This is the first of my Cabbage Patch winter doll clothes patterns and I know your doll will love it! Depending on what fabric you choose to make this Fur Trimmed Jacket pattern, it can become a ……Read More
Because I do a lot of sewing I am often asked, ‘What sewing machine do you use?’ The person asking is usually looking to buy a new sewing machine and as there are so many machines available today, they are wanting a little guidance so that they can be more confident in buying a sewing machine that has been recommended. This tends to indicate that the machine has been tried and tested by someone else so should be reliable and perfect for them. I am always happy to let them know what sewing machine I am using but ……..Read More
T-shirts are the most versatile piece of clothing in anyone’s wardrobe and it is the same for your doll which is why these are ‘must have’ doll clothes patterns for your 18 ½ inch Cabbage Patch Kid dolls. It is the perfect pattern for both girl and boy Cabbage Patch dolls. They can be worn….Read More
I absolutely love it when customers send me in photos of their doll clothes creations using my doll clothes patterns. It is fantastic to see the wonderful results using different fabric and colors and even some alterations to my patterns. I thought it was time to share some of those photos again.Read More
Wow, it certainly has been a long and challenging process having my How to Make Doll Clothes course made into a physical DVD product. But I am over the moon to finally be able to announce that it has arrived! Yes, you can now purchase my ‘How to Make Doll Clothes’ video course as a DVD set so you can keep it forever.
The course has over 130 videos, and you still receive the 8 Free 18 inch Doll Clothes PDF Patterns with their own video tutorials where I show you step-by-step how to complete the outfit. This means that when you purchase my How to Make Doll Clothes’ DVD set you receive a whopping 10 DVDs with all the videos and 1 CD with the PDF pattern pieces and instructions.Read More
T-shirts are the most versatile piece of clothing in anyone’s wardrobe and it is the same for your doll which is why this is a ‘must have’ doll clothes pattern for your 18 inch, American Girl and Australian Girl dolls.
T-shirts can be worn under tank tops, with shorts, skirts, tights or jeans. And depending on what fabric you make them out of, they can be dressy or casual. Made from shiny spandex or panne velvet and teamed with a gorgeous petti skirt your doll will be ready to dance the night away. Or using cotton jersey or the fabric from your old t-shirt, you can make a cool t-shirt for your doll to just ‘chill out’ in.Read More
I have had a number of emails recently asking where I purchased the various tools or sewing materials that I use when sewing my doll clothes patterns. This got me thinking that there are probably tons more people who would like to know where these things are available. So below is a list of various tools, fabrics and notions that I have had queries on. I explain where I purchased mine and ……….Read More
It is just over a year since I went live with Rosie’s Doll Clothes Patterns and it is with great excitement that I re-launch my ‘New Look’ website. I have been absolutely blown away by the response from all my wonderful customers, the feedback and encouragement has been awesome – Thank you!
As with all new adventures, you find some things work really well, and some things need a little tweaking. After listening to all your feedback, I am happy to say there have been some changes ………Read More
I love hearing from my customers and learning the tips that they have discovered whilst making my doll clothes patterns. I thought I would share one of those tips with you today.
Debbi emailed me with a great idea to make the straps on my summer Nightie doll clothes pattern even easier. Make the tubes and turn to the right side the same way I do then…
1. Sew two rows of stitching to make a casing down the centre making sure ……..Read More
Every doll needs a pair of winter pyjamas so this pattern is for all my customers who have been asking for my Winter Pyjama doll clothes pattern in the 18 ½ inch Cabbage Patch Kid size. It includes a collared, long sleeve shirt with easy Velcro fastening at the front and long pants. If you have just made a pair of pyjamas for your daughter/granddaughter, you may have enough fabric left over to make matching pj’s for her doll. Wow, I can just see how excited your little girl will be going to bed with her doll wearing matching jammies!
Because this includes ……Read More