Image of Mattel's Curvy Barbie ™ wearing a tailored crop-top with embroidery floss fringe and floral-printed shorts. The outfit is in a lovely lilac-and-purple color. Overlay says, "Chelly Wood dot com: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials for dolls' clothes"

Preview of FREE #CurvyBarbie Shorts and Shirt #Patterns

Here’s a preview of the outfit I’ll be showing out how to make this week. The crop top is primarily designed to fit the new Curvy Barbie™ from Mattel’s Fashionista™ line. However, it can be altered to fit Lammily™, and my video will show you how to alter the pattern by creating cloth-covered buttons and embroidery floss loops that widen the top at the back: … Continue reading Preview of FREE #CurvyBarbie Shorts and Shirt #Patterns

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Free printable #CurvyBarbie #DollClothes Patterns

Yesterday and the day before, I posted my free printable patterns for the high-low dress modeled by my Curvy Barbie™ and Tammy dolls in this video. The video shows you how to use my patterns to create a high-low dress of your own. The patterns can also be found under “Curvy Fashion Doll Clothes Patterns” on the Doll Clothes Patterns page (see link). Need help printing my patterns? … Continue reading Free printable #CurvyBarbie #DollClothes Patterns

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#TheDollEvolves to wear my FREE #CurvyBarbie™ #DressPattern

Here’s the pattern for the bodice for the high-low dress that fits Mattel’s Curvy Barbie™ and my vintage Tammy doll. Yesterday I posted the skirt pattern, so you can make the lovely high-low dress that I showcased on Monday. Did you notice what other item of clothing is offered on this pattern? That’s right! Shorts! So you could create a crop top and shorts from … Continue reading #TheDollEvolves to wear my FREE #CurvyBarbie™ #DressPattern

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Here’s the 1st of 2 FREE patterns for #Curvy #Barbies™ hi-low dress:

This is just the first of two patterns I’ve designed to fit Mattel’s new Curvy Barbie™ from the Fashionista line. It also fits my vintage Tammy Doll from idea (see yesterday’s picture gallery). Tomorrow I’ll post the bodice portion of the pattern (and it will have a little surprise on it). So check back tomorrow for the next pattern! Feel free to pin, like, or tweet … Continue reading Here’s the 1st of 2 FREE patterns for #Curvy #Barbies™ hi-low dress:

Image of African American Fashionista Curvy Barbie from Mattel, posing in a yellow dress with a high-low skirt overlapped in filmy tulle. She poses with one hand in her hair and the other against the skirt's folds. Overlay says, "ChellyWood.com: Free printable sewing patterns and tutorials."

I’ve created a pattern for #Fashionista #CurvyBarbie™!

Yessss! Here it is! I’ve finally created a dress pattern that fits Mattel’s new Curvy Barbie™ from the Fashionista line. Incidentally, it also fits my vintage Tammy Doll from Ideal: Doesn’t she look cute in that modern-style dress? I’d like to thank Marsha for inspiring the high-low skirt on this doll. She’s a Facebook friend of mine who asked me if I’d ever designed a … Continue reading I’ve created a pattern for #Fashionista #CurvyBarbie™!

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

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

Image of Tammy doll in black dress with harlequin pinafore (renaissance style)

Create a #Crafty #Renaissance Costume for Your #Vintage Tammy Doll

On Monday I showed you how the whole thing looks when it’s done. Tuesday I shared my free, printable pattern for Tammy doll’s Renaissance dress. Yesterday I showed you the video for putting together Tammy’s gown (or shift). Today’s video shows you how to piece together her pinafore. There’s something missing though! What about the snood? Here’s a video that shows you how to make … Continue reading Create a #Crafty #Renaissance Costume for Your #Vintage Tammy Doll

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

Sew a #WeddingDress for a #Vintage Doll (Like #Barbie or Tammy Dolls)

This week on my blog, I’ve offered a free, printable pattern for making a ball gown for a vintage Tammy doll (made by Ideal). The video below shows you how to use that pattern to make Tammy a wedding dress or fancy, long-sleeved gown like the black one pictured in the photo I showed you Monday. I realize this video says it’s for Momoko, but … Continue reading Sew a #WeddingDress for a #Vintage Doll (Like #Barbie or Tammy Dolls)