The image shows an 18 inch doll wearing a handmade sleeveless cotton shirt. The fabric is a white cotton with multicolored confetti patterned across it. The neckline is simple and the top itself looks summery without being indiscreet. The text says "Free Shirt Pattern" and offers the URL of the website where you can download the free PDF sewing patterns for making this DIY 18 inch doll shirt for summer wardrobes: ChellyWood.com

Free 18″ doll shirt DIY tutorial and free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewingBlogger Thursday #Handmade #Toys

  In today’s DIY doll clothes sewing video, you’ll see my Madame Alexander doll modeling the clothes I made with my free printable PDF sewing patterns (scroll down for these patterns). However these doll clothes will fit other 18 inch (45-46 cm) dolls too. If you want to know whether or not this confetti outfit will fit your doll, just leave a comment. I’ll do my … Continue reading Free 18″ doll shirt DIY tutorial and free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewingBlogger Thursday #Handmade #Toys

The image shows the free doll clothes pattern for making a sleeveless shirt using cotton or felt. On the pattern it includes the creative commons attribution mark, and if you go to ChellyWood.com, you can download this pattern and many others for free as a PDF download pattern.

Free 18″ doll shirt pattern @ ChellyWood.com #PDFpattern Wednesday #Dollstyle #DollsClothes

The image above shows the JPG version of the free printable PDF sewing pattern that you will find in the bulleted area below. This pattern is designed to fit 18″ dolls (those are 45 to 46 cm dolls) with schoolgirl-age body types, like my Madame Alexander doll. If you’d like to see the finished shirt, I’ve included a link to the outfit preview below. You … Continue reading Free 18″ doll shirt pattern @ ChellyWood.com #PDFpattern Wednesday #Dollstyle #DollsClothes

This image is a screenshot of the YouTube channel header for The Crafty Gemini, which can be found at: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheCraftyGemini/about

#FridayFollow: #Teaching #kids to #sew with @CraftyGemini

Here on ChellyWood.com, I often get questions about teaching kids to sew. I do have a playlist on my YouTube channel dedicated to this topic, but I mostly sew by hand and my videos are primarily about sewing doll clothes. So what if you want to teach your child to use a sewing machine? What if you want to teach him/her to sew something other … Continue reading #FridayFollow: #Teaching #kids to #sew with @CraftyGemini

Image shows a pattern for making doll sandals. The tutorial that this video header accompanies will show you how to make sandals for dolls in the size ranges which include 14 inch dolls, 15 inch dolls, 16 inch dolls, 17 inch dolls, and 18 inch dolls. The pattern includes a foam sole pattern and a pattern for the ribbon, bias tape, or elastic strap that goes across the top of the doll's foot. The image has a watermark for the website ChellyWood.com where you can view the tutorial video and download the free printable patterns for making these doll sandals.

We’re making sandals for #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com! #crafty #AmericanGirl

As promised, here are the free, printable patterns for making the sandals you see in my DIY tutorial video above: 18 inch (46 cm) doll sandal pattern (FREE) 14 inch to 16 inch (35 cm to 41 cm) doll sandal pattern (also FREE to download and print) This is the last printable accessory pattern to create the 18″ doll clothes ensemble we’ve been working on … Continue reading We’re making sandals for #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com! #crafty #AmericanGirl

Image shows a little doll seated at her sewing machine. Behind her is a doll-sized ironing board. Her tiny, pale blue coffee cup sits at the ready near her sewing machine. The overlay says, "ChellyWood.com free printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes."

#Crafty #DIY Tips for #Crafters and People Who #Sew @ ChellyWood.com

My regular followers know that beneath each of my YouTube videos, there are links to a number of videos like this “How to Whipstitch” tutorial. These “basic stitchery” tutorials are designed to help you understand terms and concepts within each tutorial, like: How to print my FREE patterns How to sew snaps on fabric How to sew by hand How to tie a knot when sewing … Continue reading #Crafty #DIY Tips for #Crafters and People Who #Sew @ ChellyWood.com

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows Endless hair princess Barbie standing next to Mattel's Tall Barbie and Spin Master's Liv dolls for a comparative study of the heights of these different dolls. The dolls are all wearing hand-made doll clothes, and the watermark says, "ChellyWood.com: free printable sewing patterns and more." The website does, in fact, offer free sewing patterns to fit all of these dolls, and it has free tutorial videos as well, showing how to make these doll clothes using the patterns which you can download and print for free.

How tall are Mattel’s Endless #Hair Kingdom #Princess #Dolls? Find measurements @ ChellyWood.com

Last Christmas I got an Endless Hair Kingdom Princess Barbie doll from my family, and I’ve discovered that she can swap clothes with some dolls that I already have. So today I’m posting a quick study of the doll’s height as compared to other dolls. Then later this week, I’ll post free patterns and tutorial videos that you can access here on ChellyWood.com, to help … Continue reading How tall are Mattel’s Endless #Hair Kingdom #Princess #Dolls? Find measurements @ ChellyWood.com

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable doll clothes patterns to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows Made to Move Barbie seated in a white wicker chair with a brick background and wooden floor. She wars a handmade scarf of blue with white polka dots. Her dress, which is hand-sewn to look like an American flag, has more blue-and-white polka dot fabric in the right corner of the dress. The rest of the dress's fabric is made of red and white stripes. An image at the bottom of the picture says, "Chelly Wood dot com: free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes." This website has a gallery page, where you can find over 100 free printable sewing patterns for dolls including Barbie doll clothes patterns free, Made-to-Move Barbie doll clothes patterns free, curvy barbies doll clothes patterns free, Mattels Skipper doll clothes patterns free, disney princess doll clothes patterns free, spin master liv doll clothes patterns free, american girl doll clothes patterns free, madame alexander doll clothes patterns free, wellie wisher doll clothes patterns free, 18” or 17” endless hair princess tall barbie doll clothes patterns free, petite barbie dolls clothes patterns free, dora the explorer doll clothes patterns free, monster high doll clothes patterns free, 18-inch monster high doll clothes patterns free, ever after high doll clothes patterns free, breyer rider doll clothes patterns free, bratz doll clothes patterns free, lammily doll clothes patterns free, kelly doll clothes patterns free, stacie doll clothes patterns free, polly pocket doll clothes patterns free, tonner doll clothes patterns free, project mc2 doll clothes patterns free, twilight doll clothes patterns free, divergent doll clothes patterns free, ken doll clothes patterns free, fashionista ken doll clothes patterns free, chelsea doll clothes patterns free, momoko doll clothes patterns free, 12 inch baby doll clothes patterns free, FibreCraft doll clothes patterns free, Tammy doll clothes patterns free, 17-inch freak du chic doll clothes patterns free, velvet doll clothes patterns free, crissy doll clothes patterns free, What’s her face doll clothes patterns free, G.I. Joe doll clothes patterns free, World of Love doll clothes patterns free, spin master la dee da doll clothes patterns free, hearts for hearts girls doll clothes patterns free, etc...

#July4th is #UnitedStates #IndependenceDay–let’s celebrate with #dolls’ clothes DIY projects!

With the US Independence Day celebrations only one week away, I thought it would be a good idea to re-post my US flag colorblock dress project. If you scroll down, you’ll find links to the free sewing pattern above, plus the scarf pattern and tutorial videos showing you how to make both the dress and the scarf. All are free with a “creative commons attribution” … Continue reading #July4th is #UnitedStates #IndependenceDay–let’s celebrate with #dolls’ clothes DIY projects!

FREE Printable Sewing Patterns for Curvy #mtmBarbie #Dolls Clothes @ ChellyWood.com #youCANbeAnything

If you’d like to make this outfit to fit Mattel’s Curvy Barbie and/or Made-to-Move Curvy Barbies, using my free, printable sewing patterns and tutorials, here’s everything you’ll need to make what you see in the images above and below: Free printable sewing pattern for the whole outfit Tutorial to help you sew the pants Tutorial to help you sew the summer top In the image … Continue reading FREE Printable Sewing Patterns for Curvy #mtmBarbie #Dolls Clothes @ ChellyWood.com #youCANbeAnything

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image heading says, "Baby Doll Pocket Dress and Shorts With Rickrack Trim FREE Sewing Pattern for 12 inch (30.5 cm) Baby Dolls" and the image shows a chubby baby doll wearing a handmade summer halter-style dress with rickrack trim and a decorative pocket. The baby looks to the photographer's left. The halter-style dress she wears has a ribbon tie at the back of the neck. She sits in front of a rainbow unicorn wallpaper and she appears to be seated on a concrete or granite surface. She wears roomy shorts under her halter-style summer dress. The baby doll is posed with one foot partly raised and her toes curled. The overlay says "ChellyWood.com: free doll clothes patterns and tutorials."

FREE #DollClothes #Patterns for 12″ Baby #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

It may seem like this is a re-post, but it’s actually not. I have yet to post a single page with links to the patterns and tutorials needed to make the outfit shown on my 12-inch baby doll above. (This “whole outfit” post will become a link page from the Gallery Page.) If you navigated here from my Gallery Page, these are the patterns and … Continue reading FREE #DollClothes #Patterns for 12″ Baby #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

Please visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows a free printable sewing pattern for what would be a halter-style summer sundress or halter top for dolls ranging from 14" (fourteen inches) or 35.5 cm to 15" (fifteen inches) or 38 cm to 16" (sixteen inches) 40.5 cm tall dolls. This pattern will fit most dolls in that size range because of the versatile closure with Velcro in the back. The size can be adjusted to fit many different sized dolls. This is a free printable sewing pattern for doll clothes designed by Chelly Wood of ChellyWood.com. Pattern contains a "creative commons attribution" mark, which means that if you use this pattern, you should help to promote the website where this pattern came from.

FREE #sewing pattern for 14″ (35 cm) #dolls @ ChellyWood.com #crafts

This is the first of two free printable sewing patterns. Click here for easy copy/paste and download. This pattern is only slightly different from the one I posted last week, in that it offers images of the Wellie Wishers (approx. 15 inches or 38 cm tall) and Velvet dolls (approx. 16 inches or 40.5 cm tall) wearing the outfit. These patterns will also fit the … Continue reading FREE #sewing pattern for 14″ (35 cm) #dolls @ ChellyWood.com #crafts

Image shows a Wellie Wisher doll from the American Girl doll collection wearing a handmade halter-style summer shirt, dress, or swimsuit cover-up garment with rickrack and a pocket. The doll stands in front of a painting of a beach scene with a vacation house on a cliff overlooking the ocean. The doll's rubber boots keep her feet dry as she stands on a sandy surface. Overlay reads: "ChellyWood.com: FREE printable sewing patterns and tutorials for dolls of many shapes and sizes." Please visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for doll clothes to fit this and other sized dolls.

Free #DIY #sewing patterns for #WellieWishers and H4H #dolls

Yes, this is nearly identical to last week’s project. It uses the same patterns, but this week’s halter top also has a pocket and uses rickrack trim. For those of us who are experienced sewists, rickrack and pockets are a piece of cake, but for the beginners in the world of sewing, it’s probably a good idea to slow down and show them the ins … Continue reading Free #DIY #sewing patterns for #WellieWishers and H4H #dolls

Image shows a Wellie Wisher doll wearing a hand-made halter top with ric rac trim. The overlay says "Halter top for 14" dolls to 16" dolls" and offers the website URL ChellyWood.com. This particular tutorial video also mentions that the halter top will also fit the hearts4hearts HforH H4H dolls hearts for hearts dolls as well.

FREE #Doll Clothes #Patterns for 14″ and 16″ #dolls @ ChellyWood.com

Here’s the tutorial video showing you how to sew the halter top that I showed you in Monday’s post. Yes, this is the same as the baby doll dress, but on bigger dolls, it looks more like a halter top. This halter style top will fit Ideal’s Velvet (from the Crissy family of dolls), but on Friday morning I also tried it on my new … Continue reading FREE #Doll Clothes #Patterns for 14″ and 16″ #dolls @ ChellyWood.com