The Denim Blazer

It’s finished! Or has been a while now, I’ve just been too busy to post anything.
The actual real suit is well on the way too, so all is good so far.

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The biggest problem with this was that the fabric is way too bulky. The sleeves also came out a bit less than perfect, which I have to take into consideration while making the actual suit jacket. But other than that, I’m really quite proud of this! Yay! I used a slightly modified version of Burda’s Ehren as the pattern.

 

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I have to admit that there have been times when I regret ever volunteering to do this suit-project, but overall I think it’ll be worth it, especially as a learning experience.

Next week I’ll get some well deserved rest though, as we’re going to Paris!

- Sadie

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7 thoughts on “The Denim Blazer

  1. Juliet says:

    Wow, looking good – and enjoy your break too!

  2. marjtrundle says:

    Congratulations on making this jacket. You should be so proud of yourself. It may not be perfect in your eyes but for me it looks like a beautifully sewn and constructed jacket. I am sure you have learnt plenty and it will be valuable for the next project-the suit. Have a wonderful time in Paris and I hope you can get to do a bit of fabric shopping there.

  3. lakaribane says:

    I love it! I have to make 3 suits for work and denim is on my list. My choice feels validated by this awesome blazer!!!

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