Striped wool vest

Added Mar 22, 2012

by petitejosette

Vancouver, Canada

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Description

This is vest 125B from Burda Magazine October 2010.
It is made out of !00% wool stripe fabric. It is a petite pattern and I had to make adjustments for long torso, and small back/chest.
It came together really easily and I am thrilled with the result!

more info and photos on my blog: Petitejosette

Material Notes

100% wool for the shell
cotton/silk blend for the lining

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Vest
Style
Casual, Military, Rock
Material
Cotton, Blends, Silk, Wool

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    Mar 31, 2012, 02.06 AMby servareginae

    This vest is very well made,… and very cute.

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    Mar 29, 2012, 02.28 PMby micsy

    nice!

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    Mar 28, 2012, 09.51 PMby marec

    Very flattering!

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    Mar 28, 2012, 09.01 PMby corinneski

    That’s a lovely waistcoat. I’ve been eyeing off this pattern ever since I first saw it in the magazine. I think you’ve shown me I should just get on with it. We’re in autumn in Sydney, Australia, and a waistcoat like this will be just the perfect addition to the wardrobe.

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      Mar 30, 2012, 04.47 PMby petitejosette

      Hi Corinne.
      You should totally go for it! This project came together really fast. I made a muslin because the pattern is “petite size” and I’m rather tall, but other than that it was really easy to sew.

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    Mar 28, 2012, 08.33 PMby threadsquare

    Very chic and well-made! It suits you nicely.

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    Mar 24, 2012, 03.27 PMby flowergirl22

    lovely, must keep you warm?

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    Mar 22, 2012, 08.55 PMby janul

    beautiful, love the fabric and everything!

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    Mar 22, 2012, 08.00 PMby bridlin

    very cool!

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    Mar 22, 2012, 01.22 PMby Nalaharley

    I love vests that you can use in your everyday clothing choice! just amazing….I’m addicted to wearing my favoriate pices…they are comfy,functional and they just look amazing!!!! i’m inspired to make this in gray and black!!! :)

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      Mar 30, 2012, 04.49 PMby petitejosette

      Go for it! Vests are such good wardrobe builder! This one came together really easily plus if you go with plain fabric you won’t have to worry about matching anything – which is what took me the longest…

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/striped-wool-vest