This feminine little flutter sleeve dress is designed to fit most 18" dolls. The dress features a high yoke, and the bodice is fully lined. The flutter sleeve is lined with a contrasting fabric and utilizes a special technique to bind the edge. Armholes are finished with a contrast bias binding.
The pattern pieces are drawn with a CAD program, and include highly detailed step-by-step instructions with pictures to guide you through. The pattern includes the flower applique as well as panties and the dress.
This pattern is sized to fit dolls with a chest size of 11-12 1/2". Many variations in body size can be accommodated with minor modifications or simply by adjusting the closure placement.
A 21 page pattern in PDF format will be sent to you by instant download after purchase. You must have Adobe Reader to download the file, which is available for free at http://www.adobe.com/products/reader.html It is designed to print on standard 8 -1/2" x 11" paper. The basic pattern itself is not difficult, but some sewing experience is helpful. The pattern includes "tips" for easy construction, which will help many beginner sewers.
This listing is for a PDF version of the pattern available for instant download. You may make dresses to sell from the pattern, but please recognize me as the designer.
Please Note: This is a sewing pattern to make doll clothes, not a finished piece of doll clothing** If you would like to custom order a dress to be made in your fabric or mine, convo me for a price quote and a custom listing.
Crabapples is not affiliated with American Girl®, or Mattel®
Nov 9, 2017 by dajones3704
Really liked this pattern. Great directions
Nov 10, 2016 by Donna Stritzke
This looks like a darling pattern to sew. The pattern is laid out very well. The instructions are very well detailed and arriving by PDF is a favorite by me. Thank you Bonnie.
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Returns & exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Custom or personalized orders
Perishable products (like food or flowers)
Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
Additional return information
Because there is a slight variation of how firmly dolls are stuffed, and many of the 18 inch dolls vary slightly in size, I will accept the retun of any item that does not fit the intended doll. All items must be returned within 14 days of the confirmed delivery date, and must not show any wear or abuse. Refunds will be given for the purchase price of the item only, not for the original shipping. The cost to return the item to me is the buyer's responsibility. If you are shipping something back, please let me know that it is on it's way. Digital PDF patterns are not returnable.