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Criss Cross Dress

Updated: Jan 18

Video Tutorial

Fabric Requirement

18 Inch Doll: 36" x 24"

14 Inch Doll: 24" x 20"

Connect the pattern, Cut all the fabric according to the patterns


1. Sew the bodice front to back sections at the shoulders, Do the same with the lining.

Press seam open.


2. Sew the lining to the bodice at the front to the center back seams and each armhole.


3. Clip the curves, corner and turn the right side out; Press.


4. Matching armhole seams. Stitch together the bodice front to bodice back at the side seam. Press seam flat.


5. Overlap front bodice, matching side seam pin and baste.


6. Hem at the bottom of skirt. (I use narrow rolled hem foot)

**Optional: add glitter tulle on top of skirt part.


7. From the marking point, Double fold the skirt opening, press and top stitch.


8. Gather skirt sew two rows for straight stitches.


9. Pin center of the skirt matching center of the bodice. Adjust gathering to fit bodice. Pin and stitch.


10. Press the seam allowance toward the bodice and top stitch.


11. Pin and sew the center back edge right side together.


12. Cut the hook and loop tape (Velcro), Sew along the edge of the center back.

The dress is done, You can sew in ribbon flower, pretty button etc.,


13. Fold the long strip in half lengthwise, mark 2 inch away from the top.


14. Start stitching from the left corner then curve to marking point on raw edges, leaving 2-3 inch opening on one side.


15. Trim the corner and turn the right side out, topstitch.


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15 komentarzy

23 lut 2023

Merci, pour ce joli patron, qui va être bien utile. Georgina.


10 lis 2022

...and then I had just enough to make a short version for the 18" doll!


10 lis 2022

I love the crisscross dress! Thank you for a pattern that lets us showcase beautiful remnants. I made mine reversible.


30 lis 2021

Thanks very much Ms. Bankky. I made two princess Dresses last year for my grand daughters

doll . The dresses turn out super and both of them loved it. I down loaded the criss-cross dress pattern. You made it so easy to print and with super directions. Your dress patterns are so beautiful and the presentation of tutorials is with a great patience. I really appreciate.

All the best.


Maria Paula Silva
Maria Paula Silva
27 lis 2021

Você é maravilhosa. Eu adoro o se trabalho👏👏👏👏👏👏👏

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