Does anyone make a fleece sweater vest? (A sleeveless pullover with no zip.)
Sep 2, 2022 at 11:50 pm #3759113Dunstan OrchardBPL Member
Anyone ever come across such a thing? I’m kind of surprised I’m unable to find one.
So, this, but in fleece:
Thanks for any suggestions you might have.Sep 3, 2022 at 6:07 am #3759114Greg PehrsonBPL Member
@gregpehrsonLocale: playa del caballo blanco
It’s easy to find an acrylic sweater vest (full synthetic) in exactly that style super cheap at thrift stores or eBay. Look dapper in a nice argyle!
Also, fleece doesn’t fray so you could just get a fleece long sleeve V neck or crew pullover and cut off the sleeves.
Good luck!Sep 3, 2022 at 6:31 am #3759115matthew kModerator
I’m sure Timmermade could make you one.
Vado UL is making more standardized designs these days but he might make you one if you asked nice :)
They both use various weights of Alpha Direct, which may or may not be what you have in mind.Sep 5, 2022 at 5:20 pm #3759254Dunstan OrchardBPL Member
Thank you both for your replies. I didn’t realize fleece doesn’t fray. I think I’ll do as you suggest, Greg, and keep my eye out for a cheap top to cut the sleeves from. It’s only for working in the wood with, so it doesn’t need to look perfect.Sep 19, 2022 at 1:43 pm #3760295toddBPL Member
@funnymoLocale: SE USA
I cut the sleeves off a microfleece LS shirt. Either Nike or Columbia, weighs just over 5oz in size Large.Sep 20, 2022 at 6:00 am #3760350Sep 22, 2022 at 11:07 am #3760558Brad WBPL Member
Take your fleece of choice to a dry cleaner that does repairs/sewing. Most are very reasonable.
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