Sunday, February 5, 2017

Patterns for Molly McIntire and Nanea Mitchell

Molly is one of my least favorite AG. I just never bonded with her personality. I owned the doll briefly, but sold her so that someone else could get her for Christmas after she retired.

But I still like the clothes of the WWII period, as well as being interested in the history of the period.

I am sooo excited that Nanea is coming out! Now I can sew all the gorgeous 1940s clothes for her!

Patterns on Pixie Faire:

About a Doll 18 1940s Sun and Sand Shorts Set

Crabapples Fab Forties

Eden Ava Couture 1940s Swimsuit

Eden Ava Couture 1940s Vintage 3 Piece Playsuit

Eden Ava Hawaiian Pa'u Hula Outfit

Fashioned by Rebecca 1940s Panel Dress

Forever 18 Inches Aloha Vintage Swimsuit

Forever 18 Inches Aloha Holoku Dress

Flossie Potter Retro Swim Cap

Heritage Doll Fashions 1940s Bubblegum Dress

Keepers Dolly Duds Forties Fashion

QTPie Fooling Around Fooler

Thimbles and Acorns Pleated Felt Hat

Two Js Doll Fashion Flirty Forties Dress

Patterns on Etsy:

From Ann Van Doren Designs:

Ann Van Doren 40s Style Dress

Ann Van Doren Vintage Style Dress
Bunny Bear 1940s Worlds War II Classic Dress

Bunny Bear World War II School Dress 

Bunny Bear Sweetheart Neckline, Empire Bodice Dress

Bunny Bear 1940s Tiered Dress

Bunny Bear 1940s Dirndl Dress

Bunny Bear 1940s Party Dress

Lee and Pearl Glengarry Hat

Lee and Pearl's Molly Waves Good-bye Suit
Wren*Feathers 1940s Sewing Pattern Set

Wren*Feathers 1940 Snow Suit (fits a Girl for All Times dolls)

Medwelch Empire Waist Dress

Medwelch 1940-50 Nurse's Uniform

Medwelch 40s School Days

Medwelch With Buttons on the Side

The2ndLifeMercantile Vintage 1940s Dress

The2ndLifeMercantile 1940s Vintage Dress (another one)

The2ndLifeMercantile Vintage 1940s dress (yet another one)

The2ndLifeMercantile 1940s Western

The 2ndLifeMercantile 1940s Western (another one)

Simplicity Patterns:

Simplicity 8071  by Cupcake Cutie Pie 

Simplicity 1443

Simplicity 1486 by Cupcake Cutie Pie

Elsewhere on the Web:

Fancy Frocks 1940s Fall Ensemble

You can find the Pleasant Company patterns for Molly's clothes here, at American Girl Playthings.

Other clothing inspiration for Molly can be found at The Bleu Door. They have patterns for Bluette dolls from the 1940s, with the exception of 1941-1945, when France was occupied by Nazis. You can search the patterns by year.


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