Simplicity 2256 »
InstructionsI lengthened the garment some for my height and used a Hong Kong finish on all interior seams for this unlined jacket. I also made bound buttonholes since my fabric did not like the automatic buttonhole foot.
Type of item: Clothing
Style: Classic, Traditional
Raw silk novelty weave
What are you most proud of?
Using some of my stash fabric, and trims to make an item that I will wear.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
This is a versatile pattern for a short coat or "Car coat" as we used to say. I really like the double collar.