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Posted on:10/22/13 6:26 PM
Last Updated:10/28/13 6:51 PM


Vogue Patterns: 8543 by rmusic1  Vogue Patterns: 8543 by rmusic1  
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 4 people   
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Barbara V said...
Lovely work throughout! It looks beautiful on you!
10/30/13 12:45 PM
MaryDB said...
Looks wonderful on you. Nice work.
10/29/13 0:18 AM
Judy Kski said...
Stunning jacket! Love your lining.
10/28/13 3:05 PM
KarlaB said...
Beautiful Jacket!! I would love to learn it if there is a trick to getting the lining "windows" for bound buttonholes lined up.
10/23/13 9:42 PM
jlg said...
Beautiful workmanship.
10/23/13 5:29 AM
KathleenS said...
Looks great.
10/23/13 3:40 AM
sunnysewer said...
very lovely
10/23/13 0:45 AM
Adventurer said...
Beautiful, inspiring! Kudos on learning and acing bound buttonholes.
10/22/13 9:10 PM
Immelu said...
That's PERFECT!!!!!!!!
10/22/13 8:09 PM
Quickie said...
I think your jacket is fine for the wedding.have a nice day
10/5/13 11:37 PM
JuliN said...
The fit looks perfect!
9/20/13 7:48 PM
sewingcanary said...
This is destined to be a knockout, especially with bound buttonholes. You mentioned tapering the sleeve. For the most part, I think the method has been abandoned, but with slim sleeves they used to add a dart or two at elbow level which gives the sleeve a natural bend. 2 days ago I discovered a pattern making book in my stash - original publishing date 1968. The darted sleeve was the simple version of getting the fit of a 2-piece sleeve. It would be too late now, but, if interested, it might be something to look into for the future. This will be a lovely jacket!
9/20/13 3:22 PM
Dianne22 said...
Beautiful jacket going on there. The fit looks perfect on the dress form. Can't wait to see the finished product on you.
9/19/13 11:15 AM
Paulapants said...
Very, very nice! I love the style and details. You did a great job.
9/18/13 9:37 PM
Immelu said...
Looks gorgeous!
9/18/13 9:32 PM
Skye said...
very smart
9/18/13 8:09 PM
Adaire said...
Beautiful work! I think you need to move on to intermediate!
9/18/13 7:12 PM
 
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