This is a little leather button-up vest with the back left open except for two straps that criss-cross. This vest will give any outfit a little western flair, and looks great over a plain top.
This pattern is from the South Western Summer collection
Soft leather or imitation leather
Nappa leather. To make this style in size 36, you will need 1 leather skin with approx. 9 sq. ft. (1 sq. ft. = 30 × 30 cm). Ask your leather dealer about the requirements for larger sizes since leather skins can vary greatly. We recommend you take all paper pattern pieces with you when buying the leather.
fabric width: 140 cm (55 ins)
fabric length: 0.65 m (7/8 yd).
Leather interfacing, Vilene/Pellon LE 420 (or Vilene/Pellon G 785).
3 hammer-on snap fastenrs.
Textile adhesive (e.g. Rudolfix, Gutermann Klebenaht HT 2).
Glue stick (Pritt, T esa).
This pattern doesn't include seam allowance
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