1970's Chevron Sun Dress Crochet Pattern

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Crochet was very popular in the 1970's! This colorful dress was designed to look like a dress that would have been crocheted and worn in the 1970’s. It was made using the neon colors that were popular at that time. The way that it is crocheted gives it a unique, playful look. Your doll will enjoy showing off her new crochet dress!

The design features a fun chevron pattern. The back closure uses four ½” buttons for easy dressing.

Instructions for the color changes are included, although you can use your own unique color design if desired.

This PDF crochet pattern is designed to fit 18 inch dolls such as American Girl®.

This is an intermediate level crochet pattern. It includes written instructions with step-by-step pictures. It also includes a summary of instructions (without pictures) to help save ink if you would like to print the pattern.

Recommended Fabrics:  #1 Fingering Weight Yarn.  Any fingering weight yarn will work well, just be sure to check the gauge before you begin your project.

Supplies Needed:
-Knit Picks Stroll Brights 1.75 oz/50 g ball
-4 balls; pucker, electric blue, highlighter yellow, and sour apple                                                                                                                              -Crochet Hook Size: D/3 - 3.25 MM                                                                                                                                          -Sharp Needle for sewing buttons and weaving in your loose ends
-Four 1/2" buttons

Skill Level:  Intermediate


What You Get: One 38 page crochet pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF crochet 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.

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kay t.

1970's Chevron Sun DressvCrochet Pattern

A very interesting pattern was very easy to make but you had to watch what you were doing Looks very pretty on doll

Tamela D.
United States

Chevron Dress!

Haven't had time yet ...but it looks like it will be easy to follow ... :)

Elizabeth A.
United States

Crochet Pattern for 18 inch doll Chevron dress

Well I am happy I finally have doll patterns I can crochet. The only bad thing about this pattern was, the fact that it wasn't an easy pattern to follow it was very confusing, someone like me that has been crocheting since 1974, should not have to worry about crocheting an easy pattern like this one. Overall I would say only advance crochet individuals should work with this pattern, but if you are a challenge this is the pattern for you. I will still give it an A.