Look at this. Remember how I was saying I wished I could make that Burberry coat? This is Lekala patterns: Waisted Coat, number 4298.
And the Burberry Coat, for comparison:
Wow. So I could sew my inspiration. Now the question is, do I really want to? All of that seaming... it could be a disaster! Or, at the very least, a difficult first coat experience.
While I'm at it, this one (Lekala 5087) is totally classic: