Tinkerbell-inspired wings – FREE PATTERN!

Tinkerbell-inspired wings – FREE PATTERN!

I watched a tutorial video by Fancy Fairy recently where she used a product that I had never considered for wing making.  Let me tell you, it works great!  With Halloween coming up, I wanted to give you all a little “treat” so I designed a pair of Tinkerbell-inspired...
Mori Flower Embellishment – HOW TO

Mori Flower Embellishment – HOW TO

I recently published the Mori Girl Ruffled Dress and Shrug patterns for A Girl for All Time® dolls.  I had a few requests from my testers and customers to do a video showing how to assemble the Bonus Flower Embellishment that is included in the pattern.  So here it...
Easy Sleeveless Lined Bodices – HOW TO

Easy Sleeveless Lined Bodices – HOW TO

Have you been confused by how to sew a sleeveless lined bodice?  Watch as I break down the construction steps in this short video tutorial! Watch this video on YouTube Are you interested in the Mori Girl Ruffled Dress pattern featured in this video?  Get it here:...
Edge Finishing – HOW TO

Edge Finishing – HOW TO

Finishing the edges of unlined doll garments can be challenging because of their small size and small seam allowances.  Today I’m going to share with you a technique I’ve learned to make finishing edges a breeze!  This method results in a nice clean edge that won’t...
Working with Knits – TIPS & TRICKS!

Working with Knits – TIPS & TRICKS!

Do you avoid sewing with knits because it seems too hard or intimidating?  You’re not alone!  When I first started sewing, I avoided sewing with knits because I had heard that they were very hard to work with.  But it turns out that you just need to know a few...
Eliminate Shoulder Bulk – How To!

Eliminate Shoulder Bulk – How To!

Would you like to learn an easy little trick to eliminate shoulder bulk?  This works particularly well for: Lined, sleeveless bodices and shirts; Shirts and bodices for smaller dolls; Shirts and bodices made out of sheer fabric; When you’re using fabric with a...
DIY Make Patterns with Duct Tape!

DIY Make Patterns with Duct Tape!

I’d like to show you a method I use to make slopers (basic pattern) for dolls that I don’t already have one for or to alter existing patterns to fit other dolls.  The sample I make in the video is for a sleeveless shirt, but you can use this method to make other...
DIY STEAMPUNK WINGS PART 3 – FREE PATTERN

DIY STEAMPUNK WINGS PART 3 – FREE PATTERN

It’s time to put our wings together!  Welcome to Part 3 of the Steampunk Wing series.  In this video, we will be assembling all the pieces we prepared in the first two videos.  You will notice that this video has a somewhat quicker pace than my previous videos.  I...
DIY Steampunk Wings Part 2 – FREE Pattern

DIY Steampunk Wings Part 2 – FREE Pattern

Welcome to Part 2 of the Steampunk Wing series.  In this video, we will be preparing all the body pieces, the spacers in the straps. I have outlined all the products and tools you will need for this portion of the project below.  Please note that I found some errors...