Please visit ChellyWood.com for free printable sewing patterns to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes. This image shows a YouTube video header with a 28-inch Barbie wearing a handmade leotard and tulle ballerina skirting. The overlay says, "28-inch doll leotard or swimsuit" and offers the url where the free patterns and tutorials can be found: ChellyWood.com

#SewingBlogger Thursday: #Sew a #tutu or swimsuit for 28″ #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

This week we took measurements for sewing clothes to fit the 28″ Best Fashion Friend Barbie (and other 28″ fashion dolls). Yesterday I gave you the free, printable sewing patterns found in the downloads below: MS Word downloadable pattern for a 28″ doll’s swimsuit or leotard PDF pattern download for a 28″ doll’s swimsuit or leotard Today’s tutorial shows you how to make this lovely … Continue reading #SewingBlogger Thursday: #Sew a #tutu or swimsuit for 28″ #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes. The image shows the free pattern for a swimsuit, dance leotard, ballerina tutu, or ice skater's leotard designed to fit 28 inch dolls like the Best Fashion Friend Barbie dolls. This printable pdf pattern includes a "creative commons attribution" symbol, which means you're free to use the pattern as long as you tell people where this pattern came from.

#PDFpattern Wednesday: 28″ Doll Clothes FREE swimsuit or leotard patterns @ ChellyWood.com #dolls #Barbie

This week’s pattern is for a swimsuit, dance leotard, ice skater’s leotard, or gymnast’s leotard for 28″ dolls like Mattel’s Best Fashion Friend Barbie dolls. Here are the free patterns in both a MS Word format and a PDF download: MS Word downloadable pattern for a 28″ doll’s swimsuit or leotard PDF pattern download for a 28″ doll’s swimsuit or leotard Tomorrow I’ll post the … Continue reading #PDFpattern Wednesday: 28″ Doll Clothes FREE swimsuit or leotard patterns @ ChellyWood.com #dolls #Barbie

#TapeMeasureTuesday: Let’s see what 28″ Barbie’s #sewing measurements are…

Doesn’t my “28-inch Best Fashion Friend” Barbie look fabulous as a figure skater? Wait ’till you see the stop motion movie I made of her skating! It will appear in this week’s tutorial video. This week, for #TapeMeasureTuesday, we’re taking measurements of a 28″ Barbie, but while we’re on the subject of Jumbo-sized dolls, I’d like to mention the 36-inch Barbies too. Every now and … Continue reading #TapeMeasureTuesday: Let’s see what 28″ Barbie’s #sewing measurements are…

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes. The image shows seven different outfits you can make for your Monster High dolls, using the patterns Chelly Wood provides on her website. These patterns are free and printable. They include a pink sleeveless dress, a kelly green plaid puff-sleeve dress with cuffs, a pair of pants with a crop top, a Colonial shirt and pants with Colonial shoes, a sleeveless shirt with pants, a fancy dress, and a pair of bloomers. More patterns will be added to ChellyWood.com as time goes by, but as of this post, these patterns are all available on ChellyWood.com for free and they are downloadable with free tutorial videos showing how to sew these outfits for your Monster High dolls.

Free Sewing Patterns for Monster High Dolls

ATTENTION BLOG FOLLOWERS: Today’s blog post is part of the new 2019 website renovations. I’m working behind the scenes to make it easier to find the patterns you want. If you’d like to make one of the outfits shown in this gallery, just follow these directions: Click on the photograph of the outfit you’d like to sew. This will take you to a larger image … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for Monster High Dolls

The image shows a woman's hand with her thumb pressing against a seam that connects a blue denim polka dot fabric to a red cotton polka dot fabric. The overlay says "Finger Pressing" and this image comes from the website ChellyWood.com (but it uses, with permission, a video from LearnHowToQuilt.com).

#FridayFollow: Learn about finger pressing from a #quilting master class website!

I didn’t make this sewing tutorial, but I am using it with permission. The sewing website that produced this video is called LearnHowToQuilt.com, and even if you don’t have any interest in quilting, you should really check out their site. Here’s why… LearnHowToQuilt.com offers free patterns, just like I do, but they also have a really cool encyclopedia of sewing terminology and techniques, which any … Continue reading #FridayFollow: Learn about finger pressing from a #quilting master class website!

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. This image shows a tiny Monster High doll holding an iron and pressing a garment. The overlay says, "How to iron doll clothes" but the tutorial associated with this image also includes an overview of various types of irons to use when sewing doll clothes, pressing seams, or ironing doll clothing. It also shows techniques for pressing seams on tiny doll clothes items, finger pressing, and how to use various irons for pressing and ironing when sewing dolls' clothes. The watermark offers the URL ChellyWood.com, where interested parties can watch this video for free and download free printable sewing patterns for many different sized dolls.

#SewingBlogger Thursday: Iron Doll Clothing (Tips)

This week has been primarily dedicated to renovating this website. I’m working behind the scenes to re-design my main gallery into a variety of galleries based a doll’s size, gender, and brand. It might be fun for those of you who follow the blog to see all of these older patterns pop up, but my YouTube followers can’t see them. And I didn’t want to … Continue reading #SewingBlogger Thursday: Iron Doll Clothing (Tips)

Please visit ChellyWood.com for free printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. This image shows a gallery of photos. In each photo a Spin Master Liv Doll models handmade clothes. There's a long-sleeved dress made of candy corn print, a yellow summer top with matching ruffled short skirt, a pair of pants with a long-sleeved shirt, a pair of pants with a short-sleeved shirt, a pencil-skirt dress, a pair of Liv Doll sized shoes, an apron with pockets, a hairdresser's smock, a raglan sleeved tee shirt, and a pair of capri pants. The watermark on all of these images says "ChellyWood.com: free patterns and tutorials" indicating that you can find free printable sewing patterns for all of these doll clothes at the website ChellyWood.com

Free Sewing Patterns for Female Spin Master Liv Dolls

ATTENTION BLOG FOLLOWERS: Today’s blog post is part of the new 2019 website renovations. I’m working behind the scenes to make it easier to find the patterns you want. If you’d like to make one of the outfits shown in this gallery, just follow these directions: Click on the photograph of the outfit you’d like to sew. This will take you to a larger image … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for Female Spin Master Liv Dolls

Please visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes. This image shows a gallery of ten different outfits. The doll modeling each item of clothing is a Curvy Barbie (from Mattel). The doll is shown in different ethnic varieties, and she wears a number of different styles of clothes including a couple of mini skirts, a long skirt, a Renaissance musketeer outfit, two different styles of pants, a pair of shorts, a dress with a high-low skirt, a sun dress with a maxi skirt, two different styles of sleeveless tops, and a short-sleeved shirt. Each of these patterns is free to print and download at ChellyWood.com, and as shown, each pattern fits the Curvy Barbie comfortably.

Free Sewing Patterns for Curvy Barbie Dolls

ATTENTION BLOG FOLLOWERS: Today’s blog post is part of the new 2019 website renovations. I’m working behind the scenes to make it easier to find the patterns you want. If you’d like to make one of the outfits shown in this gallery, just follow these directions: Click on the photograph of the outfit you’d like to sew. This will take you to a larger image … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for Curvy Barbie Dolls

Please visit ChellyWood.com for free printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. The image shows modern Barbie dolls and MTM (made-to-move) Barbies modeling a variety of handmade doll clothes including a sun dress with a maxi skirt, a hairdresser's apron, a hairdresser's smock, a Valentine's day pencil skirt with heart-patterned outer gathered skirt, a winter coat and pants set, a raglan sleeve Tee shirt, a prom dress or quinceanera dress, a ball gown, a sleeveless summer shirt, capri pants, a skirt with ruffle, and shorts. These free patterns and many more can be found at ChellyWood.com all all of these patterns for Barbie dolls are free and downloadable. Some are offered as PDF downloads as well.

Free Sewing Patterns for Modern Barbies and Made-to-Move Barbie Dolls

ATTENTION BLOG FOLLOWERS: Today’s blog post is part of the new 2019 website renovations. I’m working behind the scenes to make it easier to find the patterns you want. If you’d like to make one of the outfits shown in this gallery, just follow these directions: Click on the photograph of the outfit you’d like to sew. This will take you to a larger image … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for Modern Barbies and Made-to-Move Barbie Dolls

The image shows a doll's foot posed to show that she's wearing handmade felt slippers -- house slippers made of felt-- and the overlay says "doll slippers" and offers the website URL ChellyWood.com where you can find the free pattern and tutorial for making a pair of fashion doll's slippers to fit Barbie, Skipper, vintage Francie dolls, Liv dolls, and many other dolls in the 10 inch to 11.5-inch doll size range.

#SewingBlogger Friday: Sew #Felt Slippers for Fashion #Dolls

In case you missed them, here are this week’s patterns once again: Free printable sewing pattern for fashion doll pajamas and slippers (MS Word Download) Free printable sewing pattern for fashion doll pajamas and slippers (PDF Download) These are the free, printable sewing patterns for pajamas–a top, plus shorts– and a pair of slippers, like the ones you see in the video above. Not only … Continue reading #SewingBlogger Friday: Sew #Felt Slippers for Fashion #Dolls

The image shows a Mattel Skipper doll wearing a hand-made pajama top. The overlay says "Skipper Pajamas" and offers the url ChellyWood.com (where you can find both the free pattern for making these pajamas that fit Skipper but also free tutorials showing how to sew this outfit for skipper dolls).

#SewingBlogger Thursday: #Sew PJs for Skipper #Dolls w/free pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Are you ready to sew some pajamas for Skipper dolls? The tutorial above will guide you, and the patterns below are free to use, so long as you help spread the word about my free patterns and tutorials! Free printable sewing pattern for 10-inch fashion doll pajamas MS Word Download Free printable sewing pattern for 10-inch fashion doll pajamas PDF Download Tomorrow I’ll post the … Continue reading #SewingBlogger Thursday: #Sew PJs for Skipper #Dolls w/free pattern @ ChellyWood.com

The image shows a free pattern for a pajama top and shorts (AKA a babydoll pajama set) to fit Mattel's Barbie and similar-sized dolls. The images on the pattern show a Barbie doll, a Skipper doll, and a vintage Francie doll all wearing this pajama. It includes a pair of "booty shorts" with an elastic waist and an easy-to-sew gathered pajama top which uses ribbon and bias tape to create a cute little pajama top and shorts to fit fashion dolls in the 10-inch to 11.5-inch size range. This pattern comes with brief instructions to use a scant 1/4 inch seam, and there are video tutorials showing you how to sew the pajamas together. The website where you can download this free printable pajama pattern as either a PDF download or a MS Word download is ChellyWood.com

#PDFpattern Wednesday: #Skipper pajamas FREE #pattern @ ChellyWood.com

This week’s pattern is only slightly different form last week’s because it includes the pattern for the so-easy-to-sew slipper. Once again, this pattern will fit Barbie, Queens of Africa, Skipper, vintage Francie, Spin Master Liv Dolls, the fashion-doll-sized Disney Princess dolls, and a lot of other dolls in the 10-inch to 11.5-inch fashion doll size range. Here’s the pattern in both a MS Word format and … Continue reading #PDFpattern Wednesday: #Skipper pajamas FREE #pattern @ ChellyWood.com