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

ChellyWood.com offers free printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. This image shows the 28-inch best fashion friend Barbie doll wearing a pretty white sleeveless leotard with a tutu and ice skates. The pattern that was used to make this outfit is free at ChellyWood.com. The pattern could also be used to sew a swimsuit to fit the 28 inch Barbie or other 28 inch fashion dolls.

#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