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« on: July 08, 2010 06:16:34 AM »

So in the process of organizing The Poppet Mini Swap one of the participants received the Mad Hatter Poppet (seen here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=351153.0). The receiver of the Mad Hatter and I then decided to do a personal swap and I knew right away that I wanted to make Her an Alice in Wonderland doll to go alongside the Mad Hatter.





I made her legs a different colour than the body so it looks like she is wearing stockings and I made my first pair of poppet shoes!


I gave her the little black signature Alice bow/hairband:


And I used alwaysinspired's technique in painting safety eyes (seen here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=336044.0):



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« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2010 06:34:29 AM »

Very cute!
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« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2010 06:40:21 AM »

So adorable. I just love the idea. Great job on her eyes. Amazing.
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« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2010 07:42:04 AM »

She's lovely.
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« Reply #4 on: July 08, 2010 07:49:04 AM »

I can't believe you did her eyes, and her outfit is too cute! Great job averyg!!Thank you again! She is so awesome, and here she is sitting with the Hatter:

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« Reply #5 on: July 08, 2010 10:22:27 AM »

sooooooo cute! i broke down and started my first poppet last night, not having every thing i needed, mainly joints, still trying to figure out how to joint her with out having to use buttons... love your poppets there all soooo well done!
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« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2010 03:58:57 PM »

I can't believe you did her eyes, and her outfit is too cute! Great job averyg!!Thank you again! She is so awesome, and here she is sitting with the Hatter:



Yay! I was going to ask you for a pic of her alongside the Mad Hatter- thanks! And boy, is she a giant! It looks like she had the "eat me" or "drink me" (I don't know which made her become a giant- I don't think I have ever actually seen Alice in Wonderland before) Wink.

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« Reply #7 on: July 08, 2010 07:58:55 PM »

Awwww!  She's adorable!  Nice job...LOVE the dress and hair
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« Reply #8 on: July 09, 2010 03:12:31 AM »

Heehee, it's "eat me" to grow! Well, you know the original Hatter wasn't very big at all so.... Cheesy  You should go see the movie!
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« Reply #9 on: July 09, 2010 07:53:27 PM »

She is very cute.
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