If you ever wanted to try your hand at making shoes for your WellieWishers™ doll, this is the pattern for you. It's a great beginner pattern. Minimal sewing, a little bit of glue, really cute shoes! It's also a great way to use up scraps from your stash. It only takes a little bit of fabric to make an awesome pair of shoes. And NO hot glue! You can make shoes to match every outfit! Your doll is going to need a bigger closet!
Special Note: This PDF pattern is designed to fit a 14.5 inch WellieWishers Doll specifically.
Recommended Fabrics: light weight cotton fabric such as quilting cotton or light weight tightly woven fashion fabric
-Fabric for shoe top: 9" x 4" light weight cotton fabric or light weight tightly woven fashion fabric. (From your stash: 4.5" x 4" square for each shoe)
-Fabric for shoe lining: 9" x 4" light weight cotton fabric or light weight tightly woven fashion fabric. (From your stash: 4.5" x 4" square for each shoe)
-Matching sewing thread
-Insoles: Thick craft fusible interfacing: 3" x 3". (The examples were made using Pellon® Peltex 71F single-sided fusible ultra firm stabilizer.)
Optional: Instead of interfacing, use cardboard and glue
-Soles: 2 mm craft foam: 3" x 3" section
-Thick, fast-drying glue such as Aleene's® Super Thick Tacky Glue or Fast Grab Tacky Glue
Fine point disappearing ink or water soluble fabric pen
Fine point chalk maker for dark fabrics
-Embellishments: Bows, beads, trim, narrow cording, elastic
-Optional: Small piece of coarse sandpaper or nail file to smooth foam edges
-For tabbed option: 11" of 1/4" ribbon
-For tabbed/ties option: 33" of 1/4" ribbon
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
What You Get: One 23 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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