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How to make an uber cute vest
i was going for the preppy retro look and i decided to cut my own snazzy vest

Posted by tarrah. from California, California, United States • Published See tarrah.'s 8 projects »
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  • How to stitch a knit or crochet sweaters. Rad Sweatervest - Step 1
    Step 1

    get a regular sweater
    (i used my moms 80's retro print one)

  • How to stitch a knit or crochet sweaters. Rad Sweatervest - Step 2
    Step 2

    cut out the arms with a tiny indent so your under tshirt shows
    ( you can use the arms for leg warmers afterwards)

  • How to stitch a knit or crochet sweaters. Rad Sweatervest - Step 3
    Step 3

    after you cut out the arms measure 1" or 1.5" from the collar and use a pencil or ruler to draw a "v"... the length of the "v" neck depends on how many inches you cut each side

  • How to stitch a knit or crochet sweaters. Rad Sweatervest - Step 4
    Step 4

    make sure you lift up the neck part and cut only the front not the back

  • Step 5

    then just accessorize!! i used buttons for mine!

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tarrah.
tarrah. · California, California, US · 8 projects
sorry that was my 1st project so i didnt get to take actual pictures of the vest but ill put some up and ill show them to you!
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Jocelyn
Jocelyn · Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US · 17 projects
do you have any pictures of the one you did? this looks like you just grabbed a picture off the internet and erased it in paint (not to be offensive, but i know paint =P)
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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1398 projects
Fab job!
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aya R.
aya R. · Brooklyn, New York, US · 17 projects
This is really cool! great idea
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Dolly
Dolly · 26 projects
heh! luv it!
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tarrah.
tarrah. · California, California, US · 8 projects
hope you like it! the radness depends on how you decorate it afterwards
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