Easy Up! Jumper Pattern Hack: How to Make A Pull on Dress with an Open Back

Use beginner level Oh Sew Kat! Pdf sewing patterns to make beautiful doll clothes for your 18 inch dolls like American Girl with print at home photo tutorial patterns.  Large selection in 5 popular doll sizes in OhSewKat shop on Etsy.

The Easy Up! Jumper is quick to sew and makes a no closure jumper that pulls up over your doll’s feet. The technique is easy to follow, but sometimes you may prefer a dress that has a back closure for simple dressing. It’s simple to make the Easy Up! Jumper with a back closure instead. Start with the Easy Up! pattern for 18 inch or 14.5 inch Dolls. Find it in my Etsy Shop HERE.

Easy Up! Jumper Pattern Hack for Dolls- Give it a back closure.

New sewing pattern for dolls! Sew an easy and reversible fall jumper for 18 inch and 14 inch dolls with this easy pattern from Oh Sew Kat! Find more patterns and a free skirt pattern at www.ohsewkat.com. #dollclothes #sewingpattern #ohsewkat #18inchdoll
  1. Cut out 1 front and 1 front lining according to the pattern directions.
  2. Cut out your two back pieces, adding 1/2 inch to the edge marked FOLD on the pattern piece. Do not put it on a fold. (You can also print a second copy of your pattern, and add the 1/2 inch to your piece and cut it out that way.). Do the same for the back lining.
  3. You now have 1 front, 1 front lining, 2 backs, and 2 back linings.
  4. Because the jumper does not have to go on over the feet, you can opt to leave out the elastic straps if you like. I just folded mine and sewed them closed, using a 4 inch strap for 18 inch dolls and a 2.5 inch strap for the 14.5 inch dolls. (If making the elastic straps, follow the pattern).
  5. Follow the pattern instructions to add lining, pleat triangles, and straps.
  6. Kat’s Tip: Use a small safety pin to pin the back edges together while you attach the back straps. This will make it easier to ensure you get the jumper straps sewn in the right places, as it will now more closely look like the pattern instructions.
  7. Press up your hem but do not sew it.
  8. Serge or zig zag stitch your back edges, being sure to catch the lining. Fold in 1/2 inch and press (or turn under 1/4th, then 1/4th again). Add hook and loop tape.
  9. Stitch your hem.

Make your Easy Up! Jumper with a back closure for easy dressing.

Use beginner level Oh Sew Kat! Pdf sewing patterns to make beautiful doll clothes for your 18 inch dolls like American Girl with print at home photo tutorial patterns.  Large selection in 5 popular doll sizes in OhSewKat shop on Etsy.

Isn’t this little birdie fabric so sweet for spring? I just love the fresh lilac and lavender colors. See more Easy Up! Jumper ideas here and here.

Use beginner level Oh Sew Kat! Pdf sewing patterns to make beautiful doll clothes for your 18 inch dolls like American Girl with print at home photo tutorial patterns.  Large selection in 5 popular doll sizes in OhSewKat shop on Etsy.
Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

Tester Tuesday: Picnic Play for 14.5 Inch Dolls

Tester Inspiration for the Picnic Play PDF Sewing Pattern for 14-15 inch Dolls

The Picnic Play is super quick and super easy to sew! If you sew for craft shows, this might be your new favorite pattern! The top can be made reversible, with ties or snaps or sewn sides, and the pull on capris are quick and easy and super kid friendly!

Make this super quick and easy Picnic Play outfit for your 14-15 inch doll with the PDF digital sewing pattern from OhSewKat. Fat quarter friendly, quick sewing project to make Welliewisher sized doll capris, backpack and simple shirt. Find more patterns in the OHSewKat etsy Shop.

The Picnic Play PDF Sewing Pattern is perfect for the 14.5 inch Welliewishers™ Dolls

Shirley F. knocks it out of the dog park with this adorable black and red scottie dog outfit. You can find her etsy shop at DollClothesbyShirley where she sells many of the tests she makes. Emerson looks so cute!

Download and sew the quick and easy Picnic Play PDF sewing pattern and make a summer outfit for your American Girl Wellie wishers Doll. Also fits Ruby Red Fashion Friends. Find more doll clothes sewing patterns in the OhSewKat Etsy shop.

Julie H of Sew Dolled Up!81 on Etsy made these adorable sets for her Welliewishers™ Unicorns and owls, yes please!!

Download and sew the quick and easy Picnic Play PDF sewing pattern and make a summer outfit for your American Girl Wellie wishers Doll. Also fits Ruby Red Fashion Friends. Find more doll clothes sewing patterns in the OhSewKat Etsy shop.

The Oh Sew Kat! Picnic Play Sewing Pattern for 14.5″ Dolls also fits the Ruby Red Fashion Friends 15″ Dolls

Julie used the same outfits she made in her test for the new (and very popular!) Ruby Red Fashion Friends dolls. These dolls are 15 inches tall and many 14.5 inch patterns fit them with just a little tweaking here and there. Aren’t they sweet? Do I need this doll do you think?

Download and sew the quick and easy Picnic Play PDF sewing pattern and make a summer outfit for your American Girl Wellie wishers Doll. Also fits Ruby Red Fashion Friends. Find more doll clothes sewing patterns in the OhSewKat Etsy shop.

Make the quick and easy Welliewishers™ doll outfit with Oh Sew Kat’s Picnic Play PDF pattern

Jenny S, created this cute outfit for her daughter’s Emerson doll. Her daughter really loves the tiny backpacks, included in the pattern, for her girls to take along a few essentials to the park or the picnic.

Download and sew the quick and easy Picnic Play PDF sewing pattern and make a summer outfit for your American Girl Wellie wishers Doll. Also fits Ruby Red Fashion Friends. Find more doll clothes sewing patterns in the OhSewKat Etsy shop.

Find more ideas to sew the Picnic Play pattern HERE and HERE. Visit my Etsy Shop to find more sewing patterns for your Welliewishers™, Glitter Girls®, Ruby Red Fashion Friends, and Hearts for Hearts Girls dolls.

Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

Backyard Bibs Sewing Pattern for Popular Doll Sizes

The Backyard Bibs pattern is a quick sew with lots of options. Make it with capri length pants, as shorts, or choose an A line or gathered skirt. The one piece bib is simple and quick with sewn in straps and no fussy buttons or buttonholes. All outfits close up in back.

Make easy overalls for dolls with the Backyard Bibs sewing pattern in 5 sizes.

Use the Backyard Bibs easy sewing pattern to make a cute, nautical outfit for your doll like American girl Kit or other 18 inch dolls. Easy beginner sewing pattern tutorials from Oh Sew Kat! in my etsy store.

The Backyard Bibs is super popular for the 18 inch doll. Find it HERE in my Etsy Shop. You can purchase it with or without the peasant top pattern. See many more ideas for the Backyard Bibs pattern in the Inspiration Gallery.

Make easy overalls with Oh Sew Kat's Backyard Bibs sewing pattern for 18 inch dolls like Blaire Wilson from American Girl. #dollclothes #sewingpatterns

Try A Girl for All Time PDF Sewing Patterns by Oh Sew Kat!

A Girl for All Time is a popular new ball joined doll- (BJD). I’ve resized many of my patterns to fit them as well. Find the Backyard Bibs for AGAT here. Michele Anderson’s Clementine doll is ready for summer in her patriotic bibs.

Make a darling overalls outfit for your 16 inch A Girl for All Time doll with easy PDF doll clothes sewing patterns by OH SEW KAT.

The Disney Animators dolls are also 16 inches tall. The animators patterns will also fit the Mae Meadow dolls (some patterns may need a little tweaking.). Find a full assortment of Animators’ patterns, including the Backyard Bibs pattern here.

Easy bib overall skirt or pants sewing pattern for 16 inch Disney Animator princess dolls. Easy to sew, more patterns in OhSewKat Etsy shop.

Find the Easy to Sew Backyard Bibs PDF Pattern at Oh Sew Kat!

Bitty Baby, and the retired Bitty Twins dolls from American Girl are 15 inches tall. They look adorable in the Backyard Bibs pattern and this pattern also makes super cute brother /sister sets too! Find the Bitty Baby pattern here.

Bitty Baby dress and overalls sewing pattern - easy to sew PDF pattern for doll clothes by oh sew kat

Find the Backyard Bibs for 14.5 inch dolls here. (Wellie Wishers, Ruby Red Fashion Friends, and Hearts for Hearts Dolls. Photo credit Michele Anderson. See more Backyard Bibs for the little dolls here and here.

Make a playful overalls outfit for Wellie Wishers and Glitter Girls with this easy PDF sewing pattern for dolls. Backyard Bibs by Oh Sew Kat! is easy and quick to sew! #welliewishers #sewingpattern
Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

New PDF Sewing Pattern for 14.5 inch Dolls: Picnic Play by Oh Sew Kat!

Make this super quick and easy Picnic Play outfit for your 14-15 inch doll with the PDF digital sewing pattern from OhSewKat. Fat quarter friendly, quick sewing project to make Welliewisher sized doll capris, backpack and simple shirt. Find more patterns in the OHSewKat etsy Shop.

Make a darling play clothes outfit for your 14.5 inch dolls like Welliewishers™ with the new Picnic Play PDF Sewing Pattern

Find this new easy to sew pattern in my ETSY SHOP. The one piece top is reversible and can be worn with either side in front. Add simple pull on capri pants with cute cuffs and don’t forget the simple to sew, doll sized cinch sack style backpack with a front pocket for her treasures.

Make this super quick and easy Picnic Play outfit for your 14-15 inch doll with the PDF digital sewing pattern from OhSewKat. Fat quarter friendly, quick sewing project to make Welliewisher sized doll capris, backpack and simple shirt. Find more patterns in the OHSewKat etsy Shop.

Simple sewing Pattern for Welliewishers™ and Glitter Girls® Doll Clothes

This pattern will also fit Hearts for Hearts sized dolls, as well as the new, 15 inch Ruby Red Fashion Friends (some patterns may need a little tweaking.). Find this new pattern HERE.

Make this super quick and easy Picnic Play outfit for your 14-15 inch doll with the PDF digital sewing pattern from OhSewKat. Fat quarter friendly, quick sewing project to make Welliewisher sized doll capris, backpack and simple shirt. Find more patterns in the OHSewKat etsy Shop.

The Picnic Play pattern is also available for 18 inch dolls here. See the Inspiration Gallery for more ideas with this quick to sew beginner level pattern. Download and sew this cute outfit for your doll today!

Find more easy sewing patterns for 14.5 inch dolls by clicking the photos below.

Easy Up! Jumper beginner sewing pattern from OhSewKat! Easy to sew 14 inch doll clothes in many styles. #ohsewkat #dollclothes #welliewishers #americangirldoll #sewingpattern
Easy sewing pattern for Wellie Wishers and Glitter Girls 14 inch dolls- Backyard Bibs PDF pattern from Oh Sew Kat! #welliewishers #dollclothes
Wellie Wishers sewing pattern to make a dress or top with placket and flutter sleeves. Easy beginner level sewing patterns to diy your own doll clothes for 14 and 18 inch dolls by Oh Sew Kat! #welliewishers #dollclothes #sewingpattern
Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

Easy Up Jumper for St. Patrick’s Day and Tiny Shamrocks

It’s the month of sewing GREEN.

It’s one of my favorite seasons!

St. Patrick’s Day Sewing- Try the Easy Up! Jumper for Wellie Wishers™

The Easy Up jumper is a beginner level patten that has a few options and shortcuts to try. Choose a tiny print for the 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers™ and Glitter Girls®. You can even make it reversible.

The Easy Up! Jumper PDF sewing pattern is quick to sew and perfect for a beginner. Find beginner level printable sewing patterns for doll from American Girl in the OhSewKat etsy shop.

Make an easy Shamrock Jumper for your 14.5″ inch day.

The Easy Up! Jumper PDF sewing pattern is quick to sew and perfect for a beginner. Find beginner level printable sewing patterns for doll from American Girl in the OhSewKat etsy shop.

Find more ideas for sewing the Easy Up! Jumper HERE in the Inspiration Gallery. Need more ideas for St. Patrick’s Day? Check out this POST, and this ONE. Find more ideas for this simple pattern by clicking on the photos below.

Easy Up jumper doll clothes sewing pattern- lots of options, beginner level, photo tutorial, pdf pattern from ohsewkat

Make diy doll clothes for your 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers, Style Girls, and Glitter Girls. Easy to sew beginner level PDF doll clothes patterns are available in the Oh Sew Kat! etsy shop.
Easy Up! Easter jumper. Make a quick outfit for your American Girl doll with easy PDF sewing patterns from Ohsewkat
Simple sewing pattern doll jumper by ohsewkat
Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

Sweet Little Valentines Made with Oh Sew Kat! patterns

Happy Valentine’s Day! Dress your 14.5 inch Wellie Wishers™ and Glitter Girls® dolls in pretty pink Easy Up! Jumpers to celebrate the day of LOVE.

Make diy doll clothes for your 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers, Style Girls, and Glitter Girls. Easy to sew beginner level PDF doll clothes patterns are available in the Oh Sew Kat! etsy shop.

The Easy Up! PDF sewing pattern is a quick sew. It’s easy to sew it reversible as well. Sometimes I’ll choose a seasonal fabric for one side and make the other side non seasonal.

Make diy doll clothes for your 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers, Style Girls, and Glitter Girls.  Easy to sew beginner level PDF doll clothes patterns are available in the Oh Sew Kat! etsy shop.

Camille’s dress has tiny hearts on one side, and delicate rosebuds on the other. I also added some lacy trim to the hemline for extra frill. A Playtime Peasant Top in pink or white completes her outfit.

Make diy doll clothes for your 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers, Style Girls, and Glitter Girls. Easy to sew beginner level PDF doll clothes patterns are available in the Oh Sew Kat! etsy shop.

Does your 14.5 inch doll have a new dress to wear for Valentine’s Day?

Make diy doll clothes for your 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers, Style Girls, and Glitter Girls.  Easy to sew beginner level PDF doll clothes patterns are available in the Oh Sew Kat! etsy shop.

Find many more patterns for your 14 inch dolls here in my Etsy Shop.

Find the Easy Up Jumper  for 18 inch Dolls like American Girl here.

Find the Easy Up Jumper for 14.5 inch Wellie Wishers Dolls here.Easy Up!

Buy both sizes together: Jumper  Multi Size Bundle:  https://www.etsy.com/listing/714068198

Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

Tester Tuesday: More Spring Shine Dresses for 14.5 inch Dolls

The Spring Shine Dress and Top pattern is perfect for your Wellie Wishers sized dolls

Whether you make it as a dress or a top for your 14.5 inch dolls, the Spring Shine PDF sewing pattern from Oh Sew Kat! will quickly become a new favorite. Make it with pretty flutter sleeves, or you can leave them off as well. The button placket in the front is fake- so the open back with hook and loop tape is still super easy for little hands.



Julie of SewDolledUp81 made this sweet dress for Willa. Visit her Etsy Shop to purchase this and other outfits for many sized dolls.

Make a pretty sundress for your 14.5 inch dolls like Welliewishers and Gliter Girls with this Spring Shine Dress sewing PDF sewing pattern by Oh Sew Kat! Faux placket and flutter sleeves, make it a dress or a simple top. Easy to sew pattern for beginners.

Kendall is sweet as can be in this pretty dress made by Juliette of Somewhere in Time a Doll. She used the tiny lace to make the sleeves- so pretty!!

Make a pretty sundress for your 14.5 inch dolls like Welliewishers and Gliter Girls with this Spring Shine Dress sewing PDF sewing pattern by Oh Sew Kat! Faux placket and flutter sleeves, make it a dress or a simple top. Easy to sew pattern for beginners.

Easy doll dress sewing pattern for 14.5 inch dolls: Spring Shine Dress

Juliette had coordinating prints which she stitched up into this pretty dress. The tiny bow and buttons add the perfect touch. Find the pattern in 2 doll sizes HERE.

Make a pretty sundress for your 14.5 inch dolls like Welliewishers and Gliter Girls with this Spring Shine Dress sewing PDF sewing pattern by Oh Sew Kat! Faux placket and flutter sleeves, make it a dress or a simple top. Easy to sew pattern for beginners.

The pretty hem band is so easy and balances the white bodice perfectly.



Mireille made this happy apple dress. Pretty lace trim at the hem makes Willa happy!

Make a pretty sundress for your 14.5 inch dolls like Welliewishers and Gliter Girls with this Spring Shine Dress sewing PDF sewing pattern by Oh Sew Kat! Faux placket and flutter sleeves, make it a dress or a simple top. Easy to sew pattern for beginners.

Oh Sew Kat! has a new sewing pattern for Wellie Wishers- the Spring Shine Dress and Top

Michele made this cheerful outfit – perfect for a day at the park. The capri pants are from the Boardwalk Boutique pattern with a cuff instead of a ruffle. Darling outfit!!

Make a pretty sundress for your 14.5 inch dolls like Welliewishers and Gliter Girls with this Spring Shine Dress sewing PDF sewing pattern by Oh Sew Kat! Faux placket and flutter sleeves, make it a dress or a simple top. Easy to sew pattern for beginners.

I hope you are inspired to make your own Spring Shine dress after seeing these lovely outfits made by the Oh Sew Kat! testing team. Stop by the facebook page and join the conversation and share your photos too!

The Spring Shine Dress is available for 14.5 and 18 inch dolls. More sizes coming soon!



Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

Make a Halloween Outfit for your Doll this Fall.

Make your 18 inch doll a cute Halloween doll dress or outfit with easy sewing patterns by Oh Sew Kat! Find doll clothes patterns for five sizes in my etsy shop.

Use easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat! to make your doll a Halloween outfit.

It’s time for pumpkins and candy corn and trick or treat parties! Your dolls can join in the fun with a cute outfit or dress made with fun Halloween themed fabrics. Whether you like spooky eyeballs, cute ghosts, scary spiders, or arched back cats, your local fabric stores are full of fun fabric surprises to sew to get your in the Halloween mood.

Make your 18 inch doll a cute Halloween doll dress or outfit with easy sewing patterns by Oh Sew Kat! Find doll clothes patterns for five sizes in my etsy shop.


Make your 18 inch doll a Halloween dress with the School Dance Sewing Pattern

With three ways to change up the dress front, the School Dance Dress gives your fabric room to shine. Add a bow or belt. With long sleeves and a nice A-line skirt, your doll will be ready for whatever treats come her way. Available in 3 doll sizes here….see more School Dance Dress ideas HERE. Don’t forget to check for multi size bundles to save a few dollars when your purchase more than one size pattern.

Make your 18 inch doll a cute Halloween doll dress or outfit with easy sewing patterns by Oh Sew Kat! Find doll clothes patterns for five sizes in my etsy shop.
Make your 18 inch doll a cute Halloween doll dress or outfit with easy sewing patterns by Oh Sew Kat! Find doll clothes patterns for five sizes in my etsy shop.

Make a Party Time Peasant Dress with fun Halloween print fabric.

The Party Time Peasant Dress is a quick and easy project. With easy elastic for the neckline and a full gathered skirt it’s a perfect pattern to showcase some fun Halloween prints, like these from Doodlebug Designs. Find the pattern in 5 doll sizes HERE.

Fall Halloween Dress sewing pattern for Wellie Wishers and other size dolls. Easy sewing pattern for dolls by Oh Sew Kat! #halloween #dolldress #welliewishers #ohsewkat

Make a Boardwalk Boutique top into a Pumpkin Jumper

For a quick project, you can’t beat the super popular Boardwalk Boutique. Available sized for 5 different dolls, use the long length cutting line and add a ruffle for a cute, quick, halter top jumper. Kelly is wearing it here with a black turtleneck made with the Jumping Jack pattern. Find both patterns on Etsy. See THIS POST to use the Boardwalk Boutique for a fun elf, santa or gingerbread outfit!

18 inch doll sewing patterns by Oh Sew Kat! Boardwalk Boutique is easy and quick to sew! Free skirt pattern for 18 inch sized dolls.

Make a cute School Bell Blouse in Halloween fabric for Wellie Wishers and Glitter Girls.

Michele made these adorable Halloween tops for her 14.5 inch girls when she helped me test the School Bell Blouse pattern. See more ideas for this pattern HERE. It’s available in 3 doll sizes. The black skirts are made with the very easy Sixth Grade Skirt pattern to complete the look.

Make long sleeve top for 14 inch dolls with this easy PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers and glitter girls from Oh Sew Kat! School Bell Blouse with two styles - ready for fall! #welliewishers #glittergirls #ohsewkat

Let your dolls play along with the season in cute outfits you make with fun, Halloween themed cotton fabric. You can’t go wrong with any of the patterns you choose. Share your work on my facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/ohsewkat. Happy sewing!!!

See more ideas for Halloween here and here.

Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

Tester Tuesday: More School Bell Blouses for 14.5 inch Dolls

The School Bell Blouse PDF sewing pattern is a long sleeved top with two options to make for your 14.5 inch dolls. With Oh Sew Kat! patterns, you can download today and stitch one up in a few hours! Easy and fun, this pattern will be a favorite for you to sew and for your girls’ dolls to wear. Find the pattern in 3 sizes here in my Etsy Shop. Every Oh Sew Kat! sewing pattern is designed with the beginner in mind with simple construction and a step by step photo tutorial.

Make a long sleeved top for your 14.5 inch dolls with the School Bell Blouse pattern.

Make long sleeve top for 14 inch dolls with this easy PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers and glitter girls from Oh Sew Kat! School Bell Blouse with two styles - ready for fall! #welliewishers #glittergirls #ohsewkat

This pdf sewing pattern will fit Glitter Girls, Wellie Wishers and similar 14 1/2 inch dolls. Enjoy these samples made by the Oh Sew Kat! test team!

Fresh for Fall- The School Bell Blouse Sewing Pattern for Dolls

Shirley made this travel themed School Bell Blouse. The outfit and photos are just so inspirational! Shirley has such an eye for fabric and color. You can find her shop on Etsy under DollClothesbyShirley.

Make long sleeve top for 14 inch dolls with this easy PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers and glitter girls from Oh Sew Kat! School Bell Blouse with two styles - ready for fall! #welliewishers #glittergirls #ohsewkat

The collage top looks so sweet with a pair of Playground Pants. You can find that pattern HERE and see more ideas for these cute pocket pants here and here.

Make long sleeve top for 14 inch dolls with this easy PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers and glitter girls from Oh Sew Kat! School Bell Blouse with two styles - ready for fall! #welliewishers #glittergirls #ohsewkat

Juliette made this fun School Bell Blouse and added a bright red, Sixth Grade Skirt. See more ideas with the School Bell Blouse pattern here and here.

Make cute doll clothes for your 14.5 inch dolls with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat!

Make long sleeve top for 14 inch dolls with this easy PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers and glitter girls from Oh Sew Kat! School Bell Blouse with two styles - ready for fall! #welliewishers #glittergirls #ohsewkat

Add a pretty lace placket to the front of your School Bell Blouse.

Pam’s doll, Camille, is seeing starts in her peplum top made with the School Bell Blouse pattern. Pam added bit of lace with a placket as seen in THIS TUTORIAL. You can purchase doll clothes from Pam’s shop on Etsy as AmyViolets.

Make long sleeve top for 14 inch dolls with this easy PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers and glitter girls from Oh Sew Kat! School Bell Blouse with two styles - ready for fall! #welliewishers #glittergirls #ohsewkat

Visit the School Bell Blouse Inspiration Gallery to see more ways to sew this fun, new pattern!



Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

Step it Up Series: Make a Gabby Gabby Inspired Doll Dress

Have you seen Toy Story 4 yet? There is a new doll character in the movie, Gabby Gabby, and she has red hair and wears a yellow polka dot dress. Like a few other inspired seamstresses on the net, I wanted to try to make a Gabby Gabby inspired dress for 18 inch dolls. Here are the ones I came up with. How did I do?

Make a Gabby Gabby doll dress for 18 inch dolls

Make your own Gabby Gabby inspired yellow polka dot doll dress with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat!

Use OSK sewing patterns to make a Gabby Gabby look alike dress for your doll

In the photos below, Blaire and Maryellen are both wearing the same dress. I used the Sugar n Spice Dress– the pinafore cutting lines to make the dress. I drew out a collar pieces, and attached it before I sewed the bodice pieces together at the neckline. Add a white waistband and attach a button placket and it looks pretty close to the original.

You could also use the Spring Shine dress pattern as well, making the same alterations. Originally I planned to put a white “slip” trimmed with lace underneath, but in the end, I just added the lace right to the hem. (For those of you too young to remember, girls used to wear a fluffy skirt underneath their dresses, usually made of white with lace trim, to make their dresses stick out in a pretty way.)



Make your own Gabby Gabby inspired yellow polka dot doll dress with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat!

Use the Sugar n Spice or the Spring Shine Dress sewing pattern to make a Gabby Gabby polka dot dress.

Make your own Gabby Gabby inspired yellow polka dot doll dress with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat!

Willa’s dress is not quite as true to the original. I used the Spring Shine dress pattern, adding white lace and white flutter sleeves for more of a “similar but different” vibe to Gabby Gabby’s dress. Willa is just as happy!!

Make your own Gabby Gabby inspired yellow polka dot doll dress with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat!

Find these two PDF sewing patterns, and many more, in my ETSY SHOP. Be sure to check out the Multi Size bundles page to save a few dollars too. Visit the Inspiration Gallery to see more doll clothes ideas.

Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!