draped vest / cardigan : 066

A draped sleeveless vest for layering or a sleeved cardigan for warmth. You choose! This draped top was made to dress up any outfit throughout the year. There are so many different ways to layer, it will become a wardrobe staple for the season.

Size range: Preemie - 6T

Skill level: Beginner


  • Knit fabric for vest. Any drapey fabric looks great with this style. AMOUNT NEEDED- 0.5 yards for sizes Preemie to 12-18M, 0.75 yards for sizes 18-24M to 5-6T
  • Knit fabric for collar. Any knit fabric will work but it needs to have a little stretch. AMOUNT NEEDED- 0.25 yards for all sizes
  • Knit fabric for sleeves (if using). AMOUNT NEEDED- 0.25 yards for sizes Preemie and NB, 0.5 yards for sizes 0-3M to 4-5T, 0.75 yards for size 5-6T
  • Belt for waist. We like to cut out a strip of fabric to make our own belt. Anything can be used though. AMOUNT NEEDED- 1.25 yards for all sizes


  • Sewing machine
  • Overlock machine / Serger – If you don't own one, you can use a small zig-zag stitch in place of the serged seam.

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What if I don't have a serger?

If you don't have a serger you can substitute serged seams with a small zig-zag stitch on your sewing machine.

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Collections: All, All patterns, Newborn, Tops

Type: PDF pattern

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