It’s Black Friday here in the US, so what better day to re-post my video tutorial on How to Shop for Fabric when sewing doll clothes? As you know, I’ve been posting free printable doll clothes PDF sewing patterns and linking to old tutorial videos so you can make this 18″ doll’s clothing ensemble, which makes a fantastic Christmas gift for any little girl who … Continue reading Tips for Buying Fabric for Sewing Doll Clothes on #BlackFriday — Let’s #Shop for #SewingSupplies!
Sorry everyone, but I’m about to take a wee little family vacation. I do get fan mail every day or so, and that’s why I thought I’d give everyone a heads up about my absence. To keep you entertained while I’m away, I’m going to re-post the video tutorials that are mentioned most often in my YouTube videos. Next Thursday, though, I’ll post something brand … Continue reading Chelly Wood Out of the Office / #Sewing Room
This week I’m going to show you how to make the adorable elastic-waist holiday skirt shown above. It fits 18″ dolls like American Girl dolls, Madame Alexander dolls, Journey Girls, and many more 18-inch dolls. Below you’ll see that I’ve made a gingham skirt for my Kaya doll, from American Girl doll company: Tomorrow (on Christmas Day) I’ll post the free, printable sewing pattern for … Continue reading Free Printable Sewing Patterns for 18″ Dolls’ Skirts @ ChellyWood.com #dolls #sewing #crafts
Did you see the little Christmas stocking in Santa’s Sleigh in my stop-motion video entitled “North Pole Christmas“? Well did you also know I have the FREE pattern for these stockings, right here on ChellyWood.com? The little stocking I’ve designed is perfect for holding a small candy cane and maybe some M&M’s for your Secret Santa at work. But of course, it’s ideal for Barbie dioramas … Continue reading Free #Christmas #Stocking Pattern for your #SecretSanta #Gifts @ ChellyWood.com
Okay guys, if you saw yesterday’s post, this is going to look awfully familiar… It’s the same pattern. Believe it or not, this particular dress fits both the 8″ Dora the Explorer® doll and Mattel’s Skipper®. As a matter of fact, it fits a whole bunch of different dolls. To see all the dolls it fits, take a look at my “North Pole Christmas” stop … Continue reading #DoraTheExplorer #Dolls FREE #sewing pattern @ ChellyWood.com
Did you see the little Christmas stocking in Santa’s Sleigh in my stop-motion video entitled “North Pole Christmas“? Well just this week I gave you the FREE pattern for these stockings, along with the new pattern for the Santa and/or elf hat. The little stocking I’ve designed is perfect for holding a small candy cane and maybe some M&M’s for your Secret Santa at work. … Continue reading Make a mini-#Christmas #Stocking for your #SecretSanta @ ChellyWood.com
This week I’m going to share my new Santa Hat FREE sewing pattern. You can also use it to make an elf hat, using this pattern, as shown in the image above. This was really a fun and super-easy project to create, so I honestly think even beginners will be able to handle this one. Both hats pictured above were made using the FREE Santa … Continue reading Sew a #SantaHat for #Fashiondolls w/FREE Pattern @ ChellyWood.com
This month I’ll be featuring the versatile pattern I’ve designed for 10″ and 11″ dolls like Petite Barbie, Skipper, the MC2 dolls, Momoko, and many others. Just scroll through all the great photos below, to see which dolls will fit this pattern: There are really only two outfits pictured in all of these images, but just look at all the dolls they fit! During the … Continue reading FREE #Christmas #Dolls clothes patterns @ ChellyWood.com #Toys
With Christmas right around the corner, you’ve got to keep your dolls’ little leggies nice and warm, right? What better way to keep those leggies warm than a pair of hand-made dolly tights? It’s easier than you think! Just have a look at the video, and you’ll see what I mean… Additional Information: __________________ My Gallery Page is the easiest way to search through all of … Continue reading #Sewing Tights for #Dolls Is Easy as #123 @ ChellyWood.com!
It’s true; I’ve posted these patterns before in honor of Valentine’s Day, but with Christmas right around the corner, every dolly needs her little red dress to wear to parties! And yesterday I re-posted my pants, shirt, and tie patterns for Ken dolls, so now you’ll need a cute little dress for Barbie® to wear to Thanksgiving dinner! Therefore, are all the patterns and tutorials … Continue reading Easy Barbie® #dolls dress pattern for #Holiday #Crafting is free @ ChellyWood.com
It’s that time of year again, when a mom’s schedule gets really crazy! I’m running my kids to theater practice, Driver’s Ed class, and trying to cram the Christmas shopping in too! So for the rest of November, I plan to do a few more re-posts of older projects. Sorry I don’t have anything new for you at this time, but remember to have a look … Continue reading #Crafty #Hanukkah or #Christmas DIY tutorial w/ free pattern @ ChellyWood.com
Yes, this is a re-post, but every dolly needs her little red dress to wear to parties! So it couldn’t hurt to re-post this for Valentine’s Day 2017. So here, once again, are all the patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make the dresses you see there, in the photo. I’ll list them from left to right: LEFT — Strapless flouncy dress for Barbie® and … Continue reading Free #ValentinesDay #Dolls’ Dress Patterns for #Barbie® and Friends @ ChellyWood.com