This sewing pattern is for a glamorous full length evening dress with dramatic back bodice detailing. The pattern comes with a short A-line Skirt Variation. Both versions look great in both fancy fabrics as well as cotton wovens for a more casual look.
This PDF sewing pattern is designed to fit 18" dolls such as American Girl®.
Recommended Fabrics: Light to medium weight wovens such as satin, rayon challis, silk shantung, taffeta, cotton voile, synthetic or silk linings.
Yardage and materials:
-1/2 yard woven fabric
-1/2 yard lining fabric
-1/8 yard lightweight fusible interfacing
-small piece of 1/4” wide hook & loop tape
-2 small snaps
Skill Level: Intermediate
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Absolutely unique pattern. This pattern has a fantastic opening which allows a back detail I've never seen before. Although the pattern is described as "Intermediate", I found it a fairly easy sew because of the excellent instructions and well drawn pattern. It turned out really nicely. I made mine in the short version, with a black, mini polka-dot cotton fabric with mini red bows at the top of the pleats. Completely different look from the same pattern. This pattern really makes a one-of-a kind outfit. Oh, and great instructions for a side placket closing.