Dream Catcher Sewing and Crochet 18" Doll Clothes Pattern


Your 18-Inch doll will look adorable in this two-part top from Little Miss Muffett. ‘Dream Catcher’ consists of a Corset and a beautiful Filet Crochet mesh ‘Nereid’ Top. The fitted hip-length Corset sports side slits and closes at Center Back with Hook & Loop Tape. The crochet long sleeved ‘Nereid’ top is done all-in-one using an easy mesh stitch. The lower edge of the top is adorned with ribbons and beads and neatened with narrow braid while a dangly bow adorns the neck edge. The top closes at Center Back with 3 small buttons.

This Easy Intermediate PDF sewing and crochet pattern, from Little Miss Muffett, is designed to fit 18-inch soft-bodied dolls such as American Girl®.

Recommended Fabrics:  Fabric Used in examples: Quilters’ Cotton was used for the Corset Top and Facings. Yarn Used in examples: All Nereid Tops were made using Crochet #5 Yarn.

Supplies Needed:
Fabric Requirements for the Corset Top:
Corset Top: Quilters’ Cotton - 20” x 10”

  • Hook & Loop Tape for Corset Top Center Back Opening - 5 ¼” x 3/8” wide
  • Matching Thread
  • Erasable Marking Pen
  • Teflon™ Sheet
  • Point Turner
  • general sewing supplies

Universal Sewing Needle – 80/12; General Purpose Foot and a ¼” Foot are used throughout the sewing process.

Yarn / Hook Requirements for Nereid Top:

  • 25g #5 Crochet Yarn
  • Hook Size 1 ½


  • 25g #5 Crochet Yarn
  • Hook Size 2.5mm


  • 25g #5 Crochet Yarn
  • Hook Size 12 (Old)


  • Braid for Hem Edge – 13” x ¾” wide
  • Darning or Tapestry Needle
  • 3 x ¼” wide Buttons
  • Optional Trims - Ribbons, Beads, textured yarns, etc.

Skill Level:  Easy Intermediate

What You Get: One 32 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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