The image shows a Madame Alexander 18 inch doll and an American Girl 18 inch doll posing in handmade doll clothes including a swimsuit, tank top, pants, shorts, a skirt, a velvet top with long sleeves, a felt top with no sleeves, and a traditional Swedish folk costume. Each of these outfits has free printable sewing patterns available for download at where you can find free patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

Free 18 Inch Doll Clothes Patterns (Gallery)

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Image of Madame Alexander wearing hand-sewn doll underwear, with overlay of words that say "doll panties tutorial plus free pattern"

Sew Doll Panties for #Kids w/ Free Pattern @ #pottytraining #playtime

Here’s the tutorial for yesterday’s pattern post. These dolly briefs (knickers in the UK), are super-easy to  make, as you can see by this easy DIY video. 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 … Continue reading Sew Doll Panties for #Kids w/ Free Pattern @ #pottytraining #playtime

Here we see an image of an 18 inch Madame Alexander doll wearing a traditional Swedish costume. Around her waist is a felt, hand-embroidered "pocket," a type of purse or bag worn around the waist. The image is watermarked with the website where you can download free printable PDF sewing patterns for making this 18 inch doll outfit, including the pocket, a Pilgrim-style hat or bonnet, a handkerchief, a vest, an apron, a skirt, and a long-sleeved shirt with collar :

We still have two more pieces to add to the Swedish traditional 18″ doll costume! #Sewing #Crafter #holiday

In case you’d forgotten, I’ve been posting patterns and tutorials for making the following Swedish traditional costume, which fits 18-inch dolls like American Girl dolls, Madame Alexander dolls, etc… I plan to re-post the bonnet pattern this week, plus post a YouTube tutorial on how to make it. Next week I’ll post the vest pattern and tutorial, and then we’ll have the whole costume! I’m … Continue reading We still have two more pieces to add to the Swedish traditional 18″ doll costume! #Sewing #Crafter #holiday