Image shows a crochet hook behind a ball of pink yarn with a watermark that says, "ChellyWood.com: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials for dolls of many shapes and sizes." There are also words in black atop the crochet hook: "tutorial by Norma at All My Crafts." Visit ChellyWood.com for lots of great ideas for making doll clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes.

#FridayFollow: get FREE #crochet patterns for #dolls from Norma at AllMyCrafts on YouTube!

Today’s video tutorial isn’t actually my own. It comes from Norma, at AllMyCrafts on YouTube. I’m recommending Norma’s channel, AllMyCrafts, for this week’s #FridayFollow feature. Even though I’m not very good at crochet, Norma’s videos are so well lighted, and she does such a nice job of explaining each step, that they make me feel confident to build up my crochet skills! And this tutorial … Continue reading #FridayFollow: get FREE #crochet patterns for #dolls from Norma at AllMyCrafts on YouTube!

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Basic 18 Inch Doll Skirt Pattern

Sew a Basic Skirt for 18″ Dolls w/FREE Patterns @ ChellyWood.com #sewing #dolls

Today’s easy-to-sew skirt pattern for 18-inch dolls (like American Girl and Madame Alexander) is free to print and easy to make. I’ve labeled it with only two flowers on my Difficulty Scale. Here’s a direct link to the pattern’s image page, for easy download: Free printable sewing pattern for a basic skirt to fit 18-inch dolls Tomorrow I’ll post the video showing how to make … Continue reading Sew a Basic Skirt for 18″ Dolls w/FREE Patterns @ ChellyWood.com #sewing #dolls

The image shows the thumbnail for a YouTube tutorial video showing how to sew a bikini swimsuit for 18-inch dolls like American Girl dolls and Madame Alexander dolls. The American Girl doll called Kaya is shown modeling this two-piece swimsuit for dolls, and her swimsuit forms a training-bra-style bikini top and briefs or bikini bottoms that go up to her true waist. The watermark on this youtube header says "ChellyWood.com," the website where the free pattern for this 18-inch doll swimsuit pattern can be downloaded and printed for free. The words on the youtube tutorial header state: "Doll bikini Part 2" because this is the second tutorial in the series.

Today’s #tutorial shows how to make a #dolls swimsuit top @ ChellyWood.com w/FREE #patterns!

Here’s the tutorial for the 18-inch doll bikini swimsuit top that I’ve been tooting my own horn about! I’m really excited about this swimsuit project, and I hope you really enjoy making it! As a reminder, this swimsuit pattern uses jersey fabric, but you could probably just as easily use real swimsuit fabric for it. In addition to making a bikini out of this free … Continue reading Today’s #tutorial shows how to make a #dolls swimsuit top @ ChellyWood.com w/FREE #patterns!

The image shows Ideal's 16" Velvet doll wearing hand-made doll clothes along side a 14-inch doll (Hearts4Hearts) and a 15-inch doll (Wellie Wisher). Velvet is a vintage doll and is the cousin of the Crissy doll, from the Ideal toy company. Velvet's handmade doll clothes are made with free printable sewing patterns found at ChellyWood.com. These skirt patterns and shirt patterns are designed to fit all three dolls, so the dolls can swap clothing. These free patterns are easy to download and print, and each free doll clothes pattern comes with a youtube tutorial that shows you instructions for making the outfits using the free patterns. Vintage Velvet doll stands at 16 inches tall, and these patterns will fit her easily.

Free Shirt Pattern for 14 inch, 15 inch, and 16 inch #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com #Sewing 4#Kids

Last week we made the skirts. This week we’re going to sew up some cute little felt shirts to go with our back-to-school skirts. Once again, this week’s free pattern for a felt shirt will fit the 14-inch Hearts4Hearts Girl doll (Consuelo is pictured in the center above), the 15-inch Wellie Wisher doll (my Kendall doll is on the right), and the 16-inch Crissy/Velvet doll from … Continue reading Free Shirt Pattern for 14 inch, 15 inch, and 16 inch #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com #Sewing 4#Kids

Image shows the Kiya doll from the American Girl Doll company wearing a hand-made halter top, hand-sewn pants, and DIY sandals. She carries a hand-sewn duffle bag that matches her outfit. She stands on a sandy beach with a seascape behind her including rocky cliffs and rolling waves. Kiya looks at the camera with honest eyes. She extends one hand in which she carries the DIY duffle bag. The header for the image says, "Purple Duffle Bag Pattern for AG Dolls FREE 2" and the watermark says, "ChellyWood.com: FREE doll clothes patterns and tutorials." In fact, if you go to ChellyWood.com, you can download the free, printable sewing pattern for this duffle bag (and the other American Girl -sized doll clothes patterns for the other items of clothing she wears) and all patterns at ChellyWood.com are free and come with a free tutorial video showing how to make the clothing item (including this duffle bag or overnight bag for dolls).

FREE Doll Clothes Patterns for 18-inch Dolls @ ChellyWood.com #Sewing #crafts #Dolls

Here are all the patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make the outfit shown above on my 18″ Madame Alexander doll or below on my 18-inch Kaya doll from the American Girl Dolls line (and all my patterns and tutorials are FREE of course): Free pattern for halter top /summer shirt (Page 1) Free pattern for halter top /summer shirt (Page 2)–you only need the … Continue reading FREE Doll Clothes Patterns for 18-inch Dolls @ ChellyWood.com #Sewing #crafts #Dolls

The image shows a free printable doll clothes sewing pattern for making a DIY gym bag, duffle bag, kit bag, or duffel bag for American Girl 18" dolls. This is also the free printable pattern for making a no-sew slide-style shoe, flip-flop, thong, or sandal to fit 18" American Girl dolls and Madame Alexander dolls (46 cm), or any other dolls in that size range. The pattern is marked with the website ChellyWood.com and the creative commons attribution symbol. The sandal pattern is marked with an easy-to-sew mark and the travel bag is marked with a more advanced sewing project symbol. This free printable sewing pattern is designed to accompany doll clothes that also have free patterns for 18" or 18-inch or 46 cm dolls like American Girl and Madame Alexander and Liberty Jane dolls.

Free 18-inch doll sandal pattern for making a #dolls #summer shoes @ ChellyWood.com #crafty!

As promised in Monday’s post, here’s my pattern for a pair of sandals to fit dolls like American Girl Dolls, Madame Alexander Dolls, and similar brands of 18 inch / 46 cm dolls. Once you print the pattern, then cut it out, and finally use it to trace the sole of your doll’s sandals, you’ll find the foam sole will measure 2 3/4 inches or approximately 7 cm from … Continue reading Free 18-inch doll sandal pattern for making a #dolls #summer shoes @ ChellyWood.com #crafty!

The title of this YouTube video tutorial header is: "American Girl Doll Craft Videos on Youtube Duffle Bag Duffel Bag Gym Bag Kit Travel Bag" because this video will show you how to make a travel bag for 18-inch dolls (46 cm dolls) like American Girl dolls, Madame Alexander dolls, Liberty Jane, and similar dolls. The overlay watermark on this YouTube title page says "ChellyWood.com" which is the watermark for this tutorial video's creator. This video is a DIY tutorial video (found on youtube) which shows you how to make your own gym bag, gymnastics bag, duffle bag (also spelled duffel bag), kit, overnight bag or travel bag for dolls. It comes with a free printable sewing pattern. This duffle bag pattern is great for anyone making gymnastics doll clothes, and who also wants a place to put their gymnastics stuff for their American girl dolls. The patterns are free at ChellyWood.com.

18-inch #Dolls #Gymnastics Bag #DIY w/free #sewing patterns @ ChellyWood.com

Monday you saw the previews. Tuesday and Wednesday I gave you the free patterns. Today we’re watching the DIY video that shows you how to make this gym bag / kit / duffle or duffel bag. Gymnastics-themed patterns have been rising in popularity, so I thought I’d point out that this travel bag for 18-inch dolls like American Girl (AG), Madame Alexander, and others would … Continue reading 18-inch #Dolls #Gymnastics Bag #DIY w/free #sewing patterns @ ChellyWood.com

Image shows the 18" or 46 cm doll from the Madame Alexander Doll company wearing a hand-made halter top, hand-sewn pants, and DIY sandals. She carries a hand-sewn kit bag that matches her outfit. She stands on a sandy beach with a seascape behind her including rocky cliffs and rolling waves. This 18" or 46 cm Madame Alexander Doll looks at the camera with honest eyes. She extends one hand in which she carries the DIY kit bag. The header for the image says, "Purple kit Bag Pattern for AG Dolls FREE 2" and the watermark says, "ChellyWood.com: FREE doll clothes patterns and tutorials." In fact, if you go to ChellyWood.com, you can download the free, printable sewing pattern for this kit bag (and the other Madame Alexander -sized doll clothes patterns for the other items of clothing she wears) and all patterns at ChellyWood.com are free and come with a free tutorial video showing how to make the clothing item (including this kit bag or overnight bag for dolls).

Let’s #sew a #DIY #gym bag for AG #dolls!

At the start of the new year, I did a survey. Do you remember that? A lot of people requested free patterns to fit 18″ (46 cm) dolls, like American Girl Dolls, Madame Alexander Dolls, etc. Well you talked, and I listened! Now I’m pretty new to this size of doll, so my first prototypes didn’t fit correctly and I’ve had to make adjustments. It … Continue reading Let’s #sew a #DIY #gym bag for AG #dolls!

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes. Free printable sewing patterns for Wellie wishers and hearts4hearts velvet dolls from ideal youtube tutorials. Image shows a Wellie Wisher doll (Kendall) made by the American Girl doll company, wearing a hand-made summer top with rickrack trim. The overlay says, "Summer top for 14" - 16" dolls" and it offers the watermark "ChellyWood.com" for the URL where the free patterns for this tutorial can be found.

#Sewing tutorial for making #summer clothes for #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

Here’s the tutorial video showing you how to make the rickrack summer top and/or swimsuit cover-up and/or sun dress that fits the Wellie Wishers (approx. 15 inches or 38 cm tall) and Velvet dolls (approx. 16 inches or 40.5 cm tall), as well as the Hearts4Hearts Girls, which stand about 14 inches or 35.5 cm tall. To make this halter top/swimsuit coverup and/or sundress, you’ll need … Continue reading #Sewing tutorial for making #summer clothes for #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

Image shows a crochet hook behind a ball of pink yarn with a watermark that says, "ChellyWood.com: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials for dolls of many shapes and sizes." There are also words in black atop the crochet hook: "tutorial by Norma at All My Crafts." Visit ChellyWood.com for lots of great ideas for making doll clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes.

#Crochet an #AmericanGirl #dolls dress w/this easy tutorial!

As I said earlier this week, I’m busy behind the scenes, creating a sloper, patterns, and tutorials for American Girl doll sewing projects. To give me a little more time for my new creations, I’ve “borrowed” the tutorial video above from another crafter (with permission, of course). If you crochet, you’re going to love the video above, which was created by Norma from All My … Continue reading #Crochet an #AmericanGirl #dolls dress w/this easy tutorial!

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns to fit American Girl dolls, Madame Alexander dolls, and other 18-inch dolls.

FREE #craft patterns for #AGdoll or other #18inchDoll @ ChellyWood.com

Today I’m going to give you everything you need–free patterns and links to my tutorials–so you can make the Swedish traditional costume shown above.  The costume was designed to fit my Madame Alexander doll, but a lot of times the MA dolls’ clothes can also fit American Girl dolls as well. Here are the patterns I designed: Pattern A (Bonnet, Vest, and Collar) Pattern B … Continue reading FREE #craft patterns for #AGdoll or other #18inchDoll @ ChellyWood.com

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."

FREE #Bonnet #Pattern and Tutorial for #AmericanGirlDolls

Earlier this week, I showed you how to make a Pilgrim’s-style bonnet for Momoko dolls. Now I’m sharing my video that shows how to make a similar bonnet for 18″ dolls like American Girl dolls and Madame Alexander dolls. If you scroll down to the bottom of my Doll Clothes Patterns page, you’ll find I’ve actually designed an entire Swedish traditional costume for 18″ dolls, and … Continue reading FREE #Bonnet #Pattern and Tutorial for #AmericanGirlDolls