Coats & Jackets

McCall’s 9576 Reversible Jacket/Coat Finally Finished!

YES!  It took a while since my initial post here... because I was otherwise occupied and didn't get around to finishing it until yesterday!!! Below is a shot of stitching the pocket lining to the coat: That was the, "teaser"....    And now,... presenting: "TA-DA!!!": Washable in cold water; hang dry. I tug a little… Continue reading McCall’s 9576 Reversible Jacket/Coat Finally Finished!

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Green Fleece Coat: A.K.A. “Laundry Blues”… McCall’s 9576

  McCall's 9576 2 Hour Reversible Jacket©1998 (2 hours my foot...). ~:^O I made this reversible fleece coat a handful of years ago with a matching reversible hat. My friend really liked it.... she wanted it! Personally, I considered it quite simple and unflattering; but it did keep me warm and machine washed like a… Continue reading Green Fleece Coat: A.K.A. “Laundry Blues”… McCall’s 9576

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G’s Checked Coat

I think this was a Simplicity pattern; I made it several years ago and posted it on my old Adrienne's Armoire blog: It really went together easily; especially since my daughter, G needed no pattern adjustments. A beautiful hand washable wool, it really looks quite impressive on her tall and slender build. Alas; she wore… Continue reading G’s Checked Coat