Grainline Cascade Duffle Coat: DIY Plaid Checked Wool Duffle Toggle Coat

Hi Friends, Today I am sharing my most recent make – hot off the sewing machine just yesterday in fact – the Cascade Duffle Coat by Grainline Patterns. I also like to think of it as “The Coat that Almost Broke my Machine.” More on that in a moment. I did not plan on making […]

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Vogue 9043: DIY Linton Tweed Girls Flared Coat

Hello Readers, Today I am sharing a coat that I made for my daughter, Kezia, who will be 8 in January, using Vogue 9043.The fabric for the coat was purchased from (local to me) Linton Tweeds. I have mentioned this before, in the Linton Tweed show room they have pre-cut 1 metre skirt lengths that […]

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New Look 6248: DIY Pink Wool Boucle Tweed Oversized Boyfriend Spring Coat

Hello There My Friends, Today I am back to share a coat that I made using New Look 6248: what can best be described as an oversized, unstructured boyfriend style coat, which I made using a very sugary pink wool mix boucle. BTW, does anyone know what the exact difference is between boucle and tweed? […]

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