A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Need help? Click the HELP link at the top of the screen to read the docs or ask at the Help Desk.
Total Members: 302,795
Currently Running With Scissors:
752 Guests and 26 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Naomi, a raggedy ann doll, says hello :)  (Read 992 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Krtzi
« on: July 31, 2007 08:04:54 AM »

I made this for my goddaughter's first birthday. Her name is Naomi, and she kindly agreed to pose for a few pictures:





Her face is embroidered:


... she's got a kind heart...


... she'll never forget her birthday...


... and this is the two of us!


I'd love to know what you think!


THIS ROCKS   Logged
black and white photo
« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2007 08:06:09 AM »

thats so cool!  i want to make one! how did you do it?

by the way, how do you do the dot thing over the u?
« Last Edit: July 31, 2007 08:06:57 AM by black and white photo » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Lrschic
« Reply #2 on: July 31, 2007 08:13:20 AM »

So, so cute! Smiley Naomi does remind me of Raggedy Ann!  Cheesy
« Last Edit: July 31, 2007 08:13:53 AM by Lrschic » THIS ROCKS   Logged

"A little nonsense now and then is cherished by the wisest men."~ Roald Dahl

My website: www.craftemagee.com
-Cougar1
« Reply #3 on: July 31, 2007 08:29:35 AM »

Oh that is so cute!  I made dolls like that for my 4 grand daughters 2 Christmases ago and I put the heart on them also like that.  I couldn't do the yarn hair though, so I knitted little wigs and sewed them to the heads LOL.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Tarewyn
The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience." Atticus Finch
Offline Offline

Posts: 462
Joined: 13-Feb-2007

Saving my sanity, one crafty day at a time.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: July 31, 2007 08:34:31 AM »

Aw...She is beautiful!  I love the heart and the personalization on the back. Very sweet!

Tarewyn
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Candreya
« Reply #5 on: July 31, 2007 09:17:16 AM »

Wow, that doll is cute, and its the same birthday as my 4y/o! But, she was born in 2002.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Tenille
« Reply #6 on: July 31, 2007 11:11:11 AM »

Adorable!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I'm on Ravelry Now!!! my usrname is Libraryhooker

http://www.flickr.com/photos/tenille
www.libraryhooker.b logspot.com


"I'll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there's evidence of any thinking going on inside it."-Terry Pratchett
BeltwaySpinner
Offline Offline

Posts: 313
Joined: 04-Jul-2007
Living the Dream


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: July 31, 2007 11:16:04 AM »

WAAAH!  I miss my Raggedy Ann dolls from when I was little...

Any little girl would LOVE Naomi.

I especially like that you personalized it.  Nice work!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
danabanana
« Reply #8 on: August 02, 2007 11:30:17 AM »

It looks great! The only thing is that for children under 5, buttons are very dangerous. You might want to consider removing the eyes and doing french knots instead, just for safety. If it's going to be a "display only" kind of doll, then it's probably not a big deal.

Didn't mean to rain on your parade! I really like it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My literary magazine launched! www.whitelephantonl ine.org
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Sell Your Soap at Craft Shows
How to Make Money from Soap Making
What a Lye Is in Soap Making
How to Think Up Quilting Patterns
How Outline Quilting Works
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Fabric and Felt Bird Ornament
Cardboard Tube? Craft Supply!
Spotlight on: Art Dolls

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.