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From: bridesmom
Date: 10-13-2005, 01:08 AM (1 of 15)
here's the vest I made with the knitted collar. I zigzagged it on the inside then folded it over and hand tacked it along the outside. I'm really pleased with how it turned out, I decided to play with my embroidery stitches on the Pfaff sewing machine and added some trim.
vest close up (
vest (
Tickled pink with my Innovis 4000D
User: bridesmom
Member since: 01-21-2004
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From: SummersEchos
Date: 10-13-2005, 01:46 AM (2 of 15)
Nice vest Laura, isn't it fun to be able to add those little extras!

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Member since: 09-29-2004
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From: DorothyL
Date: 10-13-2005, 08:03 AM (3 of 15)
That is just beautiful
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From: LauraM62
Date: 10-13-2005, 08:11 AM (4 of 15)
Looks really great! :up:
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If everyone cared and nobody cried; If everyone loved and nobody lied; If everyone shared and swallowed their pride; Then we'd see the day when nobody died --'If Everyone Cared' by Nickelback
User: LauraM62
Member since: 08-10-2003
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From: bren
Date: 10-13-2005, 09:13 AM (5 of 15)
What a good idea...Looks Great
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Member since: 11-30-2002
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From: Dede
Date: 10-13-2005, 11:33 AM (6 of 15)
WOW! I love it. Nice touch with the collar.
User: Dede
Member since: 03-23-2001
Total posts: 469
From: Magot
Date: 10-13-2005, 12:08 PM (7 of 15)
The decorative stitching just zings it up a treat Laura, well done.
love and kisses, Jan
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Member since: 12-22-2002
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From: esrun3
Date: 10-13-2005, 01:25 PM (8 of 15)
It looks great Laura! Thanks for sharing with us.
User: esrun3
Member since: 12-02-2004
Total posts: 2345
From: woodywoodpecker
Date: 10-13-2005, 11:45 PM (9 of 15)
I think that your vest looks great!!! Nice job!
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Member since: 11-07-2003
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From: Karebear
Date: 10-15-2005, 08:23 AM (10 of 15)
It is beautiful.... thank you for sharing

Karen :up:
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Member since: 01-24-2002
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From: MaryW
Date: 10-17-2005, 10:31 AM (11 of 15)
Very nice touch. :up:
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Member since: 06-23-2005
Total posts: 2542
From: Sailorliz
Date: 10-17-2005, 03:04 PM (12 of 15)
It is really cute! You did a great job. Thanks for sharing.
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User: Sailorliz
Member since: 07-20-2004
Total posts: 386
From: ashlynnsgramma
Date: 10-19-2005, 11:53 PM (13 of 15)
I love the collar!!! It really sets it off!!! :up:
User: ashlynnsgramma
Member since: 10-12-2005
Total posts: 6
From: mommydionne
Date: 10-22-2005, 01:40 PM (14 of 15)
Cute!!! :up:
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Member since: 01-08-2004
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From: fronno
Date: 10-23-2005, 09:01 PM (15 of 15)
Superb, bridesmom
With kind regards,
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Member since: 04-26-2004
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