|The 11/14/14 post discussed my issues with wool shrinkage during the construction of this jacket.|
The polo neckline dress was created last fall using the couture quilting techniques taught by Susan Khalje; see the 9/7/14 post French Jacket Sewing Techniques for further information. I love the dress but I felt I needed a jacket for cool evenings. The jacket features the same quilting techniques as the dress.
|The bottom of the dress pockets is visible along the jacket hem|
http://www.zipperstop.com/product/ykk-3-lite-weight-invisible-separating-3/ was ideal because I did not want the closure to be a focal point.
|Invisible zipper installed on the right jacket front|
|Invisible zipper installed on the left jacket front|
|The plaid pattern is matched across the invisible zipper|