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#Wedding Veil Tutorial for #Dolls With Free #Sewing Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

This is a tutorial, showing you how to make a veil that can accompany several styles of wedding gowns. You can find the pattern for the veil on either yesterday’s post or go to the Doll Clothes Patterns page. If you’re sewing for Barbie or similar-sized fashion dolls, like Liv dolls, Fashion Royalty, Poppy Parker, etc. this veil looks great with a strapless wedding dress, a halter-style … Continue reading #Wedding Veil Tutorial for #Dolls With Free #Sewing Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Momoko doll clothes pattern

Easy DIY Project: Sew a Wedding Veil to Fit #MomokoDoll, #Barbies, or Other #FashionDolls

Can you believe it? I somehow forgot to post Juliet’s veil when I posted all the costumes for my Romeo and Juliet doll clothes collection! Ugh! I’m so embarrassed! How could I have forgotten Juliet’s filmy and feminine veil? It’s so much a part of her persona! So here’s the pattern, which has been on my site for a while under the “Doll Clothes Patterns” tab … Continue reading Easy DIY Project: Sew a Wedding Veil to Fit #MomokoDoll, #Barbies, or Other #FashionDolls

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FREE #Sewing Tutorial Shows You How to Make an #EasySew Halter Dress for #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

Here’s my latest tutorial, showing you how to make the summer halter dress that I showed you in Monday’s post. Download the pattern on this page, where you can find a zillion other patterns designed by me, Chelly Wood. Each one has a matching tutorial. Fun, huh? And if you’re wondering why I offer so many great patterns and tutorials for free, please visit this … Continue reading FREE #Sewing Tutorial Shows You How to Make an #EasySew Halter Dress for #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

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Make Your Own #Handcrafted Halter #Style Dress for Barbies With This Free #Sewing Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Today I’m sharing my pattern for the blue halter dress that I displayed in yesterday’s blog post. Tomorrow I’ll post the tutorial that goes with this pattern. It shows you exactly how to make the dress, using this pattern: As you may recall, you must enlarge my patterns to fit a full-sized piece of computer paper (8.5 x 11 inches or 216 x 279 mm) before printing. … Continue reading Make Your Own #Handcrafted Halter #Style Dress for Barbies With This Free #Sewing Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Image of "Teresa" style Barbie doll dressed in handmade blue gown with gold designs. It's in a halter-style with a ribbon that attaches the bodice around the neck. At the bottom of the image it says, "chellywood.com free tutorials, doll clothes patterns, and more."

Make a Summer Halter Dress for #Barbies, #MomokoDoll, and Other #FashionDolls

Here’s the dress I’ll be making on my blog this week: I designed this dress for my cousin’s granddaughter, Noelle. It’s one of the easiest sewing patterns a person can make for fashion dolls like Barbie, Pullip, Momoko, etc., and this week I’ll offer my free pattern, plus my tutorial showing you exactly how to make one for yourself. All of my patterns are free … Continue reading Make a Summer Halter Dress for #Barbies, #MomokoDoll, and Other #FashionDolls

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#ShoutOut to @FroggyStuff Who Inspires #Creativity in #Doll Lovers Everywhere

In case you haven’t heard, Froggy, who blogs, tweets, and vlogs about Barbies, Breyer Horses, and other toys is an inspiration to doll and model horse lovers everywhere. Her YouTube channel, My Froggy Stuff, offers tutorials on everything from making doll waffles to creating a stable for your Breyer horses. Froggy’s blog, also called My Froggy Stuff, offers free printable patterns for making all kinds of … Continue reading #ShoutOut to @FroggyStuff Who Inspires #Creativity in #Doll Lovers Everywhere

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Sew a #Babushka Style #Headscarf for Your Fashion #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

As we approach the end of July, I’m pasting the last of my summer wardrobe for dolls. This tutorial shows how to make the babushka-style head scarf shown in my July 4th drawing outfits. It’s super easy to make — just a triangular swatch of fabric with a couple of snaps — so anybody can make it. If you want pointers on how to sew … Continue reading Sew a #Babushka Style #Headscarf for Your Fashion #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

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#Sewing Tutorial: #DIY Purse for Barbies and Other #FashionDolls @ ChellyWood.com

Here’s my latest sewing tutorial. I’m going to help you create a DIY purse to fit Barbie, Momoko, Pullip, Blythe, Fashion Royalty, Poppy Parker, and other fashion dolls, using the pattern I posted yesterday.   Please show your appreciation by liking, pinning, tweeting, and/or somehow sharing this video with others. All of my patterns are free to print on this page, and if you’re wondering why … Continue reading #Sewing Tutorial: #DIY Purse for Barbies and Other #FashionDolls @ ChellyWood.com

Image of Barbie doll wearing babushka style headscarf and carrying a black purse with long shoulder strap beside sewing patterns for making the headscarf and purse

Free Sewing #Patterns for Making a Purse and Headscarf or #Babushka for #BarbieDolls @ ChellyWood.com

Today I’m sharing my pattern for the purse and headscarf shown in yesterday’s post. Then later this week I’ll offer my YouTube tutorials, showing you exactly how to make these fine accessories. As you may recall, you must enlarge my patterns to fit a full-sized piece of computer paper (8.5 x 11 inches or 216 x 279 mm) before printing. My designs use a 1/4 inch seam … Continue reading Free Sewing #Patterns for Making a Purse and Headscarf or #Babushka for #BarbieDolls @ ChellyWood.com

Image of Ashley Green doll from Twilight wearing a babushka style headscarf and carrying a doll-sized purse

Sew a #Purse and #Headscarf for Barbies and Other #Fashion Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

Here’s a picture of what I’ll be teaching you how to make this week. Both the purse and the headscarf are fairly easy to sew–good news to all of you who are fairly new to sewing! Last week I posted the patterns for the shorts and top, but this week, I’ll be focusing on how to make the purse and headscarf shown in the picture at … Continue reading Sew a #Purse and #Headscarf for Barbies and Other #Fashion Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

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#RomeoJuliet Update: Check out this stop-motion #Fencing scene! @ ChellyWood.com #ShakespeareSunday

I know some of you have been following my progress on Facebook and Twitter. So how’s the stop-motion filming of Romeo and Juliet coming along, you ask? My daughters and I are in the third act! That’s where Tybalt kills Mercutio, and in retaliation, Romeo kills Juliet’s cousin, Tybalt. Here’s a wee little snippet from the upcoming stop-motion film of Romeo and Juliet: Please show your … Continue reading #RomeoJuliet Update: Check out this stop-motion #Fencing scene! @ ChellyWood.com #ShakespeareSunday