This is a mock-up image of the Queens of Africa gallery of doll clothes sewing patterns at ChellyWood.com, a website where you can find free printable PDF sewing patterns to fit dolls of many shapes and all different sizes. The image shows Azeezah, a Queens of Africa doll modeling handmade doll clothes that include three different styles of skirts, a pair of ankle pants, and a strappy summer top in both felt and cotton fabrics. The doll can be purchased at https://queensofafricadolls.com/ or on Amazon

Free Sewing Patterns for Queens of Africa Dolls

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 of the photo. Beneath the larger image is a link to a blog post for all the free doll clothes patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make that outfit. … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for Queens of Africa Dolls

Image of Christi Doll (African-American Barbie doll) dressed in dress, pinafore, apron, and bonnet, and wearing a natural-hair wig.

#BlackBarbie Plays #Juliet’s nurse in doll version of #RomeAndJuliet @ ChellyWood.com

Before people get all in-my-face about an African-American doll playing a servant in my upcoming stop-motion film of Romeo and Juliet with dolls, let me remind you that Romeo’s cousin, Benvolio, is also played by an AA doll, as is Friar Laurence. I felt it was important to include characters of African heritage in the cast of this play because, as everyone knows, people of African heritage … Continue reading #BlackBarbie Plays #Juliet’s nurse in doll version of #RomeAndJuliet @ ChellyWood.com

Image of Christi Doll (African-American Barbie doll) dressed in dress, pinafore, apron, and bonnet, and wearing a natural-hair wig.

Christie as #Juliet’s nurse in #Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet #Edchat @ ChellyWood.com

Before people get all in-my-face about an African-American doll playing a servant in my upcoming stop-motion film of Romeo and Juliet with dolls, let me remind you that Romeo’s cousin, Benvolio, is also played by an AA doll, as is Friar Laurence. I also think that Juliet’s nurse is a very important character in this play–she’s practically Juliet’s best friend and mother figure–so hers is a … Continue reading Christie as #Juliet’s nurse in #Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet #Edchat @ ChellyWood.com