December 21, 2018

It's the last day of our week of GIFT IDEAS from Lee & Pearl™ — and now we've got some gifts for YOU.

All this week, we've helped you amaze and delight the doll lovers in your life with beautiful and unique last-minute gift ideas, made with Lee & Pearl™ patterns and tutorials, of course.

In this newsletter, we're showcasing our FREE holiday patterns, tutorials and printables — including a NEW printable set of full-color, doll-scale contemporary Christmas cards!

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

Back in 2014, we posted our first set of FREE printable Christmas cards, featuring vintage illustrations from the Library of Congress.

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

These cards — five vintage designs in two sizes, with matching envelopes and tiny stamps — were so much fun to put together and photograph. And we were thrilled to be able to offer them as a FREE downloadable gift to all our Lee & Pearl friends!

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

Now we've put together a second gift set of FREE printable Christmas cards, featuring beautiful, seasonal modern photos courtesy of the professional artists on unsplash.com.

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

Each cut-and-fold card features a seasonal message inside, with plenty of space left over for your doll to add her own greeting. Slip the finished card in the envelope, attach a tiny stamp — and your cards are ready for the mini-mail!

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

We initially chose our card sizes to fit 18 inch doll scale, but cards can come in lots of different sizes, so they look just as good with our 16 inch A Girl for All Time® and 14 1/2 inch Wellie Wisher® dolls.

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

CLICK HERE to download our FREE 2018 CONTEMPORARY CHRISTMAS CARD printable PDF package, which comes with five different modern cards, matching envelopes and plenty of stamps.

And if you don't have it already...

CLICK HERE to download our FREE 2014 VINTAGE CHRISTMAS CARD printable PDF package, which comes with five different vintage cards, matching envelopes and plenty of stamps.

If you liked the Oven Mitt from our Pattern 1022: Cookie Time Apron, Pinafore and Oven Mitt for 18 Inch Dolls — featured in our last newsletter — you'll LOVE our FREE Holiday Stocking PDF pattern, which uses the same neat sewing trick to create the lining and the cuff in one easy step.

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

Go wild with your fabric choices, and decorate your stockings any way you like: ribbons, flowers, bows, iron-on motifs and even tiny grommets and laces.

Just like the oven mitts, these stockings make great Christmas Tree ornaments and craft sale items. Your friends are going to want as many as you can make, and thanks to our foolproof directions, you can make lots of them in no time at all!

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

CLICK HERE to download our FREE Holiday Stocking for Dolls PDF sewing pattern.

Looking for a super-cute and super-easy cozy knitting pattern for dolls? Our FREE Easy Garter Stitch Slippers for 18 Inch Dolls knit up in no time flat, and can be made out of odds and ends of ordinary worsted-weight yarn.

Give 'em a try — you may find you've whipped up half a dozen pairs before you even know it.

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

Decorate your finished slippers with ribbons, bows or flowers from the craft store — or make your own decorations, like the tiny pom-poms we made using the Clover Extra Small Pom-Pom Maker.

All this week, we have showcased last minute gift ideas for 18 inch doll lovers in Lee & Pearl newsletters. Today, we have doll GIFTS FOR YOU. Please download and enjoy our FREE contemporary Christmas card printable, FREE vintage Christmas card printable, FREE Holiday Stocking pattern and FREE Knitted Slipper pattern for dolls. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Lee & Pearl!

CLICK HERE to download our FREE Easy Garter Stitch Slippers for 18 Inch Dolls PDF knitting pattern.

Here's a TIP — if you have missed any of the FREE printable crafts, tutorials and patterns that we release from time to time in our newsletters, visit the FREE STUFF from Lee & Pearl page on our website.

Our page includes links to the downloads, and links to the newsletters or tutorial pages in which the items were originally released.

And if you aren't on our mailing list yet, JOIN NOW to get future projects delivered directly to your email inbox.

We hope that you've enjoyed our week of newsletters showcasing last minute gift ideas made with Lee & Pearl patterns and tutorials.

And we hope that you will download and enjoy the FREE patterns and printables in this newsletter with our thanks and best wishes for the holidays!

If you missed any of this week's newsletters, check them out in our Newsletter Archive, or click on the links below:

CLICK HERE for our December 20th newsletter, featuring patterns for cute aprons and oven mitts — perfect for holiday baking, and for COMING SOON American Girl® GOTY 2019 Blaire Wilson.

CLICK HERE for our December 19th newsletter, featuring just-like-the-real-thing hat patterns for dolls, always a Lee & Pearl specialty.

CLICK HERE for our December 18th newsletter featuring jewelry gifts, and directions for adorable CHRISTMAS TREE earrings for dolls.

CLICK HERE for our December 17th newsletter featuring our ultra-realistic (and easy-to-make) ballet slipper pattern, and other dance patterns for 18 inch, 16 inch and 14 1/2 inch dolls.

Remember — you can JOIN US on January 1, 2019 as we welcome the 2019 American Girl® Girl of the Year™ Blaire Wilson™ in person.

Both "Lee" and "Pearl" will be at the American Girl store at the Dallas Galleria on January 1, 2019 — and we'd love to meet you!

We'll be on line outside the store from 9:15 AM CST. If you'd like to swing by and join us as we explore the new collection, click on "Contact Us" above and send us a message — or just look for us on line or in the store. The store opens at 10:00 AM and the Girl of the Year festivities last until 1 PM.

NOTE: The American Girl store is in the parking lot of the Dallas Galleria, at 13464 Dallas Pkwy.

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