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I have been surrounded by crafting all my life. Like so many, my mom & grandmother always had busy hands & loved to create. I have that same "bug" as do my kids :)

I began sewing when my daughter ...

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Ruthie Coat 1930's Vintage Style for AG

from Dollhouse Designs American Girl Fashions
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Ruthie Coat 1930's Vintage Style for AG
Ruthie Coat 1930's Vintage Style for AG
Ruthie Coat 1930's Vintage Style for AG
Ruthie Coat 1930's Vintage Style for AG
Ruthie Coat 1930's Vintage Style for AG
Ruthie Coat 1930's Vintage Style for AG

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Sew curves, intermediate sewing skills

Pattern Description:

(tm)Ruthie's Coat PDF Sewing Pattern (tm) 1930's Elegance for American Girl & other 18" Dolls

Styled just like the Beautiful Dress Coats of the 30's and 40s

Princess Seamed front & Back for fitted waist
Full, Gathered Sleeves, w/ or without Cuffs
Fully Lined
Double-Breasted front
Waist tie or Back Belt options
INCLUDES Mittens & Hat patterns
Designed to fit over clothes

Includes Design options
10 Pages of Patterns
20 Pages of Instruction, Photos, & Information, including Hints for Beginning Sewists
*You will need 3/4 yard fabric and 1/4 yard contrast fabric for collar, trim plus 1/2 yard lining fabric

Downloadable PDF Pattern
(Not an outfit - this is a sewing pattern for 18" dolls)

Professionally presented Vector-drawn Patterns
Fully illustrated with Photos & Diagrams
Print only the sections you want to sew, or entire pattern

Reuse to make w/ other colors or trims
Designed to fit newer model American Girl and similar dolls
(suggestions included how to to tailor the fit for your own doll, if necessary)
*I use AG dolls Lanie, Ruthie, Marie Grace & similar to draft my patterns.

A-OK to Sell items you create from the pattern When you Credit me w/ Design.~

Print Pattern Pages @ 100%
Instructions can be printed in booklet style to reduce printing, or read along on your laptop or tablet.

+++Pattern will be DELIVERED Sept 29-30th for PreSale purchases
***After Sept 30th, Delivered usually within a few hours from purchase, and always within 24-48 hours.

Note: This pattern is not freeware or share-ware. Other users outside household must purchase pattern. All rights reserved.
As always for SEWING PATTERN listings, doll, clothes, book, and accessories are not for sale, but shown for display purposes.

Note: I have no affiliation with American Girl or Mattel except as a consumer that enjoys the quality & charm of their products.


Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • fits 18" dolls like American Girl


  • 3/4 yard fabric, 1/2 yard lining, trims as desired

You Will Also Need:

  • 2-6 buttons

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