Heirloom Dreams 18" Doll Clothes Pattern

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This PDF sewing pattern includes instructions to make an elegant summer nightgown and sweet stuffed bunny for your doll to carry along and cuddle with at night.  Soft and flowing, this heirloom styled gown is sure to bring on dreams of princesses and heroic knights, fairies and islands of lost boys.

The long front opening makes dressing easy and features a row of baby buttons and long flowing ribbon bows. With the included Tip Jar pullout filled with helpful tips and tricks you will enjoy recreating the look of storybook dreams with lace, ribbons and bows.

This pattern makes a wonderful long summer nightie that is so sweet and easy to make and sure to bring on Sweet Dreams.

Recommended Fabrics:  Light weight woven or Batiste

Supplies Needed:
For Sweet Dreams Gown:
-¾ yards of light weight woven fabric (Batiste is recommended)
-1 package of lace hem tape
-2 yards of double edged lace trim (see Page 33)
-8" of ¼" elastic
-9 -10 tiny buttons
-5 sew-in snaps
-1 yard 1/8” ribbon
-matching thread
-rolled hem sewing machine foot
-twin sewing machine needle (size 2 or 2.5)
-½" Bias Tape Maker (opt)

For Bunny Sweet:
-¼ yard of fleece
-4 inch square of cotton print calico
-3½ inch square of fusible interfacing (like Pellon® #808 Craft Fuse®)
-½ yard 1/2” ribbon
-small amount of polyester fiberfill stuffing
-embroidery floss
-small 5" piece of elastic cord or rubber band
-matching thread
-thin dowel rod or long handle tweezers

Skill Level:  Intermediate

What You Get: One 36 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.

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Vendor: 18 On Main


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K
06/29/2016
K.G.

Stunning!

I don't know which is more beautiful- the pattern itself or the gown it makes. Stunning photography and step by step photos walk you through the creation of this gorgeous, heirloom gown. Your dolls will cherish this nightgown! 18 on Main has a knack for creating more than just instructions. I am glad to have added this gown and pattern to my collection.

JH
12/18/2015
Julie H.

A very pretty pattern with

A very pretty pattern with such a wonderful attention to details! The very precise directions made it easy to put together!

C
11/11/2015
Cath

Adorable Heirloom

It's nice to see some patterns that use our heirloom sewing talents. This is adorable and the bunny is a nice bonus. I can't wait to make it.

J
04/21/2015
Jolene

I loved the heirloom design

I loved the heirloom design of the gown. It was more challenging than most doll clothes patterns, but I loved making it. My granddaughter fell in love with it and could not wait for me to get it finished so she could have it. The pattern is very well done. I will make it again and I look forward to new patterns from this designer.

LM
04/07/2015
Linda M.

Heirloom Dreams pattern

A gorgeous nightgown made with heirloom sewing details - surprising easy to sew following step-by-step instructions and info in the "Tip Jar". I made mine with batiste and was very pleased with the result. The little bunny snuggle toy is so cute and easy to sew - I tested it for 18 on Main and then made 3 more of them - my little girl friends love putting their dolls to bed with it.