Today’s the last day to sign up for my sweepstakes drawing! To sign up to win, just go to this page and follow the directions. It’s as simple as that! I’ll announce the winner shortly after he/she has been contacted. Continue reading Last Day to Sign up for FREE #Toy #HairSalon Set for Barbies and Other #FashionDolls!
Here’s my latest tutorial, showing you how to make the summer halter dress that I showed you in Monday’s post. Download the pattern on this page, where you can find a zillion other patterns designed by me, Chelly Wood. Each one has a matching tutorial. Fun, huh? And if you’re wondering why I offer so many great patterns and tutorials for free, please visit this … Continue reading FREE #Sewing Tutorial Shows You How to Make an #EasySew Halter Dress for #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com
This is a relatively easy tutorial to follow, and as you can see in the video, it uses this free printable pattern for an eyelet skirt. As long as you measure the waistband to your doll, it should fit Poppy Parker, Barbies, Fashion Royalty, Blythe, Pullip, Momoko, and other similar-sized fashion dolls. Please show your appreciation by liking, pinning, tweeting, and/or somehow sharing this video … Continue reading Sewing Tutorial: How to Make an Eyelet Skirt for #PoppyParker, #Barbies, #FashionRoyalty or Other Fashion Dolls
I took this photo today. It shows who’s who in my up-coming stop-motion production of Romeo and Juliet: I’d like to re-post each doll’s costume, with links to the patterns in the posts. I’ll start with the doll in the back row, far left tomorrow; then I’ll move to the extra in the diamond top; then I’ll post Rosaline’s dress, etc… Watch for those postings … Continue reading Who’s Who in #Shakespeare’s #RomeoandJuliet: Cast of #Dolling Characters
This week, on ChellyWood.com, I’m going to show you how to make various kinds of pants for Ken or Barbie. I’ll start with my most popular video, the basic pants with a snap for Ken dolls. Then, throughout this week, I’ll show other styles, including elastic-waist pants, bi-colored pants, and the pants I’ve made for Romeo in my upcoming Barbie/Ken/Momoko version of Shakespeare’s famous tale … Continue reading #Sew Some #Crafty Pants for Ken or #BarbieDolls
Earlier this week, I showed you how to make Romeo’s doublet for Ken dolls, and I included a free, printable pattern and YouTube video tutorial showing exactly how to make it. Today I’m sharing my pattern for Romeo’s bi-colored pants. They fit Ken, some BJDs, and other Fashion dolls in the 1/6 scale. You’re free to download and print all of my patterns, but please … Continue reading Sew Romeo Pants for #BarbieDolls, #BJDs or Other Fashion #Toys
The picture below shows my Ken doll dressed as Count Paris for my up-coming YouTube production of Romeo and Juliet. This week I’ll show you how to make his puff-sleeve shirt, his bi-colored trousers, and his vest. I also have YouTube videos that demonstrate how to make his boots, his muffin cap, and a cape for Ken, as well as a DIY tutorial for making swords … Continue reading #Sew a Puff-Sleeve Shirt for #Ken or #BarbieDoll
This week I’ll be sewing this Renaissance “prince” costume for my Ken doll. (He’ll actually be playing Mercutio in my upcoming YouTube video for Romeo and Juliet.) The pattern and tutorial I’ll be posting this week will show you how to make the bi-colored trousers, a doublet with sleeves, and the boots you see pictured below. Monday: I’m posting the picture of the final product Tuesday: I’ll post … Continue reading #Sew a #Renaissance #Prince Costume for Ken Dolls
Here’s my video tutorial about how to make a Harlequin mask for Barbie or Momoko dolls, for Halloween or Mardi Gras: And here’s your free printable PDF pattern for the mask. Remember, if you enjoy my patterns and tutorials, please show your appreciation for them by sharing knowledge of this website with friends, family, and your own followers on social media. Thank you! Continue reading Video Tutorial for Making a Harlequin Mask for Barbie or Momoko Dolls for Halloween
This week I’ll be showing you how to make your own Harlequin or Mardi Gras mask for Barbie or Momoko dolls, using the following materials: Sheet of Foam Colored Toothpick Paint Glitter Glue Feathers Hole Punch This is a great project to do with little girls, in anticipation of Halloween. It takes very little time and effort, and as you can see, the supplies needed … Continue reading #Harlequin #Mask for Barbie Dolls for #Halloween
If you enjoy my tutorial videos and would like me to produce more, please show your appreciation by hitting the FB “Like” button, pinning the video to your Pinterest page, and/or tweeting about it. Want to see more video tutorials like this one? Please visit my YouTube channel. All of my patterns are free to print on this page, and if you’re wondering why I … Continue reading #BarbieDoll Dress #Sewing Tutorial for Old-Fashioned Pinafore — With Printable Doll Dress #Pattern
Oh my gosh! I had so much fun taking pictures of Ken in his Friar Lawrence costume! I ended up deleting a bunch of them because it’s ridiculous to keep fifty pics of the same doll! This Friar Lawrence is truly photogenic! Tomorrow I’m going to post the pattern and tutorial for making Friar Lawrence’s clever sandals. They sort of look like Jesus’ sandals, don’t … Continue reading Here’s the #FriarLawrence Theatrical #Costume that I Made for My #Texas A&M Ken Doll!