but after a review of the pattern's instructions felt it would be a little too much with my time restriction - maybe next time. So I opted to use this one
Only 5 pattern pieces, no lining, how simple can it get??? Now for the big question: Can I, Linda Faye Thomas Lewis, make a simple, unstructured coat without adding ANY tailoring techniques? Nope! I tried, but I just can't seem to help myself! It's so hard to unlearn what you've learned, especially when you love the results it yields.
For starters I picked this beautiful piece of gray fabric gifted to me by my friend Ebony, you remember her from The GlamDolls.
Taken from her stash that neither of us can really identify it - but we think it's a piece of kashmir fleece that Hancock's carried several years ago. My description: really dense and yummy feeling. Tailoring: so far I've added a front shoulder shield and back stay
|Making the front should shield