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Checked Vest

Added Mar 12, 2008

by soozy

Heerhugowaard, N...

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Description

I can say I’m proud of this one. I had a very small piece of fabric I bought a few years ago. I did’nt really liked it so I decided it would be great to experiment some with it.
I used the fabric diagonal for the front and horizontal for the back. I think it was a piece of only 60 cm so I’m glad I managed to get the checks matched. Last week I found the right clips. Saturday I wore it for the first time and I received several compliment. They did’nt knew I made it myself, so that was great.

Material Notes

cotton-linen mix

Difficulty

Novice

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    Apr 7, 2008, 01.53 PMby lcavagnolo

    This looks great!

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    Mar 12, 2008, 04.09 PMby lachatte

    I love the fastenings – they’re so cool

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    Mar 12, 2008, 10.52 AMby escorpio

    It looks great, I really like the assymmetri of it, it makes it unique.

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    Mar 12, 2008, 07.35 AMby squirrellypoo

    Looks great! I love the fastenings and you did a great job matching those plaids…

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    Mar 12, 2008, 05.00 AMby jendockter

    beautiful job on this; I really like the buckles a lot!

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