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 I was determined to finish the pelisse last night. I only had about an hour to work on it during the day, but when I came home from seeing Sister Act last night, I went straight into the sewing room to finish. 

I did a machined hem, with the cotton batting inside the bottom inch. I did two rows of stitching higher on the hem, too, to represent where a second padded row should be, but since it's not actually padded, it doesn't really show up. Maybe that's something I'll change in the future, but I doubt it. I also added my tassel/button trim at the CB, inspired by the extant one.

And here it is:



Date: 2017-06-05 12:27 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] elizabeth_mn
Ooh pretty!

Date: 2017-06-05 12:59 pm (UTC)
nuranar: Hortense Bonaparte. La reine Hortense sous une tonnelle à Aix-les-Bains (1813) by Antoine Jean Duclaux. (Default)
From: [personal profile] nuranar
That is excellent! Very well done!

Date: 2017-06-05 03:52 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] mala_14
Looks gorgeous! All the little details, like the ruched sleeve, the tassels, and the double collar, make it extra special!

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