>Suit, Circa 1937, Part II

>Ok, the jacket is finished! I’m really pleased with the way it came out. I’m going to take a little break from the suit and try to whip up a pair of shorts for the weekend, but I’ll be back on it next week. I’m really excited about the possibilities of this suit. I can wear the jacket with a tan or white skirt, the skirt with a tan or white jacket or pretty blouse- I just love mix and match! And so appropriate for the wardrobe saavy 30s gal, too! I’m bigger than the form, but you get the idea.

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12 Responses to >Suit, Circa 1937, Part II

  1. Adalee says:

    >Wowie, wow, wow!

  2. >You are so talented it blows my mind!! By the way, I'm the one who bought the 1940s black shoes from your Etsy store the other day and I wanted to say THANKS. They are MINT, they arrived SOO quickly and they fit me PERFECTLY.XOXO

  3. >It looks amazing. I took tailoring in college and made my boyfriend a 3 piece suit. That was the first and last time I ever made a jacket. You did a wonderful job.

  4. Trixie says:

    >You are really incredibly talented!

  5. reilly says:

    >Gorgeous! Love the huge lapels!

  6. >Wow. It's beautiful!-Andi x

  7. Meg says:

    >Looking good! I think you could have gone with either pattern — the houndstooth does (as I suspected) read as a neutral since it is so tiny. Yay!

  8. casey says:

    >Oh wow! I love how simple it is, and yet the angled front closure looks so dramatic! You are a sewing whiz–you must be the fastest seamstress I know! 😀

  9. AlohaAroha says:

    >Awesome! It looks fantastic – can't wait to see the skirt!

  10. Marcine M. says:

    >Oh, I love it! You're definitely making Jean Arthur proud!

  11. Kate says:

    >I liked it in the first pics, but then I scrolled down and saw the lapels open – WOW. I love love love it.

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