Coat is single layer, has pockets in side seams, and outer edges have no hems or facings. Outer edges can be finished with straight stitches and will fray on some fabrics, or edges can be serged, finished with zig-zag or decorative stitches. View A has collar, lapel, and two button front closure. View B has shawl attached to neckline, and one button front closure. Note: Wrong side of fabric will show.