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It’s my birthday! You can give me a present if you like… #birthday #freestuff

You know what my #1 birthday wish is? I want to publish a book that teaches my followers how to design their own doll clothes, using the three methods I use for my pattern designs. Want to help? Share a video from my youtube channel with someone you know — especially someone who might enjoy videos about sewing, crafts, embroidery, making doll clothes, or doll … Continue reading It’s my birthday! You can give me a present if you like… #birthday #freestuff

Please visit for FREE printable sewing patterns and tutorials for making clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows the fabric of a doll's skirt trimmed in blue ric rac, which gives it a jagged, scalloped edge. The overlay says, "Ric rac questions answered" and offers the website:

What is rickrack trim? And how do you use it? #dollclothes #sewingtutorials

  Today’s tutorial video shows you how to use rickrack trim, like the trim shown at the bottom of the Greenbrier doll’s dress below: Today’s tutorial video is actually a re-post, and in fact, I’m planning to take a little time off from these blog posts because it’s my birthday tomorrow. So I hope you don’t mind if I leave for a brief vacation. While I’m … Continue reading What is rickrack trim? And how do you use it? #dollclothes #sewingtutorials

Image shows Little Pet Shop puppy wearing a cat-shaped handmade mask and Littlest Pet Shop kitty hiding in a Halloween jack-o-lantern. Both are seated in a wicker chair with a felt Haunted house behind them.

#LittlestPetShop #Halloween Video for Fans of #LPS

As some of you know, I’m trying to make my way into the world of published writing, and because of this lofty endeavor, I’ve attended the Pacific Northwest Writers’ Association’s Summer Writers’ Conference for the past seven years. I always meet neat people at this conference, and I learn a lot about the world of publishing and story-telling. Last summer, I met a lady who already … Continue reading #LittlestPetShop #Halloween Video for Fans of #LPS