#Sew a Pinafore-style #Apron for Fashion #Dolls w/free pattern@ ChellyWood.com

Isn’t that an adorable harvest scene? This “harvest dress and pinafore” was part of a little girl’s birthday gift that I made. The pinafore is actually a re-design of the reversible hairdresser’s apron pattern that I made and posted back in 2016. (Click here for a link to that project.) This week I’m going to focus on the pinafore, as it can be complicated if … Continue reading #Sew a Pinafore-style #Apron for Fashion #Dolls w/free pattern@ ChellyWood.com

Image of Vintage Tammy doll wearing white wig, black gown, and harlequin-style pinafore

#Antique #TammyDoll from #Ideal has Free Sewing Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

Yes, this little actress is the vintage Tammy Doll, made by the Ideal company. I designed her costume, snood, and a masquerade ball mask, and I plan to share those patterns and videos with you today. Scroll down for links to each one. Tammy will be playing an “extra” at the Capulets’ feast scene, in my upcoming stop-motion dolly version of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. … Continue reading #Antique #TammyDoll from #Ideal has Free Sewing Pattern @ ChellyWood.com

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#11 Sew #BarbieDoll #Clothes Tutorial for Yellow Pinafore @ ChellyWood.com

For the holidays, here on ChellyWood.com, I’m doing a countdown to New Year’s eve. These are my top 15 videos from my YouTube channel! All of my free, printable sewing patterns are found on this page, and this video tutorial can give you a few tips and pointers about how to print my patterns. I use a 1/4-inch seam allowance (that’s standard for fashion dolls). But if you have … Continue reading #11 Sew #BarbieDoll #Clothes Tutorial for Yellow Pinafore @ ChellyWood.com

Image of Vintage Tammy doll wearing white wig, black gown, and harlequin-style pinafore

My #Collectible #TammyDoll from Ideal Free Sewing Pattern @ ChellyWood.com #VintageToy

Yes, this little actress is the vintage Tammy Doll, made by the Ideal company. I designed her costume, snood, and a masquerade ball mask, and I plan to share those patterns and videos with you today. Scroll down for links to each one. Tammy will be playing an “extra” at the Capulets’ feast scene, in my upcoming stop-motion dolly version of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. … Continue reading My #Collectible #TammyDoll from Ideal Free Sewing Pattern @ ChellyWood.com #VintageToy

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#Barbie Dress #Patterns Free & Printable: Floral #Renaissance Pinafore

Yesterday I showed you the dress we’ll be making this week. It’s a lovely Renaissance-style pinafore that goes over the top of the wedding dress I’ve designed. Tomorrow I’ll share my video tutorial, showing you exactly how to piece this thing together. Today I’m posting the pattern we’ll be using. Remember, when you print my patterns, you need to enlarge them to fit a regular-sized … Continue reading #Barbie Dress #Patterns Free & Printable: Floral #Renaissance Pinafore

Image of Barbie Doll Wearing Home-made Snood

#Sew #Barbie Clothes Tutorial: How to Make a Pinafore

This is actually my 2nd pinafore tutorial. Here’s a link to the earlier one, which is considerably easier to make than this one (although this one is gorgeous). And, of course, all of my patterns and tutorials are available on this page. My patterns are free to download, and there’s no charge for my video tutorials. I’m just a lady who loves to sew and … Continue reading #Sew #Barbie Clothes Tutorial: How to Make a Pinafore

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#BarbieDoll Dress #Sewing Tutorial for Old-Fashioned Pinafore — With Printable Doll Dress #Pattern

If you enjoy my tutorial videos and would like me to produce more, please show your appreciation by hitting the FB “Like” button, pinning the video to your Pinterest page, and/or tweeting about it. Want to see more video tutorials like this one? Please visit my YouTube channel. All of my patterns are free to print on this page, and if you’re wondering why I … Continue reading #BarbieDoll Dress #Sewing Tutorial for Old-Fashioned Pinafore — With Printable Doll Dress #Pattern

Barbie doll dressed in a medieval maid's costume

This Week We’ll Be #Sewing a Pinafore for #Barbies

Just take a look at the adorable costume pictured here! Last week I posted the pattern and tutorial for the shift Barbie is wearing (the white dress under the pinafore), and this week I’ll be posting the pattern and tutorial for making the pinafore and the bonnet. I posted the apron pattern and tutorial quite some time ago, but check out the links. Continue reading This Week We’ll Be #Sewing a Pinafore for #Barbies