Little Whale is an advanced beginner smocking plate. Stitches used are Stacked Cables, Trellis, French Knot and Outline.

Little Whale Smocking Plate

  • Little Whale Smocking Plate is a downloadable smocking plate. Pattern includes a 8 1/2 x 11 full color graph, complete directions and step by step photos of all the Smocking Stitches for completing the design - 11 pages that will walk you through the smocking plate. Little Whale is stitched over 170 pleats and 12 rows with rows 1 and 12 being holding rows. Pattern can easily be expanded or reduced for a different number of pleats.  Pattern will be delivered to your email inbox instantly. No need to wait for it to arrive in the mail. Print it out and start smocking!

    Complete kits with a pre-pleated insert and all the supplies to complete the short romper as shown are available. Pre-pleated inserts are also available.

  • Please remember to click the "landscape" option and "fit to page" options when printing your smocking plate pattern.