The Light and Dark of Vests

Added Jun 14, 2010

by sewenggirl88

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Description

Here are two vests I made simultaneously using leftovers from my stash of fabric. Vests are great for that because the pieces are small enough, and there aren’t that many pieces that you can get a lot out of just a little fabric. The dark gray vest is left over denim from a pair of pants for my nephew with some awesome technicolor tiger striped lining, and the light khaki vest is made of a pair of men’s pants I got for only $2, the lining is made of a pair of extra large men’s liberty print boxers from Target (so excited about the car print!)

I’ve used this pattern before, these are #3 and 4 in my collection of vests from this pattern and I love it. It fits perfectly and adds that extra touch of cool to just about any outfit!

Material Notes

Gray denim, cotton

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Vest
Style
Business, Classic, Preppy
Material
Cotton, Denim

Credits

Simplicity

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    Jan 23, 2011, 04.35 AMby paticastri

    Que buen trabajo, además de creativo; se puede ver como reutilizar telas de nuestro viejo vestuario, para crear uno nuevo más bonito, sofisticado y versátil.

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    Jun 14, 2010, 08.14 PMby daydreamer1987

    I love these, especially the dark one. Definitely on my to do list of projects.

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    Jun 14, 2010, 08.00 PMby marloncosta

    Beautiful vest! I love the closure and the fun lining!

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    Jun 14, 2010, 05.42 PMby kstyled

    I love! vests. I am especially fond of the lining in yours. Thanks for posting.

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    Jun 14, 2010, 05.02 PMby dilshadburman

    very very nice! What pattern did you use?

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    Jun 14, 2010, 04.49 PMby kimboat

    love these, the lining adds the perfect amount of flare

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