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Marcelin grove

Added Nov 8, 2011

by kardamon

Vancouver, Canada






I knew it wouldn’t pay to sew a cape now since the warm days are coming to an end. What the hell, I did it anyway, and even managed to wear it for a few days! I’ve heard that something like that was trendy in 2010 – and once again – what the hell :P The fabric (wool with cashmere) was bought in one of the wholesales nearby Gogowska street in Pozna. There are dozens of them so there are many fabrics to choose from. The pattern is of my own.

I have to mention that I was inspired by the Lindsey pattern.




Fall, Spring
Garment Type
Cashmere, Wool

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    Nov 10, 2011, 10.19 PMby nouvellegamine

    a well made garment is always in style! your cape is gorgeous and i’m very jealous :D

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    Nov 10, 2011, 09.14 PMby kardamon

    Thank you all for your feedback. I appreciate :)

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    Nov 10, 2011, 06.12 PMby bohemiannow

    I love the trim detail.Well done!

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    Nov 10, 2011, 04.59 PMby kitzler

    Piekne! :) Really stunning, classy – simply perfect. The fabric looks so lovely and the black trim is great.

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      Nov 10, 2011, 09.11 PMby kardamon

      Ooo do you come from Poland?

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    Nov 10, 2011, 12.10 PMby libra-s

    Very chic !

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    Nov 9, 2011, 10.02 PMby ichigogirl

    Gorgeous cape, and fabulous pictures, oh the light….!

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    Nov 9, 2011, 09.30 PMby nookie

    your lindsey version is amazing!!! I particularly love the addition of a “bib” with the button on the back.

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    Nov 9, 2011, 06.44 PMby Andrea Delesdernier

    Really lovely. Great work.

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    Nov 9, 2011, 06.31 PMby sandoz18

    So pretty and elegant. The length and drape are perfect for you!

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    Nov 9, 2011, 04.51 PMby anneecharri

    Beautiful :)

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    Nov 9, 2011, 12.37 PMby Nina Helland Sortland

    I don´t know what I like the most; the pictures or the cape. Ether way: Stunning! Great job :-)

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    Nov 9, 2011, 09.28 AMby Handicrafteria *

    fabulous cape! extremely beautiful pictures!

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    Nov 9, 2011, 09.16 AMby usherwoodc

    Beautiful! Well made, great design and it hangs wonderfully!

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    Nov 9, 2011, 06.31 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    great cape very well made! i love the pix a lot!!

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    Nov 9, 2011, 02.39 AMby mollykatherine

    I love it – pictures, colours, cape – the whole lot :) amazing job!

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    Nov 9, 2011, 02.32 AMby Binita Shrestha

    Gorgeous cape and lovely photography! Great job!

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    Nov 9, 2011, 02.09 AMby otrotamal

    it is beautiful! i love all the details.

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    Nov 9, 2011, 01.52 AMby lmb

    It’s beautiful. And very inspirational. I am vacationing in Portland, Ore. USA, and went on a tour of the Pendleton wool mill today. Bought 4 yards of wool fabric after the tour. Maybe I should think about sewing a cape…

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      Nov 9, 2011, 06.30 AMby kardamon

      You definitely should! It’s very comfortable to wear and easy to sew :)

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    Nov 9, 2011, 01.19 AMby nattyjane

    Lovely cape. I especially like the black piping and pockets.

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    Nov 9, 2011, 01.00 AMby cyndi-de-crafti

    Beautiful fashion and amazing photography! I love the cape and its detail. Great job! The photos are beautiful as well. Very lovely background. Look just like pages from a magazine! Very nice job! :)

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    Nov 8, 2011, 11.11 PMby infinite-plus-one

    i love it, its clean and feminine, great job

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    Nov 8, 2011, 10.46 PMby Wendy Bond

    I recently started drooling over the Lindsey pattern, just in time for the site’s shopping cart outage. I admire your skills in pattern making, as I tried to draft my own Lindsey to no avail. Anyway, beautiful job! I am green with envy :p!

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    Nov 8, 2011, 10.38 PMby prahmings

    Great details and shaping! Thanks for sharing your concepts.

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    Nov 8, 2011, 10.15 PMby camelia-crinoline

    It’s gorgeous. I love the black piping and the back detail.

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