The image shows a Ken doll dressed as Romeo and a Momoko doll dressed as Juliet. The image has been altered using Paint2 style in Comic Life, to give it a soft, painted look to the photograph.

Which Romeo and Juliet do you like best? Please VOTE! #GraphicNovel #LiteraryClassics

As some of my regular followers already know, I’ve created three acts of Romeo and Juliet in stop motion, but the fourth and fifth acts have not yet been completed. (My shortened version didn’t do well on YouTube, so I removed it.) And many of you know that I’m both a school librarian and a writer. As such, I’m aware that schoolteachers all over the … Continue reading Which Romeo and Juliet do you like best? Please VOTE! #GraphicNovel #LiteraryClassics

The image shows a Made-to-Move Barbie wearing a pair of elastic-waist "booty" shorts and holding a clutch purse. In the corner of the image, a logo tells you where to go to find the free printable sewing patterns and tutorial videos for making this outfit: ChellyWood.com

Sew shorts or a retro bikini for Barbie-sized dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #BarbieStyle #SummerFashion

As some of you know, I’m a school librarian in my “day job,” and of course, school has begun here in Idaho, where I reside. So I’m sorry to drop the ball like this, but I need a little time to get my ducks in a row for school. So today’s post is a re-blog of an older blog post. It’s still relevant though, as … Continue reading Sew shorts or a retro bikini for Barbie-sized dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #BarbieStyle #SummerFashion

The image shows a 1960's Tammy Doll made by Ideal Toy Corp. wearing handmade elastic-waist shorts and a sleeveless pajama top. The pattern for these pajamas can be found at ChellyWood.com as a free printable PDF sewing pattern with complete tutorial video instructions for sewing the outfit as a whole.

Sew flannel pajamas for your vintage Tammy doll w/ #FreePatterns @ ChellyWood.com #VintageToys

The image above shows a doll which was made and distributed in the 1960’s. Here in the US, this doll mold was called Tammy, but a very similar body mold was made and distributed in the UK as the Sindy doll. Today I’m giving you free patterns and tutorials for making a pair of flannel pajama shorts (or pajama pants) and a bias-tape-trimmed pajama shirt to … Continue reading Sew flannel pajamas for your vintage Tammy doll w/ #FreePatterns @ ChellyWood.com #VintageToys

The image shows the Chelly Wood doll holding up Mattel Sew-Easy pattern #2896, which offers a series of patterns for vintage Barbies including a shirt-like dress, a circle skirt with waistband, a T-shirt like top, a Jackie-Kennedy style of dress, a pair of pajamas with top and bottom, a pair of capri pants with boat neck shirt, and a pretty sleeveless dress with ruffle. These patterns are not for sale on ChellyWood.com, but you can find similar patterns that can be downloaded for free on ChellyWood.com (a website best known for its free printable sewing patterns for making doll clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and all different sizes).

What pattern would be best for a Barbie Poodle Skirt? — fan mail answers @ ChellyWood.com #Sewing #DollClothes

People use my Contact Form to ask me all kinds of questions about sewing doll clothes. One question I’ve seen a few times in the past couple of years is… What pattern would you recommend for sewing a Barbie-sized poodle skirt? A classic poodle skirt is usually made using a circular pattern with a waistband. Traditionally, the skirt will be embellished with a felt image … Continue reading What pattern would be best for a Barbie Poodle Skirt? — fan mail answers @ ChellyWood.com #Sewing #DollClothes

The image shows a Kuu Kuu Harajuku G doll modeling two different outfits: an easy-to-sew felt dress and a casual wear separates outfit consisting of a shirt plus skirt. This is the header for a gallery of all the free printable PDF sewing patterns that are available (free to print) from doll clothing designer Chelly Wood in this doll size range. Please go to ChellyWood.com for more free printable sewing patterns for making doll clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and sizes, including but not limited to the 9 3/4 inch (24 cm) Kuu Kuu Harajuku dolls. From the main page, you can find these dolls under 10 inch dolls.

Free Sewing Patterns for Making Doll Clothes to Fit 9-inch (24 cm) Kuu Kuu Harajuku Dolls (Gallery)

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 of the photo. Beneath the larger image is a link to a blog post for all the free doll clothes patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make that outfit. … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for Making Doll Clothes to Fit 9-inch (24 cm) Kuu Kuu Harajuku Dolls (Gallery)

The image shows the Chelly Wood doll holding up a McCall's Crafts sewing pattern which displays the finished projects of a Barbie sized wedding dress, various pants and shirts, a cape, and evening gowns. The article that goes with this image offers advice for buying sewing patterns for making doll clothes, using the eBay auction platform. Please visit ChellyWood.com for additional sewing ideas plus free printable sewing patterns and tutorial videos for making doll clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and all different sizes.

Tips for Buying Used Doll Clothes Patterns on eBay @ ChellyWood.com #AmSewing #DollClothes

  Have you ever purchased doll clothes sewing patterns on eBay? I have. In fact, the pattern pictured above was one I purchased about a year ago. Yes, the pattern you see in the image above is outdated, but there are some timeless patterns in this set, as well as out-of-style fashions. The wedding dress pattern can be used for a Disney princess character dress, … Continue reading Tips for Buying Used Doll Clothes Patterns on eBay @ ChellyWood.com #AmSewing #DollClothes

In this photo, we see a BlueBerry Muffin doll from the vintage Strawberry Shortcake collection of dolls modeling a dress that's relatively easy to sew. The dress is made of blue felt, blue lace, and blue cotton with a teeny-tiny floral print in miniature. Click on the link in the caption, and it will take you to a page where you can download and print all the free printable sewing patterns for making these doll clothes, along with links to tutorial videos that show you how to make this outfit.

Free printable sewing patterns for making a vintage Strawberry Shortcake dress @ ChellyWood.com #BlueBerryMuffin #dolls

Are you here for the free printable sewing patterns only? Scroll down to the second set of bullets please. I’m excited to add these adorable vintage Strawberry Shortcake dolls to my collection! Now and then people will request patterns for a doll I don’t own. It helps to speed things up if you send me the doll via snail mail, although I will not return … Continue reading Free printable sewing patterns for making a vintage Strawberry Shortcake dress @ ChellyWood.com #BlueBerryMuffin #dolls

Here we see a made-to-move Barbie doll with her hand on her hip. Her bias-tape-trimmed shirt is brown with red trim and there are large print owls and flowers decorating the fabric (which is identical to the fabric of this short skirt). The skirt comes to mid-thigh in length. She wears a pair of peach-colored flats with her brown-and-red outfit. Click on the link in the caption, and it will take you to a page where you can download and print all the free printable sewing patterns for making these doll clothes, along with links to tutorial videos that show you how to make this outfit.

Free basic skirt and shirt patterns for Barbie @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #dolls

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Today I’m combining my basic shirt pattern with my bell skirt pattern for a whole new look! I love the way this outfit turned out, and I’m dying to sew the whole outfit again and again, using a variety of different fabrics, both prints and solids. Imagine it in … Continue reading Free basic skirt and shirt patterns for Barbie @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #dolls

The image shows a Monster High or Ever After High doll wearing a handmade outfit which looks very gypy-like. It includes shoes that look like Toms (handmade), a 3-tier skirt in three different colors of fabric, and a handmade short-sleeved shirt. The camera angle is from front and a bit to the left. The Monster High doll is Laguna Blue, and she holds one hand to her hair.

Sew a skirt and top (summer clothes) for Monster High #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com #Sewing

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. I’m still trying to catch up on my gallery images and links. On Thursday this week, I’ll be offering a new tutorial video. Today’s patterns will fit these dolls (and more): Disney fairy 9 inch dolls (like the little Tinkerbell dolls) vintage Sunshine Family adult female dolls Monster High female dolls Ever After … Continue reading Sew a skirt and top (summer clothes) for Monster High #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com #Sewing

The image shows a Tinkerbell Fairy doll dressed in several different outfits, all handmade. If you'd like to sew doll clothes to fit your Tinkerbell fairy doll (nine and a half inches tall) please visit ChellyWood.com where you can find free printable sewing patterns and tutorial videos showing how to make lots of different doll clothes for dolls of many shapes and sizes, each with a free tutorial video showing you how to make it.

Free Sewing Patterns for 9.5 Inch (24 cm) Disney Tinkerbell Fairy Fashion Dolls (Gallery)

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 of the photo. Beneath the larger image is a link to a blog post for all the free doll clothes patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make that outfit. … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for 9.5 Inch (24 cm) Disney Tinkerbell Fairy Fashion Dolls (Gallery)

A lovely African or African-American doll with black hair and chocolate complexion stands before a gold-leafy wallpaper on a hard wood floor. She wears a straw hat and a long skirt with sleeveless top. The long skirt is made of a red, white, and blue wavy-patterned flag-like fabric. The sleeveless top is white with red bias tape trim. This doll appears to look a lot like a Barbie doll. Click on the link in the caption, and it will take you to a page where you can download and print all the free printable sewing patterns for making these doll clothes, along with links to tutorial videos that show you how to make this outfit.

Patriotic maxi skirt and sleeveless shirt for fashion dolls w/free PDF patterns @ ChellyWood.com #July4th #Patriotism

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Send your child or grandchild to this year’s Fourth of July parade with their favorite fashion doll dressed in a lovely maxi skirt and a new shirt to match! Today’s free patterns are relatively easy to sew if you have a bit of sewing experience. And what fun for … Continue reading Patriotic maxi skirt and sleeveless shirt for fashion dolls w/free PDF patterns @ ChellyWood.com #July4th #Patriotism

The image shows a screenshot of the Gallery page, where you can find free printable sewing patterns for making doll clothes to fit Momoko dolls. This screenshot includes a peasant dress with bonnet and apron, a pair of handmade slip on shoes, a pair of tights, a wedding dress, and a modern crop top with mini skirt. If you would like to view and print the free doll clothes patterns and watch the sewing tutorials for these doll clothes and more, please go to ChellyWood.com and look in the gallery under 10 inch dolls.

Free Sewing Patterns for Momoko Doll Clothes (Gallery)

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 of the photo. Beneath the larger image is a link to a blog post for all the free doll clothes patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make that outfit. … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for Momoko Doll Clothes (Gallery)