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Simplicity: 2508 (Misses Jackets) thumbsup - Type:Coat/Jacket    printable version
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Posted on:10/23/13 1:55 PM
Last Updated:10/23/13 3:40 PM
Project Photo:Simplicity: 2508 by vgawlowski

Simplicity: 2508 by vgawlowski  Simplicity: 2508 by vgawlowski  
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Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
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Pattern Description: Lined jacket

Pattern Sizing: size 8

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes

Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I like the shorter feminine sleeves

Fabric Used: Thick purple Corduroy from Joanne fabrics red tag for $5 a yard!

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I took the underarm sleeves in because they seemed a little to big, but now regret that since I used a fleece lining. Now it fits a little to snug around the arm.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? Yes

Conclusion: This was my first jacket and I am happy with the results. I will be making others.

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Quickie said...
Beautiful colour and very good style for you. Congrats
10/23/13 4:23 PM
madbadger said...
Love your version! The color is fab!
10/23/13 4:38 PM
grays08 said...
Very cute and congrats on your first jacket, wahoo! : ) Love the color too.
10/23/13 7:29 PM
akyramoto said...
wow what a great color & fit! I have this pattern, you have inspired me to think about tackling it! what a great first coat!
10/23/13 7:52 PM
KathleenS said...
Well done on your first jacket!
10/25/13 4:26 AM
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