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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 2057 (Misses coat or jacket with collar and sleeve variations)

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Posted on:10/15/13 3:17 PM
Last Updated:10/15/13 3:22 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 6 people   
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wingamajig said... (10/17/13 11:06 AM) Reply
This is an amazing coat, and very flattering on you. The fit is excellent on the shoulders & bodice, nice job on the alterations.
STARG said... (10/16/13 3:20 PM) Reply
Great coat. Hand tailoring takes a long time but is well worth it and the benefits can be seen in your coat. Good job.
AndreaSews said... (10/16/13 2:59 PM) Reply
Beautiful coat!
carolynw said... (10/16/13 11:21 AM) Reply
Your 52 hours resulted in a wonderful and perfect fit coat. I love the colour. Didn't notice anything about your buttonholes until you brought it up - doubt anyone will. Congratulations on your staying wiht it (I doubt I could hve) and on this beautiful coat
Jstarr4250 said... (10/16/13 10:49 AM) Reply
All your hard work is very evident. Wonderful looking coat.
cocosloft said... (10/16/13 9:34 AM) Reply
So pretty, love the color and fabric. Great review, you clearly put a lot of time into the fit and construction of your coat, and it fits you very well. Nice work!
margy.64 said... (10/16/13 8:14 AM) Reply
Very flattering coat that fits you beautifully.
lamstu said... (10/16/13 8:09 AM) Reply
This looks like a beautifully made and well-fitted coat. Congratulations on all your hard work! Enjoy it. For a long time - I still have the hand-tailored CK coat I made 40 years ago.
msschiel said... (10/15/13 9:30 PM) Reply
This is a fantastic coat! At least you have a perfect fit.
MaryDB said... (10/15/13 9:16 PM) Reply
Beautiful coat that fits you perfectly, and looks great on you. Nice work. Thanks for the review.
BlossomKyle said... (10/15/13 9:01 PM) Reply
GREAT JOB! Wow about the 54 hours!! All that hard work paid off! Enjoy your new coat!
Mary Nanna said... (10/15/13 7:26 PM) Reply
It's lovely - the waist band in particular is very flattering. I admire all the work you put into tailoring this garment. A coat to treasure!
madbadger said... (10/15/13 5:13 PM) Reply
Oh, wanted to add a note of thanks for the warning on the horizontal buttonholes. I probably would've done the same thing!!!
madbadger said... (10/15/13 4:48 PM) Reply
Beautiful - I'd like to make a coat & had narrowed down to this and a couple of other patterns. I love the simplicity of your design, without all the embelleshmints and will likely now use this pattern. Very nice job!
NEMDF said... (10/15/13 4:34 PM) Reply
I have been watching you work on this, following your blog. The coat turned out to be VERY nice. The color is quite flattering on you. Super job!
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