Image of Ryan doll dressed in grey wig, muffin cap, and slashed-sleeve shirt

Ryan to #Play Montague in #BarbieDolls Version of #RomeoJuliet @ ChellyWood.com

Lord Montague’s costume uses the same pattern as the prince’s. It’s a slashed-sleeve Renaissance tunic with pants, and for old Montague, I’ve included a black muffin cap to top it all off. Want to make a costume like this for your ken dolls? Here’s what you need… This is the tunic pattern, and although the pattern itself looks a little complicated, it’s actually not that hard … Continue reading Ryan to #Play Montague in #BarbieDolls Version of #RomeoJuliet @ ChellyWood.com

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Image of articulated Ken doll dressed in Cavalier hat, boots, doublet, and bi-colored trousers. Sleeves have laced arms.

Make a #Cavalier Costume for Your Ken Doll @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #DollMaking

I’m wrapping up my Romeo and Juliet posts with a feature on Romeo’s costume this week. As my regular followers know, I’m making a stop-motion film of Romeo and Juliet, using dolls as the actors. My Texas A&M Ken will be playing Romeo, and for him, I’ve designed a romantic cavalier costume, as shown below. This week’s posts will include a brand new pattern for … Continue reading Make a #Cavalier Costume for Your Ken Doll @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #DollMaking

Image of Ryan doll dressed in grey wig, muffin cap, and slashed-sleeve shirt

Ryan to Play #Montague in #Dolly Version of #RomeoAndJuliet @ ChellyWood.com

Lord Montague’s costume uses the same pattern as the prince’s, but I believe this is a brand-new pattern for my website. I don’t think I’ve posted this one before. It’s a slashed-sleeve Renaissance tunic with pants, and for old Montague, I’ve included a black muffin cap to top it all off. Want to make a costume like this for your ken dolls? Here’s what you … Continue reading Ryan to Play #Montague in #Dolly Version of #RomeoAndJuliet @ ChellyWood.com

Image of a royal tunic pattern for Ken doll

#Sew a #Prince Costume for Ken Dolls

This week I’ll be sharing my patterns and video tutorial, teaching you how to sew a handsome prince costume for your Ken or Ryan doll. This is the pattern I created, and it’s brand new, hot off the presses! (I just finished making this costume last week.) It won’t be long now, and I’ll get filming underway for my Barbie/Momoko version of Romeo and Juliet. … Continue reading #Sew a #Prince Costume for Ken Dolls

Image of Momoko doll dressed in white standing next to Ryan doll (Ken) dressed in Navy and gold Renaissance tunic.

Can you imagine #PrinceHarry in this #royals’ garb?

As you know, I’m working on an upcoming Barbie/Ken/Momoko stop-motion video of Romeo and Juliet for my YouTube channel. Just last week, I made the costume for the prince (the guy who stops the fighting in Act 1 and eventually banishes Romeo).  I took a few shots of him with Momoko, and they were very popular on my Pinterest and Facebook pages, so that’s promising. But … Continue reading Can you imagine #PrinceHarry in this #royals’ garb?

Free Sewing Pattern for Ken Doll Clothes

Free #Sewing #Pattern for Ken Doll #Prince Clothes

Here’s my pattern for sewing Ken a prince costume. If you look at yesterday’s post, you can see how the costume will look when finished. Tomorrow’s post will be a tutorial on how to sew the jacket. Thursday, I’ll post a tutorial on how to make the pants. Friday I’ll add links to Barbie clothes tutorials and patterns that would go well with this costume. … Continue reading Free #Sewing #Pattern for Ken Doll #Prince Clothes