Ballroom Dance > Mens Ballroom Jacket Pattern

Discussion in 'Ballroom Dance' started by Yliander, Aug 23, 2009.

  1. Yliander

    Yliander Member

    My dancepartner is wanting to get a jacket appropirate for dancing in to go with one of kilts we have a tailor who is prepared to do it just need to find a pattern

    So hoping someone here knows where we could get a pattern for a jacket from?? :flower:
  2. Joe

    Joe Well-Known Member

    Good luck with that. I've never seen a pattern that wouldn't need to be modified.
  3. robertje06

    robertje06 New Member

    Moreover, tailsuits are not that expensive anymore. a new one can cost you around 400-500 pounds by dsi for example. A used one will cost you even less, if you search you'll find ones starting at around 150 GBP.

    In other words, the hassle of making a tailsuit, doesnt make up the costs of buying one.

    Anyway goodluck searching for a pattern
  4. Joe

    Joe Well-Known Member

    I don't think one would wear a tailcoat with a kilt, though.
  5. Yliander

    Yliander Member

    thinking more of plain jacket rather than tails and reason for not buying is to get it made in fabric to match exsisting kilt

    so far no joy with pattern :(
  6. contracheck

    contracheck New Member

    Make it sure that the plain jacket does not have shoulder pads.
  7. White Chacha

    White Chacha Active Member

    I think the poster is asking about having a *dance jacket* made to match the kilt.
  8. Yliander

    Yliander Member

    that is indeed the plan!!

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