On Friday (April 29th ) we are offering a free pattern from the Tokyo Libby Collection by Cinnamon Miles co-founder of Liberty Jane Clothing, Pixie Faire, and Sew Powerful. Be sure to vote today and then come back and get your copy of the winning pattern on Friday.
More About Cinnamon, The Tokyo Libby Collection, and Liberty Jane Clothing: Cinnamon strives to design on-trend clothing made to fit 18 inch dolls such as American Girl® and other doll types too. Her inspiration comes from street fashion from around the world. The Tokyo Libby Collection honors the Harajuku styles found on the streets of Japan in fun places like Shibuya, Shinjuku, and Harajuku Station. Help us decide which one of these fun patterns should be free by voting below.
More About Each Pattern
The Bib Top Designed To Fit 18 Inch Dolls Such As American Girl®: The Steam Bib Top will soon become one of your doll's favorite new tops! This darling bib front top with the tiniest tucks and buttons is accented with a peter pan collar and trimmed with delicate lace. Little puff sleeves with banded edges add a youthful feeling to this charming top. This pattern includes several variations - 1. Our cover example is made from stripped knit fabric with a lightweight woven cotton for the bib (sewn with the pin tucks) and collar. 2. We have also included notes to make this top using a woven fabric for the body. 3. A lace overlay bib is also an option to replace the pin tucks design and would be easier for a beginner). So many ways to be creative with the Steam Bib Top PDF Pattern- have fun expressing yourself!
The Blossom Dress Designed To Fit 18 Inch Dolls Such As American Girl®: This beautiful dress will have your doll ready to hit the Red Carpet or be part of the fashion scene with Tokyo Libby and her friends. The dress pattern includes two variations - The ruched bodice (featured in Blossom and Red Carpet Runway) and the simplified bodice shown left. Both variations feature a bubble skirt and lace underlay which create just the right statement to captivate her audience and make her feel special. This dress design has an invisible zipper in the back with hook and eye closures along the underlay but also includes instructions to finish the back opening with velcro.
The Sheath Dress Designed To Fit 18 Inch Dolls Such As American Girl®: Featured in the Liberty Jane Fall 2012 Tokyo Libby Outfit: Snow Club - This great Sheath Dress is a must-have in every dolls fashionable wardrobe. The fitted waist, fully lined dress is super versatile; choose a traditional fabric for the classic look or be a bit bolder in your fabric choice and pair it with spats to give it that trendy, Tokyo Libby Steampunk Harajuku look! Spats (shortened word from spatterdashes) are a classic footwear accessory designed to be worn over a pair of flats or basic shoe. They were originally worn in the late 19 to early 20th century and have since become a very popular item in the modern day Steampunk look.
The Cosplay Dress Designed To Fit 18 Inch Dolls Such As American Girl®: This darling sailor dress pays homage to the Cosplay Harajuku style that has taken the fashion world by storm. It was featured in the Liberty Jane Clothing Spring 2014 Tokyo Libby Collection and sold at auction. The dress features a sailor collar and separate tie, princess seams with inserted lace, an inverted pleated skirt, and a fully lined bodice. An invisible zipper closes up the back. Suggested fabrics include cotton, cotton blends, and linen. Have fun mixing and matching the collar and trim colors to create many different looks!
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