Pillow Case Dress Directions

Following the simple steps below, any size new or gently used pillow case can be quickly turned into a prized possession for a grateful little girl in Africa.   Pillow case patterns are only a suggestion, so feel free to use your own simple pattern and material if you’d rather! PLEASE NO STRAIGHT PINS!

Print downloadable instructions as shown below can be printed from this link: LDFA dress instructions

PLEASE SIZE before sending:  group small, mediums, large sizes.   Feel free to add pockets or lace!  All styles and patterns will be appreciated by the little girls. Avoid buttons and zippers!

We size them by length from the shoulder to the hem. Small = 2, 3, and 4  (16-22 inches long)Medium = 5, 6, and 7 (24-28 inches long)Large = 8,9, and 10 (30-34 inches long)X-Large - size 11 and above (anything over 35 inches long)

Any size boys shorts are welcome. Elastic or drawstring waist works well for boys shorts.

The finished product is a beautiful delight to the kids!
The finished product is a beautiful delight to the kids!
JJ helps a little friends into his new "britches" for boys
JJ helps a little friends into his new “britches” for boys

Be sure to size your dresses before sending!  Please!  Include a self-addressed, stamped envelope so we can notify you that your dresses are received!  Thank you so much for your help!  Feel free to use your own simple  pattern. Tax deductible donations for shipping costs are also accepted through this siteThanks so much for your help!

Dresses can be sent to:

Little Dresses for Africa
24614 Curtis Drive
Brownstown, MI 48134

Enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope if you’d like to be notified when they are received.

 

If you’d like verification that your dresses were received, please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Little Dresses for Africa
24614 Curtis Dr.
Brownstown, MI 48134

You can reach us by phone at 734-637-9064