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Closet Case Kelly Anorak 2.0

I love when a project turns out better than you anticipated. I love my new coat! I began this version soon after I completed my first anorak in October. I liked that jacket so I knew I wanted to make it again but with changes. The pattern is Closet Case’s Kelly Anorak and this time I bought the lining expansion pack. The main fabric is a ripstop cotton – the same as my last anorak but…

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Sewaholic Cypress Cape

I’m back from my trip to Hot Springs National Park. Unfortunately, it didn’t rain so I never got to use my newest creation while I was there – hence we get some moldy-backyard-fence-photos of my Cypress Cape. The Sewaholic Cypress Cape is essentially a gussied up rain poncho but it has some nice features that made me want to sew it – semi-circle sleeves for range of movement, those awesome back pleats, pockets, and options for…

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First Coat of the Season

Well, sort of. This is more like a slightly cropped, three quarter sleeve jacket, but since it never gets too cold in Texas, this counts as a coat! Can you believe that with all my undying love for Wendy Mullin’s designs that I didn’t own this pattern (Simplicity 4109)? Now it is out of print so I tracked it down on ebay. There is another one of the Built by You coat patterns out there…

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