It's been a pretty long and grim winter around here...well, probably not by the standards of any truly cold and grim place, but for a soft-bellied Aucklander, it's been freezing. Finally, though, a walk around the streets has yielded glimpses of stuff like this:
...which led me to think that this:
...would be a nice lining for this jacket, BWOF 2008-08-115, made in black wool:
...which I am looking forward to making at the Palmer Pletsch tailoring workshop I'm attending at the end of the month.
So there you go. A woolly jacket with a little bit of spring on the inside. Just the thing to bring a bit of fabricy good cheer to a cold day.
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