Cut out all pattern pieces on page 3.2.
Pin capelette pattern piece to heavier weight capelet fabric and cut around edge of pattern. Pin capelet pattern to lighter weight capelette fabric and cut around edge.3.
Cut two lengths of ribbon, about 5 inches each. These will form the tie closures for the capelet.4.
Fold a piece of wool felt double and pin the beret pattern piece to the folded felt. Cut out around edge of pattern pieces. Cut a small (approximately 1 inch) piece of yarn or strip of felt to form the loop on the beret.5.
Fold the piece of wool felt double that you have selected for the shoes and pin the shoe pattern pieces to the doubled felt. Cut out around edge of pattern pieces ( you may find it easier to trace around these pattern pieces onto your felt using a dress-
Place the capelet fabric pieces right sides together, and pin the ribbon pieces in place as indicated on the pattern so they are now sandwiched between the two capelet pieces. Pin the capelet fabric pieces together with the ribbon sandwiched between. Sew the capelet together, leaving a
inch inseam (being careful not to accidently catch the ribbon in your seam other than your pinned ribbon edges which you want to sew into your seams). Leave a 2 inch opening on the botton edge of the capelet so you can turn it right side.7.
Turn the capelet right side out and push out corners and edges with a chop stick. Sew the open edge of the capelet closed by hand with a slip stitch. Attach optional pocket with a blanket stitch.8.
Pin the beret together, right sides facing, pinning the loop of felt or yarn as indicated on the pattern so it is sandwiched between the fabric. Sew the beret together (
inch inseam) leaving the straight bottom edge open.Clip shallow notches around the curves of the beret, being careful not to
Simple Doll Accoutrement Pattern
I initially made this to fit the free Black Appledoll (link to the pattern
found at Emily’s lovely
1 heavier weight fabric(suiting, velveteen, fleece, etc) for capelette exterior 1 lighter weight fabric for capelette liningRibbon ( ¼ inch wide)Wool felt for beret and shoesThread, matched to fabrics2 small buttons or beads (about ¼ inch indiameter)for shoes
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