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Fancy black ruffle vest

Added Dec 6, 2010

by nikkishell

Melbourne, Austr...

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Description

Simple cropped vest made from pre-ruffled jersey.
Loosely based on a pattern from Burda Style magazine 04/10. I used the basic shape but made the pattern 2 pieces instead of 3 with a princess seam. I also needed to adjust the shape under the arm in the side seam due to the alterations. I left the edges raw.

It was incredibly easy and very quick to make (whipped it up when we had a quiet 5 minutes at work one afternoon).

I’d like to make more of these in different fabrics, maybe reversible? A linen one would be nice!

Material Notes

45cm of Fancy Frills Black

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Vest
Style
Casual
Material
Cotton, Other

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    Dec 7, 2010, 11.09 AMby nikkishell

    Thanks :)

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    Dec 6, 2010, 12.41 PMby carottesauvage

    Yay!! pixie crops rule! Jersey comes pre ruffled those days… that’s progress! The bolero looks super great for its 5minutes+ conception!

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    Dec 6, 2010, 11.54 AMby hdk100

    It looks really cool! And your haircut fits it too! :)

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