Tag Archives: Coat

Downsizing a Coat

How do you feel about doing alterations? ¬†About as much fun as a wet week-end in Margate? So, round of applause please, for the simple fact that I’m getting to grips with trying to size down a coat. (OK. I … Continue reading

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London report – 50s swing coat.

The coat, the pattern derived from Burda 11/12 model 140, but ending up nothing like it. I was aiming for a 50s swing style look. The fabric is a tweedy loose weave in blue and black, and a black wool. … Continue reading

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