On Friday (May 6) we are offering a free pattern from 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: 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. Help us decide which one of these fun patterns should be free by voting below.
More About Each Pattern
The Drawstring Shorts Designed To Fit 18 Inch Dolls Such As American Girl: These darling Drawstring Shorts make just the right fashion statement for your fashionista doll. Dress them up with a stylish jacket for a dinner out with friends or pair them with a cute tee and Janes shoes for a fun day in the park. These shorts feature front pleats, slant pockets and a functioning drawstring laced through buttonholes. Our cover example shows the option of using a contrast waistband and pocket, which is a fun look! The shorts also look great all in one fabric! The PDF sewing pattern is designed to fit 18 inch soft bodied dolls such as American Girl®. It also fits the Karito Kids Doll (pictured on the example image bottom right). Suggested fabrics include lightweight cottons, rayons, linens, and a variety of lightweight knits.
The Ruched Hoodie Designed To Fit 18 Inch Dolls Such As American Girl: The new Hoodie design Feartured in the Liberty Jane Fall 2012 Malibu Libby: Star Spotting outfit is now available as a pdf pattern! Perfect for any season, this ruched hoodie will look great on your 18 inch American Girl ® Doll! This is an intermediate level pattern because of the amount of pieces, zipper instalation, and the gathering technique. The body of the jacket is lined, the design features an empire waistline with delicate rushing as well as ruching along the center front. It is designed to be made from a thin knit such as the new rayon blends.
The California Cami Designed To Fit 18 Inch Dolls Such As American Girl: The Liberty Jane CA Cami PDF Pattern features a cute top from the Malibu Libby Collection. This versatile pattern includes many variations! Two strap styles give you the choice of either enclosing the entire armscye with binding or simply attaching a shorter strap from the front to back bodice. We've also included a dress length option so you can make a kneelength or maxi style dress an wow your friends! Because the 18 inch soft boddied dolls can vary in their amount of stuffing, we've designed this top to be sewn using a knit fabric (which allows for a bit of stretch in the fit) for the bodice and a lightweight woven or knit fabric with soft drape for the ruffle portion. You can make the entire dress out of a woven fabric, but we'd suggest checking the fit of the bodice first if you think you might have a doll with a bust measurement larger larger than 10-3/4".
The Paradise Reverse Appliqué Tank Designed To Fit 18 Inch Dolls Such As American Girl: The Liberty Jane Paradise Tank Top Pattern for 18 inch dolls will add that special touch to your dolls outfit! This cute top was featured in both the 2012 Malibu Libby: Founders Day Outfit and the more recent Paradise outfit and is sure to be a hit! Don't fear knits with this easy to sew tank top design featuring binding on both the neck and arms! Learn to do a reverse applique with these easy to follow step by step instructions - the design features a knit and lace underlay for a fun and trendy look! This top can be made from a variety of lightweight knit and woven fabrics. This is a loose fitting top and will fit a variety of dolls such as - American Girl (and other similar size dolls), Journey Girls, and Karito Kids.
Suggested fabrics include: lightweight knit, such as tissue knit, burnout knit, and a variety of other knits. Lace fabric is used for the underlay.
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