If you ever wanted to try your hand at making shoes for your Journey Girls® doll, this is the pattern for you. It's a great beginner pattern. Minimal sewing, a little bit of glue, really cute shoes! It's also a great way to use up scraps from your stash. It only takes a little bit of fabric to make an awesome pair of shoes. And NO hot glue!
You can make shoes to match every outfit! Your doll is going to need a bigger closet!
Special Note - This pattern is designed to fit a Journey Girls Doll specifically and will not fit the standard 18 inch doll such as American Girl Doll. A Journey Girls doll is 18 inches tall but has a much slimmer body.
Recommended Fabrics: Tightly woven fashion fabric, quilting fabric, satin
-Fabric for shoe top: 10" x 5" light weight tightly woven fabric (From your stash: 5" x 5" square for each shoe)
-Fabric for shoe lining: 10" x 5" light weight tightly woven fabric (From your stash: 5" x 5" square for each shoe)
-Matching sewing thread
-Thick craft fusible interfacing: 4" x 3.5" piece
(Pellon® Peltex 71F single-sided fusible ultra firm stabilizer). Optional: instead of interfacing, use cardboard and glue
-2 mm craft foam: 4" x 3.5" section
-Aleene's Super Thick Tacky Glue or Fast Grab Tacky Glue
Optional: Fabric glue stick
Fine point disappearing ink or water soluble fabric pen
Fine point chalk marker for dark fabrics
-Embellishments: Bows, beads, trim, narrow cording
-Optional: Small piece of coarse sandpaper or
nail file to smooth foam edges
Skill Level: Intermediate
What You Get: One 20 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!
the pattern was easy to follow and the shoes fit beautifully.