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Time:0h35
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, California, United States
2009
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Have an old pair of jeans that you love? Make them into a vest you love even more. (-;

Takes time but in no time you'll have your own style of vest's. BARE WITH ME, THIS IS MY FIRST PROJECT.


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Instructions

  1. How to make a vest / waistcoat. Jean Vest #1 - Step 1 1

    Get your jeans!

  2. How to make a vest / waistcoat. Jean Vest #1 - Step 2 2

    Get your sissors & cut off the waistband, leaving seam allowence. The waistband will be used later.

  3. How to make a vest / waistcoat. Jean Vest #1 - Step 3 3

    Cut from the knees down, (front and back), and cut off the seam at the bottom.

  4. How to make a vest / waistcoat. Jean Vest #1 - Step 4 4

    Than cut the halves off as shown. The "X"'s will be your discards.

  5. How to make a vest / waistcoat. Jean Vest #1 - Step 5 5

    Now take your two "L-shaped" material's and cut them curvy as shown. AND flip inside out for the sewing machine.




  6. How to make a vest / waistcoat. Jean Vest #1 - Step 6 6

    Take you're two "L"'s and sew them together by the long side.

  7. How to make a vest / waistcoat. Jean Vest #1 - Step 7 7

    Now turn the vest right-side out and sew all the seams shut, and make the two curvy parts on top of each other.

  8. 8

    Now take your wait band and the button part and sew towards the left side and leave the rest of the waitband off.

  9. How to make a vest / waistcoat. Jean Vest #1 - Step 9 9

    Now you have your complete vest, (-: Leave feedback and tell me what you think. Any questions feel free to message me. Thanks.

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