How do you make a sewing cape?
To begin, measure the circumference of your head from your shoulder to your top of head, then back to your other shoulder. Cut the fabric into a rectangle, add 1 inch, fold in half, and sew on the long side, not the short. Turn it over, lay it down, and press the top down.
How do you turn a Tshirt into a cape?
Cut the sleeves off the T-shirt by laying it flat. Break the sides of the T-shirt up now. By leaving one half intact and cutting around the neckband to build the cape’s neck, you can make a cape shape. Cut a big star shape out of yellow felt and stick it to the back of the cape with hot glue or fabric glue.
What is the best fabric to make a cape?
Wool coating, wool melton, velveteen (i.e. cotton velvet), moleskin, and corduroy are among the fabrics we suggest for the cape’s exterior. These are my top picks, but you don’t have to stick with them.
How much fabric do I need to make a cape?
What You’ll Need
- 1-2 yards of fabric in every color (depending on how long you want it to be). Fabric bolts come in various widths, so the longer your bolt of fabric, the more flow the cape would provide.
- Scissors are a type of cutting tool.
- A sewing machine or a sewing kit is needed.
- A measuring tape is a piece of tape that is used to measure something.
- Chalk for sewing.
How do you make a paper cape?
Draw a line down the crease on one short side of the bag with the marker. Carry the line around the bag’s bottom and up the crease on the opposite short side. Cut all the way down the line to make two halves of the bag. For a cape, you’ll just need one half.