Make a T-shirt and Valentine’s Day pants for Petite Barbie @ ChellyWood.com #ValentinesDay #DollClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Okay, first things first… Did you notice yesterday’s blog post? My “How to Alter Doll Clothes Patterns” class is now available on the Creative Spark platform. YAY! So if you’ve been waiting to sign up — well, first, thank you for your patience. Thank you! THANK YOU! And second, … Continue reading Make a T-shirt and Valentine’s Day pants for Petite Barbie @ ChellyWood.com #ValentinesDay #DollClothes

Sew a basic party dress for Barbie with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #NewYearsEveParty #DollClothes

  For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. This party dress has been available on my website for some time now, but the tutorial was a really old one. I thought it needed to be remastered with better sound and higher quality photos. To make this basic party dress for fashion dolls like Barbie, you’ll need … Continue reading Sew a basic party dress for Barbie with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #NewYearsEveParty #DollClothes

On a turquoise blue linen background, an African or African American Barbie models a pair of blue jeans, a tee shirt, and a multi-colored poncho with an African-style color scheme on the poncho's cotton fabric. The words on this square image say "free patterns" over the top of the ChellyWood.com logo.

Make a Kwanzaa poncho for Barbie with today’s free PDF sewing pattern #HappyKwanzaa #DollClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Yesterday was the first day of Kwanzaa, an “annual celebration of African-American culture that is held from December 26 to January 1” (from Wikipedia). So in honor of Kwanzaa, I wanted to post my African heritage poncho pattern. This will be the first time I’ve offered this pattern as … Continue reading Make a Kwanzaa poncho for Barbie with today’s free PDF sewing pattern #HappyKwanzaa #DollClothes

A purple cotton fabric with tiny white polka dots frames a photo of a miniature table-top Christmas Tree that has tiny wrapped gifts under it and miniature Christmas tree ornaments on it. The words "Holiday-themed blog posts" float above the Chelly Wood dot com logo.

More Free Christmas Pajama Patterns for Barbie @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #HolidaySewing

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Collectors and children alike enjoy getting a brand new pair of holiday jammies for their Barbie dolls for Christmas, so why not make some this holiday season? To make the outfit shown on this page, you will need 1/4 inch bias tape (for the straps), craft felt (for the … Continue reading More Free Christmas Pajama Patterns for Barbie @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #HolidaySewing

A purple cotton fabric with tiny white polka dots frames a photo of a miniature table-top Christmas Tree that has tiny wrapped gifts under it and miniature Christmas tree ornaments on it. The words "Holiday-themed blog posts" float above the Chelly Wood dot com logo.

Sew snowflake pajamas for Barbie with today’s free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #barbieclothes #ChristmasPajamas

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. You’ll need some small-print holiday flannel fabric, to create the cute pajama top and shorts shown in the image above. The shorts also require a bit of 1/8 inch elastic, and the top uses some 1/4 inch folded white bias tape. Today’s patterns will fit these dolls: Queens of … Continue reading Sew snowflake pajamas for Barbie with today’s free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #barbieclothes #ChristmasPajamas

Framed in turquoise blue linen fabric, we see the image of Skipper holding an athletic stance. She wears leisure pants or athletic pants with a hooded sweatshirt that has a front pocket. The frame in which she stands also has the words "free patterns" and the ChellyWood.com logo.

Let’s make athletic doll clothes for Skipper w/Free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewingFun #FreePatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Last week I gave you the patterns and tutorial videos for making the hooded sweatshirt. Yesterday you got the patterns and tutorials for making the athletic pants. Today I’m combining the whole outfit into one package! To make these athletic pants, you’ll need some jersey fabric and some 1/8 … Continue reading Let’s make athletic doll clothes for Skipper w/Free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewingFun #FreePatterns

Framed in purple spotted cotton fabric, we see a Chelly Wood logo, the words "free patterns," and the image of a Skipper doll's lower-half wearing a pair of athletic pants in aqua blue.

Sew a pair of athletic pants for Skipper w/Free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #SkipperDoll #SewingLove

  For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. I wonder how many children will get a Skipper doll for Christmas this year? And yet Skipper’s wardrobe has always been limited, even back when I was a kid. Poor Skipper! She’s always having to borrow clothes from her big sister, Barbie! Wouldn’t it be nice to make … Continue reading Sew a pair of athletic pants for Skipper w/Free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #SkipperDoll #SewingLove

A purple cotton fabric with tiny white polka dots frames a photo of a miniature table-top Christmas Tree that has tiny wrapped gifts under it and miniature Christmas tree ornaments on it. The words "Holiday-themed blog posts" float above the Chelly Wood dot com logo.

Sew my “Peppermint Candy” dress for your 8″ Stacie dolls w/this free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #FreePatterns #StacieDoll

For your free pattern and additional tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Last year I posted this “Peppermint Candy” dress during the holiday season, for the very first time. It was so fun to make, and a lot of people seemed to like it. So why not re-post? Are you wondering why I’m reposting older blog posts on holiday themes? … Continue reading Sew my “Peppermint Candy” dress for your 8″ Stacie dolls w/this free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #FreePatterns #StacieDoll

A turquoise linen frame appears around and behind the words "free patterns" along with the photo of a Skipper doll in a striped short-sleeved T-shirt and a pair of lightweight denim jeans. The logo for ChellyWood.com also appears in one corner of this frame.

Make a T-shirt and jeans for Skipper with today’s free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #CreatableWorld #DollClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. A couple of weeks ago, I posted this pattern for the Creatable World dolls from Mattel. Skipper and the Creatable World dolls are very compatible, when it comes to clothing-swapping. And let’s face it, Skipper gets purchased and given to children for birthdays and Christmas, but she usually has … Continue reading Make a T-shirt and jeans for Skipper with today’s free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #CreatableWorld #DollClothes

A purple fabric frame surrounds the profile image of a Mattel Skipper doll wearing a handmade sweatshirt with a hood and a front pocket. The words "free pattern" accompany the pretty little doll and the logo for ChellyWood.com

Create a Hooded Sweatshirt for Skipper with FREE Patterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #SewingPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. As you can see in the image below, this week’s new pattern and tutorial will help you make an adorable hooded sweatshirt for a 10 inch doll like Skipper. To make today’s project, you will need solid jersey fabric, printed fabric, 1/4 inch folded bias tape, and Dritz snaps, … Continue reading Create a Hooded Sweatshirt for Skipper with FREE Patterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #SewingPatterns

Within a blue linen frame, a Curvy Barbie doll models a handmade tank top and skirt. The words beside her say, "free patterns" and below that, there's a logo for the ChellyWood.com free doll clothes pattern website. The doll's tank top is made of green felt with tiny 1/8 inch ribbon straps. Her elastic-waist skirt has tiny holly decorations printed on the white cotton fabric. She wears tan plastic shoes.

Christmas doll clothes for Curvy Barbie w/free patterns #DollClothes #DIYgiftidea

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. This outfit includes the skirt we learned to make with yesterday’s video tutorial, plus the felt tank top you see pictured in the image above. It’s a super easy outfit to make for fashion dolls, and this outfit will fit fashion dolls of many different shapes and sizes. All … Continue reading Christmas doll clothes for Curvy Barbie w/free patterns #DollClothes #DIYgiftidea

On a turquoise blue linen frame, we see the words "free patterns" accompanied by the ChellyWood.com logo and a photo of a Curvy Barbie's holly-patterned elastic-waist skirt. The skirt's hem appears to come just above the knee.

Sew a quick and easy holiday skirt for Curvy Barbie w/free patterns #DollClothes #EasySewingProjects

  For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Happy Thanksgiving to those of you who live in the United States. I don’t know about you, but I always start to feel a sense of panic around Thanksgiving time because I begin to realize that I’m nowhere near done sewing all the presents I want to give … Continue reading Sew a quick and easy holiday skirt for Curvy Barbie w/free patterns #DollClothes #EasySewingProjects