Perfect Party Dress for 18 Inch Doll – Fits American Girl
The Perfect Party Dress sized just for dolly – now you can make matching dresses for your favorite little girl and her beloved 18″ doll such as American Girl (TM) or Australian Girl (TM)!
Perfect Party Dress for Dolly looks just like the girl-sized Perfect Party Dress but is redesigned for easy dressing by little hands including a no-tie “faux bow” sash option (or choose a traditional tied sash, complete instructions are given for both). Let them match down to the little flower accent!
Click here for the matching Perfect Party dress pattern for Girls sizes 2 through 10.
12 pages of step-by-step photographed instructions and 1 page of computer-drafted printable pattern pieces.
To make it you’ll need:
• 2 or more coordinating fat quarters (18” x 22”) light to midweight cotton or cotton-blend fabric. Two fat quarters are enough to make all design elements and liners from a combination of the two fabrics, or – use your scrap bin!
• Optional for bib edging – 10” of ¾” lace, piping, or other trim.
• 2 sew-in or press-in snaps OR small piece of hook-and-loop-tape such as Velcro™
• For no-tie sash option, small piece of hook-and-loop-tape such as Velcro™
• Small button for optional flower embellishment (for children over age 3 only.)
One size fits most 18″ dolls.
Recommended sewing experience: Beginner/Advanced Beginner