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Posted on:1/23/13 11:33 AM


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miausiau said...
The sleeve pocket is brilliant, just the sort of personalized touch self made clothes can have.
1/23/13 11:48 AM
French.Seam said...
Thanks, Miausiau. I had one on a RTW jacket, and it was really easy to copy. (Mary Mulari taught me to do pockets).
1/23/13 12:16 PM
SavageCoco said...
Ditto on the brilliance of the sleeve pocket! I'm so stealing that idea.
1/23/13 3:22 PM
trinicity said...
Very well done
1/23/13 5:19 PM
norie creates said...
This is beautiful and very clever adding a sleeve pocket! It looks great on you from the pic.
1/23/13 7:16 PM
KarlaB said...
Ditto on the sleeve pocket comments! I'd never seen one before! Very pretty fabric, and it looks like a very nice and flattering fit! (not boxy-looking at all IMO)
1/24/13 0:35 AM
French.Seam said...
KarlaB: I made clumsy darts in the front & back to reduce the boxy, shapeless shape of this jacket. I DO prefer jackets to cardies, I'm still searching for that perfect informal casual indoor jacket
1/24/13 4:05 AM
Danvillegirl said...
I like the sleeve pocket idea. Lovely jacket.
1/24/13 7:02 AM
Silknmore said...
Beautiful jacket. Love the style.
1/24/13 9:28 AM
NJcowgirl said...
Love the jacket and the sleeve pocket is wonderful.
1/24/13 10:41 AM
 
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