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How to Make Doll Shoes Without Sewing a Stitch

How to Make Doll Shoes Without Sewing a Stitch

Updated 1/12/2021 Making your own doll shoes can be intimidating. No doubt about it. But what if I told you that a couple secrets and a few fun new tools will change the way you think about crafting doll shoes forever? (We’ll get to all that in just a minute.) First, we promised to show you how to make doll shoes without sewing a stitch, so check out this quick video that shows you every step and just how easy it can be. But make sure to keep reading underneath the video to see… The perfect glue gun that makes...

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How To Make DIY Mini Halloween Candy For Dolls [Free Printable]

How To Make DIY Mini Halloween Candy For Dolls [Free Printable]

Today, we're featuring a super easy project to make mini Halloween candy for 18" dolls like American Girl and Our Generation. These will look sooo cute in your doll's trick or treat bag! We put together a free printable you can download and print out to for the candy wrappers. So all you'll need is something to put inside for filler. We used craft foam, but anything you have around the house will work. Click here to grab the free printable and then let's get started... Step 1: Cut out the wrapper and then cut a rectangle of craft foam about...

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How to Upcycle Old Sweaters into Cute Doll Vests

How to Upcycle Old Sweaters into Cute Doll Vests

Today, we're going to show you how to upcycle one of your unwanted sweaters into an adorable sweater vest for 18" dolls like American Girl and Our Generation dolls.All you need is your old sweater and some basic sewing supplies you probably already have to make this project.We've got you covered with the instructions and a free PDF pattern to make your own preppy sweater vest for your doll.  Click here to grab the Free Sweater Vest PDF sewing pattern now. For this project, (in addition to the pattern) you will need the following: 1/4 yard knit fabric or an old...

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10 Amazing Doll Sewing Tools You Need in Your Life

10 Amazing Doll Sewing Tools You Need in Your Life

Sewing for doll clothes is "sew" much fun, no doubt about that! But sometimes the cuteness that comes along with tiny things brings a certain frustration as well.  And that's why we put together this post of our top 10 doll sewing tools, perfect for stitching up small clothes. Some of these you might not even know exist, but you definitely need these in your life.These doll sewing tools will make your life easier and your sewing faster, so you can get to making even more doll clothes is less time. We've provided a link where you can get each...

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How to Sew Doll Tops into Dresses: Easy Drafting Anyone Can Do

How to Sew Doll Tops into Dresses: Easy Drafting Anyone Can Do

As a doll sewing enthusiast, you know how important it is to stretch every dollar when it comes to sewing patterns. And if you're anything like us, when we find a way to hack an existing pattern into something new, we get excited! So that's what we're sharing with you in this tutorial - an easy way to turn almost any doll top pattern into a fun A-line dress. For the purposes of this tutorial, we will use our Tribeca Blouse as an example, but you can easily use the techniques you'll learn to transform almost any top into an A-line...

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