For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Today I’m combining my basic shirt pattern with my bell skirt pattern for a whole new look! I love the way this outfit turned out, and I’m dying to sew the whole outfit again and again, using a variety of different fabrics, both prints and solids. Imagine it in … Continue reading Free basic skirt and shirt patterns for Barbie @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #dolls
For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. You’ll see in this week’s tutorial video, there are several options for your reversible dress. You can make it with straps or without. You can make it for vintage Barbies (using a wide-dart bodice which is provided), or you can make it to fit more modern Barbies (using … Continue reading Free Wedding Dress Patterns for Barbie w/ Reversible Ball Gown Tutorial Video @ ChellyWood.com #JuneWedding #WeddingDresses
For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Today’s video shows only a small smattering of dolls that can wear this 3-tiered skirt. I’ve got a longer list below, but there’s really no limit to the number of dolls in the 10 inch to 11 inch doll range that can fit in this skirt. It’s just a … Continue reading Sew a 3-Tiered Skirt for 10 Inch or 11 Inch Dolls w/Free Doll Clothes Patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SummerFashion #SewingProjects
For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. It’s JUNE, the month of weddings! So today I’m posting a free Barbie-sized wedding dress pattern and tutorial. Please note, the tutorial video recommends an older pattern, but the pattern I’ve posted on this page is much newer and easier to download since it’s a PDF not a JPG … Continue reading Free Barbie wedding dress patterns and tutorial @ ChellyWood.com #JuneWedding #MaidOfHonor
As a wrap-up to this week’s tutorials and free patterns, I’m going to go back to revisit the Barbie pajamas you see in the image above. I designed these a while back, but I’m not quite done working with them. This post offers all the patterns and tutorials needed to make each piece of the outfit, including the babydoll top, the shorts, and the slippers. … Continue reading Free printable #sewing patterns for #pajamas to fit Barbie and similar-sized #dolls
This amazing lady, who goes by Starrcreative, left me a helpful comment here on ChellyWood.com about a video that wasn’t working and needed a little maintenance work. Thank you, Starrcreative! So with a name like Starrcreative, of course I dropped by her blog. And WOW!!! What a find! She does lots of creative DIY projects of all kinds, but my favorite of her blog posts … Continue reading Check out @creative_starr for amazing #Barbie diorama ideas–YAY! #FridayFollow
Are you ready for some more free printable sewing patterns, just in time for St. Patrick’s Day? Here are some skirt patterns that fit a lot of different 11 to 12 inch fashion dolls, like Barbie, the Disney Princesses, Monster High, Ever After High, Lammily, Momoko, and more! As part of my website re-design, I’m trying to convert some of my most popular patterns into … Continue reading It’s #PDFpattern Wednesday @ ChellyWood.com and our dolls sport the #WearingOfTheGreen for #StPatricksDay!
Please click on the doll clothes you would like to make. Not what you’re looking for? Behind the scenes, I’m creating a series of classes in doll clothing design techniques, so you can design your own doll clothes for your dolls, using simple techniques, household tools, and your amazing imagination! Click on this link to learn more about my paid courses on the Creative Spark Online Learning platform. If you would like … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for Vintage Francie Dolls (Gallery)
In case you missed them, here are this week’s patterns once again: Free printable sewing pattern for fashion doll pajamas and slippers (MS Word Download) Free printable sewing pattern for fashion doll pajamas and slippers (PDF Download) These are the free, printable sewing patterns for pajamas–a top, plus shorts– and a pair of slippers, like the ones you see in the video above. Not only … Continue reading #SewingBlogger Friday: Sew #Felt Slippers for Fashion #Dolls
You may have noticed in yesterday’s post, that Francie was shown wearing my latest free Barbie doll clothes pattern: a babydoll pajama pattern (to be posted here on ChellyWood.com tomorrow). Which brings us to today’s #TapeMeasureTuesday doll-clothes-swapping question: Can vintage Francie dolls wear Barbie doll clothes? The answer is a bit vague: it depends on the garment. You see, Francie is a bit smaller in … Continue reading #TapeMeasureTuesday: Can Francie wear Barbie’s clothes?