Sunday, February 10, 2013

Simplicity 1504

I've had this pattern for a couple of years and when I saw a similar version on PatterReview I was inspired.  I purchased the cream colored fleece at Hancock's last year but I couldn't find the trim I wanted there but I found this cheetah print at JoAnn's. I know exposed zippers are all the rage but I'm not feeling that trend and I didn't want one in this jacket so I changed it up a bit.



 I think I spent as much time if not more on the lining. I had a very pretty lining fabric that I wanted to use but it wasn't enough so I did the sleeves in a different fabric.




 That pretty lining fabric pulled terribly so I interfaced the entire back and front.


 I also finished my GS's star blanket. I love the way it came out. Now I have to start on one for my GD.



A friend made this adorable blanket for my GD but after I washed it several of the blocks started unraveling. I don't think I can fix it and I don't have the heart to tell her.


I hope everyone has a great weekend. 

Stay Blessed.

5 comments:

gwensews said...

I like that white jacket. White with animal print trim is such a pretty combination.

Lisa H. said...

You will look good and stay warm. Very nice. Love that star blanket.

Aminat said...

Beautiful jacket

Dorothy DotDot said...

Nice work!

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