Holiday Dresses to Make for Your Dolls

Is it too soon? 🙂   Have you thought about the special girls in your life that might enjoy new clothes for their special dolls this holiday season?  Here are a few ideas to inspire you to ring in the season! Click on each photo to go right to the Oh Sew kat! sewing pattern I used.  Visit my Etsy Shop to find a full selection of patterns for dolls from 14-18 inches tall.

Make your 18 inch doll a new holiday outfit this year.

Sew a holiday skirt for your dolls with free pattern from Oh Sew Kat! #freepattern #sewingpattern #dollskirt #pdfpattern

Four Season Skirts ^^ Find this free pattern HERE. This pattern is free when you join my email list. It has no pattern pieces and is very quick and easy. It’s the perfect skirt in a holiday plaid, but also works well for the rest of the year too. See more skirt ideas HERE and HERE.

Use the Jumping Jack Jumper Set to make a cute snowman outfit. See more ideas in THIS POST and the Inspiration Gallery. The Jumping Jack pattern has three pieces- long sleeve shirt, shorts, and a reversible open sided jumper. Mix and match the pieces for lots of variety.

Snowman doll outfit sewing pattern for 18 inch American Girl dolls by Oh Sew Kat! Jumping Jack 1970s fashions for dolls. #ohsewkat #jumpingjack #70sdollclothes #sewingpattern #pdfpattern

Find the Jumping Jack pattern here  ^^

Make an 18 inch holiday doll outfit with PDF sewing patterns you print at home.

Emily shows off a cute Doodlebug reindeer print in her School Dance Dress. This patter has three different variations to make the front of the dress for lots of value. See more ideas with this pattern HERE.

Easy sewing pattern for 18 inch dolls by Oh Sew Kat! Printable patterns PDF patterns School Dance Dress for dolls #ohsewkat #sewingpatterns #dollclothes #easypatterns

Pretty party dresses are easy to make with beginner sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat!

Easy Party Time Dress sewing pattern for 18 inch American Girl dolls by Oh Sew Kat! PDF patterns to diy doll clothes. #ohsewkat #dollclothes #sewingpattern #18inchdolls #easypatterns

The Party Time Peasant Dress  ^^ is available in 5 popular doll sizes in my ETSY SHOP. Download and sew today.

Easy Party Time Dress sewing pattern for 18 inch American Girl dolls by Oh Sew Kat! PDF patterns to diy doll clothes. #ohsewkat #dollclothes #sewingpattern #18inchdolls #easypatterns

The Party Time Peasant Dress is so quick and easy and is a great pattern to show off your fun holiday prints. I made a covered button to accent Willa’s dress. See more Party Time dresses HERE and HERE.

Make holiday outfits for 18 inch dolls with easy Sewing Patterns by Oh Sew Kat!

Lanie is keeping festive in her Playground Pants and a Jumping Jack knit shirt. Her scarf is the belt shown on the snowman outfit above. Use the Playground Pants pattern to make fun pajama pants too like in THIS POST.

Easy beginner sewing pattern for 18 inch American Girl dolls by Oh Sew Kat! PDF patterns to diy doll clothes. #ohsewkat #dollclothes #sewingpattern #18inchdolls #easypatterns


Here is another Jumping Jack outfit. What I love about this pattern is that the pieces can be used to mix and match with other outfits. The turtleneck is perfect under the Backyard Bibs like in THIS POST and also the Easy Up Jumper like THIS ONE. It is available for both 18 and 14.5 inch dolls.

Easy sewing pattern to make 18 inch doll clothes. Print at home PDF patterns by oh sew kat for dolls. #ohsewkat #dollclothes #sewingpattern #jumpingjack #18inch

Make your doll a Nutcracker Inspired Nightgown with the Sugar n Spice Sewing Pattern

Melody is ready for dancing sugar plums in this pretty nightgown. See THIS POST to see the adjustments I made to the basic dress pattern to make it into a nightgown. The Sugar n Spice Pattern has lots of options on its own. Add the Everything Nice accessories for even more playtime fun. See the full photo gallery HERE.

Sew a Clara inspired Nightgown! Dress sewing pattern for 18 inch American Girl dolls by Oh Sew Kat! PDF patterns to diy doll clothes. #ohsewkat #dollclothes #sewingpattern #18inchdolls #easypatterns

Find the Sugar n Spice Dress Pattern Hack ^^ here.

See more holiday doll clothes ideas HERE and HERE.



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Make a holiday doll dress with easy sewing patterns for 18 inch and 14 inch dolls by Oh Sew Kat! Easy beginner patterns to DIY doll clothes like the Party Time Peasant Dress. #dolldress #holidaydress #christmas #18inchdoll #ohsewkat

Style it Up! HalterAlls for Dolls

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HalterAlls for Dolls is one of my very best selling patterns. With just two pattern pieces, and an easy “ribbon tie” option, it’s so quick and easy for craft show sellers and a great project for beginner seamstresses alike.  Use your imagination to style up this simple frock and make it uniquely your own!  Long or short, you can whip up at least two of these from a fat quarter of cotton fabric and be stocked and ready to go for all of your fall craft shows in no time.

Find and download the digital pattern HalterAlls in four sizes here.  (18 inch dolls, Wellie Wishers, Bitty Baby and Animators are all available in my Etsy shop.

Ribbons and Lace by Sonya Finley:

Sewing patterns for 18 inch dolls by Oh Sew Kat!

Pretty Pockets and Cuffs by Amy Violet’s:HalterAlls sewing pattern for American Girl dolls

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And here, I brought the neck ties around to the front (they were lined in contrasting fabric) and added a flower accent:

Saige Girl of the Year American Girl doll halter outfit sewing pattern

What can you add to your HalterAlls?  A cute belt?  A bow? Pretty lace or piping?  How about a pocket? Download the PDF sewing pattern today and whip one up tonight!

HalterAlls sewing pattern for 18 inch dolls like American Girl

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Boardwalk Boutique – New Sewing Pattern for Bitty Baby and Bitty Twins

Boardwalk Boutique, a tester favorite, is now available resized for your 15 inch Bitty Baby and Bitty Twins baby dolls.  This fat quarter friendly pattern is a quick sew and the elastic waist and large ties are easy on little hands for dressing their own dollies!

Baby doll sewing patterns for bitty baby by oh sew kat

Find the pattern for Bitty (and three other sizes too!) in my Etsy Shop

Add a few inches to the top and it makes a cute sundress as well!

OSK Boardwalk Boutique BB Cover

Easy to sew! Great beginner project! Share your projects with #ohsewkat on social media.

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Make cute matching outfits for your Bitty Twin dolls!

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Find the pattern for Bitty (and three other sizes too!) in my Etsy Shop.

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Happy New Year!

Here at Oh Sew Kat!, 2016 was an amazing year.  I loved seeing my pattern designs not only come to life on paper/computer and on our own dolls, but in photos on your dolls as well!

In 2016, I published patterns in 5 different doll sizes.  You can now find patterns for your 18 dolls, WellieWishers, Disney Animators’, Hearts for Hearts, and Bitty Baby dolls in my Etsy Shop.  I appreciate every single one of  you that has purchased my patterns and supported my efforts in all of my shops around the web.  Please continue to share your beautiful doll clothes!

Thank you so much!!!

There’s much more in store for 2017 ~ be sure to check back often!!  Happy New Year to you and to yours. Let’s make it another great year.

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Tester Tuesday! Playground Pants for WellieWishers.

It’s Tester Tuesday!! My tester group had a great time with the Playground Pants pattern.  Everyone was surprised how easy they were and how quickly they went together.

Make cute pants for your dolls with this easy sewing pattern.

 

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These blue beauties were stitched up by Ashley Craw of SewandSoar on Etsy. Be sure to stop by her shop to see if they are still for sale!  She also used Oh Sew Kat! patterns for the  tops.  The middle photos shows Kendall and Willa wearing reversible Sunshine Dresses made into tops.  So clever!!

Visit Sew and Soar on Etsy.

Find all these patterns in my Etsy Shop:  Oh Sew Kat!

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The Playground Pants pattern is offered in other doll sizes too!

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New Sewing Pattern for Wellie Wishers: Playground Pants

I’ve released a new pattern for your WellieWishers dolls. These cuties needed some longer clothes to get through the winter months. Playground Pants are quick to sew and fun to make!  The clever folded side can create a real pocket, perfect for her treasures.

Sewing patterns for dolls American Girl Wellie Wishers Animators

This pattern can be purchased and downloaded in my Etsy Shop.  I also offer this pattern sized for other dolls.

Playground Pants on Etsy

Playground Pants for Animators

Playground Pants for 18 inch Dolls

Playground Pants sewing pattern for wellie wishers dolls by Oh Sew Kat

Willa’s shirt (in the photo below) is made using the Sugar n Spice dress pattern and making the skirt portion just two inches (give or take).

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This pattern also fits the Hearts for Hearts dolls.  These dolls have just started production again after a break…nearly all of my Oh Sew Kat! patterns for Wellies also fit these cute and unique dolls.  (The Sixth Grade Skirt and Popsicle Top have their own sized pattern for Hearts for Hearts due to their slim fit).osk-playground-pants-image-2-ww

See more ideas for your Playground Pants pattern HERE and HERE.  They also make great pants for boy dolls too!

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Sandbox Shorts and Popsicle Tops for Wellie Wishers by Amy Violet’s

I know summer is fading (faded?) away, but I can’t help but share these adorable photos!! Pam Ray, of Amy Violet’s, stitched up these adorable outfits for her WellieWishers dolls.  She used the Sandbox Shorts and Popsicle Top patterns.  These girls look like they are having too much fun!!

Make a summer outfit for your wellie wishers doll with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat! PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers dolls sandbox shorts popsicle top.

Pam used the Step it Up! tutorial to add the lace and buttons to the Popiscle Tops. Find the instructions on my TUTORIALS page.  You can use tiny, 1/8 inch buttons  to completely change the look of your doll clothes.

Make a summer outfit for your wellie wishers doll with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat! PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers dolls sandbox shorts popsicle top.

Make a cute, summer outfit for Wellie Wishers dolls with these easy to sew, printable patterns.

Make a summer outfit for your wellie wishers doll with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat! PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers dolls sandbox shorts popsicle top.
Make a summer outfit for your wellie wishers doll with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat! PDF sewing pattern for wellie wishers dolls sandbox shorts popsicle top.

Check out AmyViolet’s on Facebook and Etsy!

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New WellieWishers Sewing Pattern: Sandbox Shorts

Have you seen my newest release for WellieWishers?  Your doll’s summer wardrobe is not complete without a cute pair of shorts to keep her cool as she plays in the sand and sun.  WIth three options (and see a tutorial for a different look here), this pattern will keep you covered all summer long!

The Sandbox Shorts Sewing Pattern is now available for 14.5 inch dolls.

 

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Find this pattern and more in my ETSY SHOP.  Check out the Sandbox Shorts INSPIRATION gallery!

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New PDF Sewing Pattern: Sandbox Shorts Sewing Pattern for WellieWishers™

Just released on Etsy!The Sandbox Shorts PDF pattern offers cute and simple shorts in three styles with optional working pockets.  Download and sew today!  Our dolls love their Sandbox Shorts with a cute, reversible Popsicle Top!

Sew easy shorts pattern for 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers™

Sew simple doll shorts for 14 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers with easy digital sewing patterns by Oh Sew kat! The Sandbox Shorts pattern is available in five doll sizes.

Use THIS TUTORIAL to move the pockets to the inside for a completely different look!

Sew simple doll shorts for 14 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers with easy digital sewing patterns by Oh Sew kat! The Sandbox Shorts pattern is available in five doll sizes.
Sew simple doll shorts for 14 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers with easy digital sewing patterns by Oh Sew kat! The Sandbox Shorts pattern is available in five doll sizes.
Sew simple doll shorts for 14 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers with easy digital sewing patterns by Oh Sew kat! The Sandbox Shorts pattern is available in five doll sizes.

Make a summer shorts outfit for your 14.5 inch dolls with easy sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat!

See more ideas for Wellie Wishers dolls HERE and HERE. Find a tutorial to put the pockets on the inside HERE.

Easy shorts sewing pattern for 14 inch dolls like Wellie Wishers from OhSewKat.
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New WellieWishers Sewing Pattern Now Available: Boardwalk Boutique Halter Top and Capris

You asked for it, and here it is.  Stitch up the adorable Boardwalk Boutique outfit for your WellieWishers or Hearts for Hearts dolls.

Make Wellie Wishers and Glitter Girls doll clothes with a 14.5 inch doll sewing pattern for summer.

Available now in my ETSY shop.

Make doll clothes for 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishes and Glitter Girls with easy PDF sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat!  #welliewishers #dollpattern

Now available: Wellie Wishers sewing pattern: Boardwalk Boutique.

The Boardwalk Boutique pattern has full sized, print at home, computer drawn pattern pieces. The full color, step by step photos guide you through every step of the process. With less than a quarter yard of fabric, you can make your 14 inch dolls a cute halter top, with fabric or ribbon ties, and a pair of capri pants, with or without ruffles.

This pattern is VERY EASY and makes a perfect beginner project for anyone that has just started to sew.

Make doll clothes for 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishes and Glitter Girls with easy PDF sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat! #welliewishers #dollpattern

Make your 14.5 inch dolls a cute summer outfit with this easy Sewing Pattern from Oh Sew Kat!

You can use the halter top pattern to make a cute sundress for your dolls as well!

Make doll clothes for 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishes and Glitter Girls with easy PDF sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat! #welliewishers #dollpattern

Find the Boardwalk Boutique Sewing Pattern in four popular doll sizes HERE.

Make doll clothes for 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishes and Glitter Girls with easy PDF sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat! #welliewishers #dollpattern

See more ideas for the Boardwalk Boutique Sewing Pattern HERE. Don’t miss these great pattern hacks:

Make a Halter Maxi Dress

Add a Lace Back to your Halter Top

Make doll clothes for 14.5 inch dolls like Wellie Wishes and Glitter Girls with easy PDF sewing patterns from Oh Sew Kat! #welliewishers #dollpattern
Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!

Sewing patterns to make doll clothes by Oh Sew Kat!