This photo shows a Rainbow High Sheryl doll modeling a pair of shorts, a long-sleeved T-shirt, and a pair of mauve plastic high-heeled shoes. The words "free pattern" overlap the photo, and the ChellyWood.com logo is in the corner. The whole text and images are framed by a light blue linen square.

Sew a pair of shorts and a long-sleeved shirt for Rainbow High dolls w/ free patterns #DollClothesPatterns #SummerSewing

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Yesterday I gave you the pattern and tutorial for making just the shirt. Well here’s a nice summer outfit combination with the long-sleeved jersey-fabric shirt paired with lightweight cotton print shorts. To make the fashions you see in the photo above, you’ll want to make your shorts out of … Continue reading Sew a pair of shorts and a long-sleeved shirt for Rainbow High dolls w/ free patterns #DollClothesPatterns #SummerSewing

Inside a light turquoise blue frame, we see the words "free pattern" along with a photo of a Rainbow High doll modeling a T-shirt with long sleeves over some sort of doll clothing item made of pink fabric with tiny strawberries (skirt, pants, or shorts could be possible). The ChellyWood.com logo appears in the corner.

Let’s sew a long-sleeved jersey-fabric shirt for Rainbow High dolls w/today’s free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #Handmade #DollClothesPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. It may be summer in the northern hemisphere, but for all my followers in the southern hemisphere of this beautiful earth, winter is underway. So today’s pattern is for all of you living below the equator! You’ll need a long-sleeved shirt for your Rainbow High dollies, to keep her … Continue reading Let’s sew a long-sleeved jersey-fabric shirt for Rainbow High dolls w/today’s free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #Handmade #DollClothesPatterns

In this featured image, we see the words "free pattern" hovering over a photo of a Made-to-Move Barbie wearing a harlequin-like costume, including bi-colored pants and a puff-sleeve top. The ChellyWood.com logo appears in the corner. There's a purple cotton fabric background with tiny white polka dots behind all elements of this image.

Here’s another Renaissance Faire costume for Barbie w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #Freebies #DollClothesPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Like yesterday’s blog post, this outfit appears in my Romeo and Juliet with Dolls stop motion video. In the past, I’ve referred to this as a “Harlequin” costume because of the fabric I used for the shirt, which coordinates so nicely with the bi-colored pants. And yes, I know … Continue reading Here’s another Renaissance Faire costume for Barbie w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #Freebies #DollClothesPatterns

In a purple polka dot frame, we see a photo of a Made-to-Move Barbie doll modeling a true Musketeer-style cosplay costume or renaissance faire outfit, including the boots, pants, tunic, jacket, and fancy hat with a feather. The overlaid words say, "free pattern" and the ChellyWood.com logo appears in one corner.

Make a “Three Musketeers” costume for fashion dolls w/these free PDF sewing patterns @ ChellyWood.com #RenFaire #DollClothesPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. It has been a long time since I’ve posted anything related to my Romeo and Juliet with Dolls stop motion video, so I think I’m due to post more of these patterns. In the past, all of these patterns were available here, but since they are some of my … Continue reading Make a “Three Musketeers” costume for fashion dolls w/these free PDF sewing patterns @ ChellyWood.com #RenFaire #DollClothesPatterns

A purple and turquoise blue quilt frames the words "how do you box your doll clothes" which float above a 3-D photo of a box wrapped in craft paper with a turquoise blue ribbon delicately tied around the box. The ChellyWood.com logo appears to one side of the text and photo.

How do you box your doll clothes for mailing (shipping)? #Handmade #DollClothesPatterns

The ensemble shown at the top of this page was part of a doll clothes gift I made for a friend’s little girl, Navy. What a cool name this little girl has, don’t you think? Navy? I love it! That’s even a color of fabric! Okay, so when I gave her this gift, consisting of all these handmade doll clothes, how did I package them? … Continue reading How do you box your doll clothes for mailing (shipping)? #Handmade #DollClothesPatterns

A turquoise blue linen square frames a photo of a vintage Ideal Tammy doll wearing handmade doll clothes that include a three-tier skirt and a reversible tank top summer shirt. The overlay says "fee pattern" and offers an image of the Chelly Wood dot com logo.

Make a summer outfit for Ideal Tammy or Pedigree Sindy dolls with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #PedigreeSindy #IdealTammy #DollClothesPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Today’s patterns will fit your vintage Ideal Tammy or Pedigree Sindy dolls. Now I have to make a little disclaimer here, right out of the gate… I don’t own a Sindy doll. I’m saying these patterns will fit Pedigree Sindy dolls, based only on what people have told me. … Continue reading Make a summer outfit for Ideal Tammy or Pedigree Sindy dolls with free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #PedigreeSindy #IdealTammy #DollClothesPatterns

With a turquoise blue background, two photos of the same skirt are shown under the words "free pattern" and the ChellyWood.com logo. the photo on the left shows an Ideal Tammy doll or vintage Pedigree Sindy doll modeling handmade doll clothes that include a summer tank top and a three tier skirt. The photo on the right is a close-up of the three-tier skirt, which appears to be made of two different fabrics: the top layer is a pink fabric; the middle layer is a white cotton fabric with multicolored polka dots including different shades of pink, grey, and turquoise blue dots; the bottom layer of the skirt is a pink ruffle made of the same pink cotton solid-colored fabric as the top section of the skirt. Under the skirt, the doll wears silver cowboy boots.

Make a pretty doll’s skirt with ruffles for vintage Ideal Tammy or Pedigree Sindy dolls @ ChellyWood.com #PedigreeSindy #IdealTammy #DollClothesPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Last week I gave you the pattern and tutorial video for making the reversible tank top shown in today’s video, and today you can learn how to make the cute and summery 3-tier skirt for your vintage Ideal Tammy or Pedigree Sindy dolls. To make this skirt, you’ll need cotton … Continue reading Make a pretty doll’s skirt with ruffles for vintage Ideal Tammy or Pedigree Sindy dolls @ ChellyWood.com #PedigreeSindy #IdealTammy #DollClothesPatterns

On a purple polka dot background we see an African or African American Petite Barbie modeling a white shorts outfit made of cotton printed with tiny dots in pastel colors. Her shorts have a high waist and her tank top has straps. They are separate garments. She wears white plastic high heels. The overlay says, "free pattern" and we see the Chelly Wood dot com logo in one corner.

Sew high-waisted shorts and a reversible tank top for Petite Barbie w/today’s FREE patterns @ ChellyWood.com #LittleThings #DollClothesPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Isn’t my Petite Barbie adorable in this little shorts outfit with a high waist? I just love this look on her! And did you see the heading? The tank top is reversible! I have a word of warning though… If I was going to make this tank top for … Continue reading Sew high-waisted shorts and a reversible tank top for Petite Barbie w/today’s FREE patterns @ ChellyWood.com #LittleThings #DollClothesPatterns

Inside a turquoise blue linen square, there's a photo of a Tall Fashionista Barbie wearing a handmade strappy pink sundress and the words "free pattern" are angled above the photo. Below these words is the logo for ChellyWood.com

Sew a Tall Barbie Dress w/Free Pattern #SummerDress #DollClothesPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. This tutorial is unlike some of the other sundress tutorials I’ve created because it’s designed to hide your gathers inside the bodice of the dress. This makes it a little more difficult than most of my other sundress patterns. That’s why the pattern is marked with four flowers. If … Continue reading Sew a Tall Barbie Dress w/Free Pattern #SummerDress #DollClothesPatterns

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

The image shows a typical fashion doll like Barbie wearing a handmade skirt of holiday fabric and a blouse made of solid color yellow fabric. The skirt appears to be made of shamrock print cotton fabric, but there are tiny yellow shamrocks in the print, which matches the yellow of her blouse. The logo reminds us to go to ChellyWood.com for free printable PDF sewing patterns to make our 4th of July or other holiday outfits for doll clothes.

Make a 4th of July Outfit for Barbie w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #IndependenceDay #DollClothesPatterns

For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. If you’re from the United States, like I am, you’re probably wondering, “What in the heck?” Yes, I’m re-posting my St. Patrick’s day maxi skirt with reversible blouse pattern for my Independence Day “inspiration” page! Use your imagination… What if you made the shamrock skirt out of one of … Continue reading Make a 4th of July Outfit for Barbie w/free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #IndependenceDay #DollClothesPatterns

In this image, we see a vintage Tammy doll (Ideal Toy Company) wearing a reversible tank top summer shirt. The words "free pattern" overshadow the photos of her displaying the two different sides to her shirt: one print and the other a solid cotton fabric. The logo for ChellyWood.com appears in the lower left corner.

Sew a REVERSIBLE summer “tank top” shirt for vintage Ideal Tammy dolls w/today’s free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #VintageToys #DollClothesPatterns

  For your free patterns and tutorial videos, please scroll down to the second set of bullets. Today’s tutorial shows you how to make a tank top to fit a vintage Ideal Tammy doll, but I’ve been told it will also fit vintage Pedigree Sindy dolls, which used the same body mold. The main difference between these two dolls, appears to be in the neck-and-head … Continue reading Sew a REVERSIBLE summer “tank top” shirt for vintage Ideal Tammy dolls w/today’s free patterns @ ChellyWood.com #VintageToys #DollClothesPatterns