Scale in Dolls & Fabric Things like 1/4, 1/3, etc get used a lot in dolls, often incorrectly. Scale is explained here, as well as how scale relates to fabric and how sewing changes at each doll size.
Color Blocking Have you ever really liked a design but wanted it to have, say, a band of different fabric down the front to make it more interesting? You need color blocking! This is a quick tutorial that shows you how to divide any pattern however you want!
How to Buy Fabric for Dolls Online How can you tell how well a fabric will work on dolls without touching it? If you can't find what you need in person, this will save you a lot of time, money, and 'wrong' fabric buying.
Ribbon! One of the most versatile trims, not all ribbon is the same and certain types work differently in miniature applications
Action Figure Sizing & Resizing Action figures come in many sizes, even at the same scale. This shows you how to adjust patterns for extra-large or weirdly shaped figures using an existing pattern instead of having to start from scratch.
Doll Sizing Articles
Integrity Dolls in Medium Girl Size Dolls that can't fit pre-made clothes can often share patterns. Integrity dolls like Fashion Royalty, Poppy Parker, Misaki, and... Barbie are a great example!
Rainbow High There's a new dolly on the block with a totally new body shape! See her compared to other dolls with info on how to get her clothes
Dollfie Dream...Pretty? Volks came out with an adolescent doll size in between their kid Mini Dollfie Dream and adult Dollfie Dream. Let's see how she compares and what she can wear!
Meet the New Kens! Following the diversity in girl body size, we have some new, and totally not confusing guy sizes: Slim, Original, & Broad
Curvy Barbie, Curvy Barbie & Curvy Barbie Or, Curvy Fashionista, Curvy Collector and Curvy Made to Move. 3 dolls with the same curvy label, 3 different sets of measurements
Meet the New Barbies! Tall, Curvy, and Petite have entered the dolldom! The current Barbie body is now known as "Classic" the classic body is now "Original" "MTM" or "Silkstone" (not to be confused with articulated silkstone). If you're a little confused, this article will help you out.
Customizing & Dolly Doctor Stuff
UV Protection Did you know you don't have to leave dolls in dark boxes in your closet to protect them from yellowing? There's a pretty cheap window film you can use to block out 99% of all yellowing UV.
De-Yellowing Ok, so maybe you didn't know about the stuff in the above article, or maybe you just bought a doll with some issues. Here's an article on reversing damage in different kinds of plastics, vinyl, and resin.