This cute Pocket Tee Shirt for 18″ Doll is a wonderful and versatile addition to your American Girl Doll’s wardrobe. With it’s fun mix and match style it’s a wardrobe staple you can make several of!
printed jersey knit with minimum 30% stretch
contrast solid jersey knit with minimum 30% stretch
1/2″ fold over elastic trim or narrow double fold bias tape
hook and loop tape such as Velcro
from the printed jersey knit:
2 backs (mirror images)
1 front on fold
from the solid jersey knit:
1 yoke on fold
2 sleeves (mirror images)
Pocket Tee for 18″ Doll Free Pattern Tutorial
Seam allowances are 1/4″, hem allowances are 1/2″.
Sew yoke to front, right sides facing.
Press seam allowance up and topstitch if desired.
Press the top of the pocket to the wrong side by 1/2″. Stitch in place.
Press remaining edges under by 1/4″. Stitch pocket in place using the placement marking on the yoke pattern piece.
Stitch shoulder seams, right sides facing.
Apply fold over elastic or bias tape to neckline edge.
Press sleeve hems to the wrong side by 1/2″. Stitch.
Stitch sleeves into armscyes, right sides facing.
Sew underarm and side seams, right sides facing.
Press bottom edge to the wrong side by 1/2″. Stitch.
Fold back raw edges to the wrong side by 1/2″.