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« on: July 08, 2011 03:48:07 AM »

Take a look at this designer coat made to look as if the wearer is just wrapped in a lovely down comforter/duvet! (The text is in Finnish but you get the idea from the picture.) I saw it featured in a couple of design or women's magazines last winter.

Shouldn't be too hard to make out of an old blanket?! Click on the picture to see a back view as well.
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« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2011 02:42:01 PM »

The shape looks a lot like the "cocoon" coats of the early 20th century.  Smiley

http://www.stonemountainfabric.com/shop/Patterns/Folkwear/Romantic/p/Poiret-Cocoon-Coat-sku-503.htm

http://stores.lostcoasthistorical.com/-strse-259/Sunburst-Cocoon-Coat/Detail.bok
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