Image shows the Ariel princess doll from Disney toy makers wearing a hand-made doll hat and hand-made doll clothes. Her prints and Santa's-elf-like hat has stripes in red and white, like a candy cane. Overlay says, "Elf hat tutorial" and offers the url: chellywood.com

#Elf hat for #ElfOnTheShelf or #dolls (free pattern) @ ChellyWood.com

Here’s the tutorial to match the free printable sewing pattern I posted yesterday. (Click on that link to find the printable pattern.) As the video shows, you can try different fabrics and embellishments to achieve totally different looks. If you’re looking for the patterns and tutorials for the dresses, bloomers, and elf shoes shown in the video, please visit the home page and look back … Continue reading #Elf hat for #ElfOnTheShelf or #dolls (free pattern) @ ChellyWood.com

Image shows a lined, printable sewing pattern for each of the following: Barbie doll pants, a Barbie-sized elf hat, and a Barbie-sized (1:6 scale) Christmas stocking. Overlay offers the URL "ChellyWood.com" for patterns and tutorials.

FREE #Christmas #elf hat pattern @ ChellyWood.com

If this pattern looks familiar, that’s because it used to offer only the pants and the Christmas stocking. This year I’ve added the little Elf hat (or Santa hat) that fits many fashion dolls. Take a look at my North Pole Christmas stop-motion video to see all the different dolls that can wear this hat pattern. Tomorrow I’ll post the video tutorial for making this … Continue reading FREE #Christmas #elf hat pattern @ ChellyWood.com

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Sew a #SantaHat for #Fashiondolls w/FREE Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

This week I’m going to share my new Santa Hat FREE sewing pattern. You can also use it to make an elf hat, using this pattern, as shown in the image above. This was really a fun and super-easy project to create, so I honestly think even beginners will be able to handle this one. Both hats pictured above were made using the FREE Santa … Continue reading Sew a #SantaHat for #Fashiondolls w/FREE Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Please visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows a petite Barbie from the Fashionista line dressed in a hand-made Christmas dress and elf hat. She stands before a tiny train filled with gifts and toys. She leans against Santa's sleigh, which is filled with little wrapped gifts. Behind her is a snow-covered hill with many wintery pine trees.

Sew bloomers for small #dolls w/FREE #sewing #pattern @ ChellyWood.com

How cute are those little lace bloomers under Petite Barbie’s® dress? Yesterday I showed you how to make the little green holiday dress; today I’m going to give you what you need to make the bloomers: Here’s the tutorial video showing how to sew them. Here’s the printable pattern for the bloomers. These bloomers (when you use a fairly flexible fabric) can fit a surprising … Continue reading Sew bloomers for small #dolls w/FREE #sewing #pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Image shows a Skipper doll from Mattel wearing a hand-made Christmas dress with a lace-edged skirt and lace sleeves. She also wears an elf's hat. Overlay says "Make a holiday dress for dolls." The URL offered is ChellyWood.com

#Skipper, #Momoko, or other small #dolls FREE dress pattern @ ChellyWood.com

I’m a little late posting the video tutorial, but here it is. If this dress looks familiar, that’s because I’m using the same basic pattern that I designed for the Easter dress that I posted last year. As you’ll see in the video, this dress pattern fits quite a number of different dolls, including Skipper®, the little 8.5-inch Dora® dolls, Momoko™ dolls, Mattel’s new Petite Barbie®, and … Continue reading #Skipper, #Momoko, or other small #dolls FREE dress pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Please visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows a printable pattern for a holiday dress for 10 inch or 11 inch fashion dolls like Skipper Doll, Petite Barbie, Project MC2 dolls, 10 inch Disney Princess Dolls, Stacie Dolls, Momoko Dolls, and many other 10" or 11" dolls

FREE #holiday #dress pattern for 10 or 11 inch fashion #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

  Yes, yes, I know what you’re thinking: “That’s the same pattern she posted back in October!” Well you’re right. It’s the same pattern, but the holiday dresses we’re making in December use the pattern in a different way, to create whole new looks with this one pattern! Don’t believe me? Look back at Monday’s post to see all the different dolls this dress pattern … Continue reading FREE #holiday #dress pattern for 10 or 11 inch fashion #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

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What’s going on at the #NorthPole? Check out these little #dolls:

I’ve been learning how to use my Camtasia software, and this video gave me an opportunity to experiment. I’m not 100% happy with the way the video turned out. Hopefully you’ll find it a little entertaining though. Truthfully, I like Windows Movie Maker better than Camtasia. It’s more user-friendly, but it doesn’t have as many bells and whistles as Camtasia. Not only that, but Windows … Continue reading What’s going on at the #NorthPole? Check out these little #dolls:

Please visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows a Stacie doll (Barbie's little sister) dressed in a hand-made Christmas dress and elf hat. She stands before a tiny train filled with gifts and toys. She leans against Santa's sleigh, which is filled with little wrapped gifts. Behind her is a snow-covered hill with many wintery pine trees.

FREE #Christmas #Dolls clothes patterns @ ChellyWood.com #Toys

This month I’ll be featuring the versatile pattern I’ve designed for 10″ and 11″ dolls like Petite Barbie, Skipper, the MC2 dolls, Momoko, and many others. Just scroll through all the great photos below, to see which dolls will fit this pattern: There are really only two outfits pictured in all of these images, but just look at all the dolls they fit! During the … Continue reading FREE #Christmas #Dolls clothes patterns @ ChellyWood.com #Toys

Image shows a Barbie doll wearing a Renaissance style hat with tulle forming a sort of tiara and veil combination around her head. Overlay offers the url: ChellyWood.com

What is #tulle? A #fabric demonstration from ChellyWood.com

  During the month of November, I did a whole bunch of re-posts, to buy myself time for my own holiday shopping and Christmas craft projects. So expect to see a few new projects here, on ChellyWood.com, during the month of December. You’re definitely due for something new! I’m starting the month with a simple explanation of tulle–a fabric we often use in dolls’ wedding … Continue reading What is #tulle? A #fabric demonstration from ChellyWood.com