How to Make Girls' Dresses

Make a double-dyed dress.
Make a double-dyed dress.

Learn how to make girls' dresses for dress-up games or to wear to a party. Try out basic sewing and fabric techniques while working on the project, then have something new to show off -- or play in.

Create new play outfits from hand-me-downs, or use tie-die techniques that require just a little patience and skill. Making these dresses is a good way to learn about sewing, and a creative way to spend time together.

Follow the links below to learn how to make your own girls' dresses.

Ball Gown Dress-ups

Turn an old skirt into a girl's ball gown.

Double-Dyed Dress

Create a double-dyed dress and see different color combinations come to life.

On the next page, to find out how to make a dressy ball gown.

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