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I'm a crafty/sewing blogger at The TipToe Fairy. I don't think I've ever met a cupcake I didn't like.

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18 inch Doll - Mermaid Tail Set - AG

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : 18 inch Doll - Mermaid Tail Set - AG
18 inch Doll - Mermaid Tail Set - AG
18 inch Doll - Mermaid Tail Set - AG
18 inch Doll - Mermaid Tail Set - AG

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • sew a straight line

Pattern Description:

Download an easy to make mermaid costume for your 18 inch doll. This is an easy project even for the novice sewist.

You can whip up 2-3 mermaid costume sets with just 1/2 yard of a four-way stretch dancewear fabric.

This is a great last minute gift you can whip up in an afternoon for the little girl in your life who loves American Girl. This is an easy to make tutorial for a mermaid tail and bandeau style top for your American Girl or similar 18 inch doll. It also fit my 18 inch Waldorf style dolls.

Recommended fabrics: dancewear fabrics, four-way stretch lycra and spandex knits.


  • 1/2 yd dancewear fabric
  • matching thread
  • package of sew on velcro
  • glue on or hot fix rhinestone

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