Sew a #winter #snowflake dress for 8-inch baby #dolls with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com

The image shows an 8" baby doll laying on a baby blanket. Her booted feet are in the air, and she wears a hand-made sleeveless dress made of felt (for the bodice) and flannel (for the skirt. This extra-soft garment can be made using the FREE printable sewing patterns offered at ChellyWood.com (the watermark on the image). This website offers free printable doll clothes patterns and tutorial videos showing how to sew the baby doll dress shown in the images, among other doll clothes.

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

As we get closer to Christmas, I’d like to offer a few sewing projects for baby dolls. The image above shows a preview of the easy-to-sew baby doll dress pattern that I’ll be posting on ChellyWood.com this week (along with the tutorial video showing you how to make it).

Last week we made the little diaper that goes under the dress, as you can see in the image below:

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

For the patterns and tutorials needed to make the diaper (aka the nappy), please visit this link.

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

The diaper can be made as a plain white diaper, or it can be made as a reversible garment. Compare the images above and below to see the different patterns on the 8″ baby doll’s diaper:

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. The image shows a nappy that has been hand-sewn using two different fabrics: one is a winter-themed snowflake soft flannel fabric and the other is a candy-cane-striped cotton fabric. The nappy uses Velcro straps as a closure. The overlay offers the watermark ChellyWood.com, and says that this website will offer free printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. In fact, ChellyWood.com has free printable sewing patterns for this doll nappy and other doll clothes.

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

As most of my regular followers already know, this website is under construction. To learn more about the changes to this blog, and to offer suggestions for better navigation on this website, please click on “Changes to Blog.”

I’m crowdsourcing ideas for improvements to help my followers easily navigate this site and find the patterns they want.

The doll shown in these images is a Lil’ Cutesies doll from JC Toys. It’s marvelously detailed with tiny lines on the hands and feet, just like a real baby would have. I really enjoyed designing some clothes for a friend’s little girl, who treasures this Lil’ Cutesie that she named “Suzi.”

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