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Summery Acid Yellow Vest

Added Jul 12, 2016

by nrobson

Akl, New Zealand

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Description

Sequin Vest – Burdastyle 06/2010 #103, Halter Vest – Burdastyle 06/2010 #104

I found a lone scrap of semi-sheer groovy mellow-yellow material in my vintage remnants stash, and wanted to turn it into something (a greenie recently told me I appear to be practicing ‘sustainable sewing’; well I’m at least resourceful and frugal, lolz!) and I had just enough to make this easy unlined single-layer vest. It is sewn with french seams, and I used grey chiffon from the thrift store to bind the edges. Had to pin in place the entire binding to all edges, as the chiffon doesn’t hold folds/creases/iron well lol. Location: Parnell

Material Notes

’70s polyester-blend semi-sheer woven fabric in an acid yellow floral pattern, grey chiffon, orange craft ribbon for ties.

Difficulty

Novice

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Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Vest
Style
Beach, Bohemian, Casual, Vintage, Rock, Romantic
Material
Chiffon, Blends, Polyester

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    Jul 16, 2016, 07.40 AMby nrobson

    did last minute house/cat-sitting overnight, so i did a proper photo shoot in the lounge lolz. but the light was bad today as its the middle of winter….

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    Jul 14, 2016, 01.35 PMby velvetribbon

    Cute vest. Love the colour :)

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      Jul 14, 2016, 06.30 PMby nrobson

      thanks velvetribbon! xx

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    Jul 13, 2016, 02.28 PMby kisses

    Nice…like the fabric

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      Jul 14, 2016, 04.00 AMby nrobson

      thanking you dear kisses =D

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    Jul 13, 2016, 07.15 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    So nice! Lovely colors! Enjoy ;-)

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      Jul 14, 2016, 04.00 AMby nrobson

      thank u honey! ;D

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    Jul 12, 2016, 06.19 PMby liliv-1

    Adorable!!

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      Jul 12, 2016, 06.47 PMby nrobson

      thank u sweety! =)

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