Please visit ChellyWood.com for free printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. The image shows modern Barbie dolls and MTM (made-to-move) Barbies modeling a variety of handmade doll clothes including a sun dress with a maxi skirt, a hairdresser's apron, a hairdresser's smock, a Valentine's day pencil skirt with heart-patterned outer gathered skirt, a winter coat and pants set, a raglan sleeve Tee shirt, a prom dress or quinceanera dress, a ball gown, a sleeveless summer shirt, capri pants, a skirt with ruffle, and shorts. These free patterns and many more can be found at ChellyWood.com all all of these patterns for Barbie dolls are free and downloadable. Some are offered as PDF downloads as well.

Free Sewing Patterns for Modern Barbies and Made-to-Move Barbie Dolls

ATTENTION BLOG FOLLOWERS: Today’s blog post is part of the new 2019 website renovations. I’m working behind the scenes to make it easier to find the patterns you want. 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 … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for Modern Barbies and Made-to-Move Barbie Dolls

The image shows a doll's foot posed to show that she's wearing handmade felt slippers -- house slippers made of felt-- and the overlay says "doll slippers" and offers the website URL ChellyWood.com where you can find the free pattern and tutorial for making a pair of fashion doll's slippers to fit Barbie, Skipper, vintage Francie dolls, Liv dolls, and many other dolls in the 10 inch to 11.5-inch doll size range.

#SewingBlogger Friday: Sew #Felt Slippers for Fashion #Dolls

In case you missed them, here are this week’s patterns once again: Free printable sewing pattern for fashion doll pajamas and slippers (MS Word Download) Free printable sewing pattern for fashion doll pajamas and slippers (PDF Download) These are the free, printable sewing patterns for pajamas–a top, plus shorts– and a pair of slippers, like the ones you see in the video above. Not only … Continue reading #SewingBlogger Friday: Sew #Felt Slippers for Fashion #Dolls

This video header shows three Liv dolls, a vintage Francie, and a Tall Barbie wearing shoes called "Little Extras" which were designed to fit Posable Barbies from the late 1990's and early 2000's. The video offers a shoe swap hack showing doll clothes designer Chelly Wood trying the "Little Extras" shoes on twelve different dolls from different doll makers. This shoe hack /shoe swap is supposed to help people decide whether or not to buy "Little Extras" shoes for their dolls. It also shows how this package of shoes can really benefit your collection.

#FridayFollow: Here’s a #FollowUp on DodisShopOfStuff Barbie #dolls’ supplies…

When I posted my first #FridayFollow on January 11, I told you I was following Dodi’s Shop of Stuff on eBay because they had such a great selection of cool Barbie collectibles and miniatures. But at that time, I had not yet purchased anything from Dodi’s Shop of Stuff. Well today I’m sharing my unboxing of a set of “Little Extras” shoes for Posable Barbies. … Continue reading #FridayFollow: Here’s a #FollowUp on DodisShopOfStuff Barbie #dolls’ supplies…

the image shows Made to Move Barbie from Mattel wearing a hand-made pajama top with lace and ribbons. The overlay says, "Easy Barbie PJs" and offers the URL ChellyWood.com where you can find the free, printable pdf format pattern and ms word pattern for sewing this pajama.

#SewingBlogger Thursday: Free Barbie #doll pajama #patterns and tutorials @ ChellyWood.com

In this week’s YouTube video, I show you how to make the PJ’s (pajamas) that I gave you a pattern for in yesterday’s post. In case you missed that post, here are those patterns again: Free printable sewing pattern for 11.5-inch fashion doll pajamas MS Word Download Free printable sewing pattern for 11.5-inch fashion doll pajamas PDF Download Now the pattern for the shorts that … Continue reading #SewingBlogger Thursday: Free Barbie #doll pajama #patterns and tutorials @ ChellyWood.com

The image shows a free pattern for a pajama top and shorts (AKA a babydoll pajama set) to fit Mattel's Barbie and similar-sized dolls. The images on the pattern show a Barbie doll, a Skipper doll, and a vintage Francie doll all wearing this pajama. It includes a pair of "booty shorts" with an elastic waist and an easy-to-sew gathered pajama top which uses ribbon and bias tape to create a cute little pajama top and shorts to fit fashion dolls in the 10-inch to 11.5-inch size range. This pattern comes with brief instructions to use a scant 1/4 inch seam, and there are video tutorials showing you how to sew the pajamas together. The website where you can download this free printable pajama pattern as either a PDF download or a MS Word download is ChellyWood.com

#PDFpattern Wednesday: #Barbie pajamas FREE #pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Are you ready for a new pattern? This week I’m posting a pajama pattern that will fit Barbie, Queens of Africa, Skipper, vintage Francie, Spin Master Liv Dolls, the fashion-doll-sized Disney Princess dolls, and a lot of other dolls in the 10-inch to 11.5-inch fashion doll size range. Here’s the pattern in both a MS Word format and a PDF download: Free printable sewing pattern … Continue reading #PDFpattern Wednesday: #Barbie pajamas FREE #pattern @ ChellyWood.com

The image shows an African American or African doll wearing her underpants and bra. All around her are images of outfits someone has made for her. She stands next to a tape measure.

#TapeMeasureTuesday: How to measure a doll for #sewing measurements

  Today’s #TapeMeasureTuesday tutorial video shows you how to measure your doll for sewing purposes, but just in case you didn’t get enough out of the video, here’s a breakdown for you: For the neck circumference, measure around the widest part of the doll’s neck. That’s usually at the base of the neck. For the neck-to-shoulder-seam, measure from the base of the neck (at the side of … Continue reading #TapeMeasureTuesday: How to measure a doll for #sewing measurements

The image shows a 28-inch Mattel Best Fashion Friend Barbie doll wearing a hand-made pleated skirt, sewn with argyle fabric. It has knife pleats. The overlay says "Pleated skirt" and offers the URL ChellyWood.com as a place to find the free printable sewing patterns for this 28 inch Barbie's skirt.

#SewingBlogger Thursday: pleated skirt for 28-in #Barbie

This is the tutorial video to accompany yesterday’s free printable sewing patterns. A word to the wise: knife pleats are somewhat challenging because they require precise measurements, so if you’re a beginner, you might want to make this skirt instead. It’s a little easier. Today’s post will be brief; I’m behind on sewing projects for next week, so you’ll have to excuse my brevity. Continue reading #SewingBlogger Thursday: pleated skirt for 28-in #Barbie