Free Sewing Patterns for Making Doll Clothes to Fit 12-inch (30.5 cm) Broad Ken 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 12-inch (30.5 cm) Broad Ken Dolls (Gallery)

Image shows Fashionista Curvy Barbie wearing a handmade shirt with cap-style sleeves and darts atop a shamrock-printed skirt which is also handmade. Overlay says, "reversible doll shirt" and offers the watermark "ChellyWood.com." Caption reads: Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

Free #Barbie #dolls’ clothes patterns for #StPatricksDay

Are you ready for more St. Patrick’s Day goodies? The outfit displayed on the header of the video above includes a reversible shirt which fits Queens of Africa dolls, Curvy Barbies, Petite Barbies, and regular Barbies, plus it shows a maxi skirt that goes nicely with the reversible shirt. I’ve posted the skirt and shirt patterns and tutorials in the bulleted section below: Here’s the … Continue reading Free #Barbie #dolls’ clothes patterns for #StPatricksDay

Visit ChellyWood.com for FREE printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows a Tall Barbie from Mattel posing with her hand on her hip. She wears a bright pink quinceanera dress with lace straps. Overlay says, "Quinceanera Dress DIY" and offers the URL ChellyWood.com

#Quinceañera #Dolls Dress #DIY @ ChellyWood.com

Here’s my latest tutorial, showing you how to make your own Tall Barbie (or similar-sized fashion doll’s) quinceañera, prom, or wedding dress. Please note that the skirt pattern isn’t any longer than the skirts we made for my one-shoulder-look wedding dress project that I posted a while ago and the one-shoulder look prom or quinceañera dress that I posted just last week. What’s different? I’ve simply … Continue reading #Quinceañera #Dolls Dress #DIY @ ChellyWood.com

Image shows Mattel's Tall Barbie from the Fashionista line wearing a pair of hand-made bell bottom jeans (boot cut jeans) with a tie dye shirt. She poses in front of a painting of the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris (a facsimile of the famous painting by Monet), and she stands beside a wicker papasan chair with a handmade gray and pink cushion that has been upholstered with 1:6 scale buttons. The Tall Barbie's expression looks cheerful and spontaneous, like someone took the photo unexpectedly.

Update: #TallBarbie #Patterns and #Tutorial

I hope everyone enjoyed my free printable patterns and tutorial for the Barbie (or other fashion doll) quinceañera dress that I posted this past week. I sure had fun making that pattern. Granted, it was challenging to design, but I love a good challenge! Now it’s time for me to catch up on some other business. Sometimes I have to do a series of “update” posts, to … Continue reading Update: #TallBarbie #Patterns and #Tutorial

Image of sewing pattern for a shirt (with either long sleeves or short sleeves) and a pencil skirt. Patterns are designed to fit Mattel's Tall Barbie, and there's an image of her wearing a pencil skirt and the long-sleeved top.

#TallBarbie skirt and top is #11 on my top 15 free sewing patterns list #TheDollEvolves

This is my “Skirt and Top Patterns for Tall Dolls,” and it’s #11 on my list of the “Top 15 Downloaded Patterns from ChellyWood.com.” If you haven’t heard about this series of posts, go back to visit my announcement page for the Top 15 series. That will explain my plans for the month of May on ChellyWood.com. If you’re a fan of Mattel’s new Fashionistas® … Continue reading #TallBarbie skirt and top is #11 on my top 15 free sewing patterns list #TheDollEvolves

Image shows Fashionista Curvy Barbie wearing a handmade shirt with cap-style sleeves and darts atop a shamrock-printed skirt which is also handmade. Overlay says, "reversible doll shirt" and offers the watermark "ChellyWood.com." Caption reads: Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

Sew a reversible shirt for #FashionDolls w/ free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #doll #crafts

I hope you find my “Reversible Doll Shirt” video tutorial easy to follow. As I’ve said in earlier posts, it’s never easy to make a garment reversible. It takes quite a bit of sewing background knowledge. So I’ll say it once again: this project is definitely not for the beginners out there. However, I’m super excited with how versatile this top is. It really looks … Continue reading Sew a reversible shirt for #FashionDolls w/ free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #doll #crafts

Mix-N-Match 5: #TallBarbie #dolls’ shirt-N-pants FREE patterns @ ChellyWood.com #TheDollEvolves

Here are the patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make the easy-peasy felt summer shirt pictured above, along with the intermediate-level pants that Tall Barbie® is wearing: FREE printable shirt pattern Tutorial for making the shirt Free printable pants pattern Tutorial for making pants I don’t like the way the darts turned out on that shirt, so I redesigned this pattern in 2018 and re-posted it. Therefore, … Continue reading Mix-N-Match 5: #TallBarbie #dolls’ shirt-N-pants FREE patterns @ ChellyWood.com #TheDollEvolves

Image of Mattel's (TM) Tall Barbie wearing a hand-made long-sleeve shirt with overlay of words: free shirt pattern and tutorial

#sewingTutorial for shirt to fit the #NewBarbie who’s tall. @ ChellyWood.com #barbieFashionistas

Stage 2: Yesterday I gave you the free, printable pattern for Mattel’s  Tall Barbie™ from the Fashionista line. Now here’s the tutorial showing you exactly how to make it! Tomorrow I’ll re-post the pattern for the Tall Barbie™ pants, and the next day, I’ll re-post the tutorial that goes with the pants pattern. Need help printing my patterns? This link will take you to a tutorial showing you how to download … Continue reading #sewingTutorial for shirt to fit the #NewBarbie who’s tall. @ ChellyWood.com #barbieFashionistas