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« on: July 08, 2008 05:09:45 PM »

This is Nirmala.  I gave her large, rather elvish ears, and she is dressed in a simple Indian-style sari complete with matching petticoat and under-blouse.  Nirmala has a real bindi on her forehead, and a tiny pink crystal nose stud.  Oh, I named her after a person I know who is from India, but I also think it's a pretty name anyway.











I think her face turned out so sweet...she seems to have a kindly expression. ^_^
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« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2008 05:20:20 PM »

OMG I LOVE her!!!

What an adorable expression!!

Great work thingwraith!

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« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2008 05:34:18 PM »

She is just beautiful, thingwraith!

Such a sweet face, and love the long smooth black hair!
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« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2008 07:00:33 PM »

Thanks so much guys!  I love her, too...she is my favourite of the dolls I have made so far! ^_^
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« Reply #4 on: July 08, 2008 07:03:32 PM »

thingwraith: OMG! I love her so. She's the most beautiful poppet I've ever seen. Does she look like her inspiration?
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« Reply #5 on: July 08, 2008 07:24:11 PM »

She is adorable!  I love all of the fine details like her nose ring and decorations in her hair.
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« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2008 07:29:35 PM »

Thank you everyone!  Nirmala is blushing at all of the compliments.  Cheesy

robynsteiner:  Thank you!  Well, the real Nirmala keeps her hair short, and I've never seen her in any traditional kind of dress, but they do have similar colouring, and a similar build, I guess (um, minus the elf ears, of course ^^;WinkCheesy
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« Reply #7 on: July 08, 2008 08:30:49 PM »

Shes gorgeous! Great job!
What did you use for her hair?
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« Reply #8 on: July 08, 2008 08:48:56 PM »

Thank you nezbuttSmiley
Her hair is made with thin crochet cord, I forget what it's actually called....the brand is Aunt Lydia's. ^^
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« Reply #9 on: July 08, 2008 10:52:07 PM »

ooh thank you! It looks absolutely wonderful! Grin
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