The image shows a pair of handmade DIY doll shorts with a pocket and an elastic waistband. The overlay says "free doll shorts pattern" and the video that accompanies this image shows how to make a DIY pair of doll shorts to fit dolls that are 13 inches, 14 inches, 15 inches, 16 inches, 17 inches, and even some 18 inches tall dolls. Go to ChellyWood.com to download the free printable PDF sewing pattern for the doll clothes shown in this video.

DIY Doll Shorts with Free PDF Pattern @ ChellyWood.com #sewing #crafts #dolls

This week I gave you my free, printable PDF sewing pattern for a pair of doll shorts with a pocket. If you didn’t already download this week’s free pattern, here it is again for your convenience: Free printable sewing pattern for doll shorts and V-neck shirt If you go to yesterday’s blog post, you’ll also see links to the tutorial videos for the shirts that … Continue reading DIY Doll Shorts with Free PDF Pattern @ ChellyWood.com #sewing #crafts #dolls

This is an image of a pattern for sewing doll clothes like a V-neck shirt, shorts, and different sleeve lengths. The pattern is marked with creative commons attribution and the pattern's PDF version is available at ChellyWood.com however this pattern exists so that blog followers who use the free doll clothes patterns can easily share this image on social media.

Let’s sew a pair of doll shorts with a free PDF pattern! #ilovesewing for #dolls and #sewingforkids

As we saw in Monday’s preview, we’re sewing a pair of shorts to fit a wide variety of dolls this week. These shorts will have a tiny pocket, and the pocket is included in this week’s free PDF pattern. Tomorrow, as is my habit, I’ll post a tutorial video, showing you each step in the process of sewing the shorts, including a visual of which … Continue reading Let’s sew a pair of doll shorts with a free PDF pattern! #ilovesewing for #dolls and #sewingforkids

This is the youtube tutorial header for a video showing you how to make your own square-neck shirt with lace trim and a scalloped edge that uses rickrack trim. The patterns for making this lace shirt are free to download and print at ChellyWood.com

Let’s sew a pretty lace doll top with a free PDF pattern @ ChellyWood.com #sewing for #dolls

This week I’m providing you with my free printable sewing pattern for the pretty lace-trimmed, square-neck shirt that you see in the opening scenes of the tutorial above. This week’s pattern will fit the following dolls and quite a few others: 14″ tall Hearts for Hearts Girls 16″ tall vintage Velvet dolls from Ideal Toy Corp 18″ tall BFC Ink dolls 18″ vintage Crissy dolls … Continue reading Let’s sew a pretty lace doll top with a free PDF pattern @ ChellyWood.com #sewing for #dolls

The image shows a BFC Ink doll standing next to a Hearts for Hearts Girl (Consuelo). They both wear felt shirts with no sleeves. The BFC Ink doll's clothes can be described like this: white felt sleeveless top with blue plaid skirt that has knife pleats. The skirt is knee-length on the BFC Ink doll. The Hearts4Hearts doll's clothes can be described thus: pink sleeveless top with knee-length polka dot skirt. The image is part of a hashtag tape measure Tuesday measurements comparison on ChellyWood.com, which is meant to help doll clothes sewists / seamstresses with doll measurements for sewing projects. The image should be compared to another similar image toward the bottom of the blog post, in which the two dolls stand side by side again, but wearing each other's clothing in a clothes swap.

Let’s measure BFC Ink #dolls on #TapeMeasureTuesday and compare to a 14″ #doll

This week’s sewing project not only fits the little 14 inch (35.5 cm) Hearts for Hearts Girls, but surprisingly, it can also fit the 18 inch (45 cm) tall BFC Ink dolls. How can this be possible? Here are the sewing measurements for both dolls: BFC Ink Neck circumference… 9.5 cm Neck to shoulder seam… 3 cm Bust… 20.4 cm Collar to true waist… 8 … Continue reading Let’s measure BFC Ink #dolls on #TapeMeasureTuesday and compare to a 14″ #doll

The image shows Consuelo, one of the Hearts for Hearts Girls, wearing a handmade skirt with lace trim and a bright yellow blouse with lace trim and a "scalloped-look" rickrack trim around the bottom of the shirt and the edges of the sleeves of the shirt. The neckline of the shirt is square. The doll stands in an outdoor garden near a brick wall. At the bottom of the image, we see a watermark telling where you can go to download the free printable sewing patterns for making these doll clothes: ChellyWood.com

Preview of this week’s free #dollclothes #sewing patterns @ ChellyWood.com #dolls

My regular followers will remember this set of doll clothes patterns that I designed last spring. Some of these free patterns are already available here on ChellyWood.com, but some have been waiting for me to get to them while this website took a remodeling detour. Now that the website renovations are done, let’s get back to business! This week I’m going to give you the … Continue reading Preview of this week’s free #dollclothes #sewing patterns @ ChellyWood.com #dolls

Free doll clothes patterns for vintage Crissy dolls: make a skirt with rickrack and ribbon #sewing for #dolls

Here’s the skirt tutorial I promised in yesterday’s post. People wanted details about how I made that lace-ribbon-rickrack trim at the bottom of the skirt, so this tutorial offers details. For those of you who are regular blog followers, you’ll remember a Halloween dress that I designed to fit 10″ and some 11″ dolls a while back, and it used a similar ribbon-and-rick-rack trim. And … Continue reading Free doll clothes patterns for vintage Crissy dolls: make a skirt with rickrack and ribbon #sewing for #dolls

Free PDF Pattern for #Summer Shirt to Fit 18″ Crissy #Dolls: #SewingBlogger Thursday!

Are you ready to sew this adorable little tank-style top to fit your vintage Crissy doll? Well here are the patterns you’ll need: Free printable PDF pattern for Crissy doll sleeveless shirt or tank top Just yesterday I also gave you the pattern and tutorial for making the skirt you see Crissy wearing in this video. For your convenience, though, here’s that PDF pattern and … Continue reading Free PDF Pattern for #Summer Shirt to Fit 18″ Crissy #Dolls: #SewingBlogger Thursday!

Vintage Crissy doll (made by Ideal Toy Corp) wears a 1970's style skirt and sleeveless shirt.

FREE Skirt Pattern for #Vintage Crissy #Dolls on #PDFpattern Wednesday

I’m nearly done wrapping up my website renovations, so I thought it would be wise to go back to the project I’d been working on in May. To remind you, I’d designed a bunch of patterns that fit a number of 13 to 17-inch dolls including: Disney toddler dolls Vintage Crissy and Velvet dolls Hearts for Hearts Girls Wellie Wishers from American Girl You’ll see … Continue reading FREE Skirt Pattern for #Vintage Crissy #Dolls on #PDFpattern Wednesday

This image is a screenshot of some of the shoes and boots in the gallery page. From the gallery page itself, you can click on the image's link, and it will take you to the page where you can find all the free printable sewing patterns and tutorial videos you'll need to make that particular shoe or boot project. The links within the gallery work like this: click on the picture of the shoe or boot you want to make; that will take you to the actual photo page. Beneath the photo it will say "click here for free printable patterns and tutorials" followed by a colon and the URL for that original blog post. Within the blog post, you'll find links to your patterns and tutorials for making that doll shoe or boot.

Free Patterns and Tutorials for Making Doll Shoes and Boots

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 and tutorial videos you want. If you’d like to make one of the doll shoe or boot projects shown in this gallery, just follow these directions: Click on the photograph of the doll shoes or doll boots you’d … Continue reading Free Patterns and Tutorials for Making Doll Shoes and Boots

The image shows vintage Crissy doll (from Ideal Toy Co.) wearing handmade doll clothes including an easy to sew felt shirt and polka dot skirt. Beside this image is a photo of a BFC Ink doll from MGA Entertainment Toys and Games. The BFC Ink doll wears handmade doll clothes as well, including in her outfit a v-neck blouse and embellished spotty skirt. Both dolls are posed in lovely diorama scenes: the Crissy doll stands between two palm trees on a beach; the retired BFC Ink doll (Best Friends Club Ink) appears to be in an art museum with a 1970’s poster on the wall behind her. On each image is the watermark of the website where you can download the FREE sewing patterns to make the outfits shown on the Crissy doll and BFC Ink dolls: ChellyWood.com (free printable sewing patterns for doll clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes). Chelly Wood’s free printable patterns are offered as PDF downloads.

Free 18 Inch Doll Clothes Patterns for Vintage Crissy Doll and BFC Ink 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 18 Inch Doll Clothes Patterns for Vintage Crissy Doll and BFC Ink Dolls

Free Doll Clothes #Sewing Patterns for Vintage Crissy #Dolls from Ideal #Toys

Do you have a vintage Crissy doll, made by the Ideal Toy Corporation? Last summer I designed some skirts and tops that actually fit this doll, as you can see in the image above. The shirt is just a basic felt shirt, which uses snaps as a closure. It’s super easy to make! The skirt has an elastic waist and is also great for beginners … Continue reading Free Doll Clothes #Sewing Patterns for Vintage Crissy #Dolls from Ideal #Toys

The image shows a BFC Ink (Best Friends Club Ink) doll wearing a handmade lime-sherbert-colored shoulder-length-sleeved shirt with a V-neck and the overlay says "18 inch doll shirt" with the URL ChellyWood.com (a website where you can locate the free printable sewing pattern for this and many other free 18 inch doll clothes sewing patterns.

#SewingBlogger Thursday: FREE Shirt #Pattern and Tutorial for #Sewing a V-Neck 18-inch #Dolls’ shirt

Today’s tutorial shows you how to make a V-neck shirt that fits 18-inch narrow-bodied dolls like BFC Ink dolls and Crissy dolls, and it looks great with the crocheted lace trim skirt that we made just last week. To go with your shirt, here are the free printable skirt patterns I posted last week, along with a link to the skirt tutorial: Free printable PDF … Continue reading #SewingBlogger Thursday: FREE Shirt #Pattern and Tutorial for #Sewing a V-Neck 18-inch #Dolls’ shirt