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pilarfarmer
« on: January 18, 2011 09:52:33 PM »

Frida Kahlo cloth doll




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« Reply #1 on: January 18, 2011 10:01:44 PM »

I <3 this doll!  Beautiful job, it's lovely! Frida would love it.
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« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2011 10:06:25 PM »

She's a spitting image!!!  That is fantastic Smiley  I'm jealous of all you doll makers - I just can't get my head around it lol
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« Reply #3 on: January 18, 2011 10:30:39 PM »

Awesome! She's so pretty.
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« Reply #4 on: January 18, 2011 11:48:59 PM »

I scored a large Frida ceramic tile at a thrift store just a few days ago. The cashier was jealous. The woman beside me asked who HE was.

I love this. SHE is beautiful. I love the accessories, everything is so perfect!
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« Reply #5 on: January 19, 2011 02:53:26 AM »

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« Reply #6 on: January 19, 2011 07:05:04 AM »

This is awesome! I ♥ Frida.  I have wanted to make a Frida doll for a long time, but have just never gotten around to it (though I have some parts cut).
Great fabric choice for the skirt.
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« Reply #7 on: January 19, 2011 08:19:56 AM »

She is gorgeous!
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« Reply #8 on: January 19, 2011 09:40:01 AM »

thank you everyone for the great comments. i have a lot of fun making these dolls. everything i used to make her is recycled. muslin scraps i got from a mattress factory, old jewelry, and her clothing is made from old clothing. her hair is an braided hairband. the pattern is from a doll making book by patti cuela
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I think I have one or two of her books!  I will have to take the time to really check them out.
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