Here is a perfect way to use up some of your fabric stash by designing and sewing it into a fun and unique long vest. Yardage and pre-cuts may augment your collection, sewn onto a base knit fabric using raw-edge patching. Any simple vest pattern may be used, and there will be sample vests available for your inspiration. Sewing machine in good working order required.
Mary Sue Fenner’s background in fibers comes from Clothing, Textiles, Design and Art studies at U. WI-Stout, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Polytechnic in England, Kansas U. and UW-Milwaukee. Her colorful, creative wearables are seen in area shows, galleries, magazines such as Handwoven, Belle Armoire, Altered Couture, Sew Somerset and Haute Handbags, and won the WI Handweavers Inc.’s “Loominosity” HGA Award. She serves on the WI Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts Board.No tags for this post.