Free Tutorial Fleece Ear and Neck Warmers for 18 inch dolls

Free Tutorial Ear and Neck warmers SuzyMStudio

Hi Everyone! It’s cold and beautiful outside!                                                                        I just finished this set for my doll to share with you. A very cozy ear and neck warmer tutorial for this season.                                                                                                  You are going to need about half a yard of fleece, matching thread, snaps and felt buttons.                                                                                                                                       I am using a conventional sewing machine with polyester thread and a stretch or ball point needle. I also adjusted the sewing machine to medium tension and medium stitches length.                                                                                                                                      Note: This tutorial was designed for fleece fabric, if you try another fabric you may need to make some adjustments. For good results, cut the pattern on the grain line marked on the graphics.                                                                                                           Happy sewing!

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1- Cut the patterns pieces on the right grain line, on fold, 2 of each.

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2-Right sides together, place the ear warmer and the neck warmer on the matching piece and pin them together leaving about 2 inches open at the center to turn. You can use another fleece color for the lining if you desire.

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3-Stitch them together, sewing allowance is about ¼ inch.

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4-Trim the corners.

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5-Turn inside out, I am using a crochet hook to help.

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6-Using matching thread and needle, sew both openings by hand.

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7-Align the fabric and pin to keep the fleece in place before you topstitch.

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8-Topstitch both all the way around close to the edge while removing pins as you sew.

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9- Finishing the ear warmer: Sew on the snaps. Note, fleece stretches, so measure the head of your doll for the right snap placement.

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10-For the embellishment I am using felt buttons I found at a craft store. You can substitute them for bows, flowers, etc… if you like.

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11- On the right side, sew the felt buttons on the neck warmer, by hand.

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12- On the wrong side, sew the snaps matching both ends.

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Fleece Ear and Neck warmer tutorial SuzyMStudio

Get the PDF sewing graphics, just click on the link below:

Fleece Ear and Neck Warmer Free Tutorial 18 inch SuzyMStudio

I hope you like it. If you have questions or suggestions, please contact me.                                                                                                                                                                    Yes, you can share it! I just ask you to keep the link and don’t change any part of it. I would do the same with you.

Thank you and Happy sewing!


Slouchy Pullover Pattern Errata.

Hi Everyone!


There were some little mistakes on the last Pattern ”Slouchy Pullover” that was already fixed and replaced last Thursday night. Anyway, if you bought it before this date you are going to receive a new copy this coming week. The instructions and sequence are exactly the same; I just edited the misspelled word on the cover and the numbers 41 and 42. Sorry for inconvenience and have a wonderful weekend!


Slouchy Pullover and Variations – PDF Sewing Pattern

Hi Everyone! New Pattern is listed!

Trendy style and great for Fall and Winter!
This pattern includes: High Low Slouchy Pullover sweater with heart applique, Mini Dress and belt and Cropped Pullover with lined detachable hood.
Made to fit 18 inch doll and suitabale for cotton knit fabrics.
You will need snaps,small metal or plastic rings and some hand sewing. No velcro needed.

It’s available on, Etsy and Craftsy. Hope you like it! Any question, please contact me. Happy sewing :-)

Slouchy Pullover and Variations Pattern SuzyMStudio

Tulip Dress and Variations – PDF Sewing Pattern

Hi Everyone!

I just finished another pattern.   This is an old design and a very versatile pattern. The bodice of the dress ties at the shoulder and the skirt has a very interesting shape, with or without ruffle.

The pattern includes Tulip dress, Peplum top with shoulder variation, and the classic dress style with gathered skirt, long or short version. Made to fit 18 inch dolls, medium level, suitable for cotton fabrics.

It’s available on SuzyMStudio Pattern site, Etsy and Craftsy.

Any question, please contact me. Happy sewing!

Here some pictures!

Tulip Dress and Variations Sewing Pattern

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