Today, in children’s stores, you can buy not only dolls, but also clothes for them. Often such a wardrobe is made of low-quality materials, so beautiful dresses and suits lose their appearance. To make it interesting for your child to play with dolls, try sewing clothes with your own hands. In this article, we bring you ideas how to sew dresses for a Monster High doll.
We sew clothes for Monster High
We have already told you how to sew a stylish costume for Monster High, now you can try to sew beautiful dresses for a doll. To do this, you will need thread, a needle, cloth, and scissors. To make the dress perfect for your doll, you will have to take measurements. To do this, measure the distance from the neck to the knees..
Master class dress for Monster High
Then transfer this distance to the fabric. Also, you will need to take one more measurement – the girth of the chest, as it may differ from one doll to another. Now you can cut out a rectangle from the fabric, taking into account the specified measurements.
Take tulle for the skirt. The width of the section for the skirt should be 5-6 times the width of the dress in order to get the volume. Sew the top of the skirt with thread and pull it off to create volume. You can decorate the top of the skirt with a belt made from a different fabric..
You will also need to sew a neat strap to the dress..
Put the skirt on top of the dress and the festive outfit for the doll is ready.
Dress patterns for Monster High
A knitted dress will look stylish and very beautiful on the doll. You can choose the right thread color and knit several dresses using the same pattern. Begin knitting with 16 stitches. Starting with the second, work 14 single crochets. Turn the knitting and knit the next two rows into single crochets, while do not forget about the lifting loop.
One row will need to be knitted with increases on both sides. To do this, make an air loop for lifting, knit 5 loops with single crochet, turn over the knitting and knit the same loops again.
The next 8 rows are knitted completely with single crochets. The thirteenth row needs to be knitted in the same way as 4 with increments on both sides. The remaining 4 rows are knitted with single crochet.
Watch the video: How to knit a dress for a doll. Dress for Monster High
You will have the top of the Monster High Knit Dress. Now tie the skirt with crochets and the dress is ready. You can also crochet such a bathing suit for a doll.
See a photo of a dress for Monster High with patterns and choose the outfit you like the most.
As you have seen, it is quite easy to sew clothes for a Monster High doll. In this case, it is not necessary to have any special skills. Imagine and replenish your dolls’ wardrobe with new things.