Saturday, June 6, 2015

Women’s World Cup 2015: To a greater goal

IMG_2781 I love repurposing sports memorabilia (eg. the hockey sweater). For this project, I repurposed a Hudson’s Bay Canada Olympic mitten who was missing a mate.
I was able to open up the mitten and preserve the maple leaf. I used some red jersey and  the Scientific Seamstress’ doll t-shirt pattern to create a Canada jersey.
For the shorts, I adapted this free pants pattern by Milo Mila. I used maple leaf grosgrain ribbon to embellish the shirt and shorts. The soccer cleats are from Michaels (Springfield Dolls) –use your 50% off coupon. These Springfield cleats fit AG doll feet.
Another useful shorts pattern is this free one by GiGi doll creations. Here is an example stitched by my sewing pal.
[When printing out the pattern be sure to turn any scaling off, otherwise the fit will be too small.] I recommend 10 inch elastic for AG dolls. 
Let the games begin - Go Canada!


  1. I LOVE this, so cute. These girls are ready to play!

  2. You are amazing! what a great idea to make that top out of a mitten! I bet your girls just love their dolls. we have one somewhere.. well, Bethany has it.. I hope its somewhere safe. Have a great day my friend!


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