Here we see a Mattel Barbie doll wearing a handmade apron and a Spin Master Liv doll seated in a hairdresser's salon chair and wearing a hairdresser's smock. Behind the two dolls is a mirror on a vanity table, like one might see in a hair salon. If you'd like the free printable PDF sewing patterns for making this hairdresser's apron and hairdresser's smock, please click on the link in the caption.

Free pattern for sewing a #dolls #hairdresser smock and #apron at

Today I’m going to share my free, printable patterns and free tutorials for sewing these reversible smocks and aprons, so your fashion dolls will look trendy in their own doll hair salon! When I say “reversible,” what I mean is that you can turn your smock and apron inside-out to look like this: If you look closely, you can see that two different dolls are … Continue reading Free pattern for sewing a #dolls #hairdresser smock and #apron at

Image of sewing pattern for a hairdresser's smock that fits dolls. Heading on pattern says, "Hairdresser's smock (fits 18-inch dolls)."

Free #sewing pattern for hairdressers’ smock to fit #AmericanGirl and #JourneyGirl dolls @

As  you can see, this smock is designed to fit 18-inch dolls like Madame Alexander, American Girl, Journey Girls, etc… Tomorrow I’ll post my Barbie-sized smock pattern, and then Wednesday I’ll post the tutorial for making both smocks. To see what the smock looks like on a doll, please visit this page from last Monday or this page from last Tuesday. (Note that the hairdresser’s … Continue reading Free #sewing pattern for hairdressers’ smock to fit #AmericanGirl and #JourneyGirl dolls @

#DIY Tutorial for #Dolling Hairdresser’s #Apron on

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

Image of free printable sewing pattern for apron with pockets. This design fits Barbie and other fashion dolls. Heading on pattern says, "Hairdresser's apron (fits 11.5-inch dolls)."

FREE #Sewing Pattern for a #FashionDoll #Apron at

  This is the pattern I used to make the reversible hairdresser’s apron that was previewed on Monday and Tuesday this week. The pattern should fit most fashion dolls, like Barbies, Liv Dolls, Momoko, Blythe, and similar-sized dolls. If you like my free patterns and tutorials, please show your appreciation by doing one of the following: like my pattern on FB, tweet about it, and/or pin it … Continue reading FREE #Sewing Pattern for a #FashionDoll #Apron at

Image of Barbie in hairdresser's apron and Liv doll in hairdressers's smock.’s #Hairdresser’s Smock and #Apron Patterns Are #Reversible

As I said yesterday, I’m starting the new year by posting the adorable hairdresser’s smock and apron patterns for dolls that I designed (and recently gave away in a sweepstakes). But did I forget to mention that the pattern and tutorial will be for a reversible apron and smock? Check out this preview and compare it to yesterday’s post: Continue reading’s #Hairdresser’s Smock and #Apron Patterns Are #Reversible

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 a black-and-pink reversible apron and a black-and-pink reversible salon smock for dolls, along with a plastic salon chair.

#Sweepstakes @ Salon Smock & Apron Fit #Barbies, LivDolls, and Other #FashionDolls

I am giving away this salon set to one winner! Take a look at the pic, then scroll down for the contest instructions: Like I did with previous sweepstakes giveaways, I’ll post patterns and tutorials for making the salon apron and hairdresser’s smock after the sweepstakes is over and these prizes have been delivered to their new owner. So are you ready to win these?!? Here are the instructions: Just in time … Continue reading #Sweepstakes @ Salon Smock & Apron Fit #Barbies, LivDolls, and Other #FashionDolls