Crossover Dress - Doll
A sweet wee dress that features a crossover front with side closures, a gathered skirt, and puffed sleeves. Fasten it with ties, snaps, or hook + loop tape for easy dressing.
You will receive a clear, detailed tutorial including step-by-step photos.
Skill Level: Confident beginner
Make old things new again! Twig & Tale patterns pair wonderfully with upcycled fabrics. The Crossover Dress uses very little fabric so look to gorgeous vintage garments and trims and precious fabric scraps for inspiration.
Please note, this pattern is not included in the Dolls Clothing Bundle, it is only available as a seperate pattern.
Lightweight woven fabrics such as cottons and linen.
Scraps! (or 1⁄4 yard (25cm) of 44” (115cm) wide fabric).
Supplies + Notions
Spool of coordinating thread
9 inches (23 cm) or ¼ inch (0.5 cm) elastic for sleeves
3 small snaps, or hook + loop tape to fasten side of dress
Trim, if desired for neckline and bottom hem
1 yard (1m) length of ribbon or similar for ties.
This is a print-at-home PDF pattern and includes two printing options:
- US Letter/A4 - tiled and designed to print on your home printer
- Projector - specially-formatted and optimized for home projector use. Read more about using our projector files here
Q: What size doll will this fit?
A: This pattern is designed specially to fit the Twig + Tale® 15" Classic Cloth Dolls which you can find here .
Q: Do you offer other doll-sized clothing patterns?
A: We've got you covered! Find our full collection of doll-sized clothing patterns here.
There is also a doll clothing bundle here to help your decision-making easier!
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Care + Safety
Items made from Classic Cloth Dolls + their clothes sewing patterns are not suitable for children under the age of three.
These dolls are special and are not meant to be played with by unsupervised babies or small children who might swallow the small pieces of their wardrobes, or chew off an ear or limb.
The limbs may be attached with string which if came loose could pose a choking hazard.
The outfits for these dolls may also contain small parts such as shoes which could pose a choking hazard.
Adult supervision is always recommended and you should routinely check the items you have made for loose threads or signs of damage that could cause harm.