Doll Tips & Tutorials

How To Make A Bed for Your 8-inch Caring For Baby Doll

Do you have one of the tiny 8-inch baby dolls, such as the one from the Caring For Baby set from American Girl? Check out this crafty tutorial to make a darling little bed that's just the right size!

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How To Make A Doll-Sized Jump Rope!

We can’t believe it’s a new year already! With a new year, comes new goals. For many, it's time to make fitness a priority and we'd love to get our dolls in on that action too! Fitness should be fun, right? One way to exercise and play at the same time is by jumping rope! It’s fun to do by yourself or with a group. So join along in this tutorial with us and make your doll a jump rope that can look like it’s really in action!

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December 21, 2021


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Christmas 2021 Cookie Exchange For Dolls!

Check out this delicious post with Shari Fuller! She's sharing her favorite holiday cookie recipes with us! Yum!! Even better they are doll-sized which is just too cute!

Do you have a favorite holiday cookie recipe? I'd love to know! Let's make this a cookie exchange and you can share your favorite in the comments below!

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December 07, 2021


How To Make An Inkwell For Dolls Such As Felicity

Does your historical character doll love to write? Maybe she needs a new set of writing essentials!  In this three-part tutorial series we'll show you how to make items for dolls such as Felicity Merriman, that she would have used in her reading and writing lessons all the way back in 1774!

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November 16, 2021


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Colonial Period Fashion: 1770s Looks Your Dolls Will Love!

We’ve put together the ultimate guide to help you make a historically accurate late-eighteenth century look for your 18-inch doll, focusing specifically on the period between 1770-1790s.

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September 28, 2021


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How To Make A Miniature Fabric Bound Book

Fall is here and along with it colder rainy days –  what better time is there to devote lots of time to reading? Some schools have reading lists, libraries have reading challenges, but besides all that, books are a great way to travel and explore new lands and times! Our dolls love to read, so we decided to make them a fabric-bound book that really opens and closes. Now they want a whole bookshelf full! Do your dolls like to read, too? Follow along to make them an easy book or two! Then cuddle up by the fire and read to your hearts content!

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September 21, 2021


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8-inch Caring For Baby Doll Review

We’ve put together the ultimate resource guide for the 8-inch American Girl® baby doll. This doll was released as part of the Truly Me line, in an accessory set called Caring for Baby™ Set. Since its release, this mini baby doll has won the hearts of many American Girl® fans. We’ll be giving you an overview of the doll’s features, a comparison to other similar dolls, as well as some project ideas. 

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