On a purple polka dot background, we see a photo of a modern Skipper doll wearing a handmade sundress. Over the top of the photo are the words "free pattern" and in one corner of the frame is the ChellyWood.com logo.

Teach your child to sew Skipper doll clothes this summer with today’s FREE #MommyAndMe #DollClothesPattern @ ChellyWood.com

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Today’s free sundress pattern may look familiar to you. A while back I converted the pattern to a PDF for the Skipper Gallery of patterns. Today I’m updating the old tutorial video as well, since I made the original tutorial video while on vacation at Yellowstone Park. Because I … Continue reading Teach your child to sew Skipper doll clothes this summer with today’s FREE #MommyAndMe #DollClothesPattern @ ChellyWood.com

With a purple and turquoise fabric quilt frame, we see see two doll clothes patterns for Mattel Skipper dolls inside the frame with a woman's torso over the top. The woman, who wears a yellow blouse, has her hands up and her shoulders shrugging, with a curious look on her face. There are question marks dancing around her. The ChellyWood.com logo appears to the side of these images.

Not all Skipper patterns are alike! #BuyerBeware #DollClothesPatterns

As the heading for today’s blog post states, “Not all Skipper patterns are alike!” You see, Skipper has undergone quite a few changes over time. The earliest rendition of Skipper was a nine-inch doll with no bust and a fairly inflexible body. Here’s my vintage Skipper, modeling a poodle skirt:   In the 1980’s, she became taller but still didn’t have much of a bust.  During … Continue reading Not all Skipper patterns are alike! #BuyerBeware #DollClothesPatterns

A turquoise linen frame appears around and behind the words "free patterns" along with the photo of a Skipper doll in a striped short-sleeved T-shirt and a pair of lightweight denim jeans. The logo for ChellyWood.com also appears in one corner of this frame.

Make a T-shirt and jeans for Skipper with today’s free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #CreatableWorld #DollClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. A couple of weeks ago, I posted this pattern for the Creatable World dolls from Mattel. Skipper and the Creatable World dolls are very compatible, when it comes to clothing-swapping. And let’s face it, Skipper gets purchased and given to children for birthdays and Christmas, but she usually has … Continue reading Make a T-shirt and jeans for Skipper with today’s free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #CreatableWorld #DollClothes

A purple fabric frame surrounds the profile image of a Mattel Skipper doll wearing a handmade sweatshirt with a hood and a front pocket. The words "free pattern" accompany the pretty little doll and the logo for ChellyWood.com

Create a Hooded Sweatshirt for Skipper with FREE Patterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #SewingPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. As you can see in the image below, this week’s new pattern and tutorial will help you make an adorable hooded sweatshirt for a 10 inch doll like Skipper. To make today’s project, you will need solid jersey fabric, printed fabric, 1/4 inch folded bias tape, and Dritz snaps, … Continue reading Create a Hooded Sweatshirt for Skipper with FREE Patterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #SewingPatterns

A purple swatch of fabric with white dotted Swiss print forms a square. Inside the square is a vintage Skipper doll wearing handmade doll clothes (a shirt and pants) and the words "free patterns" which are accompanied by the turquoise blue and purple logo for Chelly Wood dot com.

Sew pants and a shirt for your vintage Skipper dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewVintage #DollClothes

Please scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free printable PDF sewing patterns and links to all additional relevant tutorial videos. As I’ve said in previous blog posts, today’s shirt pattern will fit vintage Skipper dolls if you use felt (which is typically quite stretchy) as your fabric. There are no seam allowances around the neck, arm holes, and at the bottom … Continue reading Sew pants and a shirt for your vintage Skipper dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewVintage #DollClothes

The image shows two vintage Skipper dolls from Mattel wearing handmade skirts and tops. One of the skirts is a poodle skirt with a white sleeveless shirt. The other is a red circle skirt with eyelet trim. The dolls are the early Skippers with brown hair and bangs (fringe). Beneath the images, the watermark reminds us to go to ChellyWood.com for free doll clothes patterns and tutorials.

FREE Vintage Skipper Doll Clothes Patterns (Gallery)

If you’d like to make one of the outfits shown in this gallery, just follow these directions: Click on the photograph of the outfit you’d like to sew. This will take you to a larger image of the photo. Beneath the larger image is a link to a blog post for all the free doll clothes patterns and tutorials you’ll need to make that outfit. … Continue reading FREE Vintage Skipper Doll Clothes Patterns (Gallery)

Vintage skipper wears a light purple (lavender colored) skirt and a white felt sleeveless shirt. The watermark reminds us to visit Chelly Wood dot com for free doll clothes patterns and tutorials.

Make this outfit for your vintage Skipper dolls w/a free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #SewingPatterns #DollClothes

  Please scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free printable PDF sewing patterns and links to all additional relevant tutorial videos. As I’ve said in recent blog posts, today’s shirt pattern will fit vintage Skipper dolls if you use felt (which is typically quite stretchy) as your fabric. There are no seam allowances around the neck, arm holes, and at the … Continue reading Make this outfit for your vintage Skipper dolls w/a free pattern @ ChellyWood.com #SewingPatterns #DollClothes

The image shows the photo of a vintage Mattel Skipper wearing a handmade outfit, including a felt shirt and a cotton floral circle skirt. There's a sewing machine graphic on the left of the image, and it says, "Let's sew a 1950's circle skirt" followed by an exclamation point. The watermark says, "ChellyWood.com"

Let’s make a circle skirt w/eyelet trim and a felt shirt for vintage Skipper @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes for #SkipperDoll

Please scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free printable PDF sewing pattern and links to any additional relevant tutorial videos. Today’s circle skirt project was previewed last Thursday, but I wanted to make sure I included a full blog post offering the circle skirt with eyelet trim, specifically. For my regular followers, you’re probably already aware that the shirt pattern was … Continue reading Let’s make a circle skirt w/eyelet trim and a felt shirt for vintage Skipper @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes for #SkipperDoll

On the right of this square image stands a Mattel Stacie doll, wearing a pink 1950's style circle skirt decorated with a black poodle applique. She wears a felt sleeveless shirt tucked into the waistband of the circle skirt. There's a sewing machine graphic on the left of the image, and it says, "Let's sew a 1950's circle skirt" followed by an exclamation point. The watermark says, "ChellyWood.com"

Free PDF sewing patterns for a 9-inch doll’s poodle skirt and top @ ChellyWood.com #Retro #Sewing

Please scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free printable PDF sewing pattern and links to any additional relevant tutorial videos. The Stacie-doll-sized shirt pattern I’m giving you today is one I’ve given you before, with other outfits for Stacie. We’ve used the same pattern to make a purple polka dot tank top from cotton, but this is the first time we’ve … Continue reading Free PDF sewing patterns for a 9-inch doll’s poodle skirt and top @ ChellyWood.com #Retro #Sewing

A skipper doll from the early 1970s wears handmade doll clothes that include a pink poodle skirt and a summer shirt. Her hair is pulled back with pink hair clips.

Let’s sew a circle skirt for vintage Skipper or modern Stacie dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #1950s #PoodleSkirt

Please scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free printable PDF sewing pattern and links to any additional relevant tutorial videos. Today’s circle skirt tutorial shows me making both a pink poodle skirt and a red circle skirt with eyelet trim. So if you’ve navigated to this page because you want to make a poodle skirt for your 9 inch dolls, you’ve … Continue reading Let’s sew a circle skirt for vintage Skipper or modern Stacie dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #1950s #PoodleSkirt

Tips and tricks for beginners learning to sew: What if doll clothes don’t fit? @ ChellyWood.com #SewingTips #LearningToSew

The dress at the top of this post was supposed to have long sleeves. In fact, I was using my own “candy corn party dress” pattern, which you can see below, but the pattern didn’t fit! So this is a little bit embarrassing! After I attached the cuff to the dress’s sleeve (see image below) and sewed up the sides, I tried the bodice on … Continue reading Tips and tricks for beginners learning to sew: What if doll clothes don’t fit? @ ChellyWood.com #SewingTips #LearningToSew

The doll faces the camera straight-on in this photo. The image shows Skipper modeling a pair of pink long capri pants or ankle pants with a sleeveless shirt of cotton, made with a fabric that has zig-zagging stripes in pink, red, and white plus tiny red hearts dotted across the zig-zag pattern. The watermark reminds you to go to ChellyWood.com for free printable PDF sewing patterns.

Free printable PDF sewing patterns for Skipper and other 10″ dolls @ ChellyWood.com #AmSewing #DollClothes

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Last week I gave you the ankle pants, and yesterday I gave you the tutorial video for making the shirt, which should fit your 10 inch (25.4 cm) dolls. Today’s blog post is simply placing all of the latest tutorial videos and patterns in one location for easy access … Continue reading Free printable PDF sewing patterns for Skipper and other 10″ dolls @ ChellyWood.com #AmSewing #DollClothes