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Larisa
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Date: 1/19/12 1:16 PM

so..a tie is an accessory.....that makes perfect sense.

But....what about a vest??

I can do the last flannel shirt for hubby, and I even have a camp shirt ready to make for him, but.....still....what would a vest be considered?? And no, not a fleece zip-up thing, but a lined, button up, to wear under a suit jacket-type of thing???

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Date: 1/19/12 1:31 PM

I would think a vest qualifies as a piece of clothing -- it's not really an accessory IMO.

I hope the contest moderator chimes in here, because I have three men wanting vests and all...

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Date: 1/19/12 1:59 PM

I just posted the official thread for the Menswear Challenge. The rules don't specifically mention vests, but I believe they would qualify as garments and not accessories.

I'll double-check that with the Contest Committee, and post an update in the official thread.

Looking forward to seeing your entries!

Liz (contest manager)

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Date: 1/19/12 3:39 PM

Vests have been added as eligible garments for the menswear challenge.

Thanks for the question!

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Subject: menswear contest question Date: 1/19/12 7:54 PM

yay! thank you!! I made some for hubby a few years ago....with his kidney disease, his waist is a little bigger, so I need to make him some that are a bit larger....they have been stashed for well over 3 years....

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Subject: menswear contest question Date: 1/19/12 7:55 PM

and...I don't see the "official thread" anywhere

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Date: 1/19/12 9:51 PM

Larisa, the thread hasn't been "pinned" yet, but it's there!

Februrary Menswear Challenge thread

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Subject: menswear contest question Date: 1/19/12 9:54 PM

got it..thanks :-)

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