Category Archives: Cape/Poncho

Stylish Wraps Book – Yoshiko Tsukiori

Another lovely Japanese sewing book has been added to my collection – Stylish Wraps by Yoshiko Tsukiori. (the author of Stylish Dress Book). Ponchos, Capes, Coats and More – Fashionable Warmers That Are Easy To Sew. Advertisements

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Popover Poncho – April Rhodes

The Popover Poncho sewing pattern by April Rhodes is a sporty update on the bohemian staple. A clear instruction booklet with colour photographs is included. This poncho looks more like a cape than the traditional poncho and that is why I like it … Continue reading

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Winter Cape – Simplicity 1775

As a friend of mine works for Burberry, I decided to look at their website to see their range of coats. Lo and behold – dreamy Capes galore! Though Burberry’s Capes are beautiful, their prices are simply eye-watering. It was a huge relief … Continue reading

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Cape – Burda Young 7313

I find capes appealing to make, I like their vintage style – maybe its because I enjoy watching period dramas (in which capes are heavily featured) and admiring the beautiful garments – the period dramas Mr Selfridge and The Paradise are favourites … Continue reading

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