Monthly Archives: March 2012

Hooray!

Happy I am that this is finally complete! The sleeve construction maybe shows better in this picture.If you squint at it you can just see the princess seams. Inside, there’s a sleeve head support, made from some scraps of lambswool … Continue reading

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Jacket project

Hanger shot of the jacket I made whilst in London, a quick project. The fabric is nicer than it looks in the picture, it has an all over jaquard type of pattern. Below is the business end of the pattern … Continue reading

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Red coat continues

Then stops! After the sleeves were in, I liked it enough to make a few yards of piping in black wool and tack it round the front and collar stand. Its ready to have the facings put on. The piping … Continue reading

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Red wool bouclĂ© coat

Or maybe a UFO in the making. The project has gone on hold so many times for Real Life issues, urgent sewing projects, quick projects and not so quick projects fitted in as a distraction, I’m getting that bad feeling … Continue reading

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