This PDF sewing pattern is designed to fit 18″ dolls such as American Girl® and can be downloaded from this link - Marguerite Dress for 18" Dolls.
This dress features a short sleeve style with a bow that ties in the front of the bodice. It has a gathered skirt with placket for button accent. With so many fabric prints and colors to choose from and a variety of styling options this dress can become your doll’s go-to outfit at any season of the year.
Here are some photos to inspire you to make this dress. In this photo below, Lea and Grace are both wearing dresses made from calico fabric. Lea is wearing the short sleeves version that features a skirt placket with decorative buttons on it. Grace is wearing the sleeveless ruffled version which used lace fabric for the bow to highlight this feature.
Blaire on the photo below is wearing a Marguerite Dress that is made from crepe fabric and features the version with ruffles on the shoulders and skirt.
This pattern is made for confident beginner and can be downloaded from this link - Marguerite Dress for 18" Dolls.