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Topic: Olivia Fernly~ or my first ever poppet/punkin :)  (Read 1043 times)
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« on: August 05, 2011 08:32:39 AM »

I had to finally get brave enough to give the poppet/punkins a go! and so i decided to combine one along with one of my favorite styles, gibbous!
Introducing Olivia Fernly 

I needle felted her woolen hair into her head, and also her nose. my kiddo was worried that i was hurting poor Olivia Fernly, but she didnt seem to mind it too much  Smiley

her gibbous style inspired gown blowing in the wind. i love mixing up textures and with her coloration and hair style, it seemed rather fitting to her personality.

thanks for checking her out!  Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2011 09:00:57 AM »

She looks great, and I love her little nose. And of course her sense of style. The dress is great!
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« Reply #2 on: August 05, 2011 09:13:58 AM »

She's so cute! I love all of the different colors and textures of her hair and dress. It's almost like all of your beautiful sewing scraps magically reconstituted themselves into this darling little creature!  Cheesy Great work!
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« Reply #3 on: August 05, 2011 10:01:08 AM »

I love her dress!  Great colors you've put together on her..I love the contrasts. Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: August 05, 2011 11:29:16 AM »

I love her needle felt hair. Also all the different fabrics & textures. Very stylish. Well done!!!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: August 05, 2011 03:42:13 PM »

She is beautiful and a great job for a first timer.
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« Reply #6 on: August 05, 2011 05:11:39 PM »

She is gorgeous!
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« Reply #7 on: August 06, 2011 11:57:01 AM »

i love her hair and colors in her outfit. Awesome poppet!! Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: August 06, 2011 10:34:06 PM »

Beautiful work for a first poppet! I love the contrast of her thick hair and her pretty dress against her dark skin.
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« Reply #9 on: August 08, 2011 11:23:25 AM »

I really like the color of "skin" you chose, and her dress is amazing!
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« Reply #10 on: August 08, 2011 03:43:42 PM »

thank you for all the nice comments everyone  Smiley OLivia has found her new home in my kiddos room..i thought she was going to make a good sewing room companion, but,....no chance of that unless kiddo allows it! haha
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« Reply #11 on: August 09, 2011 01:19:35 PM »

This is truely pretty. I'm umming anf aahing about starting a poppet. Are they difficult?
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