Sew It: Simple Fabric Capelet or Cape

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Sew It: Simple Fabric Capelet or Cape


I don’t know about you, but I’m absolutely certain that winter would be about 100 times more delightful if everyone kept their shoulders warm with pretty handmade capelets. I mean, it just seams like snow and wind and ice wouldn’t matter quite so much if we all had luxurious outfit-coordinating winter wear to look forward to.


Joining me on Team Capelet? You’ll definitely want to check out this easy-to-follow simple fabric cape sewing tutorial from Lindsay at The Cottage Mama to jumpstart your stitching.

I’m always a big fan of tutorials for making wardrobe basics because there’s so much opportunity to customize and create your own ideal garment. I can see this particular project being a great starting point for cozy outerwear, costumes, and memorable outfits for special occasions and events!

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Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley.

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