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Pattern Reviews> Self Drafted Pattern> 45793-1015 (Homage to Yves Saint Laurent)

Review submitted in Lined Jacket Contest Contest
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Reviewed by:nancy2001
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Posted on:8/28/12 3:58 PM
Last Updated:8/28/12 4:46 PM
Pattern Size:Regular Petite 
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 13 people   
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dreamdesigner said... (11/21/12 9:49 AM) Reply
WOW!!! Thank you for this review. I've learned so much from it! How-tos, sources for so many items, etc.! And your end result? Absolutely fabulous! Thinking I might have to sign for that class. Thanks again! Oh, and if you ever feel the need to do another tip/tutorial, I would love to know how you went about making your belt, and a source for the buckle - I find those VERY hard to come by.
slee said... (9/28/12 7:56 AM) Reply
Wow, you are my inspiration! Lovely jacket. Job well done.
moushka said... (9/20/12 11:14 AM) Reply
YSL is also my favorite 20th c. designer. Beautiful, beautiful work. You are an inspiration with your wonderful projects. I especially love the collar you drafted. Well worth the hours of effort. I'm sure you'll enjoy wearing this jacket for many years.
ArtAttack said... (9/14/12 8:28 PM) Reply
Congrats on your win! Your jacket is completely over the top...great job!
Kristen said... (9/14/12 5:03 PM) Reply
OMG - BEAUTIFUL!!! Your jacket is absolutely breathtaking!
nancy2001 said... (9/13/12 8:21 PM) Reply
I'd like to thank everyone who voted for my Jacket which came in second in the Lined Jacket contest.
JanaL said... (9/11/12 1:34 PM) Reply
Beautiful jacket Nancy! Your work is so meticulous and beautiful, which is quite inspiring. Thank you also for the very detailed review and helpful sewing information.
nataliej said... (9/4/12 2:09 PM) Reply
this is truly a work of art!
marymary86 said... (9/2/12 5:55 PM) Reply
Your jacket is gorgeous; your review is nothing short of amazing! Thank you so much for sharing so much information. It's written so well and obviously took a lot of time and effort. I really appreciate it.
Sharonspils said... (9/1/12 6:48 PM) Reply
Stunning jacket!
Sarsez said... (9/1/12 7:33 AM) Reply
Fantastic jacket Nancy. Well done.
Athene said... (9/1/12 0:23 AM) Reply
An absolutely breathtaking jacket. Your tailoring skills are such an inspiration. Thank you for providing so many great photos of all the details. They were such a pleasure to view.
chenille said... (8/31/12 6:18 PM) Reply
Nancy, just amazing. Truly a work of art.
froggiegirl said... (8/30/12 9:27 PM) Reply
It really does look like your inspiration jacket. Also I'm very jealous of your excellent tailoring. :)
sewingsilly said... (8/30/12 6:04 PM) Reply
Magnificent!! Exceptionally well done, Nancy!!
nancy2001 said... (8/29/12 1:47 PM) Reply
Thank you so much for all your kind and generous comments.
Aroura said... (8/29/12 11:00 AM) Reply
Really an amazing Jacket Nancy. As usual, your work is absolutely impeccable!
Woolygal said... (8/29/12 10:50 AM) Reply
Absolute perfection. Bravo.
grays08 said... (8/29/12 10:10 AM) Reply
Wow....I really love this and then you throw in the belt - wow! I'm speechless! Classic sophistication with a twist - truly stunning! Your review is also top-notch, and what a great job with the pictures. You inspire me to be a better sewer. Great job!
lilikats said... (8/29/12 9:27 AM) Reply
Ciclista said... (8/29/12 9:22 AM) Reply
You are my new Sewing Hero!!
Sewing Chick said... (8/29/12 9:20 AM) Reply
Gorgeous! Thanks for the detailed review. You did a fabulous job. I see that you are also from AL. I hope you are coming to the expo in Birmingham.
redside said... (8/29/12 9:19 AM) Reply
What an amazing achievement. Perfection!
Pam~Off The Cuff~ said... (8/29/12 7:42 AM) Reply! What a stunning jacket! Thank-you for your excellent description.
Rhoda K said... (8/29/12 7:23 AM) Reply
Beautiful! Very professional job, as always.
poppykettle said... (8/29/12 6:40 AM) Reply
Words fail me. I LOVE this jacket. Your sleeve heads are perfection!
Jrhee said... (8/29/12 1:31 AM) Reply
I'm speechless - this is amazing.
Patricia from Rose Manor Farm said... (8/29/12 0:25 AM) Reply
Beautiful jacket and excellent review!
MaryDB said... (8/28/12 11:57 PM) Reply
Another exquisite jacket. Beautiful work, looks terrific on you.
SavageCoco said... (8/28/12 11:33 PM) Reply
Oh. WOW. Long live Le Smoking!
Gilberta said... (8/28/12 11:26 PM) Reply
I am so impressed!
sewnaomi said... (8/28/12 11:24 PM) Reply
Love your jacket and the inspiration jacket. It is inspiring and makes me want to make one. Great review.
Immelu said... (8/28/12 11:13 PM) Reply
That is fantastic!!!
Christas said... (8/28/12 6:12 PM) Reply
Absolutely AMAZING! You should be so proud of your impeccable sewing on this jacket! Gorgeous work!
SewWil said... (8/28/12 5:44 PM) Reply
Wow! Amazing jacket. You did a great job with this. Nice homage to YSL!
Baja Susana said... (8/28/12 5:26 PM) Reply
Stunning! YSL is one of my favorite designers. And the fashion industry feels his loss. You did a wonderful job, as usual.
PattyE said... (8/28/12 5:19 PM) Reply
nancy, it's fabulous!
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