Delightful and Charming, Adorable and Girly – These gorgeous outfits consist of a Dress edged in lace with a front gathered ruffle, big puffy sleeves and which closes with Velcro in back. Worn over the dress, is a high-waisted, gathered mock-smocked Top with ribbon shoulder ties, likewise closing with Velcro in back. The Top can also be partnered with Capri-length Pantalettes which have an elasticized waist and contrasting gathered leg ruffles. All garments are made from Quilter’s Cotton, have ribbon trim, lace edging and ruffles. This easy PDF pattern is designed to fit 18” soft-bodied dolls such as American Girl®.
Recommended Fabrics: Quilter's Cotton
Fabric Requirements – Quilter’s Cotton was used for the Dress, Top and Pantalettes and pants leg ruffle. Eyelet and nylon lace were used as trim on both top and dress.
Top & Pants’ Hem Ruffle : Quilters Cotton – 25” x 30”
Pantalettes : Quilters Cotton – 10” x 22”
Dress : Quilters Cotton - 18” x 24”
Velcro for Top : 3/8” wide x 5”
Velcro for Dress : 3/8” wide x 8”
Ribbon for Top, Dress & Pantalettes : 85” x ¼” wide
Top: 50” x ¼” wide Dress: 18” x ¼” wide Pants: 14” x ¼” wide
Elastic for Pantalettes & Dress : 40 x 3/8” wide
Pants: Waist: 10 ½” x ¼” wide Legs: 6 ½” x ¼” X 2 Dress: Arms: 4” x ¼” wide X 2
Lace for Top : Eyelet or Nylon – 1” wide x 45”
Lace for Dress : Eyelet or Nylon – 1” wide x 45”
Matching Thread, Contrast or Toning Thread or Embroidery Thread, Marking Pen, Bodkin or 2 Small Safety Pins, Clear Tape, general sewing supplies.
A ‘Universal Sewing Needle – 80/10’, a Walking Foot, a General Purpose Foot and a ¼” Foot are used during the sewing process.
Skill Level: Easy Intermediate
What You Get: One 45 page sewing pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF sewing pattern provides full color step-by-step illustrated instructions and full size pattern pieces. A PDF reader is required to view and print the files (example: Adobe Reader or Preview for MAC). The download link is received immediately after the transaction is complete. Print copies are NOT available.Download, Print, Sew!
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