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Posted on:6/26/13 7:08 AM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 7 people   
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sewgerenuk said... (3/12/14 5:47 PM) Reply
This coat is absolutely gorgeous! Well worth the frustration entailed. You should've taken more pictures of yourself wearing it, you deserve to show it off!
dingyadi said... (6/27/13 9:33 AM) Reply
It is spectacular. I'm glad you went on with it as the end result is lovely.
LOST_kitty_k said... (6/27/13 9:18 AM) Reply
Thank you so much for the great review! Your coat is gorgeous! I also cut my fabric for the same pattern a few years ago and have moved it into the must finish pile so I will be thinking of your review when I get to it.
wildberrymom said... (6/27/13 8:41 AM) Reply
Perseverance paid off--what a beautiful coat!
GoodbyeValntino said... (6/27/13 7:11 AM) Reply
WOW! It looks very, very difficult.
ak21 said... (6/27/13 3:21 AM) Reply
aaah, thanks so much ladies x
marycds said... (6/27/13 2:35 AM) Reply
So beautiful!
wimmie said... (6/27/13 1:10 AM) Reply
just absolutely drop dead beautiful...great job.
sunnysewing said... (6/26/13 10:38 PM) Reply
Wow! Great job on finishing it! I'm so impressed you stuck it through. You have a gorgeous coat now! I was on the edge of my chair reading your review wondering about the buttons ;-) so funny.
SewWil said... (6/26/13 9:01 PM) Reply
Wow!!!! Gorgeous coat! Great job.
Claverie said... (6/26/13 7:58 PM) Reply
Gorgeous. Absolutely.
liliv said... (6/26/13 4:21 PM) Reply
Amazing coat!
nicegirl said... (6/26/13 1:51 PM) Reply
So glad you finally got to finish this--it is gorgeous! The color and the unusual design were worth the hassle.
carolynw said... (6/26/13 1:38 PM) Reply
If you aren't sure you made an amazing coat in a drop dead colour step outside with it on and watch the traffic stop and heads turn - this is to die for so it was time well spent after all ? Love it but not sure I will be the girl in cream with this pattern
a life in stitches said... (6/26/13 1:12 PM) Reply
I am so glad you persevered. I remember your 1st despairing review-it was timely because I too had the pattern. V8550 sums up all I love and hate about Vogue, great design but what a struggle when their idea of ease and fit doesn't match mine.
ThreadsofFaith said... (6/26/13 8:30 AM) Reply
So beautiful! Congratulations on persevering... it was really worth the struggle
ArtAttack said... (6/26/13 8:06 AM) Reply
Gorgeous coat...congrats on a job well done! Enjoy wearing will certainly turn heads!
evelynhughes said... (6/26/13 7:43 AM) Reply
This coat is really awesome! Well done
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