Sew a shirt for #MonsterHigh, #EverAfterHigh or Project MC2 #Dolls

Here’s a preview of this week’s sewing project, which, of course, includes the FREE printable sewing pattern. This week’s project fits most dolls with very slender bodies. As you can see in the photos, I’ve tried it on Monster High®, Ever After High®, and Project MC2 dolls, and I’ve found it does fit all of these. Here are a couple more photos: In the shot … Continue reading Sew a shirt for #MonsterHigh, #EverAfterHigh or Project MC2 #Dolls

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows Barbie doll wearing a lovely pinafore-style dress in yellow with tiny red flowers dancing across the yellow fabric. A red 1/4-inch ribbon criss-crosses across the doll's chest in an elegant, Renaissance-style closure. Overlay says, "Pinafore Dress for Fashion Dolls" and offers the following URL: ChellyWood.com: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials for dolls of many shapes and sizes."

Free Printable #Sewing Patterns for Fashion Doll Dresses @ ChellyWood.com #dolls #dollstagram

With the tutorial above and the links below, you can make the merchant’s pinafore from Romeo and Juliet (a stop-motion video that’s in production). You can also make her basic dress (an undergarment called a “shift”) and snood. Here are the patterns and tutorials you’ll need to finish this project: Here’s the pattern for the shift’s bodice (the top portion of the basic dress) Here’s … Continue reading Free Printable #Sewing Patterns for Fashion Doll Dresses @ ChellyWood.com #dolls #dollstagram

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. This is an image of a pattern for a doll's pinafore dress. The overlay says, "ChellyWood.com" and explains that the dress pattern fits most 11.5 inch fashion dolls.

Free Dress Patterns for #FashionDolls @ ChellyWood.com #Shakespeare’s #RomeoJuliet

As I’ve mentioned before, I’m going through some of my older patterns and re-designing them. The pattern above was originally posted in January of 2015, I believe. As I go through these older patterns, I’m focusing on improving them a bit. Here’s what I mean: They now have better instructions (like seam allowances). They now tell the difficulty level of the pattern. They include the … Continue reading Free Dress Patterns for #FashionDolls @ ChellyWood.com #Shakespeare’s #RomeoJuliet

#Colonial #Dolls Shoes #DIY w/FREE Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Here’s the video showing how to make Colonial dolls’ shoes using the pattern I posted yesterday. That link will take you to the shoe pattern (which also includes the patterns for the hat and vest). If you need help downloading my patterns, this link offers a tutorial showing you how to download and print my FREE patterns using Google Docs. (For the older print-a-pattern tutorial, which uses Microsoft Word, click … Continue reading #Colonial #Dolls Shoes #DIY w/FREE Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows a free pattern for a pirate hat and vest made of felt, along with a free printable pattern for a doll's colonial-style shoes (also made of felt). Overlay offers the URL of the website where this pattern is found: ChellyWood.com. Creative Commons Attribution symbol is also on the pattern.

Free #craft pattern for #Colonial #dolls shoes @ ChellyWood.com

Yes, yes, I know… This is the same pattern I posted last week and the week before. First I showed you how to make the Colonial hat; then I showed you how to make the Colonial vest; now I’m showing you how to make the Colonial shoes. They’re all on the same pattern page, so I’m re-posting to make sure everybody — even people who … Continue reading Free #craft pattern for #Colonial #dolls shoes @ ChellyWood.com

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows a pair of Colonial-style shoes made of felt. Each black shoe has a longer-than-usual tongue and a silver buckle. The doll wearing these shoes is a Liv doll from spin master, but you can't see the doll's body--only her feet wearing the handmade felt shoes. She appears to be standing on a sandy surface. Overlay says, "ChellyWood.com: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials."

Preview of this week’s #Colonial #doll shoes @ ChellyWood.com

This week I’m going to show you how to make those adorable “Colonial-style” shoes for dolls, as shown in the images above and below. The image above shows a Project MC2® doll wearing the shoes. The image below shows a Spin Master® Liv doll wearing the shoes. Same pattern; two different dolls. I love it when dolls can swap shoes! The free, printable shoe pattern … Continue reading Preview of this week’s #Colonial #doll shoes @ ChellyWood.com

Image of Barbie doll in a Quinceañera Dress

#Dolls #princess gown #patterns are free @ ChellyWood.com

The dress shown in the image above is one of the most fundamental “ball gown” or “wedding dress” patterns in my collection. It can be used for pioneer clothes, medieval garb, Renaissance dresses, and even as a shift (undergarment) beneath pinafores, as is shown in the image below: The doll pictured in both photos above is the one I’ve chosen to play Juliet’s nurse in … Continue reading #Dolls #princess gown #patterns are free @ ChellyWood.com

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows a Barbie doll wearing a handmade ball gown. Overlay says, "Fashion doll gown tutorial" and offers the URL: chellywood.com

#Barbie #Princess Dress #Tutorial (FREE Patterns Coming Soon) @ ChellyWood.com

Some of my YouTube videos go back a ways, and recently I’ve decided to re-do some of those older tutorials. Especially like this one, which (in its original version) gets a lot of views. For anyone who doesn’t remember the original video, this “remastered” version (like the old one) shows how to make a basic ball gown or princess dress for typical 11.5-inch fashion dolls … Continue reading #Barbie #Princess Dress #Tutorial (FREE Patterns Coming Soon) @ ChellyWood.com

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows Project MC2 doll wearing a Colonial-era 18th century costume including a tricorne hat, lace-cuffed shirt, and black felt vest. Overlay says, "ChellyWood.com: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials."

Super EASY #Doll #Craft Vest Made of #Felt

It has been a while since I posted another “Easy Sew Projects for Kids” video. This vest is a super-easy, four step item of clothing to make, as the video above shows. On my easy-to-hard scale, I would definitely give it only one flower: To review my difficulty scale, take a look back at this blog post. (You’ll want to scroll down to read the … Continue reading Super EASY #Doll #Craft Vest Made of #Felt

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows a free pattern for a pirate hat and vest made of felt, along with a free printable pattern for a doll's colonial-style shoes (also made of felt). Overlay offers the URL of the website where this pattern is found: ChellyWood.com. Creative Commons Attribution symbol is also on the pattern.

FREE #doll vest #pattern @ ChellyWood.com fits @ProjectMC2 #dolls

I realize I posted this one last week too, but there are lots of elements to this one little ol’ pattern, folks! Check it out–last week I taught you how to make the pirate hat. This week I’m teaching you how to make the vest. Next week I’ll show you how those adorable little Colonial shoes are made. Some of you have been anxiously waiting … Continue reading FREE #doll vest #pattern @ ChellyWood.com fits @ProjectMC2 #dolls