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Wool Suit - Dale

June 10, 2010 by Britex Fabrics 2 comment(s)

Dale is wearing a wool tailored jacket and skirt in shades of toast. She chose the skirt pattern because the front seams line up with the jackets princess seams, forming a sleek vertical look. The jacket was made from a McCall’s Palmer and Pletsch pattern, and the skirt from a Style pattern (both are discontinued.) The skirt fabric was bought a few months ago from Britex’s wool sale table, the jacket is Britex wool flannel with silk charmeuse lining, and all of the notions were found on Britex’s 3rd floor. Dale demonstrated her finely honed sewing skills with numerous fitting alterations, made easier by the jacket’s multiple seams.

2 Response to Wool Suit - Dale

  • Ellen says:

    The model and the suiting are exquisite! Absolutely beautiful structure, fit, and finish.

    June 10, 2010 at 11:44 pm

  • Ronda Chaney says:

    Dale certainly deserved the A she received in the Tailoring class at Canada College in Redwood City, CA. The suit is beautiful from fabrics from Britex.

    Ronda Chaney, Instructor

    June 13, 2010 at 9:34 pm