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zosomoto
« on: January 03, 2012 04:49:30 AM »

These dolls were a fun challenge since they were made in the likeness of descriptions of characters from a book.

They are Vlad, Otis, Meredith, and Snow from the book series The Chronicles Of Vladimir Tod.  All 22 inches tall and completely hand stitched.

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« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2012 06:44:32 AM »

I read these books with my nephew when he was the corresponding ages! this is so cute! great job! Wink
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« Reply #2 on: January 03, 2012 02:53:35 PM »

I've never read or heard of the books, but those are super cute! I love how you stylized them. What materials were used? Smiley
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zosomoto
« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2012 02:12:14 PM »

I read these books with my nephew when he was the corresponding ages! this is so cute! great job! Wink

Thank you!


I've never read or heard of the books, but those are super cute! I love how you stylized them. What materials were used? Smiley

Thank you! Their bodies are made with a soft flannel fabric, they have vintage buttons eyes and yarn hair.  I used various fabrics for the clothes such as crushed velvet, cotton, vinyl, rubber, felt, leather, denim, and suede. 
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kookycrafts
« Reply #4 on: January 18, 2012 04:56:50 AM »

I havent heard of the books but the dolls are fantastic. Very cool
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« Reply #5 on: January 18, 2012 06:07:38 AM »

Wow, fantastic job! My kids would love these, they are currently some of their favorite books (mine too).
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