Alana is a versatile pattern that’s perfect for boy or girl dolls. It comprises of a Hawaiian-style shirt, shorts with contrast trim, and a reversible bucket hat.
The loose-fitting casual shirt is traditionally styled. It has a left breast pocket, notched collar, lined yoke, side slits, short sleeves and is fastened with hook and loop tape, buttons or snaps.
The shorts have a contrast hem band and an elasticized waist for an easy fit.
The whole ensemble is a fun summer outfit that’s ideal beach wear, perfect for a doll’s vacation, for wearing on board a ship, or just for playing in the park or the yard.
The shirt and shorts together make super summer pajamas for those warm, balmy evenings when long PJ pants are just too much. The shirt is also great for school uniforms and work wear.
The pattern is perfect for all your 14” - 14.5” dolls, with instructions included for creating the shirt fastening for both boys and girls. The Alana pattern is a great addition to your pattern collection and will fast become the go-to pattern for many of your doll’s favorite clothes.
This PDF sewing pattern is designed to fit 14.5" dolls such as WellieWishers™. It will also fit Hearts For Hearts® dolls and Melissa & Doug Mine To Love™ dolls.
Recommended Fabrics: Light to medium weight woven cotton or cotton blend fabrics such as poplin, lawn, broadcloth, muslin, seersucker.
-- One quarter of a yard of main fabric, or the equivalent in scraps left over from other dressmaking projects;
- One quarter of a yard, of contrast fabric, or the equivalent in scraps left over from other dressmaking projects;
- 20” x 7” of lightweight fusible interfacing;
- 3.25” anti-snag or ultra thin hook and loop tape for each side of the closure (or snaps if preferred);
- Three 1/4”-3/8” buttons for decoration;
- 5.5” of 3/8” elastic for the shorts waist.
Skill Level: Easy to Intermediate
What You Get: One 30 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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Goes together quickly & easily and with little alteration works for boy or girl. Love the hat too as hats are hard to find for these dolls. Wonderful pattern
As a tester on this pattern for Genniewren Designs, I have to say it is one of my faves! Great techniques. And that hat! OMG! adorable :D
This pattern is perfect for boys or girls! The fit of the shirt is roomy enough to put a tank or t-shirt under it. The shorts with the contrasting "cuff" and reversible hat are all so easy to make following the terrific directions included. And if you like siblings, there is a matching pattern to fit the bitty baby.