Hero Vest by Make It Perfect

A hooded vest with zip-up closure, full lining and side pockets.

Pattern: Hero Vest
Designer: Make It Perfect
Categories: Outerwear
Difficulty: Intermediate
Recommended Fabrics: Denim, Faux Fur, Flannel, Fleece, Quilting Cotton
required fabric: 3 yards
Sizes: XXS - XXL
Digital Sewing Pattern$8.23
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The Hero Vest sewing pattern by Aussie designer Make it Perfect is the perfect addition to your fall wardrobe. This hooded vest is fully lined, which makes for a cozy garment you can wear even when the temperatures plunge. A full center zip closure and side pockets add a professional feel to this sewing pattern. Sew your Hero Vest in a cozy flannel fabric and line it with Merino wool.

Pattern Previews

Hero Vest by Make It Perfect Pattern Preview 1 | Indiesew.com
Hero Vest by Make It Perfect Pattern Preview 2 | Indiesew.com
Hero Vest by Make It Perfect Pattern Preview 3 | Indiesew.com

Pattern Details

Intended Paper Size: A4 (21cm x 29.7cm)
Number of Files Included: 1
Total Number of Pages: 36
Copy Shop Version Included: No
Pattern uses layers to select size: No

Pattern Size Chart (inches)

Bust33 1/2343638404244
Waist2627 1/230 1/2333537 1/239 1/2

Finished Garment Measurements (inches)

Base of Neck to Finished Hem24 1/424 1/424 1/424 1/424 1/424 1/424 1/4

Fabric Required (yards)

Exterior1 1/21 1/21 1/21 1/21 1/21 1/21 1/2
Lining1 1/21 1/21 1/21 1/21 1/21 1/21 1/2
Stretch Ribbing 2/3 2/3 2/3 2/3 2/3 2/3 2/3

Recommended Fabrics

  • Denim
  • Faux Fur
  • Flannel
  • Fleece
  • Quilting Cotton

Required Tools

  • Sewing Machine
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Pins
  • Measuring Tape
  • Fabric Scissors

Optional Tools

  • Serger
  • Rotary Cutter and Mat
  • Seam Gauge
  • Tailor's Chalk

Required Supplies

  • Thread
  • Universal Needle
  • Zipper

Additional Notes

This PDF sewing pattern includes all pattern pieces and step-by-step instructions with some illustrations. Please Note: Not all steps in this sewing pattern are illustrated. This sewing pattern is intended for the intermediate or advanced sewist.

Highly recommended.

Very detailed instructions. Definitely do the concealed zipper option. It's not actually in the pattern, but on her blog.

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