Shirring and smocking are techniques to beautifully gather otherwise loose clothing to fit snugly at certain points, and is impossible to do in miniature. That is, impossible to do the same way you'd do it for people! This pattern re-invents the technique for miniature sewing and shows you how to do it in this cute pattern--with lots of pictures to help you along the way.
Patterns Included: Shirred or smocked dress with multiple lengths/necklines, fullness & ruffle options for 1/4 scale dolls (40cm Slim MSD asian ball jointed dolls like minifee and western 16" fashion dolls like Tonner Ellowyne Wilde and 16" Fashion Royalty lines.
Supplies needed: 1/4 yard fabric, thread/sewing supplies
Difficulty: Easy-Intermediate (learning to fake shirr) You can also check out the 'Tutorials' section for free resources on sewing and sizing.
You will get a link to the .pdf file to download on checkout as well as in your order confirmation email. You can buy/download/print and get started in minutes!