Rose Garden – American Girl doll dresses collection

Last time when I showed my small collection of dresses for American Girl dolls, I thought that it was wonderful to sew collections of doll clothes.

But one collection more I do not have such thoughts 🙂

Why?

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Celebrating Lea’s Birthday

There was Lea’s Birthday month ago. I’d finished a new dress for her as a part of a dresses collection for American Girl dolls, and two days before her birthday we visited the sea shore to take Lea’s pictures.

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DIY doll clothes hanger

I’ve finished a new collection for my American Girl dolls. During the photo-shoot I faced that I need a doll clothes hanger to show the dresses’ front and back. Sure, I made the first step and ordered wooden hangers from eBay. But estimated delivery is at the end of August.

What to do if I need hangers immediately? Of course, make them myself!

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Handmade gladiator shoes for American Girl dolls

I’d sewn a small collection of dresses for my American Girl dolls. And while I prepared for taking photos I’d faced a problem that I don’t have suitable shoes to present my collection! Sure, girls dolls never have enough shoes!

I’d tried to use cheaters method, because I’m lazy, – to buy shoes on eBay. But I had not found any shoes I liked. So I had to get pads that I made last year and make gladiator shoes for my American Girl dolls.

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Simple Life – small dresses collection for American Girl dolls

How do you choose fabrics for doll clothes?

I know that the right way, probably not in a doll sewing, but in general, to draw sketches after you get an idea of a collection. And then visit fabric stores and buy the fabrics that you need.

But I live in Fabric Paradise!

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Tonner Antoinette outfit: long striped skirt and cropped top with 3D embroidery. Inspired by Alberta Ferretti, part 4

As I mentioned in the comment on the previous post about the striped dress with 3D embroidery, this outfit became a reason I started to sew this collection for my own dolls.

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Tonner Antoinette striped dress inspired by Alberta Ferretti, part 3

Last time you also saw this striped dress at the background. It’s time to show and describe it itself now.

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Tonner Antoinette dress inspired by Alberta Ferretti, part 2

You have already had a sneak peek at this dress. It’s visible in the photos of the first outfit I’ve shown.

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Tonner Antoinette outfit inspired by Alberta Ferretti, part 1

When I first time saw Alberta Ferretti Spring 2014 collection, I immediately fell in love! Actually, I started following her after this collection.

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