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Summer Suit

Added Jun 2, 2008

by mandypandy

Temple, Texas, U...

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Description

First time making a vest and pants! The pants (city shorts) surprised me; it was easier than I thought to make pants that fit! I’ll never buy ill-fitting pants again! (don’t know why I did in the first place). I think the vest turned out well. I was looking for a polished look, so I went without tabs in the back. My first time to make button holes! Fun!

Material Notes

Cotton fabric, buttons

Difficulty

Novice

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    Jun 4, 2008, 06.24 AMby kristino

    I just love this – the shorts are perfect! Love the neck on the vest and the tiny pockets.

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    Jun 3, 2008, 01.33 PMby lxandra

    very stylish and well made!

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    Jun 3, 2008, 11.11 AMby mandypandy

    The vest was Simplicity 4079, 4135 for shorts

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    Jun 3, 2008, 08.49 AMby mmmrphs

    Ooooh, I really like the vest. Did you use a pattern for either the shorts or the vest?

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    Jun 3, 2008, 12.24 AMby lybu

    I like it. Your Suit looks great and professional made. It fits you perfect.

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    Jun 2, 2008, 07.07 PMby kandakane

    Nice job. A nice look of sophistication and yet casual! Think I just may try it myself…but I’ll send it to you for the button holes!

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    Jun 2, 2008, 11.59 AMby dianacirne

    I like it a lot!! This is a great suit! With shors is great!

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