Life Jacket 18" Doll Clothes Pattern

2 reviews   |  

With this easy to sew Life Jacket pattern, your doll will be able to safely participate in any water sport. This PDF sewing pattern was designed by Read Creations to fit 18" dolls like American Girl®. Mix and match webbing and utility fabric colors to get many different looks. Even boy dolls will be happy to get their hands on one of these life jackets!

For more water sporting fun check out the ReadCreations catamaran pattern!

Recommended Fabrics:  utility fabrics

Supplies Needed: 
-¼ yard of utility or any other non-stretch fabric
-Three 3/8” parachute buckles
-45 ½” of 3/8” webbing, grosgrain ribbon or twill.
-Lighter/matches to singe webbing ends when using webbing or ribbon
-Use fray check when using twill or any other cotton material
-2 sheets of standard felt 9” x 12” or ¼ yard of felt-by-the-yard (similar to color of fabric)
-Painters or masking tape or similar
-Sewing machine zipper foot (optional)
-Clothes pins or such (optional)
-Glue for fabric like Aleene’s® Tacky Glue® or similar (optional)

Skill Level:  Confident Beginner

What You Get: One 24 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!

*Creating a customer account will ensure that you have the ability to access your purchased (and free) files at any time.

For detailed information and answers to the most common questions, be sure to read the Terms of Use and FAQ's related to the doll clothes patterns sold at Pixie Faire.

PixieFaire and the designers featured are not affiliated with American Girl®

Pin It

You Might Also Like...

Sailorette 18" Doll Clothes
Sailorette 18" Doll Clothes $5.99
+ Quick View
Sailorette 14.5" Doll Clothes Pattern
Sailorette 14.5" Doll Clothes Pattern $5.99
+ Quick View
Cosplay Day Dress 18" Doll Clothes Pattern
Cosplay Day Dress 18" Doll Clothes Pattern $5.99
+ Quick View
Keepers Dolly Duds 1915 Reefer Jacket pdf doll clothes sewing pattern designed to fit 18 inch American Girl dolls
1915 Reefer Jacket and Hat 18" Doll Clothes Pattern $6.99
+ Quick View

Customer Reviews
5.0 Based on 2 Reviews
Write a Review Ask a Question
  • Reviews
  • Questions

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
Gay F.
United States
Life jacket for 18" dolls

This is a very cute pattern. The fit is perfect. Directions are very clear.

Love this!

Easy to make. Made one for my granddaughter in hot pink with orange straps.