The Long Cape pattern from Fleece Fun is simple to make, and there are several different ways for adults to wear it. It needs about 2.5 yards of fleece and is available in both sew and no-sew versions. Designed by Christie Jones and posted on The Cottage Mamma, the Best All Around cape is short and has a ribbon closure. Though aimed at tween girls, this cape is adaptable to adults and children of all sizes.
Perfect for little superheroes, the child's cape pattern from Craft Buds is easily altered to kids of different heights. A magnet or Velcro closure keeps it attached, and it is fun to sew with novelty fabrics. Martha Stewart offers a versatile pattern that is adaptable to seven different Halloween costume capes. Children can become a prince, a magician or Little Red Riding Hood with this easy to sew cape.
Vintage clothing lovers may enjoy making the Chevron Cape. This knitting pattern from Red Heart was first published in 1972 and includes arm holes. This free pattern is both downloadable and printable.Learn more about Sewing