Elegant Stitches carries a
wide selection of children's patterns for smocked and heirloom garments.
We are also beginning
to carry a number of specialty patterns for adults, some of which are listed on
this page under the individual designer
or on our new Adult Patterns page.
Below are some of our best selling
designers listed in alphabetical order. Just click on a name to see a listing of the
that we carry. Click on to add this pattern to your shopping cart.
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A WINK AND A NOD
by Sally Whinghter and Cindy Foose.
A favorite classic dress! Adorable sleeve and neckline options, flattering
pleated center panel, front yoke that offers a wealth of options for
embellishment! Very thorough notes in the instructions from Cindy Foose
- a "Workshop in a Bag"!! Cindy has provided a worksheet in each pattern for
her unique and special back placket treatment.
Size: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, & 10.
Now printed on pattern tissue! All sizes in one pattern package!
Tea Party Twirl
Designed by Jessica Goldman
Tea parties are super fun,
especially when there are pretty dresses to wear and twirls to twirl! Your
Bananafana babe will feel like a princess in this outfit of whimsy!
Patterns for a twirling whirling jumper and bloomin' bloomers!
Sizes 12 mos. to 5T
Was $ 9.00 Now
'Quick & easy' smocked bibs in two sizes with optional
linings & smocking graphs. Instructions included for poly-cottons & cotton
Lila Tueller Designs: Lots more of her
patterns in Purses
Create a versatile wardrobe of coats for any season from one
pattern. These jackets are designed for quilting cotton, laminated cotton,
twill, wool, corduroy, linen - almost any fabric depending upon the look you are
looking for. It is fully lined with simplified lining instructions.
Choose from three lengths. Jackets feature either the oversize hood or
collar, kick pleats, belts, pockets & fold up cuffs.
Charlotte Sunshine Dresses & Fitted Top
Dressing pretty and relevant is possible for you tween in all
three of these patterns. The top can go with jeans and is easily layered.
The maxi dress helps her feel sophisticated while the knee length dress can be
trendy and hip. These dresses help you tween create bridges between
fashion & modesty.
Jack & Jill Bibbed Romper
Bibbed romper can be fully lined or made with a
facing. The back waist can be a flat hand or drawn in with elastic.
Optional spade pocket is included for placement on front bib, or front or
back. Garment closes on each side with a button facing. Bias ruffle
instructions are provided.
Great for boys & girls!
Sizes 18mo - 4T.
by Cotton Ginnys
These charming 15” placemats include Santa and his Reindeer with
fun features, mittens & hooves that hold utensils & napkins that make the
Make a set or just make one of each for a festive centerpiece!
Together Tank 2
by Debbie Brooke
I love knits and I love voiles, the Together Tank pattern is the
perfect mash-up of those two loves. This tank top is modest but
trendy. It has an easy fit.
Baby Travel Accessories
by Patterns by Annie
Quick and easy to make, these fun
projects are perfect for shower gifts for any new parent. Pattern includes
instructions for soft and cushiony Piddle Pad/Playmat which folds to fit in
a diaper bag. Bottle Carrier and Pacifier Pouch.
Happiness Halter Playsuit
by Lisa Lam
Would you love to sew beautiful clothes for your children but are a bit
nervous about following traditional sewing patterns? This unique pattern
booklet is the perfect way to dip your toe into dressmaking even if you are
an absolute novice. Easy to follow instructions and photography,
together with full-size patterns make these stylish designs really
accessible to all sewers. Each garment has been graded for children aged
from 2 to 6 years. Choose from a super cute halter playsuit, top and dress,
or make all three!
The Beachcomber Dress
by Fishstick Designs
Sizes 12m to 12
In sizes 12 months to 12, the casual, comfortable Beachcomber Dress is just
what your little girl needs for days spent digging her toes in the sand at
the beach or in her backyard sandbox! Sewn with cotton or cotton blend
jerseys, this hooded knit dress is a quick-sew using just your sewing
machine. The raw edges take full advantage of that great curl that you get
from jersey knit.
Tango Wave Table Decor Collection
by Susan Rooney Patterns
The Tango Wave placemat offers 4
unique combinations for the table. It is reversible and turns inside out!
This innovative design lets you play with contrasting fabrics for a dramatic
effect, even with the napkin. The 12" x 50" table runner adds flowing fun to
any table. Napkin and placemat sizes 12" x 17"
The Apron Dress
by Atkinson Designs
The Apron Dress gives you a
flirty covering from front to back. Apron wraps around the back & ties
at the hip. Features: a complimenting bodice ruffle & clever
accent pockets. Unique to this pattern, you will find included a
shoulder slide, a feature that allows you to adjust the fit & look of the
bodice to work with your shape & style.
Ladies Sizes Small (2-6), Medium (8-10) Large (12-16)
by Little Lizard King
Learn to sew adjustable suspenders ranging in size from 6 months through
size 10. The suspenders are a breeze to make, and a perfect complement to
matching bow ties and neck ties. The options are endless when it comes to
these stylin’ suspenders. They are perfect for every day, holidays,
weddings, and more!
Supplies needed: 1/4 yard fabric, three 1″ suspender clips, and two 1″ vest
buckles or triglides. No elastic is necessary.
Sizes 3m - 10
by Violette Field Threads
The Molly jacket features a tailored fit with a sweet peter pan
collar. Molly's thoughtful details evoke a sweet, nostalgic feel. Three
different sleeve lengths make Molly a season-less piece for your child's
wardrobe. It can be made completely reversible and optional button closure.
You won't believe just how easy this little jacket is to sew.
Sizes 12m-10 years
Green Beginnings Cloth Diaper
by Fishstick Designs
Sizes Newborn to Large (6 to 40 pounds)
The quick-sewing, trim-fitting Green Beginnings Diaper is the perfect cloth
diaper for your little one! This pocket diaper can be sewn as a waterproof
AI2 diaper using PUL (polyurethane laminate)
and a polyester inner, or as a non-waterproof fitted diaper using your
choice of cotton or cotton-blend knit or woven fabrics.
The diaper is designed to fit just under the belly in the front and slightly
higher in the back. Options for fastening include hook & loop or poly resin
snaps. Instructions are included for a quick-drying, tri-fold soaker.
Which Way Out Jacket
by Fishstick Designs
Sizes 12 months to 5T
Perfect for keeping your little one warm on cool fall evenings and crisp
spring mornings, the Which Way Out Jacket is completely reversible for two
looks in one! This jacket features roomy pockets and fold-up cuffs.
For extra insulation, add a hidden layer of cotton flannel or thin quilted
batting, or turn your Which Way Out Jacket into a raincoat by using
PUL (polyurethane laminate) or a
Laminate as the outer layer.
Was $ 13.00 Now $6.50
Quilted Baby Ankle Strap
By Curby's Closet
Simple yet so adorable is our little quilted baby
Ankle Strap shoe with a heart shape toe and Velcro closing strap. They are
soft, cute, and so easy to make. They can be dressed up or dressed down.
With different fabric choices or embellishments, the possibilities are
endless. They are a must have for every posh baby girl. Each pattern
includes 2 sizes (3-6 mo.) and (6-9 mo.), full-size pattern pieces and easy
to read diagrams, step by step instructions are included.
Court Jester Christmas Stocking
By Olivia Anne Designs
This is a one-of-a-kind Christmas stocking that can be monogrammed, but
looks just as good not! It looks like the old-timey, court jester's shoe.
The boot is stuffed to give it added dimension. A network of bias strips are
added to the exterior and attached with decorative stitches to embellish and
quilt the stocking. And -- it's not just for Christmas! It can be made for
Valentine's Day as a lovely door arrangement, or for Halloween to hold your
Halloween Goodies. There are so many possibilities!
Stocking Height: 26" (from hanger to boot)
Boot Width: 14"
By Little Londyn
Short & Long Top & Leggings
Fun and fanciful describes this new Posh Pixie pattern. Your little one will
love to frolic in this adorable princess cut top and leggings. Add your own
embellishments with ruffles and decorative knit stitches to create a unique
Sizes 2 - 5T
by Little Lambs
Sewing pattern includes complete
instructions to sew a kimono-style tunic top using a knit turtleneck or
crewneck shirt as the base. The finished top has long, full sleeves, a sash,
and a finished edge around the neck and down the bodice that leads to a
gathered skirt attached at the waist The top looks great paired with
matching leggings or ruffle jeans. The Kid Kimono instructions are for
toddlers sizes 12 mos - 5T. The top is made from a knit turtleneck or
crewneck shirt so no pattern pieces are needed for construction. Little
girls will look adorable!
Sizes 12 mos - 5T
Now $8.50 Now $5.10
Nolan Cap & Snack Sack
By Hot Scott Patterns
Two great little must haves for your little guy! Whether you are off
to the park for an afternoon picnic in the sun, or sending your child off to
school for the day, don't forget to pack his snack in the Earth friendly,
re-usable Snack Sack made with fabric he'll love! Don't forget to keep
the sun out of his eyes all your long with this great Nolan Cap!
Sizes: Small, Medium & Large
by Aunt Tam's
A Ruffly Delight!
This adorable dress is surprisingly easy to make! A serger and a
ruffle/gather foot makes this a quick project. The elastic thread is
sewn in straight lines, then "shrunk" with a steam iron. It's great fun and
Was $11.00 Now $5.50
Baby Doll Dress & Purse
By Maw-Bell Designs
What an adorable
little dress for your little 'baby doll'. Decorated with fabric flowers at
Sweet Summer Sundress
By Maw-Bell Designs
This sweet sundress
uses contrasting fabric in the four godets & the bottom ruffle, which gives
it a fun, full, twirly skirt. The back has a zipper closing. You
may use rick rack at the neckline or an optional 3/8" ruffle using the
contrasting fabric. Keep the sun off her face with the hat made with
the same fabrics. Match the dress by using rick rack for the trim on
the brim or the optional 3/8" ruffle.
By Little Londyn
The perfect accessory
for every well dressed baby! These patterns are simple, cute & easy to
understand. Instruction for all three styles included
Child's Sizes 0-24
Smartie Pants 3
By Little Londyn
These playful pants
are always a big hit! Three new appliqué & 2 now dimensional designs
are included in the latest version. So easy to make and are more fun
to wear, your infant will be stopping traffic everywhere!
Child's Sizes 0-24
The Sabrina Tunic
You will feel as cool and sophisticated
as Audrey Hepburn in this glorious easy-to-sew little frock featuring a boat
neckline, sleeveless bodice, Empire waist and A-line skirt with subtle
gathering. The look is polished with a tie at the waist that cris-crosses
in the back. Featured in three lengths, this design can be worn with
pants or as a flirty dress. This tunic is perfect for all season,
looking equally smashing by itself or with a cardigan or jacket.
Tissue Pattern for Sizes XXS-XXL
By Jackie Clark
A 4 piece crib
collection including quilt, bumpers, sheet and bed skirt.
By Jackie Clark
styles. Girls XS - Misses XXL
Hope Joy Bubble Top/Twirl Skort
by Sew Sensible
Quite Beautiful! the Hope Joy Bubble Top and the Twirl SKORT: where
being modest is Fun! Designed
so that our children can have fun playing while keeping our
“girly” and modest. The Twirl SKORT combines the popular twirl skirt
the pantaloon! Paired with the Hope Joy Bubble Top, your
little princess can keep her skirt on while she jumps, twirls,
slides, flips, rides her bike, and does cartwheels! Great for
beginner to the advanced sewer! Easy to follow step-by-step
along with lots of pictures to guide you through each step! Not only
a unique and cute skort, but very easy to sew! Dress it up with a
top and boots or go casual with some cute high tops and appliqué
Pattern size 6 months - 6 years
Peace Sign Bag
by Sweet Seams
Keep the peace and travel in style! Panels, pockets, and the always popular
peace sign comprise the outside of this 12" x 16" x 7" fabric bag, while and
interior drawstring gives it shape and keeps your belongings safely inside.
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