Free Downloads
Sew The Essential Wardrobe For 18-Inch Dolls

Complete instructions and full-size patterns to make clothing for modern 18-inch vinyl dolls such as Geotz Dolls, Faithful Friends collection by Heidi Ott, Savannah of Storybook Heirlooms, and The American Girls Collection by the Pleasant Company.

Paperback: 96 pages

Publisher: Krause Publications; Book and Access edition (March 1998)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0873415469

ISBN-13: 978-0873415460

Product Dimensions: 10.9 x 8.3 x 0.5 inches

Shipping Weight: 12.6 ounces

Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Best Sellers Rank: #903,371 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #444 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Crafts & Hobbies > Toys & Models > Toymaking #1779 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Crafts & Hobbies > Needlecrafts & Textile Crafts > Sewing

I am a novice seamstress and found some of these patterns a little challenging, yet I was able to complete others with no problem. I managed to make the doll bathrobe in about an hour and it looks professional! Just like an American Girl Doll store bought version! What I don't like about the book is that you have to have a variety of fabrics on hand to make the clothes. Most of which, are stretch knits which I don't stock pile. You also have to have access to doll zippers something that is hard to locate in my rural location. Other than that, there are many outfits to select from, which you can make out of scrap cottons. I don't regret buying it. Erin Pennington, Carmi, IL

Absolutly love the book. Instructions are easy to follow. Only instead of making a copy of each pattern pc. I pressed them on fusible web,then cut them up, putting each outfit in a seperate plastic bag. Also making extra pattern pcs. if it called for 4/6 pcs.

Every little girl who loves today's 18" dolls wants her doll to have clothes just like a real girl, and lots of them. This is the pattern book that can do it. There are clothes for every occasion---- and a school uniform ,warmup suit, ballet outfit ,just about everything a girl needs. It's a bargin ,too ,when you consider you would spend 2-3 times the price buying commercial patterns for all the styles included here. And the fit is a little better than most. I had checked this out from my local library and quickly decided I had to have my own .

This is a fun book for the sewing enthusiast- If you enjoy making doll clothes, than you might want to take a look at this book. Very nice and simple patterns for any 18" doll, like the American Girl doll. The only thing that I didn't like was the patterns were printed on pattern-type tissue paper and that can be very fragile to handle over and over. Overall the instructions were great, and the outfits are easy to make. I would definatley recommend this book-

I borrowed this book from the library but must have a copy for myself. Patterns and sewing instructions are included; the patterns are full size - many doll clothing book patterns must be enlarged. The only downside is that the patterns must be traced as they appear on both sides of the large pattern sheet. In any case, the book is a great value.

The book looks wonderful - but it came without the patterns. I would suggest that you ask the seller to double check the book to make sure the patterns are included before shipping.

This book tells you how to dress that special friend of your grand daughter with stylish outfits. Simple patterns for a variety of clothes are presented along with clear instructions for simple sewing. There is a wide range of styles included, from sport clothes to elegant dress up. What more could any little girl want?

This book contains full-sized patterns to create the garments featured, along with construction information. Outfits are your basic wardrobe for the 18" dolls covering all the seasons, and a great staring point for the new collector. Full color photos are a nice touch!

Sew the Essential Wardrobe for 18-Inch Dolls Doll Days! Sew an Everyday Wardrobe for 18" Dolls: Stylish Patterns to Mix, Match & Embellish Sew Today's Fashions for 18-Inch Dolls: Full-Size Patterns for Clothing and Accessories Freehand Fashion: Learn to sew the perfect wardrobe - no patterns required! Doll Fashion Studio: Sew 20 Seasonal Outfits for Your 18-Inch Doll Sewing for Beginners: The ultimate guide to learn how to sew quickly and easily (sewing for beginners, sewing guide, hand sewing, sewing patterns, how to sew) Making Wooden Furniture for American Girl® and Other 18-Inch Dolls, 3rd Edition All Dolled Up: Sewing Clothes and Accessories for Girls and Their 18-Inch Dolls Sew Dolled Up: Make Felt Dolls and Their Fun, Fashionable Wardrobes with Fabric Scraps and Easy Hand Sewing Wee Wonderfuls: 24 Dolls to Sew and Love Sew Baby Doll Clothes: Instructions and Full-size Patterns for 30+ Projects for 12" to 22" Dolls The Complete Photo Guide to Doll Making: *All You Need to Know to Make Dolls * The Essential Reference for Novice and Expert Doll Makers *Packed with ... Instructions for 30 Different Dolls Essential Oils: 50 Essential Oil Dog & Cat Recipes From My Essential Oil Private Collection: Proven Essential Oil Recipes That Work! (Essential Oil Pet Private Collection Book 1) Essential Oils: Ultimate Essential Oils Guide and 89 Powerful Essential Oil Recipes! (2nd Edition) - How to Use Essential Oils for Aromatherapy and Healthy ... Loss, Essential Oil Recipes, Aromatherapy) ESSENTIAL OILS: Aromatherapy, Essential Oils For Beginners, And Essential Oil Recipes To Improve Your Health (Medicinal Herbs) (Essential oil recipes, ... Aromatherapy and essential oils Book 1) Dolls and Dolls' Houses World Colors Dolls & Dresses, Folk & Ethnic Dolls Madame Alexander Dolls: 4th Collector's Price Guide (A. Glenn Mandeville's Madame Alexander Dolls) Fashion Dolls Exclusively International: Id & Price Guide to World-Wide Fashion Dolls Goddesses Paper Dolls (Dover Paper Dolls)