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Another Batch of American Girl Doll Clothes

Old 06-13-2012, 01:29 PM
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We are flying out to WA State tomorrow and this is what my granddaughter "ordered" from our last visit. They are all made from the 30 minute doll clothes book I got from Sewing with Nancy. Hobby Lobby had Simplicity patterns on sale for $.99 yesterday so I got a few of those, but they are much more labor intensive. Maybe now I can get back to quilting!! The first one doesn't photograph right. The jacket is purple fabric with gold. Much darker in person. And I will move the button on the brown and blue top.
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Old 06-13-2012, 02:56 PM
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Those are all really Cute!!
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Old 06-13-2012, 03:06 PM
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Really cute outfits! I will have to look for the 30 Minute Dollclothes. I also make some AG clothes for my DGD, but find that they are very labor intensive.
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Old 06-13-2012, 04:32 PM
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Those are precious! I watched that episode of "Sewing With Nancy" & was intrigued by the book. Looks like I'll have to get it now. Travel safe & have a great time with your kids!
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Great Pic! I ordered the book after seeing what you have made...of course I haven't used it yet...but it's definitely on my list of "to do's". I have 5 granddaughters and I want to make them each several outfits for their dolls. I've bought a bunch of FQ's and just need to get started. Thanks for the inspiration!!!

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Very nice! Those are addicting, I made 40 outfits for my DGD's American Girl Doll, then I had to make 40 hangers too. Then I found nice trunk to store the acessories in. I do love the clothes and they are fun to make. Your's are adorable!
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Old 06-15-2012, 04:28 AM
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Adorable! Will look for that pattern. Agree that Simplicity et al are labor intensive.
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Oh my, how precious! Lucky doll and granddaughter.
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You ought to be sewing for kids! Great work.
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Old 06-15-2012, 08:32 AM
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Cute! I loved making some AG clothes for my niece when she got her doll but haven't done that for a while--she's now 26 and graduated college last year!!
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