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Pattern Reviews> Vogue Patterns> 8259 (Claire Shaeffer Jacket)

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Reviewed by:becca a
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Posted on:5/6/12 10:51 PM
Last Updated:2/10/14 10:40 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 7 people   
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KathleenS said... (9/23/15 7:06 AM) Reply
Both your jackets are great but I especially like the plummy (?) colour one.
arianamaniacs said... (12/8/14 5:35 AM) Reply
wow, very impressive!
Jstarr4250 said... (2/11/14 0:15 AM) Reply
Stunning in every detail. Something to aspire to. Did you find the M& J chain to be weighty enough?
marjieco said... (2/10/14 8:12 PM) Reply
I love jackets and jacket making. It will be some time before i am as good at it as you are. Nice job!
carolynw said... (2/10/14 7:06 PM) Reply
Gorgeous jacket and your work is so impeccable.
ArtAttack said... (2/10/14 3:43 PM) Reply
Gorgeous version of this jacket! Beautiful work, timeless wardrobe staple.
MrsCharisma said... (2/10/14 10:57 AM) Reply
This is amazing!
Aussiegal76 said... (7/13/12 6:43 AM) Reply
Really beautiful result... Well done!
Athene said... (6/16/12 4:52 AM) Reply
Your jackets are so beautiful. Thank you for the review.
kws said... (5/8/12 10:45 AM) Reply
Thank you for a great review. The jackets both look good on you.
becca a said... (5/8/12 7:17 AM) Reply
Thank you all for your lovely comments! Martha, I found the wool much more malleable than the raw silk. It really allows shaping with steam.
marthamyers said... (5/7/12 10:28 PM) Reply
Beautiful jackets. I just finished a Coco-style jacket (one of CS's other Vogue versions) - my first in this style. I made mine out of silk and wished I had used wool. Did you find a lot of difference in them?
GoodbyeValntino said... (5/7/12 6:37 AM) Reply
Wow, beautiful jackets! Six weeks of sewing = a treasured heirloom garment.
Sarsez said... (5/7/12 0:26 AM) Reply
WOW! I love your jackets and the steam shaped collar is something else! I have a Chanel jacket on the bucket list. I'll be referring to review before I start.
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