American Girl Doll Pretty Yellow Dress

Yesterday I made another dress from the Lisianthus Dress pattern on Pixie Faire!  This time it’s in a floral-y yellow fabric.

DSCN2206The skirt on this one is slightly different.  Once again I didn’t have a piece of fabric 37″ long (as the pattern requires), therefore I was compelled to make the skirt less gathered.

I did the sleeve cuffs the correct way this time around.  🙂

The headband is from Hair Hardware and it is designed for 18″ dolls.  I bought the 12 pack, which was $4.10.  If you sign up for their newsletter you can get a 10% off coupon as well. The headband fits perfectly, and is flexible.  I wrapped it in the same fabric as the dress, securing it with hot glue as I went.  The inside raw edges I covered up with a strip of ribbon, also hot glued in place.

The doll didn’t have shoes to go with her dress (oops), so she wore her favorite glittery tennis shoes.


The bodice of the dress.
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The back closes with soft Velcro.


The dress is fully lined.DSCN2224 DSCN2232Both the girls together in their new Lisianthus dresses!



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2 responses to “American Girl Doll Pretty Yellow Dress

  1. I like both of yours better than their photo 🙂

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