The image shows a Made to Move Barbie modeling a handmade 1950's style poodle skirt in pink with a black silhouetted poodle sewn to the fabric. In this photo, the camera seems to be above the doll, and she's looking up at it. She leans back as if laughing. She also wears a handmade T-shirt and flat white shoes. This Barbie has a dark complexion with blond curly hair. The website in the background is ChellyWood.com, a site that offers free printable sewing patterns for making doll clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and all different sizes.

I made a poodle skirt with this old pattern, but I had a few problems… #SewingFail #SewingProjects

Last Monday I shared an old vintage Barbie pattern that I thought would be ideal for sewing a poodle skirt. But I mentioned that these older patterns are designed for vintage Barbie, and those older Barbies have a narrower waist than today’s Barbies. So what pattern would be better for a modern Barbie? Well before giving you my answer to that question, I wanted to … Continue reading I made a poodle skirt with this old pattern, but I had a few problems… #SewingFail #SewingProjects

Image of Curvy Barbie® strolling along a cobblestone road with ivy-covered building behind her. Overlay says "Chelly Wood Dot Com FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes."

Curvy Barbie #Fashionista’s #Sewing Pattern is free @ ChellyWood.com #dolls

The photo above shows my lovely Curvy Barbie® going for a stroll in the gardens around Montmartre in Paris, France. Yes, I really took my dolls with me to Paris, and if you’d like to watch their travelogue video, it can be found on my YouTube channel, ChellyWood1. But that’s just a side note. The real reason you’re visiting my website is to download my free … Continue reading Curvy Barbie #Fashionista’s #Sewing Pattern is free @ ChellyWood.com #dolls

Image shows a YouTube tutorial header with the title, "How to Sew Bias Tape." It features a photo of Mattel's Tall Barbie from the Barbie Fashionistas line. She wears a tie dye shirt with bias tape trim. Overlay offers the URL for this tutorial: ChellyWood.com.

Bias Tape #Sewing Tutorial

  This week I re-issued my easiest doll shirt pattern and tutorial video. But I’m also going to show you how to add a notion to the felt doll shirt: bias tape. I often recommend learning to sew with felt, if you’re an absolute beginner. But the drawback to making dolls’ clothes out of felt is the fray factor. Felt is easy to cut and sew, … Continue reading Bias Tape #Sewing Tutorial

Mix-N-Match 1: #Sew a #summer shirt and capris for #BarbieDolls @ ChellyWood.com

Here are the patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make the easy-peasy felt summer shirt pictured above, along with the intermediate-level capri pants that Barbie® is wearing: FREE printable shirt pattern Tutorial for making the shirt Free printable capri pattern Tutorial for making capri pants Have you signed up to win my handmade ninja costume yet? Here’s a link to the contest. Go sign up … Continue reading Mix-N-Match 1: #Sew a #summer shirt and capris for #BarbieDolls @ ChellyWood.com

#CurvyBarbie™ #SewingPattern is free @ ChellyWood.com #dolls

The photo above shows my lovely Curvy Barbie® going for a stroll in the gardens around Montmartre in Paris, France. Yes, I really took my dolls with me to Paris, and if you’d like to watch their travelogue video, it can be found on my YouTube channel, ChellyWood1. But that’s just a side note. The real reason you’re visiting my website is to download my free … Continue reading #CurvyBarbie™ #SewingPattern is free @ ChellyWood.com #dolls

Image of Mattel's "Tall Barbie" standing in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, wearing a pair of white handmade pants with red seams. Barbie has one hand on her hip and the other at her side. She smiles brightly. She's also wearing a princess-seams shirt decorated with peace signs. Tall Barbie's features look Asian, and her skin tone is pale. The image includes a watermark that says, "ChellyWood.com" for free printable sewing patterns and tutorials.

YAY! I’ve designed my first pattern for #TallBarbie! Find it @ ChellyWood.com #theDollEvolves #dollstagram

  Yes, this week I’ll be posting my pattern and tutorial for making these adorable white jeans with red seams. They’re designed to fit Mattel’s new “Tall Barbie™” and any other similarly-sized dolls with 15 cm inseams. Tomorrow I will post the pattern, so you can make these jeans too. Then, on Wednesday, I’ll post the tutorial video showing you how to sew them. Thursday I’m … Continue reading YAY! I’ve designed my first pattern for #TallBarbie! Find it @ ChellyWood.com #theDollEvolves #dollstagram

Image of "Teresa" doll from Mattel wearing hand-made zip-front jacket with handmade boot-cut trousers/pants. The doll appears to be waving at the camera.

#Sew a Pair of Pants to Fit #BarbieDolls and Other #FashionDolls

Here’s an image of my Teresa doll (one of the Barbie line), wearing my latest design: boot cut pants for Barbie-sized dolls. Stick around this week to watch my video tutorial, showing you how to make these easy-peasy boot-cut, elastic-waist pants. Yesterday was the last day for our free salon set drawing, and I’ll announce that winner just as soon as I get in touch … Continue reading #Sew a Pair of Pants to Fit #BarbieDolls and Other #FashionDolls

Interview With “AllySews” @ ChellyWood.com #kids #Dollstagram #kidcraft

I belong to a number of sewing and doll-fan groups on Facebook, and for a while now, I’ve been admiring the crafty work of a young lady who goes by Ally or Alexandra. I came to discover that she runs an Etsy store where she sells her doll clothes.   Since people occasionally approach me, wanting to buy my handmade doll clothes (which I don’t … Continue reading Interview With “AllySews” @ ChellyWood.com #kids #Dollstagram #kidcraft

Image of "Teresa" style Barbie doll dressed in handmade blue gown with gold designs. It's in a halter-style with a ribbon that attaches the bodice around the neck. At the bottom of the image it says, "chellywood.com free tutorials, doll clothes patterns, and more."

Make a Summer Halter Dress for #Barbies, #MomokoDoll, and Other #FashionDolls

Here’s the dress I’ll be making on my blog this week: I designed this dress for my cousin’s granddaughter, Noelle. It’s one of the easiest sewing patterns a person can make for fashion dolls like Barbie, Pullip, Momoko, etc., and this week I’ll offer my free pattern, plus my tutorial showing you exactly how to make one for yourself. All of my patterns are free … Continue reading Make a Summer Halter Dress for #Barbies, #MomokoDoll, and Other #FashionDolls

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FREE Printable Barbie Doll Clothes Patterns

My new format is to use the GALLERY page to access the patterns you want. It’s much easier than using this page. Here’s a link to the gallery, and it offers instructions to make it easier for you to download and print my patterns. You can also find the gallery page link in the top menu.   Furniture: Elegant DIY Barbie Doll Chair Image Renaissance Doll … Continue reading FREE Printable Barbie Doll Clothes Patterns