Cape by Celine 2011

A very elegant pattern that comes down to just two pieces. And the tail is so simple it’s almost an afterthought! That sleeve is all one piece with no darts or pleats, folding over itself like a möbius strip. As you can imagine, this presents some challenges when sewing it up.

It’s also a dream to wear, click the pictures on the right for some photos that show of the openings, or see the original walking down the catwalk with the video here.

The pattern: