Plaid Flannel Schoolboy Vest

schoolboy vest

Both of my boys have recently outgrown the Schoolboy Vests I made them last spring, and I thought Christmas would be a great time to make new ones! I ended up going a different route with Wyatt (you may have seen some peeks of that on Instagram), but I can’t get over how handsome Weston looks in his vest. [Read more…]

Plaid Polly Peasant Christmas Dress

polly peasant dress

This week I get to share my kids’ Christmas outfits with you! First up is Hattie. With so much great plaid fabric available right now, I decided to do a “plaid Christmas”. For the kids, at least. The jury is still out on what I’ll wear… [Read more…]

Thanksgiving PDF Pattern Sale!

PDF pattern sale

I hope all of you in the US had a wonderful Thanksgiving! Being both Canadian and American (okay, full disclosure, I’m technically only Canadian still but Joel and the kids are dual) has it’s benefits – yesterday was our second Thanksgiving celebration for 2014, and we had a great day spent with just the six of us. I have many many things to be grateful for, including all of you! Thank you for reading and all of the support of this blog and my pattern endeavors.

From now until Monday, December 1, enjoy 25% off all PDF patterns in my shop with code “thankful25“, and if you purchase 3 or more patterns, you can use code “thankful40” to get 40% off your total purchase! Happy sewing!

Pretty in Peplum Dress & Top PDF Pattern – It’s Here!

Peplum Dress Pattern

The perfect mix between dressy and casual! The Pretty in Peplum Dress & Top PDF Pattern will add a little class to your knit sewing, without sacrificing comfort!

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Schoolboy Vest PDF Pattern is Here!

Schoolboy Vest Pattern

Just in time for your Easter sewing, the Schoolboy Vest PDF Pattern is here! This slim fitting vest is both modern and versatile, and can be dressed up or down!

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With 12 sizes included, you’ll be able to keep your little man looking sharp from size 6 months to size 12 years.

Schoolboy Vest Pattern

Choose between two pocket options…

Welt pockets (the detailed instructions will make you feel like they’re a breeze!)

Schoolboy Vest Pattern

Or faux welt pockets.

Schoolboy Vest Pattern

Add back ties for a professional finish!
 Schoolboy Vest Pattern

Whatever options you choose, your little bookworm will be pleased as punch.

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Hate figuring out how to space and place the buttonholes? No fear, the pattern includes a buttonhole guide to take all the guess work out and will give you perfect buttonhole placement for each size!

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Pattern Details:

  • recommended experience level: beginner
  • Sizes included: 6-12m, 12-18m, 18-24m, 2T, 3T, 4T, 5T, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12
  • full color photographs and detailed instructions to guide you through each step
  • full sized professional pattern pieces
  • tips for sizing
  • tips for making a reversible vest
  • options for faux welt pockets, welt pockets, and back ties
Schoolboy Vest PDF Pattern

Pattern is an instant download PDF file. The download link will be instantly sent to the email address that is on file with your Paypal account, so please ensure that Paypal has your correct email address on file. You’ll also have the option to download the file from a pop-up window that will appear immediately after your purchase. Either way, make sure to save the file to your computer for future use. Also please be aware that if you pay by e-check through Paypal, the payment will take 5-7 business days to process, and the download link will not be emailed to you until that time. Let us know if you have any problems or questions along the way!

Schoolboy Vest PDF Pattern

Be sure to show off your finished vests to the Sew Much Ado Flickr Pool and tag #schoolboyvest on Instagram.

Copyright Info: This pattern is for individual use only. You may not copy or distribute this pattern to any individual or group. You may not produce derivative works of this pattern. You may make and sell items from this pattern on a small, home based scale. Please credit “Schoolboy Vest Pattern designed by” on any listings or tags. Mass production is prohibited.