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InstructionsThis pattern has instructions for all kinds of adjustments. I did do a FBA and also graded for the wide hips. It was a challenge. My pics are taken after I've worn it out already, so it needs a press again. Once I had completed it, I took it to the dry cleaner for a professional pressing (it cost me $3.50 and I thought it was worth it). They got my sleeve caps all sorted so there are no ...
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Type of item: Clothing
Grey suiting fabric. Grey floral satin for the lining, 95%poly/5% spandex. McCalls Blazer M6172 View C without pockets.
What was your inspiration?
I needed a blazer that actually fits.
What are you most proud of?
Well fitting, comfortable blazer that no one asked if it was "home made".
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Two pieces sleeves, lining, fusible interfacing.... etc, so not a project for a beginner.