Party Dress American Girl 18-inch doll

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Party Dress American Girl 18-inch doll Pattern


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Sewing: Party Dress American Girl 18-inch doll
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Doll/Doll Clothing

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Pattern Description:

If there's a party being planned, she knows she'll be invited - her proud mommy will see to it! It's up to you to make sure she's ready for the big event by filling her closet with a selection of pretty party dresses. Make them from one fabric or have fun playing with coordinating fabrics.

And of course, it's always fun to dress like mommy; the classic styling and simple construction of this pattern makes it easy to match up with mommy's dress.

To get the party rolling, add a frilly pocket with a secret softie surprise inside (instructions included).

Also includes cute pattern envelope to store your pattern pieces

Please note: Headband and Leggings patterns are not included.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Designed to fit 18-inch dolls such as American GIrl(r) (AG) dolls


  • If using 1 fabric: 3/8 yard of cotton print, 44" wide
  • If using 2 fabrics: 1/4 yard each of 2 cotton prints, 44" wide (you can use a fat quarter style cut for the bodice fabric)

You Will Also Need:

  • Soft sew on Hook & Loop tape (such as Velcro(r) Soft and Flexible Sew-on) 5/8" wide: 2 3/4" length
  • Ribbon, 1/8" to 1/4" wide: 8" length for optional bow
  • Elastic, 1/4" wide: 9" length
  • Thread to match

About Designer

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Knit, Sew, Bake, Repeat. That's me!

I'm a former Design Studio Supervisor for a yarn company. The techniques I use are generally traditional, but I admit I do like to press for the unusual once in a while.

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