Twelve-Month Tie Blouse 18" Doll Clothes

8 reviews   |  

Blouses that tie at the neckline are a wardrobe classic that advance and retreat in fashion cycles--usually with subtle changes in detail and proportion. The Tie Blouse pattern, by Forever 18 Inches, provides four different options to help your doll time travel through the late 1930s up to today. Details include a rounded hem, button-covered snaps, working ties, and options for short Bishop Sleeves, long sleeves, ruffled shoulders, and a sleeveless version. The ruffled sleeve cuffs are created with elastic for easy on-and-off dressing, and with so many options your doll can wear this blouse year-round!

This PDF sewing pattern is designed to fit 18" dolls such as American Girl®.

Recommended Fabrics: Soft, lightweight natural fabrics with some drape such as cotton lawn, batiste, or other similar fabrics

Supplies Needed:  
Fabric Requirements:
- Option 1: ½ yd. 45" wide fabric
- Option 2: ½ yd. 45" wide fabric
- Option 3: ½ yd. 45" wide fabric
- Option 4: ½ yd. 45" wide fabric (main fabric) and ¼ yd. 45" wide fabric (Lining)

All Options:
1. Matching thread and optional contrast thread
2. One pair of small, very sharp scissors to trim seam allowances
3. Elastic: Short Sleeves--two 1/8" wide pieces cut 4" long; Long Sleeves--two 1/8" wide pieces cut 3" long
4. Five ¼" buttons
5. Three medium-size snaps
6. Fray Check
7. A Frixion Pen for marking (great to use because the marks disappear with heat! Available at most stationery stores (I buy mine from Staples)

Skill Level:  Intermediate

What You Get: One 45 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.

Download, Print, Sew!

*Creating a customer account will ensure that you have the ability to access your purchased (and free) files at any time.

For detailed information and answers to the most common questions, be sure to read the Terms of Use and FAQ's related to the doll clothes patterns sold at Pixie Faire.

PixieFaire and the designers featured are not affiliated with American Girl®. 



Pin It

You Might Also Like...

Button Up Shirt Bundle for Girls and Boys 18" Doll Clothes Pattern
Button Up Shirt Bundle for Girls and Boys 18" Doll Clothes Pattern $4.99
+ Quick View
Lucky Labrador Puppy 18" Doll Pet Pattern
Lucky Labrador Puppy 18" Doll Pet Pattern $5.99
+ Quick View
Liberty Jane Denim Jacket 18 inch Doll Clothes pattern for American Girl
Denim Jacket 18" Doll Clothes Pattern $5.99
+ Quick View
Perfectly Pleated Skirt 18" Doll Clothes
Perfectly Pleated Skirt 18" Doll Clothes $3.99
+ Quick View

Customer Reviews
4.8 Based on 8 Reviews
Write a Review Ask a Question
  • Reviews
  • Questions

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
  • instructions
  • lining
  • side
  • neckline
  • pattern
  • View 4
  • tweak
  • charmeuse fabric
  • order
  • pages
HH
01/10/2020
Hilary H.
New Zealand New Zealand
Gave it a tweak to make it easier

Pattern is well sized for my AG doll. I was making View 4 and found the instructions jumped about a bit. My tweak was to sew the lining to the main fabric at the hemline before basting it at the neckline - then I didn't have to leave a gap to turn it to the right side through.

H
01/05/2020
Hilary .
New Zealand New Zealand
Gave it a tweak to make it easier

I made view 4, but at the point of attaching the lining at the hemline, I didn't baste the neckline closed first - then I didn't need to leave a gap in the hemline for turning it right side out. The instructions are clear, but I found myself jumping all round the pages to do things in the right order.

PS
07/21/2019
Patricia S.
Very nice result

Like this pattern a lot. Came together smoothly even using a slippery charmeuse fabric.

Pixie Faire Twelve-Month Tie Blouse 18 Doll Clothes Review
WS
12/18/2017
wendy s.
United States
Super cute and easy to make

I resized this pattern down (85%) for my My Friend Mandy doll and it turned out great and fit perfect!

Pixie Faire Twelve-Month Tie Blouse 18 Doll Clothes Review
LE
07/26/2017
Lynda E.
Canada
Sew Easy

The blouse sewed up very easily, both lined and unlined versions. Looks adorable with rolled up jeans .