Completed the jacket – B6104

I finally got the jacket I’d been working on done. I feel like it’s been forever, but it was really only about two weeks. There are quite a few pieces to the pattern, but once you get going, it really isn’t hard to sew together.

I made View D, which is the one with a high collar. The fabric is a wool blend coating I bought from LowPriceFabric.com. It’s raspberry wool with a lining to match.

I have to say I really LOVE this jacket. It’s warm (it was in the 30’s when I took these pictures). And the fit is great. I didn’t change anything about the pattern. That’s what I like.

The length of this view was perfect for me. I could see myself making this again using a different view and a different type of fabric. I think this pattern is pretty versatile in that regard.

One more thing, this is a picture of the robe I made at the end of last year. It’s red fleece and very warm and cozy.

I used McCall’s 4320 for this which has been my go-to pattern for robes and pj pants.

15 thoughts on “Completed the jacket – B6104

  1. You did a great job with your coat! It's really pretty on you! Thanks for showing your red robe, it looks as nice as I thought it would too! You've come a very long way in your sewing and it shows!

  2. The jacket is beautiful! The color of the wool-blend fabric is rich and warm and the style of the jacket is classy. I always enjoy seeing the result of your latest project. Mrs. L from CO

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