Vintage Adult Shell Cape Pattern
Edited By: Maggie Weldon
Skill Level: Intermediate
Sizes:To fit Adult Size 10-14 (Medium) and Adult Size 16-20 (Large)
Directions are given for Medium with directions for Large in parentheses.
Materials:Worsted Weight Yarn:
For Medium Size - 28 oz
For Large Size - 32 oz
⅞" Buttons - 7
Crochet Hook: Size I-9 (5.50 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.
Gauge: One 5-dc shell and 1 sc = 2 inches
6 Rows = 4 inches.
Vintage Adult Shell Cape
Capes aren't just for superheroes, although you will feel pretty super in this comfortable and feminine Vintage Adult Shell Cape. Perfect for grab-and-go situations when you need to save the day on short notice or for chic dress up occasions. Show some personality with fun fringe and add your favorite buttons to this classic rounded collar. Stitch it up in your favorite colors or even in variegated yarns as you will want several of these trusty sidekicks around. Try wearing this piece with a belt for a trendy way to accentuate your waist or pair the length of this design with a pair of skinny jeans. Be prepared to feel unstoppable and to receive plenty of compliments when you step out in this gracefully draped fashion-must-have.