Crissy’s ready for beach combing in this summer outfit made with free patterns from ChellyWood.com #AmSewing #DollClothes

  Scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free PDF sewing patterns. Crissy dolls were “created in the Ideal Toy Corporation’s prototype department in 1968,” according to Wikipedia. My cousin, Virginia, and I both got one for Christmas in about 1974 or 1975, and we absolutely loved them! But today, it’s hard to find sewing patterns for Crissy dolls. For one thing, … Continue reading Crissy’s ready for beach combing in this summer outfit made with free patterns from ChellyWood.com #AmSewing #DollClothes

This photograph shows a Crissy doll wearing a handmade shift dress and blue plastic shoes in front of a turquoise mottled background screen. The watermark reminds us to visit ChellyWood.com for the free pattern to make this "sailor-style" shift dress with a round collar trimmed in ribbon. Click on the link in the caption to find the free printable PDF sewing pattern for this short shift dress.

Sew a little “sailor-style” shift dress for your vintage Crissy dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewFun #DollClothes

Scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free PDF sewing patterns. Whenever I create a brand new pattern, I have to make a blog post that connects the gallery page to the pattern and tutorials. That’s what today’s blog post is all about. Now collars can be challenging for beginners, but this little sailor-style shift dress is made of easy-to-sew felt! So … Continue reading Sew a little “sailor-style” shift dress for your vintage Crissy dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #SewFun #DollClothes

In this graphic, we see a BFC Ink doll standing so she faces a little to our right. She wears a pink sleeveless crop top shirt (which is also reversible) and a pair of indigo blue denim cropped pants or capris. The left side of the graphic shows a white sewing machine. There are words at the bottom of the sewing machine which say, "Let's sew..." followed by "a summer outfit for BFC Ink dolls." The watermark in the corner of the graphic image tells where you can go to get the free printable PDF sewing patterns for making this outfit: ChellyWood.com

Let’s sew a pair of denim capris and a summer top for BFC Ink dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #SewingPatterns

Scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free PDF sewing patterns. Today’s sewing patterns and tutorial videos will help you make the outfit shown at the top of this page. You may have seen my recent pioneer dress tutorial video, which featured a doll I called “my niece, Emily.” The doll who played my niece in that video is actually a BFC … Continue reading Let’s sew a pair of denim capris and a summer top for BFC Ink dolls w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes #SewingPatterns

The image shows a 1970s vintage Crissy doll from Ideal Toy Corporation wearing handmade doll clothes on the right side of a text box. The doll is dressed in a yellow square-neck shirt with shoulder-length sleeves that end in lace. The bottom of her shirt is also trimmed in lace. Beneath the lace, we see the elastic waist of her denim capri pants. She wears denim sneakers that match. The text box contains a graphic image of a sewing machine that says "Let's sew" and beneath this the phrase is completed with... ["Let's sew] ... a pair of capris for Crissy." At the bottom of the combined text box and photograph, the URL ChellyWood.com is provided.

Let’s Sew a Pair of Denim Capris for Ideal Crissy Dolls w/Free Pattern @ ChellyWood.com #VintageToys #CrissyDoll

Scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free PDF sewing pattern. This week’s tutorial shows you how to sew a pair of denim capri pants to fit 18-inch dolls with pre-teen bodies (like the vintage Crissy doll from Ideal and the wonderfully articulated BFC Ink dolls). This capri pants pattern will NOT fit the 18-inch American Girl dolls and other dolls with … Continue reading Let’s Sew a Pair of Denim Capris for Ideal Crissy Dolls w/Free Pattern @ ChellyWood.com #VintageToys #CrissyDoll

The image shows a Blueberry Muffin doll from the vintage 1980s Strawberry Shortcake doll collection by Kenner. The cute little 5 inch doll wears a handmade doll dress, and the overlay says "Strawberry Shortcake Doll Dress: with free patterns" and offers the URL ChellyWood.com (where you can download the free printable PDF sewing pattern for this and other doll clothes to fit 3 and a half inch or 4 inch or 5 inch dolls from the Strawberry Shortcake doll collection).

Sew a sun dress for 3 inch to 5 inch Strawberry Shortcake dolls w/free pattern! #StrawberryShortcake #dolls

Are you looking for the patterns? Scroll down to the second set of bullets. Today’s blog post is actually a re-post of one from about a year ago. It’s not a bad idea to remind my regular followers that I have some teeny-tiny doll clothes patterns available as well as the patterns for bigger dolls. So that’s what today’s blog post is all about. Today’s … Continue reading Sew a sun dress for 3 inch to 5 inch Strawberry Shortcake dolls w/free pattern! #StrawberryShortcake #dolls

The image shows three simple to sew outfits for vintage Pepper dolls: a pair of pants with a shirt, a floral skirt with a sleeveless top, and a set of underwear (or a bikini style swimsuit). This image comes from ChellyWood.com where you can find hundreds of free printable sewing patterns for making doll clothes to fit dolls of many shapes and all different sizes.

FREE Vintage Pepper Doll Clothes Sewing Patterns (Gallery)

Please click on the doll clothes you would like to make. Not what you’re looking for? Behind the scenes, I’m creating a series of classes that will teach you how to design your own doll clothes. My classes will be available through C&T Publishing’s Creative Spark platform, starting in 2022. Click on the link provided to learn more about my own classes and the other wonderful courses you can take … Continue reading FREE Vintage Pepper Doll Clothes Sewing Patterns (Gallery)

In this image, we see a vintage Pepper doll (in this photo the doll faces to her right) wearing a handmade floral multicolored cotton skirt and a handmade yellow felt sleeveless shirt. The doll's cheeks are pink, and her hair curls in front of her tiny ears.

More free doll clothes patterns for vintage Pepper dolls! @ ChellyWood.com #PepperDoll #Collectibles

For your free pattern, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Just look at those adorable freckles on my vintage Pepper doll! Isn’t she the sweetest thing ever? Two weeks ago I gave you the patterns for a pair of pants and this same shirt for Pepper dolls, so now I have a total of two outfits for her on this website. That’s … Continue reading More free doll clothes patterns for vintage Pepper dolls! @ ChellyWood.com #PepperDoll #Collectibles

Would you like to make this cute shirt and pants for your vintage Pepper doll? Click on the link in the caption to navigate to the page where you can find free printable PDF sewing patterns and tutorials for making this outfit. The image shows a vintage Pepper doll from the Ideal Tammy family of dolls, wearing a handmade sleeveless shirt (made of pink felt) and a pair of elastic waist pants (made of bright pink cotton with tiny pale pink flowers speckled across the fabric as a pretty and feminine print). The doll also wears a tan plastic safari-like hat (which is actually a Mattel Creatable World hat).

Let’s sew some doll clothes for vintage Pepper dolls @ ChellyWood.com #TammyDoll #VintageToys

For your free pattern, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. For a long time I’ve wanted to make a gallery of free printable PDF sewing patterns to fit my vintage Pepper dolls. So when I discovered that my Creatable World dolls’ clothes also fit Pepper, I decided it was time to build that gallery. Today’s Pepper doll clothes patterns and tutorial videos … Continue reading Let’s sew some doll clothes for vintage Pepper dolls @ ChellyWood.com #TammyDoll #VintageToys

Laid out on a pale blue canvas, we see items of doll clothes in a gold-and-white color ensemble. This wardrobe will fit Sunshine Family female parent dolls, and it consists of a skirt, a pair of pants, two felt shirts, a purse, and one vintage dress. All but the dress are handmade doll clothes designed and sewn by Chelly Wood.

My 8″ doll clothes are for sale on eBay including a vintage Sunshine Family dress #SunshineFamily #VintageToys

This week I’m parting with some of my handmade doll clothes in my eBay store. You may remember seeing some of the doll clothes in the photo above in a few tutorials and patterns here on ChellyWood.com. I’m really just trying to clean out my closet to make room for new projects. My doll clothes storage is PACKED! So I’m selling this and that to … Continue reading My 8″ doll clothes are for sale on eBay including a vintage Sunshine Family dress #SunshineFamily #VintageToys

Did you own a Barbie car? Join the conversation @ ChellyWood.com #VintageDolls #VintageToys

Do you remember any of the goodies pictured in my Barbie “World of Fashion” catalog from 1985? I own an old catalog insert that came with a Barbie from this era, and I’m selling this little catalog in my eBay store this week. As I got my Barbie catalog ready for this sale, I decided this would make a great blog topic! So I thought … Continue reading Did you own a Barbie car? Join the conversation @ ChellyWood.com #VintageDolls #VintageToys

The image shows the World of Love doll called "Love," who has dark brown hair worn in a sort of 1960's wave with an upward curl at the end. She wears a handmade purple felt sleeveless dress with eyelet trim. The dress is quite short, like the dresses of the late 1960's and early 1970's. If you'd like to make this easy-to-sew doll dress for your 8 inch or 9 inch doll, please visit ChellyWood.com for the free printable sewing pattern and tutorial video showing how to make this dress.

Easy felt dress to sew for your 8 or 9 Inch dolls w/ free doll clothes #SewingPatterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes

Please scroll down to the second set of bullets for the free printable PDF sewing pattern and links to any additional relevant tutorial videos. Last week we got some ideas for making “harvest pants” and a miniskirt-with-top combo for 8 inch or 9 inch dolls. Today’s easy sewing project is for the absolute beginners out there: sew a felt dress with eyelet trim. I’ve recently … Continue reading Easy felt dress to sew for your 8 or 9 Inch dolls w/ free doll clothes #SewingPatterns @ ChellyWood.com #DollClothes

The image shows a World of Love Flower doll modeling a pair of harvest-themed pants. You can sew a pair of pants like these using the free patterns on ChellyWood.com

Sew a pair of “harvest” pants and a long-sleeve shirt for your 8 or 9 Inch dolls w/#FreePatterns @ ChellyWood.com #HarvestTime

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 I’m giving you the free printable PDF sewing patterns and links to the tutorial videos showing how to make my “harvest” pants for 8 or 9 inch dolls and a long-sleeve shirt pattern plus tutorial video. Be advised that these … Continue reading Sew a pair of “harvest” pants and a long-sleeve shirt for your 8 or 9 Inch dolls w/#FreePatterns @ ChellyWood.com #HarvestTime