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Topic: Because kids should have cloth dolls  (Read 1917 times)
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« on: September 06, 2007 01:05:20 PM »

I made these with my partner for our little nieces. They have become really obsessed with the way they look even though they are only 2 and 4 so we wanted to give them something to play with other than barbies or bratz. Reclaim the cloth doll!

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« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2007 01:20:28 PM »

Wow!  Those are a great compromise for a fashion doll that isn't vapid or physically ridiculous!  Making the outfits must've been great fun, too!
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« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2007 02:14:26 PM »

Oh, gosh!  Those are completely adorable!!  Mind if I ask how you attached the hair?  My daughter (3) loves cloth dolls!
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« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2007 03:26:15 PM »

These are so great!  you did a great job, I would have loved one of these when I was younger
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« Reply #4 on: September 06, 2007 07:32:18 PM »

Awesome detail!!!  I also don't like Bratz AT ALL!!!  yeah for the cloth doll!!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: September 06, 2007 07:44:27 PM »

Long live cloth dolls! Good for you for doing this for your nieces.
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« Reply #6 on: September 06, 2007 08:35:02 PM »

I LOATHE Barbies and Bratz dolls with a passion. I love cloth dolls and these ones are gorgeous- I love their eyes, so much personality in them. And another great thing about these is they are soft and huggable, and I'm sure as your nieces grow up the dolls will become treasured relics of their childhood because they were specially made for them.
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« Reply #7 on: September 07, 2007 05:52:33 AM »

they're lovely! And "here here" for reclaiming the cloth doll Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: September 07, 2007 07:40:21 PM »

these are adorable! i hate bratz dolls so much (but i still loves me some barbie, old skool of course). howd your neices like the cloth dolls?
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« Reply #9 on: September 09, 2007 03:53:23 AM »

Amazing! It`s Trinny and Suzannah!
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