How to make a bandana or summer head scarf for 18 inch dolls (a Quick Craft Tutorial)

Make a 50s style head scarf for your American Girl 18 inch doll with this easy tutorial from Oh Sew Kat. Sew a matching dress with easy, PDF sewing patterns.

This quick project will give you the perfect head scarf for your doll’s favorite summer outfits.  It’s also perfect for making 50s style outfits for BeForever character, Maryellen Larkin like THIS. Girls in the 70s, like Julie Albright also wore scarves like this.

Make a 50s style head scarf for your American Girl 18 inch doll with this easy tutorial from Oh Sew Kat. Sew a matching dress with easy, PDF sewing patterns.

How to make a head scarf or bandana for your 18 inch Doll.

Make a 50s style gingham smock dress for BeForever character Maryellen or other 18 inch dolls with this easy Pattern Hack. Add pockets to the Bloomer Buddies easy sewing pattern by Oh Sew Kat! with this simple tutorial. #sewingpattern #18inchdoll #50sfashions #dollclothes #patternhack #ohsewkat
  1.  Cut one 8 1/2 inch square of fabric.
  2. With right sides together, fold in half along the diagonal.  Start 1/2 inch from one corner near the fold, and stitch along the edge, around the top corner, and back towards the fold.  Stop 1/2 inch before you reach the fold.
  3.  Turn right side out and press well, being certain to push the top corner out.  Tuck the raw edges to the inside of the corners as you press.  Top stitch if desired.
  4. Cut 3/8th inch wide elastic to 2 inches.  Tuck each end into a corner of the scarf and stitch in place.
50s scarf doll tutorial by Oh Sew Kat! Easy sewing patterns for beginners to print and sew at home. #ohsekwat #bloomerbuddies #maryellen #headscarf #tutorial

Make a bandana or headscarf for your 18 inch doll with this free pattern.

Doll scarf tutorial by ohsewkat. Easy sewing pattern for a doll headscarf 70s style. #70s #headscarf #bandana #americangirl #ohsewkat #sewingtutorial #easypattern

See more tutorials for your dolls here, and click here to see how to make Maryellen’s cute, 50s blue gingham version of the Bloomer Buddies dress.

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Make a 50s style head scarf for your American Girl 18 inch doll with this easy tutorial from Oh Sew Kat. Sew a matching dress with easy, PDF sewing patterns.

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