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Jane Austen …Regency free dress patterns for 18″ American Girl-style dolls,14 1/2″ Wellies(TM) dolls, and 14″ Hearts for Hearts ™ dolls.
Posted March 16, 2010on:
*Look on my Pinterest page…(Vanessa Knutsen). I have some free patterns …including some Regency dress patterns!
*Look in my Hearts for Hearts doll board. I have a few free patterns including a Regency dress…for these beautiful dolls.
*I will post my pattern for Wellies…after my computer is fixed! See the attached picture!
And later I will post my instructions on how to make and decorate…the bonnet (seen on the Wellie doll…Ashlyn …posted below.
Regency Era is Jane Austen’s era! (Roughly from 1795-1820…where women, girls wore fairly simple, straight dresses & gowns…)
Jane Austen wrote Pride & Prejudice, Sense & Sensibility, Mansfield Park, Persuasion, and other books…Most have been made into popular movies…and are still favorites!
Introduce Jane Austen to your daughter.
Make the Regency dress for her favorite doll. You, Daughter and Regency-dressed doll could then watch…the 2004 Pride and Prejudice movie starring Keira Knightley.
Watch for other free patterns, stories, pictures…involving the 3 popular dolls listed above!