Image of hairdresser's smock sewing pattern designed to fit Barbie-sized dolls.

Printable hairdresser’s smock pattern fits #FashionDolls for #DIYkids projects @ ChellyWood.com #seweasy

These hairdressers’ smocks are probably the easiest sewing projects I’ve ever designed. You can easily make these with kids who are learning to sew. Yesterday’s smock pattern fits AG dolls and other 18-inch dolls, but today’s pattern fits Barbie, Liv Dolls, and similar-sized fashion dolls. Tomorrow I’ll post the tutorial for making both smocks. To see what the smock looks like on a doll, please … Continue reading Printable hairdresser’s smock pattern fits #FashionDolls for #DIYkids projects @ ChellyWood.com #seweasy

#DIY Tutorial for #Dolling Hairdresser’s #Apron on ChellyWood.com

The apron pattern shown in this video can be found on this page under the “Accessories” heading. Need help printing my patterns? This link will take you to a tutorial showing you how to download my free, printable patterns. If you’re wondering why I make patterns and tutorials without charging a fee, please visit the “Chelly’s Books” page, and that should explain my general motivations. Overall, I love … Continue reading #DIY Tutorial for #Dolling Hairdresser’s #Apron on ChellyWood.com

Image of a Barbie and a Liv doll in a hairdresser's salon. Overlay says, "Win this Hair Salon Set".

Last Day to Sign up for FREE #Toy #HairSalon Set for Barbies and Other #FashionDolls!

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!

Image of Teresa Barbie doll dressed in elegant blue halter style ball gown with overlay: "Sew this easy halter-style dress for fashion dolls... With Free Printable Sewing Pattern

FREE #Sewing Tutorial Shows You How to Make an #EasySew Halter Dress for #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

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

Image of Barbie doll in handkerchief-style head scarf with overlaying words "sew a head scarf for your fashion dolls"

Sew a #Babushka Style #Headscarf for Your Fashion #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

As we approach the end of July, I’m pasting the last of my summer wardrobe for dolls. This tutorial shows how to make the babushka-style head scarf shown in my July 4th drawing outfits. It’s super easy to make — just a triangular swatch of fabric with a couple of snaps — so anybody can make it. If you want pointers on how to sew … Continue reading Sew a #Babushka Style #Headscarf for Your Fashion #Dolls @ ChellyWood.com

Image of sewing pattern for making a ruffled eyelet skirt that fits Barbie, Polly Parker, Momoko Dolls, Blythe Dolls, Pullip Dolls, and Fashion Royalty dolls among others.

Sew a Ruffled Eyelet Skirt for #Polly Parker, #FashionRoyalty or Other Fashion #Dolls Using My Free Printable Pattern!

Remember the July 4th Summer Wardrobe Giveaway Contest? Well a winner has been randomly selected and will be announced on Friday, July 10th, so I’m free to post those patterns now. Here’s the pattern for the ruffled eyelet skirt. Tomorrow I’ll post my tutorial showing how to make it. And next week I’ll finish off the summer wardrobe posts by offering tutorials for sewing the capri … Continue reading Sew a Ruffled Eyelet Skirt for #Polly Parker, #FashionRoyalty or Other Fashion #Dolls Using My Free Printable Pattern!

Sewing pattern for Barbie-sized (fashion doll-sized) summer wardrobe including capri pants, shorts, and a sleeveless top.

Sew a Sleeveless Blouse for #BarbieDolls or other #FashionDolls w/ a Free Pattern from ChellyWood.com

Yes our drawing for the summer wardrobe has ended, and the lucky winner will be announced soon. Meanwhile, I’m going to show you how to make the sleeveless summer top shown in the sweepstakes’ images. Tomorrow I’ll post the tutorial showing exactly how to piece together this sleeveless top. Below you’ll find my free pattern for the sleeveless top, the capris, and the shorts. Remember … Continue reading Sew a Sleeveless Blouse for #BarbieDolls or other #FashionDolls w/ a Free Pattern from ChellyWood.com

Image of pattern for ken doll pants/trousers.

Sew Romeo Pants for #BarbieDolls, #BJDs or Other Fashion #Toys

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