The image shows a vintage Velvet doll from the Crissy family of dolls modeling a handmade outfit of shorts and a lace-trimmed shirt.

Free printable PDF sewing patterns for doll clothes that fit Ideal Toy Corp’s Velvet dolls (Crissy)

Together with the previous week’s posts, we now have patterns and tutorials for making the lace shirt plus the shorts that my vintage Velvet doll is wearing in this photo. Here are the patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make this outfit: Free printable sewing pattern for doll shorts and square-neck lace shirt Tutorial video showing how to make the shorts Tutorial video showing how … Continue reading Free printable PDF sewing patterns for doll clothes that fit Ideal Toy Corp’s Velvet dolls (Crissy)

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

Free Patterns and Tutorials for #Vintage Velvet #Dolls Pants and Shirt @ ChellyWood.com

As you can see in the image above, the pants pattern I’m providing today fits your vintage Velvet doll like a pair of “ankle pants” rather than full-length trousers. The shirt is a bit of a tight fit too, considering that Velvet dolls have that hair-growing knob in their backs. But here’s a rear view of the shirt, so you can see that I did … Continue reading Free Patterns and Tutorials for #Vintage Velvet #Dolls Pants and Shirt @ ChellyWood.com

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

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

The image shows a free printable sewing pattern that fits 13-inch dolls like Disney toddlers, 14-inch dolls like American Girls' Wellie Wisher and the Hearts for Hearts Girls dolls, 15-inch dolls, 16-inch dolls like the vintage Velvet dolls from Ideal Toy Corporation, and 17 inch dolls like the Endless Hair Kingdom Barbie from Mattel. The pattern includes the front piece for a V-neck shirt, two different sizes of sleeves, a shorts pattern, and a pocket pattern. The URL on the pattern is ChellyWood.com, a website where you can easily download this free printable sewing pattern for doll clothes, in the form of a PDF pattern or a Microsoft Word download.

#PDFpattern Wednesday: free V-neck shirt #pattern for 18 inch #dolls like #vintage Crissy and BFC Ink

This week’s shirt pattern is designed to fit the 18-inch BFC Ink dolls, but it is too small for some 18-inch dolls like American Girl, Madame Alexander, and similar-sized dolls. If you came here by accident, hoping to find a shirt pattern to fit American Girl, Madame Alexander, or similar-sized dolls, my free patterns for those dolls will be found on this page. This week’s … Continue reading #PDFpattern Wednesday: free V-neck shirt #pattern for 18 inch #dolls like #vintage Crissy and BFC Ink

The image shows a vintage Velvet doll standing next to a Vintage Crissy doll. Both dolls were made by Ideal Toy Corporation, and both dolls wear handmade doll clothes that were designed by Chelly Wood. If you go to ChellyWood.com, you can download and print these free printable sewing patterns for making this felt summer shirt and schoolgirl skirt that were designed to fit Crissy and Velvet dolls.

#TapeMeasureTuesday: Measure Vintage Velvet and Crissy #Dolls for #Sewing Projects

A fan/follower recently submitted the following awesome question: “How can I resize a Crissy pattern to fit my Velvet… dolls?” What a fantastic question to ask! Thank you! The two dolls, Crissy and Velvet, are not identical in size, but are very similar in most areas of their bodies. In fact, a lot of the doll clothes patterns that I’ve designed for Crissy will also … Continue reading #TapeMeasureTuesday: Measure Vintage Velvet and Crissy #Dolls for #Sewing Projects