The image shows Mattel's Curvy Barbie modeling a hand-made shirt with cloth-covered tiny buttons. Each button is encompassed by a floss loop, all hand-made by the seamstress who blogs here, at ChellyWood.com.

What can you do with mismatched miniature buttons? Try this trick…

Today I’m sharing an older tutorial for making a Curvy Barbie crop top with embroidery floss fringe. Back when I made this video, I used to film on the kitchen table, so you can actually hear my kids and husband in the background. (Sorry about the noise…) But there’s a gem at the end of this tutorial… I show you how to take a pile … Continue reading What can you do with mismatched miniature buttons? Try this trick…

The image shows a Curvy Barbie walking in a garden. She wears handmade high-waisted shorts and a handmade crop top. The purple floral cotton fabric of her shirt and shorts contrasts against the green background of the garden. The overlay reminds you to visit ChellyWood.com for your free printable PDF sewing patterns for making this adorable summer outfit for Curvy Barbie dolls and similar sized dolls.

Sew a pretty summer outfit for Curvy Barbie w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #Curvy #DollClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. I’ve had these patterns available in JPG form on this website since 2014, but it’s time to switch these popular patterns to a PDF format for easier download. *You need to be aware that the list of dolls who “fit” these doll clothes patterns isn’t exactly right. Curvy Barbie … Continue reading Sew a pretty summer outfit for Curvy Barbie w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #Curvy #DollClothes

The image shows a fashion doll holding a handmade purse. The purse is made of cotton fabric with a simple ribbon as its purse strap. The overlay says, "easy doll purse D I Y project." Would you like to make this super simple purse for your fashion dolls? It fits lots of dolls in sizes ranging from eight inches tall to 12 inches tall (20 centimeters to 30 and a half centimeters tall). Click on the link in the caption if you'd like to watch the video that shows you how to make this super easy doll's purse for beginners.

Sew an easy tiny doll purse — no pattern needed! Tutorial @ ChellyWood.com #Miniatures #AprilFoolsDay

I made this purse in February, but I never got this video posted in time to accompany my other Valentine’s Day doll clothes projects. So I decided to have fun with the creation of this video by adding the purse to dolls wearing clothing from various holidays. Can you name all the holidays featured in this video? Feel free to add your guesses in the … Continue reading Sew an easy tiny doll purse — no pattern needed! Tutorial @ ChellyWood.com #Miniatures #AprilFoolsDay

The image shows an Ever After High doll wearing a handmade mini skirt with black fabric that has been decorated with shamrocks in various shades of green. The overlay says "DIY Ever After High skirt with free pattern" and suggests you visit ChellyWood.com for your free printable sewing patterns and tutorials for making this skirt. Incidentally, the doll also wears a short-sleeved shirt.

Sew a St. Patrick’s Day skirt for Ever After High and similar-sized dolls w/free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #SewingPatterns #EverAfterHigh

  For your free pattern and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Today’s blog post is another re-post, but I keep forgetting to put this project into the gallery for MH/EAH dolls. I even re-posted it a couple of months ago and yet… I still forgot to add it to the galleries! So for St. Patrick’s Day this year, I’m … Continue reading Sew a St. Patrick’s Day skirt for Ever After High and similar-sized dolls w/free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #SewingPatterns #EverAfterHigh

Image of Barbie in hairdresser's apron and Liv doll in hairdressers's smock.

Sew a Hairdresser’s Smock and Apron for Your 11-inch (28 cm) Fashion Dolls w/This Free Pattern Set #Sewing #DollClothes

Yes, this is the same pattern I posted yesterday, but I needed to re-post it, in order to create a link from the Barbie Gallery page to the PDFs in a way that makes sense to people who are just passing through. For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. This pattern set is for the apron … Continue reading Sew a Hairdresser’s Smock and Apron for Your 11-inch (28 cm) Fashion Dolls w/This Free Pattern Set #Sewing #DollClothes

The image shows two red hair brushes, one green hair brush, two purple hairbrushes, two pink hairbrushes, one pink comb and one very light lavender-colored comb in 1:6 scale.

Do you need some miniature hair brushes for your 1:6 scale hairdresser dioramas? Here you go! #miniatures #BarbieStyle

As my regular followers know, I’m selling a few of my doll-related items in my eBay store lately, to make room for new things. This week I’m selling a mixed lot of Barbie-sized (1:6 scale) hairbrushes and combs. These may or may not be products made by Mattel, but if you’re designing a Barbie-sized hairdresser diorama, like the one shown below, you won’t want to miss … Continue reading Do you need some miniature hair brushes for your 1:6 scale hairdresser dioramas? Here you go! #miniatures #BarbieStyle

The image shows a Lammily Photographer doll dressed in a red New Year's Eve party skirt and sleeveless "sweater". The "sweater" is made of felt and has darts in the front. It looks super easy to sew! The skirt has a layer of red cotton skirt and an over-layer of glittery-red tulle skirting. The doll wears a red glitter top hat embellished with a glittery green pine sprig. She stands in a snowy diorama with pine trees in the distance behind her. Snow is falling. The watermark says, "ChellyWood.com FREE printable patterns and tutorials." If you would like to download all the free printable sewing patterns and listen to or watch the tutorials for making this outfit for your Lammily or similar-sized dolls, please click on the link in the caption.

Sew a New Year’s celebration outfit for Lammily with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #LammilyDoll #NewYear

Scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free PDF sewing patterns. This outfit was first posted to my website a long time ago, but somehow it got lost in the craziness of re-designing the galleries in 2019. So I’m re-posting it with an update to the original shirt pattern. I’m also offering these patterns as PDFs now too. I wanted to get … Continue reading Sew a New Year’s celebration outfit for Lammily with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #LammilyDoll #NewYear

The image shows a super easy-to-sew felt summer top that looks like a tank top made of purple felt with purple ribbon straps. The model is a blond made-to-move Barbie with an olive complexion. The overlay says "Easy Summer Top DIY" and it offers the URL where you can download this free bodice or summer shirt pattern to fit many 11 inch or 11.5 inch (28 cm) fashion dolls like Barbie, Momoko, Queens of Africa, and more: ChellyWood.com

Today’s free PDF doll top sewing patterns is one of the easiest for beginners to make! #LearningToSew #BarbieClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. I’ve had this pattern on my website for quite some time, but it has never been offered as a free printable PDF pattern before. So today I’m upgrading this pattern to a PDF. When you print the pattern, you’ll see the image of the purple summer top displayed on … Continue reading Today’s free PDF doll top sewing patterns is one of the easiest for beginners to make! #LearningToSew #BarbieClothes

Sew a summer outfit for vintage Barbie dolls with FREE printable patterns @ ChellyWood.com #dollclothes #SuperStarBarbie

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Both the shorts and the felt shirt you see on my SuperStar Barbie are patterns I created and posted quite a while ago. However this is the first time I’ve posted them as part of the vintage Barbie gallery. If you live in the northern hemisphere, you may not … Continue reading Sew a summer outfit for vintage Barbie dolls with FREE printable patterns @ ChellyWood.com #dollclothes #SuperStarBarbie

The photo shows a SuperStar Barbie in front of a turquoise-colored canvas. She wears a pair of handmade jeans and a handmade T-shirt. Would you like to make these doll clothes for your vintage Barbie? The free printable PDF sewing patterns for these and other vintage Barbie doll clothes can be found at ChellyWood.com, along with hundreds of additional patterns to fit dolls of many shapes and all different sizes.

Sew a pair of jeans and a T-shirt for your vintage Barbie with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #BarbieStyle

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. I often have people contact me with pattern requests, and one of the requests that pops up frequently is, “Please make more patterns for vintage Barbies.” Some of the doll clothes patterns I’ve posted in the Modern and Made-to-Move Barbie clothes pattern gallery will fit your vintage Barbie dolls, … Continue reading Sew a pair of jeans and a T-shirt for your vintage Barbie with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #BarbieStyle

The image shows a Mattel Barbie wearing a pair of flannel capri-style pajama pants, a tank top (made of felt and ribbons), and a pair of felt slippers. The watermark tells you where you can find free printable sewing patterns for making this outfit: ChellyWood.com andthis image was used for the "featured image" on a blog post on ChellyWood.com that describes helpful advice for making this outfit.

Sew Flannel Pajamas for Barbie or Other 11 Inch Fashion Dolls w/Free Patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewFun #BarbieClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. This week I gave you the free printable sewing patterns and tutorial video for making a pair of high-waisted capri-style pajama pants with a fly front closure. Today I’m adding the strappy tank top to the pattern and tutorial set, along with a pair of easy-to-sew slippers made of … Continue reading Sew Flannel Pajamas for Barbie or Other 11 Inch Fashion Dolls w/Free Patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewFun #BarbieClothes

This is the featured image for a blog post which offers a free tutorial for making DIY Barbie pajama pants. The overlay for this video says, "Barbie Pajama Pants with free patterns" and it offers the website ChellyWood.com as the place where you can download and print the free patterns for making these capri-style fly-front pajama pants.

Free Patterns for Pajama Pants to Fit 11 Inch Fashion Dolls w/Free Tutorial @ ChellyWood.com #SewFun #BarbieClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Doesn’t everybody love to get a new pair of pajama pants for Christmas? I’m sure Barbie is no exception! If you’re sewing a Barbie wardrobe to give to someone for Christmas, a pair of pajama pants is definitely a must-do! So here’s the tutorial showing how to make these … Continue reading Free Patterns for Pajama Pants to Fit 11 Inch Fashion Dolls w/Free Tutorial @ ChellyWood.com #SewFun #BarbieClothes