THE 20 MINUTE VESTS
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Like all Real Clothes patterns, the 20 Minute Vests are well-fitting contemporary styles, designed to be easy to sew. Each of the three patterns in this series has optional cutting lines, to allow for your own creative modifications.
Choose a non-fray fabric: felt, real or faux fur/leather/suede, micro fleece, soft upholstery fabric, knits, boiled wool . . . See page two for suggested hand stitches. For machine sewing, use a narrow zigzag stitch as for fur.
1. Cut with CB on fold, or allow for seam.
shoulder/neck seams. If the vest is to be used over a heavy sweater, jacket or coat, lengthen the armholes to accommodate the sleeves.
Vary the length, the lower edge shape, or the neck edge.