Create a beautiful historical dress for your 18" doll such as American Girl® with this great doll clothes PDF pattern inspired by an illustration from the Samantha books. This pattern will allow you to make a beautiful dress for your 18 inch doll!
-¾ yd. high quality white muslin
-Spool of 1/8" wide black ribbon
-Black and white thread
-hook and loop tape
Skill Level: This is an intermediate level pattern.
What You Get: One 27 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.
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I was gifted this pattern by a friend for my birthday. She had bought the pattern and couldn't finish the dress satisfactorily herself. So she gave me the stuff and let me have at it-- and after working as a seamstress for 2 years and sewing for dolls for over ten, I couldn't understand the pattern. The instructions are confusing and I likely would have had more luck discarding them and just trying it on my own. It is a surprisingly complicated pattern.
Made this pattern for Samantha. She was part of a centerpiece for a Ladies Luncheon. Looked great. Had to work a bit to get the top to fit just right, but was using an older doll so may be the way she was made. Everyone loved it!