Beth is the second pattern in Keeper's Dolly Duds “Little Women” series. The crowning feature is the fitted sleeves topped with a double-puffed sleeve cap. These caps can be made in matching or contrasting fabric. The bottom edges of the sleeves are finished with a bias cut trim and fasten with a button and button loop. A row of decorative buttons add just enough embellishment to the simple bodice to keep the focus on the sleeves. The Civil War Era silhouette is completed with a full calf-length that is embellished with two rows of tucks and a wide strip of bias trim outlined with lace. The dress closes in back with three buttons, but hook and loop tape or snaps can be used, if preferred.
This PDF sewing pattern, by Keepers Dolly Duds, is designed to fit 14.5 inch dolls such as WellieWishers™.
Looking for another size? This pattern is also available in sizes to fit 18 inch dolls and 15 inch Ruby Red Fashion Friends™ dolls.
Suggested Fabrics: Dress and Contrast/Lining in medium weight cotton, cotton blends, gingham, silk, or linen. Not suitable for knits.
Skill Level: Intermediate
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