Start your 18-inch friend on the path to success by helping her to dress the part!
Sophisticated and smart, this dress features a falling cowl neck collar attached at the shoulder by a hidden hook-and-loop closure. A side zipper also allows for easy dressing. Special design details include front and back pleating, mock button-down side tabs, and the option to include coordinating buttons on the collar.
This intermediate-level PDF pattern is suitable for both light- to mid-weight woven and sturdy knit fabrics.
• 1/3 yard fashion fabric (light to mid-weight cotton, blends, sturdy knits)
• 1/2 inch of 3/4-inch wide hook-and-loop tape (ie. Velcro™)
• Scrap of fusible interfacing
• 4-inch nylon zipper
• 5 1/4-inch to 3/8-inch buttons
Matilda Jo Originals, including the brands Matilda’s Closet and AptOne8, is not affiliated with American Girl® or Mattel®. No endorsement is implied.