Diy Mock Boys Vest

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So you were a BIG hit at your dinner party with your Mock Bow Tie.

And you made such a Lasting impression that you have been invited back again. Only thing is you cant wear the same thing again, that would simply be Unthinkable.  Time is short and you look and notice you have some Charcoal colored felt left, from a previous project. So you run to your little man’s dresser and find a shirt that fits him, stuff the sleeves inside and trace out the shape of a Vest.

Do you think you can pull it off again. You certainly hope so!! Because that Lasagna was delicious and the Chocolate Cake was, “OUT of this World”….

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I traced the shape of his T-shirt and then drew a template for the front and back piece using a straight ruler.

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I sewed my right sides together and the Top shoulders and sides. I put some faux pockets on and a felt heart. It took me about 15 min to complete.

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I hot glued some buttons on. I threw a RED one in the mix and LOVE how it came out. Not so bad looking for Felt, Huh!!

So let’s just hope we can make another GREAT impression. If so I wonder what he’ll wear next. What do you think it should be?

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Comments

  1. 1

    This is so so cute! I would love to make one or two for my little boys.
    I found your blog today and am a new follower. :)

  2. 3

    Isn’t that the cutest thing ever? I think these would be fun to make for the little guys in my life for Valentine’s Day- I’ll let you know if I get to it- xo Diana

  3. 4

    Oh my goodness!!! This is just too cute! You really made me smile with this post!!!

  4. 6

    Fun stuff! If I only had time to get back to sewing!

    • 7

      Well with things like this one you should be able to do it :) Don’t forget the buttons are HOT GLUED on.. LOL!!! :)

  5. 8

    It doesn’t matter what he wears. I just want to squeeze him. He is so cute and I can tell he is quite a little ham. Very cute vest and tie.

    • 9

      LOL!!! I am so happy you stopped in.. And, yes!! He is quite the HAM! Isn’t your granddaughter about the same age as he is?

  6. 10

    oh. my. gosh. I can’t even stand the cutenesS! thanks for linking up to Ispyrefashion!

  7. 12

    Super sweet. pinned. New like on Facebook. Like me back:)
    http://www.sewsweetvintage.com/2013/01/love-me-love-my-dog.html

  8. 13

    You are unbelievably talented! Pinned many of your projects! This is just adorable and sweet and so is your son!

  9. 14

    SUPER DUPER DARLING! pssst, did you see yourself in my recent roundup? Have a great weekend. xo, jen

  10. 15

    I love this idea! So great. I shared this on my blog today: http://www.vixenmade.com/2013/08/diy-back-to-school-fashion.html

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