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Topic: The Ongoing Poppet and Punkin-Along  (Read 1411299 times)
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« Reply #12640 on: August 02, 2011 03:26:40 PM »

It's just one of those things - intimidating at first when you see the instructions, then you hold your breath, dive in, sew-sew-sew! and suddenly you've made eight of them, and can't wait for the next one! You'll be just fine.
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« Reply #12641 on: August 02, 2011 03:34:27 PM »

I think the problem I'm having now is finding a suit and tie pattern for him for when he's made. I've had to slightly alter the pattern for my use but it wasn't too hard for me. For any curious and who may know of Slender Man, he's going to be my first doll to make. I might have to just work with something after he's made since his proportions will be so weird. I'm actually excited about this now and looking forward to starting it. Thanks for the much needed moral support guys! :p
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« Reply #12642 on: August 02, 2011 03:37:04 PM »

I find it is easier making clothes with the finished doll at your fingertips. Draping and measuring make a huge difference!
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« Reply #12643 on: August 02, 2011 03:41:13 PM »

I find it is easier making clothes with the finished doll at your fingertips. Draping and measuring make a huge difference!

Alright, I'll wait then. I think that's what I needed to hear on that end before final decision. Time to get this party started!
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« Reply #12644 on: August 03, 2011 07:25:26 AM »

I do the clothes patterns with the finished doll, I make copies of pattern pieces from patterns I already have. Like in the instructions there are usually illistrations of the pattern pieces and I enlarge them to have a place to start. And if I am makeing from scratch I use paper towels. It drapes well and it is easy to cut and then if I mess up I havent lost any material. hope that helps.
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« Reply #12645 on: August 05, 2011 08:39:39 AM »


introducing Olivia Fernly!
I finally got brave enough to give a punkin/poppet a go!
she was lots of fun to make, and now i want to try a larger one i think once i get my hands on some more material. I needle felted her hair Smiley
Here is a link to a few more pics in the toys and play things section:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=387643.0

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« Reply #12646 on: August 05, 2011 03:53:29 PM »

She is wonderfil especially for a first one.
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« Reply #12647 on: August 05, 2011 08:25:21 PM »



My latest. Sparkles made for and named by my 5 year old daughter for her birthday. She was supposed to have a sister, but the sister is still bald and naked.
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« Reply #12648 on: August 06, 2011 12:00:21 PM »

Sparkle's so cute! and i love all the colors on Olivia's dress. Awesome poppets!!  Smiley
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« Reply #12649 on: August 06, 2011 03:20:58 PM »

Sparkles has such pretty colours in her.
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