Capes

McCall’s 3033 Cape

By on May 29, 2012

Using cape B  pattern McCall’s 3033

I refashioned a tweed skirt that I picked up second hand into a cape. I did not have enough tweed fabric to complete the entire pattern, so have used an alternate navy fabric for the back. Fastened at the front, with a dollar brooch, picked up from an op shop.

You can see the alternate fabric change here (hood shown, is not part of the cape)..
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1960s

Simplicity 5132

By on December 23, 2011

Using a 60’s dress pattern Simplicity 5132 found on the side of the road, and a small piece of pucci-esque fabric from the op shop costing less than a dollar, I’ve made a crop using only the top half of the dress pattern.

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