Have you made doll clothes for your children and others? If you enjoy making these little pieces, then you’ve discovered a delightful and rewarding hobby. On the other hand, if you are looking for a hobby to challenge your creativity and sewing skills, look no further.

Sewing doll clothes can be done with a sewing machine, hand stitching, or a combination of both. The models range from making original designs to buying more difficult and complex ones.

Accessories are other elements needed to complete or expand a wardrobe. Scarves, belts, bags, purses, sandals and jewels are easily made with decorative trims and applications, ribbons, buttons or fabric scraps.

Talents required:

  • Basic sewing skills

  • Knowledge of the fabric

  • Clothing construction

  • Create or read patterns

  • Crochet

  • Knitwear

  • Embroidery

  • Creativity

  • Imagination

  • Patience

Easy patterns are made from stretchy fabrics that do not fray, cotton, felt, or a variety of synthetic fabrics. No sewing skills will be required. Non-sewers like to use glue or binding materials.

Challenging models will include historical, action figures and collectible doll clothing. Knowledge of the different types of historical fabrics is essential to increase authenticity.

You may want to design your own fashions. Free templates are available online or templates can be purchased. The niche you choose to be creative will determine the availability of templates. This hobby will grow as you mature through the different stages or change your interests.

Types of dolls:

  • Plastic: soft, hard and vinyl

  • Tissue

  • Wood

  • Straw

  • Papier mache

  • Leather

  • Wax

  • Bisque

  • Porcelain

  • Composition

This hobby is interesting and endless as there are a variety of dolls wearing dresses in the United States and other countries. Dolls are like people; they are everywhere.

Children who play with dolls love to dress up and undress their dolls. The assembly of fashions can be made simple or more complex depending on the age of the child. Children will role-play or act out stories. Dolls are the actors and this is one of the many reasons for an extended wardrobe.

Are you looking for a hobby to share with your child? This sewing activity that can be fun as well as educational. This hobby can be considered both an art and a craft.

In summary, doll clothing manufacturing can be limited to your current family, gifts for other family and friends, replace or design appropriate collectible doll designs, or contribute to a national or international charity of your choice.

Handcrafted by Artists

There are so many scam websites out there that “sell” reborns dolls and countless other stores such as eBay and Amazon, that sell illegal copies of sculpts. DO NOT buy these! If you love reborns and want to continue to see these works of art, you need to purchase direct from trusted artists and ensure they are authentic kits!

When you purchase a reborn from Best Reborns, you will always be purchasing an authentic sculpt sourced from trusted dealers only. In doing so, we are supporting the very talented sculptors who make it possible for reborn artists, like us, to create these works of art, that you love so much.

Support our industry, sculptors and artist, by only buying authentic.

Make With Love

Best Reborns® is a mom-owned and operated, eco inspired and environmentally responsible reborn dolls store. Our mission is to keep our little ones safe and happy while supporting our sustainable fingerprint on the planet.

The whole philosophy of BestReborns is that through lifelike silicone reborn dolls, children and grown-ups can live a life full of love.

Children are gifts to the world, their spirits are filled with innocence and happiness, and all grown-ups were once children. BestReborns always represents pure love.

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