Image of doll wearing a small white bonnet with a red ribbon. Overlay says, "How to make a Pilgrim's bonnet for an eighteen inch doll."

Sew a Thanksgiving Pilgrim-style hat or bonnet for 18 inch dolls #Thanksgiving #Pilgrims #Mayflower

Here are the free, printable sewing patterns for the 18-inch doll bonnet or Thanksgiving Pilgrim-style hat that you see in the video above: Free printable sewing pattern for 18 inch doll Pilgrim hat / Swedish traditional bonnet (click here for PDF download) Tomorrow I’ll offer more free patterns for making the entire outfit shown in the image on this page.   This month I’m “remastering” some … Continue reading Sew a Thanksgiving Pilgrim-style hat or bonnet for 18 inch dolls #Thanksgiving #Pilgrims #Mayflower

The image shows a smartphone with a doll clothes pattern shown on the screen. The overlay says "how to find" and this image accompanies a blog post and video tutorial showing you how to navigate ChellyWood.com a website that offers lots of free printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

How to Find Free Doll Clothes Patterns Online: Smartphone or Tablet Method

This website is best known for its free, printable sewing patterns for doll clothes. It also offers free printable sewing patterns for craft projects and free tutorial videos for embroidery. (Click those links for easy access.) Today’s tutorial is designed to help you navigate ChellyWood.com’s new layout, using your mobile device (tablet, smartphone, etc.). If you’re more comfortable using a desktop or laptop computer, please … Continue reading How to Find Free Doll Clothes Patterns Online: Smartphone or Tablet Method

This image shows a laptop computer open to a printable PDF of a doll clothes pattern. The overlay says "How to Find" and the title of the video that accompanies this YouTube video header is "How to find free doll clothes patterns online." This tutorial video will show you how to navigate ChellyWood.com, one of the most comprehensive doll clothes pattern websites on the Internet, offering free printable doll clothes patterns for dolls of many shapes and all different sizes.

How to Find Free Doll Clothes Patterns Online: Laptop or Desktop Method

This website is best known for its free, printable sewing patterns for doll clothes. It also offers free printable sewing patterns for craft projects and free tutorial videos for embroidery. (Click those links for easy access.) Today’s tutorial is designed to help you navigate ChellyWood.com’s new layout, using your desktop or laptop computer. If you’re more comfortable using a cell phone / smartphone / tablet … Continue reading How to Find Free Doll Clothes Patterns Online: Laptop or Desktop Method

This is a YouTube header image for the video tutorial that shows you how to make a long-sleeved shirt for 9-inch fashion dolls like the World of Love dolls by Hasbro and others. The image of the doll's shirt is accompanied by the words "free shirt pattern" and the URL ChellyWood.com, which is where you can go to download the free printable sewing pattern for making a doll's long-sleeved shirt to fit a 9 inch doll (and some 8 inch dolls and some 10 inch dolls and some 11 inch dolls with very small bodies). In metric sizes, these are 22 cm dolls and 23 cm dolls that this doll wardrobe of patterns will fit.

Free doll shirt pattern @ ChellyWood.com #dolls #sewing #CraftyMom

This week’s sewing tutorial shows you how to make a long-sleeved shirt for 8-inch to 9-inch (20 cm to 23 cm) dolls like the World of Love dolls that Hasbro produced in the 1970’s. There are other, more modern dolls, that will also fit into this week’s free patterns. Please leave any questions you have in the comments below, and I’ll do my best to … Continue reading Free doll shirt pattern @ ChellyWood.com #dolls #sewing #CraftyMom

This image is a header for a YouTube video that teaches you how to sew a pair of capri pants or ankle pants to fit a 9 inch fashion doll. The free printable sewing pattern can be printed as a PDF from the website chellywood.com and video instructions are given both visually and through audio descriptions of each step in the sewing process.

Sewing pants for 9-inch dolls (with free PDF patterns) @ ChellyWood.com #sewingblogger #pants #dolls

In my video, I mention the World of Love dolls by Hasbro, but there are many other dolls that can wear the free printable patterns I’m offering this week. To understand which dolls these patterns fit, click here and read about the contest I’m sponsoring this week. Once again (as we saw in yesterday’s blog post), here’s the free pattern for the capri pants you … Continue reading Sewing pants for 9-inch dolls (with free PDF patterns) @ ChellyWood.com #sewingblogger #pants #dolls

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 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

This is the header for a youtube tutorial that shows you how to sew a hooded raincoat with double-breasted front placket and piping to fit 13-inch, 14-inch, 15-inch, 16-inch, or 17-inch dolls. The patterns are found at ChellyWood.com as free printable PDF downloads.

Let’s make a doll coat with a hood for 14-inch #dolls (also fits a 15-inch #doll) #fashiondoll

This week’s raincoat sewing project garnered five flowers on my difficulty scale, which means it can be a very challenging sewing project. However it will help if you know a little about piping, lining a garment, and gussets. It will also help a lot if you view today’s tutorial video, which walks you through the creation of this raincoat one step at a time. Here … Continue reading Let’s make a doll coat with a hood for 14-inch #dolls (also fits a 15-inch #doll) #fashiondoll

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

This is a youtube header for a diy tutorial video which shows how to make a miniature doll dress to fit 6 inch or 7 inch dolls like Strawberry Shortcake dolls. The URL that's suggested by the youtube thumbnail is ChellyWood.com

DIY video and free pattern for #sewing a #gingham dress for Strawberry Shortcake 7″ #dolls

This week’s #SewingBlogger Thursday includes a pattern that I’ve used before for other small dolls, but I made today’s tutorial in response to a request made by two different visitors to ChellyWood.com: Jason and Sharon. Now Sharon’s Strawberry Shortcake was a little smaller than mine, but as you’ll see in the video, my dress ended up a wee bit too short anyhow (see image below). … Continue reading DIY video and free pattern for #sewing a #gingham dress for Strawberry Shortcake 7″ #dolls

This is the YouTube custom header for a DIY tutorial video showing how to sew your own underpants for the 6 inch mini American girl dolls. It shows the little 6" AG doll wearing her underpants with a matching T-shirt, and the overlay says "Six inch doll undies" and offers the URL ChellyWood.com, the blog where you can download the free printable pdf pattern for these cute little dolly underpants / panties / knickers in a size that fits the 6-inch American Girl minis.

FREE underpants / knickers #sewing tutorial video and free #patterns to fit 6″ #dolls

Back in May, I shared my free pdf sewing pattern with lots of little clothes that will fit the mini 6″ AG doll. Today I’m re-posting the video tutorial that gives you instructions for making the miniature underwear pattern that I designed. Once again, here’s the PDF Sewing Pattern for 6-inch American Girl doll underpants and a T-shirt (among other clothing items): FREE printable PDF … Continue reading FREE underpants / knickers #sewing tutorial video and free #patterns to fit 6″ #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!