Honestly, I never in my wildest dreams tried to make any kind of pattern for my doll babies. I think I may have designed a few dresses in my head, but that was the extent of it.
She already gives me advice when I am trying to sew.
"Mom, you just need to slow down and be more careful."
"Mom, you're actually better at this than what you think." (I think she sees a little potential in me)
"Well, if you would just take a seam here....and.....blah. blah. blah." (this is where I plug my ears)
I think a certain gene totally skipped a generation.