Stitch one end of a tie to the inside edge of the cape. Repeat with the other side. Try on your finished cape and tie it around your neck.
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- You can add applique patches such as suns, fairies, and moons to personalize your cape.
- For a rough look, cut jagged edges on the bottom of your cape.
- In the case of a princess cape, you can add eyelet or ruffles to the edges.
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