Image of Lammily's "Traveler" doll wearing long underwear, boots, and cape, and standing in a diorama with a bed and Japanese artwork on the wall.

ChellyWood.com designed some #DollClothes for #Lammily

Have you heard of Lammily? It’s a company that was crowd funded a couple of years ago, in the hope that artist Nickolay Lamm could design a doll with a more natural-looking figure than Mattel’s Barbie. And the “Traveler” doll he designed is absolutely gorgeous! Her hair is a lovely chestnut brown with a silky-soft texture. She bends at the head/neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, knees, … Continue reading ChellyWood.com designed some #DollClothes for #Lammily

Image of 18-inch doll wearing white bikini underwear. Overlaying words say, "Sew bikini underpants for 18-inch dolls"

Tutorial w/ FREEpattern: #DIY #doll undies @ ChellyWood.com #Dollstagram

Here’s the tutorial for yesterday’s pattern post. The pattern will make you a pair of cute little ruffle-bottom bikini underpants for most 18″ dolls like American Girl and Madame Alexander dolls. In addition to yesterday’s post, scroll down to the bottom of this page to find the patterns for 18″ dolls (including this dolly bikini undies pattern). Need help printing my patterns? This link will take … Continue reading Tutorial w/ FREEpattern: #DIY #doll undies @ ChellyWood.com #Dollstagram

Image of 18-inch doll bikini underpants or swimsuit bottoms sewing pattern fits American Girl dolls and Madame Alexander Dolls

FREE #sewing pattern for bikini undies to fit #AGdolls and other #kidstoys @ ChellyWood.com

  Today I’m posting my free, printable pattern for making bikini underpants (with a lacy bottom), to fit 18″ dolls like American Girl Dolls, Madame Alexander, and more. Tomorrow I’ll post the video, so you can see, step-by-step, exactly how to make these lovely panties. You’ll need some stretchy fabric (like T-shirt material), elastic, and your usual sewing accoutrements. That’s it! If you like my … Continue reading FREE #sewing pattern for bikini undies to fit #AGdolls and other #kidstoys @ ChellyWood.com

Image of 18-inch doll wearing lace-bottom underpants or knickers.

Make a pair of lace bikini underpants for #AmeicanGirl dolls or #MadameAlexander #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

  Here’s a preview of the lacy bikini underpants I’ll be showing you how to make this week. This pattern fits most 18″ dolls and is easily adjusted for different sized dolls within that range. I’ll post the pattern tomorrow and the tutorial on Wednesday. But if you’re in a rush, and you don’t want to wait for the pattern and video to post, all of … Continue reading Make a pair of lace bikini underpants for #AmeicanGirl dolls or #MadameAlexander #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

If you can’t sell a #Quilt on #Etsy, give it to #Charity says ChellyWood.com

When my cousin Anita Queen posted these pictures on Facebook, I called her up and asked if I could interview her about her recent charitable work as a quilter. Being a family relative and fellow seamstress, she gladly shared her story. Have you ever had a quilt that seems to grow dust? You’ve posted it on Etsy, taken it to craft fairs, and no matter what … Continue reading If you can’t sell a #Quilt on #Etsy, give it to #Charity says ChellyWood.com

Image of Madame Alexander wearing hand-sewn doll underwear, with overlay of words that say "doll panties tutorial plus free pattern"

Sew Doll Panties for #Kids w/ Free Pattern @ ChellyWood.com #pottytraining #playtime

Here’s the tutorial for yesterday’s pattern post. These dolly briefs (knickers in the UK), are super-easy to  make, as you can see by this easy DIY video. Need help printing my patterns? This link will take you to a tutorial showing you how to download my free, printable patterns. If you’re wondering why I make patterns and tutorials without charging a fee, please visit the “Chelly’s … Continue reading Sew Doll Panties for #Kids w/ Free Pattern @ ChellyWood.com #pottytraining #playtime

Image of doll underwear pattern (briefs) to fit 18 inch dolls like American Girl Dolls, Journey Girls, Madame Alexander dolls, etc. Free printable pattern for sewing dolly underwear (knickers)

FREE pattern for #DollClothes Undies @ ChellyWood.com #Dollstagram #sewForKids

These briefs (knickers) are super easy to make. Tomorrow I’ll post the video, so you can see, step-by-step, exactly how to make them. You’ll need some stretchy fabric (like T-shirt material), elastic, and your usual sewing accoutrements. That’s it! The pattern is designed to fit 18-inch dolls, like American Girl dolls, Madame Alexander, and others of similar size and shape. If you like my free … Continue reading FREE pattern for #DollClothes Undies @ ChellyWood.com #Dollstagram #sewForKids