The Arabella is an adorable 18-inch dolls maxi skirt pattern. An easy and quick sew with lots of options, it’s a perfect beginner skirt sewing pattern!
With so many variations there are dozens of different looks you can create. The Arabella really will be your new go-to dolls skirt pattern!
Skill Level – Beginner to intermediate
Sizes – 18-inch dolls’ sizing
- 4 different lengths (above knee, knee, midi/tea, and maxi)
- 2 waistband heights (regular and tall)
- Optional sash
- Optional side seam pockets
- Suitable for both knit and woven fabrics
Fabrics – This pattern is suitable for woven and knit/stretch fabrics.
If you use a fabric with a print or nap such as velvet, remember to cut all pieces in the same direction and to allow extra fabric for this.
See the fabric requirements in the gallery above for yardage. A serger/ overlocker is optional but NOT required.
Format – This trim-free pattern is a downloadable PDF and comes in A4 or US letter printable sizes. An A0 format (pattern pieces only) is also included should you wish to have your pattern printed professionally. PDF Layers allow you to select and print only the size/s you want.
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