I’ve never pretended to be a toy reviewer, but I certainly appreciate those who take the time to mention articulation in their doll reviews. An articulated doll is so much easier to design and sew clothes for than a doll with limited movement. So rather than calling this a toy review, I’m considering my brief video more of a sewing tip. Earlier this week, in … Continue reading #FridayFollow: Hearts4Hearts Girls #Dolls (a 14-inch Articulated #doll)
In the image above, you see my Curvy Barbie wearing a summery outfit of shorts and a sleeveless crop top. Of course the free, printable sewing patterns for this outfit are available right here on ChellyWood.com. (Scroll down for the new PDF pattern download and the MS Word download for these shorts and shirt combo.) Last week we asked whether or not Mattel’s Curvy would … Continue reading #TapeMeasureTuesday: What are Curvy Barbie’s measurements for sewing purposes?
This Lil Cutesie doll from JC Toys is so adorable in the candy cane holiday dress that I made for her! If you want to make this dress, simply download the free printable sewing patterns below and follow the instructions in the video tutorial above: Free printable dress pattern for 8-inch baby dolls Free printable diaper and sleeve patterns for 8 inch baby dolls Need … Continue reading Fun #sewing project for a #holiday dress for baby #dolls comes with free #patterns and tutorial video @ ChellyWood.com
Once again, you’ll need this diaper pattern to make the dress project we’re sewing this week because the diaper pattern also has the dress’s sleeve on it. Do you want to make the diaper along with this week’s dress? To revisit the diaper sewing tutorial, just click here. You can make the diaper in traditional white or use fabric that matches your baby doll’s dress. … Continue reading Baby #dolls’ #diapers are super easy to make with this free #DIY pattern @ ChellyWood.com
Once again, we’re previewing the sewing project we’re going to make this week, and it’s another little dress to fit 8-inch baby dolls, like the JC Toys Lil’ Cutesies doll you see on my handmade miniature quilt shown above (my mother-in-law made that gorgeous quilt). Tomorrow and Wednesday, I’ll offer the FREE printable sewing patterns. Then, on Thursday, I’ll post my free tutorial video, showing … Continue reading Sew a #CandyCane dress for your 8″ baby #Dolls w/FREE #craft patterns @ ChellyWood.com
For easy access, here’s a more direct link to the free fashion doll pattern shown in the image above: Free fashion doll bodice pattern Please click the link above and follow these instructions to easily download, save, and print my free patterns. When I first posted this pattern, it was part of a Barbie and Ken wedding ensemble, but this week I’m showing you how … Continue reading Free #sewing pattern for Barbie #dolls’ #DIY shirt @ ChellyWood.com
Do you know a little girl between the ages of three and ten years old? Most girls that age LOVE to play with Barbie dolls. If you want an easy-to-sew holiday gift for little girls, consider making them half a dozen Barbie skirts and tops, using a variety of fabrics. In just an hour or two, you will have a doll wardrobe that promises hours … Continue reading Barbie #dolls skirt #sewing project for #holiday gift-giving (EASY!) w/FREE #patterns @ ChellyWood.com