Sewing a candy cane dress in June? Why not?! It’s always a good idea to get your Christmas gift sewing projects started early! And with these free printable sewing patterns, you can sew a half dozen little outfits for your daughter / niece / granddaughter’s 8-inch baby doll without the stress of trying to get it all done before the approaching holiday smacks you right … Continue reading #PDFpattern Wednesday: start #sewing your Christmas gifts early with these free #patterns for 8-inch dolls!
It’s February, so for St. Valentine’s Day this year, I looked back through my emails from fans and followers for an idea that might suit the Valentine’s Day theme. What did I come up with? A babydoll pajama! When I went back to my emails and blog surveys, I discovered there were a fair number of requests for pajama sets for Barbie, Skipper, and similar … Continue reading #MeMade Monday: a babydoll pajama set for Barbie #dolls on #ValentinesDay
This week I’m going to show you how to make the adorable, easy-to-sew felt booties that this Lil’ Cutesie doll is wearing with her holiday snowflake dress. Tomorrow you’ll get the free, printable sewing pattern for the baby doll booties (or slippers or shoes). Then on Wednesday, I’ll be posting the video tutorial. I posted the patterns and tutorials for the holiday snowflake dress last … Continue reading #Sew a pair of baby #dolls’ #felt booties w/free #patterns from ChellyWood.com
Below you’ll find a link to the FREE printable sewing pattern for making the 8″ baby doll dress shown in the pattern: Free printable sewing pattern for 8-inch baby doll dress I’ve designed this dress to fit the Lil’ Cutesies dolls from JC Toys, but it will likely fit other dolls in the 8″ size range as well. Now this dress is relatively easy to … Continue reading 8-inch Baby #Dolls’ Dress with FREE #Sewing #Patterns and #DIY Tutorial @ ChellyWood.com
As we get closer to Christmas, I’d like to offer a few sewing projects for baby dolls. The image above shows a preview of the easy-to-sew baby doll dress pattern that I’ll be posting on ChellyWood.com this week (along with the tutorial video showing you how to make it). Last week we made the little diaper that goes under the dress, as you can see … Continue reading Sew a #winter #snowflake dress for 8-inch baby #dolls with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com
This is actually a re-post from last Christmas, but please be aware that the hats, elf shoes, and dresses that appear in the video above now have free patterns and tutorials available right here on ChellyWood.com! Look back at this post or this post for those free doll clothes patterns and tutorials. This time last year, I was just learning how to use my Camtasia … Continue reading What’s going on at the #NorthPole? Check out these little #dolls:
This week I’m going to show you how to make a diaper (nappy) for your baby dolls. The free pattern, which will be posted here tomorrow, will fit 8″ dolls like the Lil’ Cutesies dolls from J.C. Toys. (Of course there are other 8″ baby dolls that will fit this diaper / nappy pattern as well.) Tuesday I’ll post the free pattern for sewing your … Continue reading Sew a #DIY Diaper for 8″ Baby #Dolls w/FREE #Patterns on ChellyWood.com!
If you’re not familiar with Kwanzaa, there are a number of resources available to you on the web. I recommend that you google the term and learn a little about this very special holiday celebrated by many Americans of African heritage. To honor this holiday, I’ve designed a poncho pattern for fashion dolls. It fits many fashion dolls, including Mattel’s Barbie®, Mattel’s Ken®, Spin Master … Continue reading FREE #Kwanzaa #AfricanAmerican #dolls’ clothes patterns @ ChellyWood.com
Christmas and Hanukkah are approaching soon, so I’ve noticed a lot of people have been watching my quilted ornament tutorial video on YouTube. Therefore, I thought it would be wise to post it on ChellyWood.com again, just to remind my regular followers that it’s there… Here’s the free no-sew pattern to accompany it: Quilted ornament pattern This website is best known for its free doll … Continue reading #Crafty #Hanukkah or #Christmas DIY tutorial w/ free pattern @ ChellyWood.com
Are you celebrating US Independence Day? Want to sew up some doll clothes on your day off? Here are all the FREE patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make the outfit shown above, which fits Barbie Dreamtopia Endless Hair Kingdom 17″ Dolls from Mattel: Here’s the free printable sewing pattern for the shirt Here’s the tutorial showing you how to make the shirt Here’s the free printable sewing pattern … Continue reading Happy #4thOfJuly from the #dolls @ ChellyWood.com #IndependenceDay #YAY!
I know I posted these last year, but it’s almost St. Patrick’s Day again, and the fabrics I used for this skirt are still available at my local JoAnn’s Fabrics and Crafts store. So why not do a re-post in celebration of the patron saint of Ireland? So once again, here are the patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make the easy-peasy felt top and … Continue reading Free #craft patterns for #StPatricksDay #dolls @ ChellyWood.com
At the end of December and earlier this month, I shared my patterns and tutorials for the Kwanzaa poncho, the skirt worn by the Photographer doll from the Lammily company (the doll wearing the poncho), and the clothes worn by the Ken doll. But were you aware that the Photographer doll is also wearing my easy-to-sew doll shirt that I featured this past week? So … Continue reading FREE #Kwanzaa #dolls clothes #patterns @ ChellyWood.com