Added Jan 25, 2011
Modified McCalls 5764 Capelet , I added a lining and used a Frog Closure instead of buttons.
While the pattern itself was easy, I had to re-sew the seams a couple of times to make it lay perfectly. I would also advise adding a snap closure to the collar if you plan on making the stand-up style (I will be adding one later today). All-in-all, I love the versatility of the style – I can see going for an opera style or a military style, or a raincoat, and anything in-between.
Please check out my capelet entry at Magpie Shinies
Women’s Suiting, Flannel
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