In this photograph, a Lemon Meringue doll (from the Playmates Strawberry Shortcake collection of friends) stands beside a tiny yellow ladder. Her liquid-like gold hair shimmers, cascading down her shoulders and ending in curls near her fingertips. She wears a handmade dress made of felt for the bodice, gingham for the skirt, and a lace petticoat. The watermark says that ChellyWood.com offers free patterns and tutorials.

Free Sewing Patterns for 7″ Strawberry Shortcake 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 7″ Strawberry Shortcake Dolls

Image shows 6" Breyer Rider doll wearing an handmade A-line dress and standing in a 1:6 scale diorama that shows the bust of a musician, a classical painting, and is decorated with a wicker table and chair. On the table is a 1:6 scale porcelain tea set for little dolls. The 6" Breyer Rider doll wears a dress that has been sewn by hand. Overlay offers the sewing tutorials and free doll clothes patterns website: ChellyWood.com and states that this website has free doll clothes patterns and tutorials for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

Free Sewing Patterns for 6″ Breyer Rider Figures (6-inch 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 6″ Breyer Rider Figures (6-inch Dolls)

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows the 7" Breyer doll riding Don't Look Twice from the Roxy Mold. The background shows trees in sunlight with a grassy foreground. Overlay says, "ChellyWood.com: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials for dolls of many shapes and sizes."

Doll #Photography Tip #1 from ChellyWood.com: Use Articulated #Dolls

For my doll photography tips and tricks series, I’m going to start out with what I think is the most helpful tip of all in doll photography: use an articulated doll. “Articulation” is a word doll enthusiasts use to mean flexibility. Does the doll bend at the wrist? Does she bend at the waist? Can she sit on a horse and hold the reins properly? … Continue reading Doll #Photography Tip #1 from ChellyWood.com: Use Articulated #Dolls

Image shows an Ever After High doll wearing a handmade doll dress with frilly sleeves and a wispy skirt that seems to be blowing in the wind. She is posed before a miniature quilt with pinwheels patterns sewn on a black background. The overlay says, "FREE pattern and tutorials: make a dress for tiny-body dolls." and this image comes from ChellyWood.com which offers free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

FREE pattern and tutorial for MH or EAH #dolls’ #springtime dress @ ChellyWood.com

Here’s the tutorial for the pattern I posted yesterday. This dress truly is lovely! I’m very pleased with the way it turned out. Just in case you missed it yesterday, here’s a link to the pattern for making this dress. If you’re wondering why I make patterns and videos without charging a fee, please visit the “Chelly’s Books” page, and that should explain my general motivations. … Continue reading FREE pattern and tutorial for MH or EAH #dolls’ #springtime dress @ ChellyWood.com

#MonsterHigh and #EverAfterHigh #dolls clothes FREE Shirt Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Confused? Don’t be. Yes, we’ve seen the pioneer dress pattern before, but I used the bodice portion of the pioneer dress pattern above to create these cute little crop tops, which are shown below: And here’s Lagoona Blue wearing a shirt made from the same free printable doll clothes pattern: Since it fits the Monster High® dolls, it seems like it’s a no-brainer to say that it … Continue reading #MonsterHigh and #EverAfterHigh #dolls clothes FREE Shirt Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

#FriYAY free pattern for Breyer dolls w/#saddle+#tack tutorials @ ChellyWood.com

In addition to Breyer Rider dolls (shown above) the pattern for the jeans and plaid shirt will also fit Spin Master La Dee Da dolls. And now, on with the show… If you’d like free patterns and/or tutorials to help you make the outfit and the tack shown above, follow the links below to whatever you need: Free printable sewing pattern for making 8″ doll western … Continue reading #FriYAY free pattern for Breyer dolls w/#saddle+#tack tutorials @ ChellyWood.com

Image shows Breyer traditional horse Snowman with Breyer doll rider. The doll wears handmade jeans and a blue plaid shirt in a western design. The overlay says "DIY Doll Shirt Tutorial" and beneath that a URL is offered: ChellyWood.com

DIY #Dolls’ shirt #tutorial with free #sewing pattern @ ChellyWood.com

As my followers know, I posted the free sewing pattern for this shirt yesterday. Today I’m posting my DIY tutorial showing you how to sew a shirt for tiny 8″ dolls like the Breyer® rider dolls. Incidentally, this shirt pattern also fits the vintage World of Love dolls from Hasbro® and the vintage 8″ Wizard of Oz dolls from MEGO™. In my video, it mentions a free … Continue reading DIY #Dolls’ shirt #tutorial with free #sewing pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Preview #Breyer #dolls’ free #western sewing pattern for this week @ ChellyWood.com

Last week I showed you how to make a beautiful pioneer costume for your 8″ dolls. This week I’m going to show you how to make a modern western outfit, including elastic-waist jeans (easy for little hands to take off and put back on) and a collared long-sleeved shirt. These free patterns and tutorials will help you make a full outfit for an 8-inch doll. … Continue reading Preview #Breyer #dolls’ free #western sewing pattern for this week @ ChellyWood.com

Image shows four model horses (Breyer Traditional horses) wearing hand-made horse blankets in various fabric patterns. They are posed in a snow scene with a country background and blue sky. Overlay says, "Emily Teapot's 4 Blanket Giveaway".

#Breyer #ModelHorse Handmade #Horse Blanket Giveaway @ ChellyWood.com

My regular followers know that I design doll clothes and sometimes give away my handmade creations here on ChellyWood.com, but did you know that I passed my talent for miniatures on to my daughter, Emily? Although she’s only 16 years old, Emily Teapot designs and makes her own blankets, saddles, halters, and more to fit Breyer® model horses. To raise money for college, Emily has been … Continue reading #Breyer #ModelHorse Handmade #Horse Blanket Giveaway @ ChellyWood.com

Image shows a Breyer™ Doll wearing a pink "pioneer-style" bonnet and long Victorian dress with lace sleeves and a lacy petticoat. She walks through a snowy forest scene. At the base of the photo, a watermark states, "ChellyWood.com: FREE printable doll clothes patterns and tutorials."

Sew a #Pioneer bonnet for #miniature #dolls w/a free pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Last week I gave you the pattern and tutorials for making the dress and drawstring purse that go with this ensemble, but wait! There’s more! This week I’m going to share the bonnet and cape patterns and tutorials. Granted, I already gave you the pattern for the bonnet last week, but I’ll re-post it for easy access this week, since you’ll need it to make … Continue reading Sew a #Pioneer bonnet for #miniature #dolls w/a free pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Image is a printable sewing pattern for a "pioneer" style of dress with a petticoat, drawstring purse, and bonnet. The finished dress is shown on a Monster High doll and two eight-inch dolls (Breyer doll and World of Love dolls). The image is watermarked "ChellyWood.com: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials for doll clothes that fit dolls of many shapes and sizes").

Free sewing patterns for #MonsterHigh, #EverAfterHigh, and many more #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

As As I said yesterday, I don’t approve of the body image projected onto little girls by the Monster High® and Ever After High® dolls, but since I’ve gotten requests for doll clothes to fit these strangely-proportioned dolls (and since I decided to cast a Monster High® doll as the apothecary in my stop-motion version of Romeo and Juliet), I’m going to confess something: Breyer® doll … Continue reading Free sewing patterns for #MonsterHigh, #EverAfterHigh, and many more #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

Free sewing patterns for Breyer, #MonsterHigh, #EverAfterHigh and more #dolls!

Isn’t that a lovely picture? This week I’ll be posting a pattern that was designed, more or less, for 8″ dolls like the Breyer® and World of Love dolls, but which I soon discovered will also fit my Project MC2® doll, regular-sized Monster High® dolls (not the big ones obviously), and Ever After High® dolls, along with a few others. Check out the photos below, and you’ll see … Continue reading Free sewing patterns for Breyer, #MonsterHigh, #EverAfterHigh and more #dolls!