This colorful dress for 14-14.5" dolls has five sections that can be made with contrasting or coordinating fabrics - the straps, the bodice, and the three ruffled skirt layers. It can also be made with one choice of fabric. Each section takes less than 4" of fabric. The back is finished with a neat placket. Snaps are hidden underneath the buttons. The finishing touches are bows on the straps, and a center trim of your choice.
This PDF sewing pattern is designed to fit 14-14.5" dolls such as Hearts For Hearts Girls® and WellieWishers™. It is also available for 18" dolls such as American Girl®,
Recommended Fabrics: light weight cotton or cotton blend
- 14" of light weight cotton or cotton blend fabric
or 3 1/2" for each section you want to contrast
- 3" of trim for the center front
- 2 snaps size 4/0
- 5 buttons - 3/16" (optional)
- matching thread
- 12" ribbon - 1/8 -1/4" wide
Skill Level: Intermediate
What You Get: One 17 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. 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!
Loved this pattern. Directions were well documented and easy to follow. The finished product looks adorable on my Wellie Wisher. I'm planning to get the coordinating pattern for the 18 inch dolls.
Easy to do and great results! Love it!