This is a great, basic dress pattern that will fit your 18″ doll! It is versatile, simply because it can be used to create the look of so many different styles! Use specific colors to create the look of your favorite princess, use glittery red fabric to make a holiday dress, add ribbon to the hem or embellish it with sequins. It is easy enough for the beginner seamstress or first-time sewer! This pattern includes a long and a short version of the dress.