Vogue sewing pattern 1886 Seventies Misses' Caftan
Vogue sewing pattern for Very loose-fitting, pullover, evening length caftan has front oval and back scooped neckline, side front and side back seams (no side seams), side panels with square armhole, slightly above-elbow length shaped cape sleeves extending to hemline, and narrow hem. Front buttonhole openings at waistline are for purchased cording holding in front fullness. Topstitching. (Note: shading will occur with nap fabrics)
Sewing Difficulty Very Easy
FABRICS: Crepe de Chine, Crepe, Batiste, Challis. Unsuitable for obvious diagonals.
Note: Fabric requirement allows for nap, one-way design or shading. Extra fabric may be needed to match design or for shrinkage.