Black Wool Coat with Sequin Beaded Hem and Patchwork Pockets
Black Wool Coat with Sequin Beaded hem at sleeve and hem. Patchwork silk satin pockets and jet buttons. this is Version 2 of the Mary Smith Coat, read more about the story below.
Bust: 41" -43"
Waist: 32"- 34"
Hip: 42"- 44"
A Coat Story
Years ago Mrs Smith asked me to make her a coat. I think I was a student at FIT, but was a pretty advanced with my sewing skills....however I was really scared going into making a coat. I didn’t want to disappoint, mess up, ruin my friendship with her daughter.
The original coat was a wrap coat made from a Cashmere or Wool or a Cashmere/Wool
blend. It was really expensive! She was really happy with the coat and I am always grateful that she had that confidence and trust in me making such and important piece