Note: Lining is made widthwise.
With C, cast on 52 sts.
Purl 1 row.
Work in stockinette stitch (k on RS, p on WS) and cast on 3 sts at the beg of the next 4 rows, then 2 sts at the beg of the next 4 rows, then 1 st at the beg of the next 8 rows—80 sts. Continue in stockinette st until piece measures 7 inches from beg. Bind off 1 st at beg of next 8 rows, then 2 sts at beg of next 4 rows, then 3 sts at beg of next 4 rows -- 52 sts. Bind off all sts.
Note: Outer layer is made lengthwise.
With 1 strand each A and B held together, cast on 6 sts.
Knit 1 row.
Working in garter stitch (k every row) increase 1 stitch each side every other row 6 times, then every 4th row 6 times—30 sts.
Continue in garter stitch until piece measures 33 inches from beg.
Decrease 1 st each side every 4th row 6 times, then every other row 6 times—6 sts.
Bind off all sts.
Place WS of lining and capelet together and stitch along edges with matching DK or worsted-weight yarn. Tack layers together in several places if necessary.
Sew hook and eyes to fronts.