Create this jazzy 1920s style dropped waist dress and hat ensemble with this beautifully designed Keepers Dolly Duds doll clothes pattern. This classic style is sure to enhance your doll's wardrobe!
The dress features dropped waist dress with a separate scalloped bodice overlay that gives it added dimension. Contrasting piping and collar and rows of matching buttons add both texture and color to the otherwise simple design. The contrasting color in the skirting box pleats echo the color and texture of the bodice details. The long sleeves fasten have plackets and cuffs that fasten at the wrist. A full length back opening fastens in back with four buttons and ties that make a neat bow.
A Classic 1920s Cloche completes the look. Easy to make, this unlined hat has a gracefully shaped brim that frames the face and is adorned with a simple art deco style bow that can be made with matching or contrasting fabric.
This PDF sewing pattern is designed to fit 18" dolls such as American Girl®.
Suggested Fabrics: Dress and Dress Contrast in lightweight cotton or cotton blends, linen, chambray, or twill. Not suitable for knits. Cloche in lightweight wool, wool blend, corduroy, or linen. Not suitable for knits.
Skill Level: Intermediate
What You Get: One 33 page sewing pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF sewing pattern provides step-by-step digitally drawn 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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Love this pattern and thankfully I made one in my sample fabrics as it is my first OOPS in a long time. I got the cuff slit reversed on one and so after dress was all done and was pressing final time I noticed one cuff faces out and one to the back! Still waiting on table to redo this cuff. LOL I was worried how I would do on the two bodices and the pleats, turns out they were easier than the cuffs. I got too cocky and didn't pay attention so error was mine.
Love the pattern but haven't made the dress yet.
No problems with down load. I haven't made it yet but will soon looks lovely