Image shows a crochet hook behind a ball of pink yarn with a watermark that says, " 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 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!

Basic 18 Inch Doll Skirt Pattern

Sew a Basic Skirt for 18″ Dolls w/FREE Patterns @ #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 @ #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 "," 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 @ 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 @ 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 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 @ #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 @ #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, " FREE doll clothes patterns and tutorials." In fact, if you go to, 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 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 @ #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 @ #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 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 @ #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 @ #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 "" 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

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

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 @