What is included in your Doll Patterns?
All of our patterns are full size, with clear, easy to follow instructions. Pattern includes all pattern pieces and instructions to create the doll and its clothing as shown in picture. Sometimes clothing patterns are available separately.
When is the best time to call?
We are happy to help with any questions you have, or take your order by phone. We can be reached at (630) 530-7175 weekdays from 9:00am to 5:00pm Central Daylight Time.
What kind of dolls can I make from your patterns?
All kinds! Our pattern collection includes hundreds of original dolls, bears and animal patterns, not available anywhere else. Most of the dolls are fully rounded, 3-dimensional shapes; we also have simpler 2 sided dolls. Sizes range from 2” Doll House Baby, to 43” Emily & Alexander and everything in between. You will find sports figures such as cheerleaders, basketball, football and baseball players. Clowns a plenty — traditional to designer such as Calvin Clown. Life size babies, dance-with-me dolls and toddlers that can wear ‘real kid’ clothes. Dolls with wardrobes, soft sculpture children, jointed dolls for maximum pose ability. Our popular Cats In Clothes, cuddly bears, designer bears and more.
How soon is my order shipped?
Most orders are shipped within 24 hours of receipt, except on weekends and holidays.
Do I have to order online?
No. To order by mail, please print your completed order form and send it with your check or money order made out to Carolee Creations, or your credit card information, to:
144 N Clinton Avenue
Elmhurst, Illinois 60126
What payment options do you offer?
We accept VISA, Discover, MasterCharge and PayPal. Illinois residents please add 8% sales tax.
What shipping services do you provide?
Orders are usually shipped within 24 hours, First Class Mail. If you require special shipping, please place your order by phone so we can assist you: 630-530-7175. UPS shipping is available at an additional charge, based on weight of package and service requested (2 Day Air, 3 Day Saver, etc.). Orders shipping outside the USA will be sent by Air Mail and charged accordingly.
Are some dolls easier to make then others?
All of our dolls come with clear instructions. They are designed for any anyone who would like to make a doll. We have a few that are intended for beginning doll makers such as Teach Your Child to Sew dolls and Cookie. But if you have basic sewing skills, you will be proud to say, “Yes! I made this doll!” As always please call us with more questions.