Article includes a substrate, a bond coat disposed on the substrate, an environmental barrier coating disposed on the bond coat, and a patterned abradable coating disposed on the second top coat. The environmental barrier coating includes an intermediate layer disposed on the bond coat, a sealing layer disposed on the intermediate layer, a first top coat disposed on the sealing layer, and a second top coat disposed on the first top coat. The first top coat is different from the second top coat.
 This invention was made with Government support under contract number DE-FC26-05NT42643 awarded by U.S. Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in this invention.