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« on: January 03, 2008 02:29:07 PM »

So i made my first jacket a while ago but i just recently took pics of it. The bright crazy fabric is actually from a awesome skirt that i found at goodwill i bought it because i loved the pattern but it was quite unflattering as a skirt so now its part of my jacket. The solid purple sleeves and lining is from a sheet i had when i was little. the black fabric is from a knit shirt that i had. so it is all recycled materials! (except for the zipper)
 Smiley i was pretty pleased with it turned out, its one of the only sewing projects i've done that i have liked enough to wear out of the house haha

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i accidently made the hood to small, so i added fabric and now its way to big, but i was to lazy to change it again.  Cheesy




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« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2008 02:34:43 PM »

man, i love that loud print!  great jorb!
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« Reply #2 on: January 03, 2008 02:37:48 PM »

I think it's very cute! Maybe wear a scarf in the hoodie and nobody will notice that it's a bit big. I love that it's made from recycled stuff. You can impress a lot of people with that  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: January 03, 2008 03:30:27 PM »

Niiiiiice, I love it! And the stitching on the pocket is really neat!
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« Reply #4 on: January 03, 2008 03:44:11 PM »

wow that is some cool fabric .. I like what you did with it !
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« Reply #5 on: January 03, 2008 05:58:41 PM »

your right that fabric is awesome! its amazing what you can find to use at goodwill. one of my favorite stores! good job.
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« Reply #6 on: January 03, 2008 08:07:30 PM »

Thats really awesome!  Goodwill is a great place to find craft supplies ^.^
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