Summer Grace Sundress - Dollhouse Design »
InstructionsThis is a really fun little project. I enjoyed changing it up and using the options from the pattern
Type of item: Toy
Style: Traditional, Casual, Classic, Cute
What was your inspiration?
♥ Summer Grace PDF Sewing Pattern ♥ Tailor your own Style for American Girl & other 18" Dolls
Im very excited about this one :)
Its a sweet & feminine summer dress for special days or just when your dolly wants to feel special!
Inspired by a unique 1950s sundress worn by Marilyn Monroe, I reinterpreted it into a style for little girls.
✿ Full, gathered bodice in 2 versions (Empire waist & natural waist)
✿ Twirly circle skirt, slightly fitted at waist
✿ Includes Options for a full straight-cut skirt OR tiered skirt!
✿ Narrow waistband
✿ Shoulder straps are customizable.
✿ Lined bodice,
✿ Optional ruffle at hem makes skirt flare out even more.
✿ Many embellishment ideas! Use lace, piping, ribbons, etc...
Includes Design options
11 Pages of Patterns
9 Pages of Instruction, Photos, & Information, including Hints for Beginning Sewists
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
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.
**Delivered usually in a few hours, and always within 24-48 hours
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What are you most proud of?
The sweet nature of the outfit, and the way it looks like something a real girl would like to wear.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Just to have fun with it.