The image shows turquoise blue linen fabric in a square shape behind the words "free patterns" and the logo. Alongside these words is a photo of a Made to Move Barbie wearing a handmade ninja costume with mask. She carries a katana (a Japanese sword) with a sheath around her waist.

Barbie ninja costume w/stop motion video #Ninja #DollClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. This week’s ninja costume goes way back, so some of my long-time followers will probably remember it. I created the tutorial videos while on vacation in Arizona, and you’ll see some of my video footage was taken while traveling. But in spite of the poor quality of the video, … Continue reading Barbie ninja costume w/stop motion video #Ninja #DollClothes

Image shows Mattel's made-to-move Barbie sporting a ninja costume and mask that covers all of her head except the eyes. Overlay says DIY ninja fashion doll MASK. The image's watermark reads, " free printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes."

#Sew a ninja’s #Mask for #FashionDolls w/ free pattern at

Who doesn’t love ninjas? For anyone who loves both fashion dolls and ninjas, this is the perfect gift! Now you can sew a fashion doll ninja mask to fit most 11.5 inch / 29 cm fashion dolls, like Barbie®, Queens of Africa™, Gloria™ dolls, and similar-sized dolls! Here are the links to the patterns, once again, for your convenience: Ninja costume pattern 1 Ninja costume pattern 2 For … Continue reading #Sew a ninja’s #Mask for #FashionDolls w/ free pattern at

Image shows a printable sewing pattern for a ninja uniform. The pattern includes a full-length costume, plus a mask that covers all of your fashion doll's head except her eyes. on the pattern is a tiny image of Mattel's Made-to-Move Barbie wearing the Ninja costume. Overlay says: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

FREE printable sewing pattern for #fashiondolls ninja costume @ #dolls #Barbie

Today I’m posting the first of two patterns you’ll need to sew your own Barbie® or Spin Master Liv Doll® ninja costume. The pattern includes the mask patterns, as well as the uniform, but the mask doesn’t fit Spin Master Liv Dolls. I will show you how to make the uniform in one video; and the mask’s instructions will be in another video. However, this isn’t the … Continue reading FREE printable sewing pattern for #fashiondolls ninja costume @ #dolls #Barbie

Here we see a Made to Move Barbie modeling a full body-suit Ninja costume with mask and sword. She's poised to attack with a red brick wall behind her, as if she has been cornered.

Win a FREE #Dolls #Ninja Costume @ #NinjaKitty #NinjaSteel

I am giving away this fashion doll ninja outfit to one winner! Want to win? Take a look at the pic, then scroll down for the contest instructions. If you’d like to see which fashion dolls fit in this outfit, you can view the promo video right here:   Like I did with previous sweepstakes giveaways, I’ll post patterns and tutorials for making this ninja outfit after the sweepstakes … Continue reading Win a FREE #Dolls #Ninja Costume @ #NinjaKitty #NinjaSteel

Image shows the cover of a middle-grade novel called "the Black Lotus: the Samurai Wars" by Kieran Fanning. Three teenage ninjas are pictured on the streets of a city with a sunset behind them. They cast shadows on the street where they stand. The ninja in the foreground holds a samurai sword.

#Librarian reviews #TheBlackLotus, a fantastic #ninja novel@ #NinjaSteel

Every now and then, I have reviewed a sewing or craft book, here on, but this time I’m straying from my usual topic for a sweepstakes giveaway contest that I’ll be posting tomorrow at 5:00 AM, Mountain Standard Time (US). Those of you who know me personally are aware that I work as a middle school librarian in my day job. Very rarely do … Continue reading #Librarian reviews #TheBlackLotus, a fantastic #ninja novel@ #NinjaSteel

Image shows Mattel's Made-to-Move Barbie wearing a ninja suit and ninja mask. She wields a Japanese samurai sword (katana) in 1:6 scale. Overlay says: Win a ninja outfit! and is followed by the watermark:

Win a #Ninja outfit for your #Barbie @ #Dollstagram

This is just a preview of what I’m going to post next week. Yes, it’s time for another sweepstakes giveaway here on, and this time I’m giving away a hand-made ninja outfit! Watch the video to see what you can win and to watch my MTM Barbie® doing her awesome ninja moves in stop-motion! Please visit again next week to learn more about this … Continue reading Win a #Ninja outfit for your #Barbie @ #Dollstagram