American Girl doll clothes can be tricky
Buying clothes from their official website can be fun, but pricey! Man, they can really get you with all those adorable little accessories. Everything is so small and cute…and expensive! The off-brand ones you can buy at the store don’t always fit right, and can still cost you a pretty penny.
Now that I have a little girl who is interested in all things American Girl, I have given her a doll I triumphantly discovered at a garage sale for 25 Cents, as well as the doll my parents purchased for me as a child.
I have a new appreciation for all the little dresses my mom spent hours sewing. She had said no way was she buying all of Felicity’s outfits for 20+ dollars a piece. Instead, we got a pattern for historical doll clothing at Joann’s and I picked out the fabric that best matched each of Felicity’s gowns. I am still pretty impressed to this day, at my selection in fabric!
Now, for the first time, I am pulling out the very pattern my mom used years ago, to create some dresses for my daughter