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Laurie Gatniks Modern Jacket

Laurie Gatnik's Modern Jacket

I love to combine characteristics of traditional Jackets, hence the tweed wool fabric, with modern elements like the metallic leather collar and small patch pockets.  This is a very form fitting...

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Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket

Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket

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Watch this video tutorial to learn how to bind a seam in an unlined jacket for a beautiful finish.

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Fashionista Loki

Fashionista Loki

This is my take on a Lady Loki out on the town in Midgard. The design, while inspired by Alexandra Byrne's look for the Avengers film, is my own. No commercial patterns were used and everything was...

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One Dress for a Desert Wedding

One Dress for a Desert Wedding

This dress was made for my Father-in-Law's upcoming wedding in the high desert in June.    I fell in love with the fabric and was told to "make one of those dresses you make" out of it.  So I...

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Carols Grapevine

Carol's Grapevine

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This garment qualified Carol in the 2013 Hoffman Challenge Peacock Collection.  It is an original design that used gold thread and thousands of seed beads to attach the individual motifs.  The...

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Redfield Design

Redfield Design

This is a one piece jacket corset I created for a fashion show (I am an alternative fashion designer, so I make a lot of weird things). All of the sliver you see in applique that I applied with...

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Wedding Smoking Jacket

Wedding Smoking Jacket

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A classmate of mine from Savannah College of Art and Design invited me to her wedding in San Diego so ofcourse I had to make something to wear. Her colors scheme was greys, nudes and blushes so I...

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Boat-Neck Dress & Jacket Ensemble

Boat-Neck Dress & Jacket Ensemble

This dress and jacket ensemble was created for one of my client's attending her son's wedding. The dress is constructed from silk crepe de chine and the accompanying jacket from silk Dupioni and lace.

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Jacket

Jacket

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I made this jacket a few years ago. The pattern is Simplicity 2311. I used a suiting material and it has a raised black velvet on the floral design.

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Ghostly Black Beard

Ghostly Black Beard

My husband wanted a movie accurate costume of Black Beard's garb from 'Pirates of the Carribbean On Stranger Tides'. Since I didn't have the means or machinery to make it out of leather, we...

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ALMAS HALLOWEEN COSTUMES

ALMA'S HALLOWEEN COSTUMES

MY HUSBAND AND INJOY DRESSING UP FOR HALLOWEEN I HAVE BEEN MAKING OUR COSTUMES FOR THE PAST 12 YRS. THIS YEAR WE WENT TO OUR LOCAL HARVEST BALL WHICH IS PUT ON BY THE CHILDRENS JUSTICE CENTER IN OUR...

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He wanted a king costume - we chose infamy

He wanted a king costume - we chose infamy

Massive, massive GOT fans in this house (well the adults anyway).  So, when Mr 6 asked for a king costume , I knew exactly what he was going to get. The jacket was made using McCalls 5214 from some...

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Travel Jacket and Dress

Travel Jacket and Dress

This 100% wool dress is made using Simplicity Amazing Fit #1586. It has princess seams, an invisibe zipper and is fully lined. The jacket, from Saf-T-Pockets, is made of a drapery fabric. It is a...

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Its a pirate matey.....

It's a pirate matey.....

A priate coat for a dapper young man. Black jacquard tone on tone. Trimmed with blue satin ribbon and gold venise trim. Fully lined with inside and outter pockets.

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Altered jacket by Rita Summers

Altered jacket by Rita Summers

I made this jacket by cutting up 3 items of clothing - a red knit cotton top, a grey linen skirt and a black/grey/white tunic. I deconstructed them before restitching them together in a new way by...

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Pirate costumes

Pirate costumes

Costumes for the Seattle Seafair Pirates. Made from heavy brocade fabric trimmed with ribbon, venise lace and embroidered trims. Shirts of crinkle cotton with lace cuffs. 

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Hand-painted Jacket with High-Low Hem

Hand-painted Jacket with High-Low Hem

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Striking faux crocodile in deep orange celebrates the season. Color combination was inspired by a recent trip to Milan. I was concerned that the orange by itself would be ovewhelming, so I...

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Fall Jacket in Print Corduroy and Ruffle-knitted Collar

Fall Jacket in Print Corduroy and Ruffle-knitted Collar

This fall jacket was inspired by the colors in the printed cordoroy, which I used for the front and back panels. I knitted a rectangle of ruffle-style yarn and attached it to the asymmetic collar.

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Upscale Army Green Jacket

Upscale Army Green Jacket

Army green jackets are everywhere this fall. I wanted to add one to my fall wardrobe but I needed something I could wear to work.  I found this army green twill at The Fabric Place Basement in...

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Warm evening jacket

Warm evening jacket

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I modified Vogue 1100 jacket for this coat, the fabric is a faux astrakan, as I would be wearing it in winter I lengthened the jacket and changed the sleeves from 3/4 to full length. I decided to use...

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