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Topic: Pea Coat to Cute, Swingy Sleeve Coat  (Read 3853 times)
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« on: September 10, 2007 09:17:35 PM »

Ok...
I made a duct tape dress form last Thursday, and I wanted to try it out on this boxy, un-shapely mens pea coat I got from Old Navy about, 5 years ago. Just....ugly it was!

So, I ripped the whole thing apart, and put it back together again. I am proud of this. I am going to use it as my fall coat instead of buying a new one.

On Me..Cheesing and happy...In my PJ shorts of course.


On My Form.

I have worked on this for like, four days off and on, I keep going back to it, but now it is perfect!
It is posted in the Curvacious Crafters forum also, but, meh, I am being a post whoozit!
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« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2007 04:31:53 AM »

awesome  Wink nice work, i like the collar.
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« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2007 06:07:12 AM »

Adorable! I really like the length of the sleeves. It'd be fabulous with a scarf and a pair of long gloves on a chilly day.  Or is fall not scarf and gloves cold in other places? Hmm.... Or a cute pair of arm warmers.  Lots of possibilites.  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2007 06:55:52 AM »

What a fun piece you made!
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« Reply #4 on: September 11, 2007 03:35:11 PM »

That's pretty dang awesome.
I might just try that myself.
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« Reply #5 on: September 26, 2007 08:27:10 PM »

It looks so cute!
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« Reply #6 on: October 24, 2007 11:27:02 AM »

very pretty, I just luv the swing coat style!
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