PATTERN: Wraptastic! Reversible Dress

Stitch up this quick & easy reversible dress for your 18-inch doll!

*Earn 50-110 Tillie Tokens when you purchase this pattern!*



When you find out how quickly and easily this versatile dress goes together, you'll understand why we call it "Wraptastic!"

Inspired by a vintage sewing pattern, this versatile little dress for 18-inch dolls simply slips over your doll's head, then wraps both forward and backward. Snap it in the back, tie it in the front ... and your outfit is complete! As an added bonus, the dress is entirely reversible, which means you get two dresses in one! Mix and match colors and prints for even more options.

With easy to follow step-by-step photo instructions, this project goes together quickly for most confident beginner-level sewists. You can even make it a little easier by substituting slightly wider double-fold bias tape for the neckline.

Available in both print and PDF downloadable format.


Get inspired by these samples made by our Team Tillie Testers!

• 1/3 yard woven fashion fabric (cotton, gingham, lightweight denim)
• 1/3 yard lining fabric
• 13 inches 1/4-inch wide double fold bias tape (Try substituting 1/2-inch wide double fold bias tape to make this project easier for beginners!)
• 20 inches 1/4- to 3/8-inch wide grosgrain ribbon (Satin ribbon or other trim which frays easily is not recommended.)
• 1 size 2/0 sew-on snap set
• Thread

Customer Photos & Comments

  1. PATTERN: Wraptastic! Reversible Dress photo review
    Susan Combrinck
    December 14, 2021
    This was an easy dress to make. Next time I will use a thinner material.
    PATTERN: Wraptastic! Reversible Dress photo review
    February 8, 2018
    Because this pattern was inspired by a vintage dress pattern I tried to find fabrics that looked vintage too.
    PATTERN: Wraptastic! Reversible Dress photo review
    April 16, 2017
    This was so much fun to make!
    PATTERN: Wraptastic! Reversible Dress photo review
    February 13, 2017
    wrap dress
    PATTERN: Wraptastic! Reversible Dress photo review
    November 10, 2016
    This easy to sew, wraparound dress provides the wearer the opportunity to have two dresses in one! There isn't any Velcro or a zipper; certainly can't beat that for ease! A great pattern for the beginning seamstress!
    PATTERN: Wraptastic! Reversible Dress photo review
    November 9, 2016
    This wraparound (reversible) dress fastens in the back with snaps; then the back comes around to the front and ties with ribbons.
    Recommended to EVERY beginning seamstress!
    PATTERN: Wraptastic! Reversible Dress photo review
    November 9, 2016
    This reversible wraparound dress pattern makes not ONE dress but TWO dresses!
    That's wardrobe mileage in my book!
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