Flutter Sleeve Dress for Large Waldorf Doll
This feminine little flutter sleeve dress is easy to make and charming on almost any doll with a chest size of 11-12.5″ such as Bamboletta. The dress features a high yoke, and the bodice is fully lined. The flutter sleeve is lined with a contrasting fabric and utilizes a special technique to bind the edge. Armholes are finished with a contrast bias binding.
The pattern pieces are drawn with a CAD program, and include highly detailed step-by-step instructions with pictures to guide you through. The pattern includes the flower applique’ as well as bloomers and dress.
This pattern is sized to fit Waldorf dolls with a chest size of 11-12 1/2″. It will fit an 18″ Pookidoll as well as a 15″ Bamboletta. Many variations in body size can be accommodated with minor modifications or simply by adjusting the closure placement.
-Dress Fabric: ¼ yard fabric such as cotton or cotton blends. Not suitable for knits
-Contrast Fabric for sleeves and Bloomers: ¼ yard woven fabric such as cotton or cotton blends. Not suitable for knits. Note: If you want the bloomers longer, you will need to purchase 3/8 yard
-1/8 yard Wonder Under or similar fusing web (Optional: for appliqué)
-Scraps of coordinating fabrics for applique’
-Notions: Thread, Velcro, buttons, snaps or buttons for closures
A 24 page pattern in PDF format will be sent to you by instant download after purchase. It is designed to print on standard 8 -1/2″ x 11″ paper. The basic pattern itself is not difficult, but some sewing experience is helpful. The pattern includes many “tips” for easy construction, which will help many beginner sewers.
Please Note: This listing is for a PDF version of the pattern available for instant download. may make garments to sell from the pattern, but please recognize Crabapples as the designer. If you do not sew, but would like to custom order a dress to be made in your fabric or mine, contact me for a price quote and a custom listing.