Create a trendy, fitted and fully lined Bolero-Styled Jacket with long gathered sleeves, functioning side pockets and fold-up cuffs. The Front has a little turn-back collar; the Pockets are lined, have trim to match the lining and a little button adds a pretty finishing touch. The cuffs, pockets and shoulder seams are top-stitched. The jacket, using medium-weight fabric and lined with Quilter’s Cotton is very quick and easy to make and looks great with pants and skirts. Be creative by mixing and matching colors to suit your 18” girl’s wardrobe. This easy PDF pattern is designed to fit 18” soft-bodied dolls such as American Girl®.
Recommended Fabrics: Medium Weight Fabrics such as Denim, Cotton Twill, Corduroy and Quilter's Cotton
Fabric Used – Jackets were made using Medium-Weight fabrics such as Denim, Cotton Twill, Linen and Corduroy. All were lined with Quilter’s Cotton.
Jacket : Medium-Weight Fabric of Choice –20” x 15”
Jacket Lining : Quilter’s Cotton – 20” x 15”
Decorative Buttons for Pockets : 2 x 3/8” wide
Matching Thread, Contrast Thread for Top-Stitching, Marking Pen, Homeostatic Clamp or Scissors-type Tweezers, Point Turner, general sewing supplies. A ‘Universal Sewing Needle – 80/10’, a Walking Foot, a General Purpose Foot and a ¼” Foot are used during the sewing process.
Skill Level: Easy Intermediate
What You Get: One 20 page sewing (and bonus crochet hat) 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!
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This jacket went together very nicely!! It fit perfectly, even though, I changed the size for a smaller doll. Very versatile pattern. I made one in cottons and one in silks, both were perfect! Highly recommend!!