Sewing for dolls is all the rage these days, whether it is
to create matching outfits for a little girl and her doll or an outlet for your
creativity. Remember dolls don't outgrow or complain about the outfits you make them and
it's a great way to use up scraps!
Listed below are the books, leaflets and patterns
that Elegant Stitches has in stock. Pay special attention to the Love & Stitches and Primrose Lane patterns for matching children's/doll outfits.
to add any book or pattern to your order. If you would like more information on
any product or can't find what you are looking for Contact Us
and we will be glad to e-mail additional details or special order anything we don't keep
Doll Days! By Erin Hentzel
Sew classic doll clothes with modern flair. Create fashion-forward
outfits for today’s 18" dolls! Whether you’re sewing for your own dolls or
the little doll lover in your life, these mix-and-match styles offer
unlimited possibilities! Sew tiny garments inspired by sweet vintage styles,
including a buttoned blouse, party dress, and scallop-hem skirt. Sewing
enthusiasts who already know the basics can build a complete wardrobe from 9
basic patterns. Learn techniques for small-scale style, such as hemming
sleeves, adding ruffles and trims, and modifying patterns for fresh looks.
47 page soft cover book
Doll Costume Dress Up By Joan Hinds
Dress up your doll! From super hero to princess, pumpkin to mermaid,
these adorable doll costumes for the 18-inch doll will ignite your child's
imagination. Beloved author Joan Hinds brings together a collection of
twenty fun and creative costumes, letting children enjoy the magic of
dress-up with their dolls year round. 20 costumes plus accessories for
the 18-inch doll. Clearly illustrated instructions for simple sewing.
Bonus child-sized mask pattern to make with your daughter. Includes a
CD-rom with full-size PDF patterns
128 page soft cover book
Modkid Summer Fun By Patty Young
ModKid Summer Fun is a pattern booklet that comes with full-size pattern
pieces. The booklet contains 31 pages of instructions on glossy, full-color
paper, and the pattern templates are included on pattern pages. If you’ve
never made a ModKid pattern before, the instructions are great and
to-the-point, and the diagrams that accompany the steps make the
instructions easy to follow.
32 page soft cover book
Doll Clothes for Everyday Play By Joan Hinds
Everything little girls and their dolls need for an entire day of play!
6 complete outfits, from costumes to pajamas. Lots of bonus
Clean, concise instructions accompanied by full-color photos and
32 page soft cover book
Doll Fashion Studio By Joan Hinds
Make adorable outfits for an entire year of fun adventures and special
occasions! 20 fully illustrated seasonal outfits with easy-to-follow
instructions. 3 pattern sheets featuring 100 full-size patterns.
Bonus! 8 simple accessory projects for young beginners. Tips from the
author for making simple pattern alterations.
126 page soft cover book
DESIGNER DOLL CLOTHES By Wendy Schoen
Wendy Schoen has done it again! A fabulous book with all of her most popular
dress patterns duplicated for the 18" doll and more. It includes all the
patterns, embroidery designs & instructions for completing the outfits.
Techniques covered are shadow work, drawn thread, smocking Madeira applique, pulled
thread, lace shaping, surface embroideries, silk ribbon & more.
THE CHILDREN'S CORNER DOLLY'S WARDROBE by Lezette
Children's Corner's best loved patterns have been selected & sized to
fit your 17 1/2-19 1/2" dolls - great for matching outfits! The first part of this
book gives illustrated general sewing instructions for how to stitch each part of the
garment. The section proves instructions for making each of the patterns included in this
Sugar n Spice
by Vanilla House
Mix and match the dress, tunic/top, skirt, and leggings to complete a total
wardrobe for your 18-inch doll.
Inside this pattern are four web links to online tutorial videos to help you
with this pattern. $ 9.00