Swedish “Pocket” for 18 inch #Dolls #Sweden #Patterns

This is the JPG image of a free printable doll clothes pattern to fit 18 inch dolls. Specifically, this is the Swedish "pocket" style of purse or bag worn by women of Dalarna Sweden in the 1600's and 1700's. This is part of a doll clothes ensemble of traditional Swedish costumes for 18 inch dolls.
Visit ChellyWood.com for free printable sewing patterns for sewing doll clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes.

Here’s the free, printable PDF sewing pattern for making a Swedish “pocket” (a type of traditional Swedish purse or bag worn around the waist) that you see in the image above. Tomorrow I’ll post the tutorial video for making this “pocket” purse:

As part of my Swedish traditional costume for 18” dolls. I’m re-posting older patterns as PDFs instead of JPG files, for easy download.


Yesterday you got to see my new hand embroidery Fly Stitch tutorial, which will help you make this pocket, and last Friday, you also saw my re-mastered video tutorial for the Satin stitch.


Even after they’ve been remastered, my older tutorial videos aren’t of the highest quality, and I’ll be the first to admit that these old patterns were all hand-drawn.


However if you’re curious about why I’m digging up these old patterns and tutorial videos, please see this explanation.


Don’t forget to show your appreciation for my free patterns and tutorials by sharing them on Facebook, pinning them on Pinterest, and/or tweeting about them (yes, you have my permission). Here’s another JPG image you can easily share on Pinterest, for example:

Here we see an image of an 18 inch Madame Alexander doll wearing a traditional Swedish costume. Around her waist is a felt, hand-embroidered "pocket," a type of purse or bag worn around the waist. The image is watermarked with the website where you can download free printable PDF sewing patterns for making this 18 inch doll outfit, including the pocket: ChellyWood.com
Visit ChellyWood.com for free printable patterns for doll clothes that fit dolls of many shapes and sizes.

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