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Help a Mom: Searching for handmade, inexpensive clothes for American Girl dolls

Posted December 4, 2012

A Go Ask Mom reader, whose daughters are American Girl doll fans, is looking for locally made, inexpensive clothes for the dolls. She'd love to give them as Christmas presents.

I thought Go Ask Mom readers might have some leads!

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  • rabbitrabbit Dec 5, 2012

    There are several listings for some really cute outfits on Craigslist:
    Also, there's a woman in Raleigh who sells on Etsy, but also in local shops:
    "Google it" is *not* a substitute for a recommendation from someone who can vouch for quality. They're looking specifically for locally handmade (and yay for keeping it local!) and inexpensive. Thanks for taking the time to be really unhelpful, inshore123.

  • sterlingmel Dec 5, 2012

    Southern Charm at Cary Towne Center...near Hallmark.

  • kpeele Dec 5, 2012

    If you sew at all, a local mom offers patterns on her Strictly Homemade blog:

  • mackidmom Dec 5, 2012

    Birdie Bs, local mom, I think she is just starting to sell them. Tell her Mac Kid sent you!!!

  • k8ered Dec 5, 2012

    Also try eBay. We bought my step-daughter a Girl Scout uniform for her doll on there. Vest, shirt, shorts, and socks. for under $20.

  • JAT Dec 5, 2012

    There's alot on Etsy. Also, my mom makes them!

  • cmmsbft Dec 4, 2012

    google it...