Little '50s Swing Coat 18" Doll Clothes

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After I made the "Little '50s Dress" pattern, I realized that there just had to be a coat to go with it.  So after a little research and a few walks down our family's Memory Lane, I knew that it had to be a swing coat.

This doll version, by Flossie Potter, designed to fit 18" American Girl® dolls, has raglan sleeves, rolled cuffs, and a single button or frog closure.  The coat is fully lined.

The PDF sewing pattern has step-by-step instructions and is chock full of supporting photos to help you create your own swing coat.  It also contains summary instructions so you can save on printer ink by printing fewer pages.

Pair this coat with the Tuscan Winter Set for a really cute outfit!

 Recommended Fabrics:  suiting, light-weight wool, fine-wale corduroy, linen

Supplies Needed:
-1/2 yd main fabric (suiting, light-weight wool, fine-wale corduroy, linen)
-1/3 yd lining fabric
-2½" of ⅛" elastic
-Button (7/8" in cover photo) –OR- Frog closure
-Sleeve board
-Point turner
-Needle for hand stitching

 

Skill Level:  Intermediate

What You Get: One 29 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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B
01/08/2021
Beth
United States United States
Nice coat

I struggled with the instructions, but once I understood them it was very fast and easy to make. The fit is good.

AT
02/21/2019
Ann T.
Canada
The little 50s swing coat for 18" dolls

Very good, I have made two of them and I am very pleased.

CB
02/08/2019
cindy b.
United States
Little '50s Swing Coat 18" Doll Clothes

It was great! It was simple to use

CW
02/08/2019
Connie W.
United States
50’s Swing Coat

I haven’t made it yet but have the fabric. The pattern is so cute. I was glad that pattern was available as I prefer making vintage and historical clothes for the dolls.

DC
12/12/2018
Denise C.
United States
50's swing coat

pattern was great and very easy to follow.....I used this for a coat for bitty baby....worked great.....