THE 50’S ERA . . .ONE OF THE ALL TIME FAVORITE, NOSTOLGIC PERIODS OF MODERN DAY AMERICAN HISTORY. “Happy Days” . . . out of the 1940’s came the peaceful, prosperous, carefree, family fun times of the 50’s.
Patriotism was abundant and everyone loved a parade!
Little girls dreamed about marching and twirling ahead of the band and spent many hours of imaginative play with their majorette dolls.
Now the fun of yesteryear can be enjoyed by doll lovers again. Whether, a young girl with a vivid imagination or a discerning collector, all will love this outstanding replication of the revered 50’s drum majorette.
The PDF sewing pattern includes the dress, matching panties, hat, and boot covers, ideas for batons and go-to’s for tassels.
The dresses shown are made of lightweight Satin with Japanese Silk Lame, 100% polyester Lame or contrasting Satin for overlay on the bodice, sleeve cuff and skirt lining. Enhancing the look are several gimp trims outlining the cuff and bodice overlay. Gold shank buttons finish off the bodice overlay and matching panties in satin complete the dress.
The Hat is hard sided with a satin cover and gold trims. The brim of the hat is hard with an optional vinyl finish. Topping off the hat is a feather plumb or faux fur plumb. Accessories include the boot covers and baton suggestions.
Recommended Fabrics: Lightweight Satin, Lame, vinyl or fabric for boot covers
Sofie Clareese Doll Fashion is not affiliated with American Girl™
The PDF sewing pattern provides full color step-by-step illustrated instructions and full size pattern pieces.
BONUS PATTERN PLUS
Sew up a Retro Skater Dress with the added Bonus instructions of how to use this pattern to make a skating dress. Use the Sofie’s Hunter Hat pattern with Pattern Plus instructions to make the matching hat.
Specification: Sofie’s Majorette Set