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Topic: Something Blue - a bride doll (18 inch jointed cloth doll)  (Read 2222 times)
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« on: September 05, 2012 07:57:17 PM »

A friend of mine is getting married in October and I wanted to make her something special. Smiley

I made a card to go along with her that says:

Something Old
-Her necklace was mine when I was little

Something New
-The fabric for her bodice and the lace for her sleeves were purchased brand new just for her

Something Borrowed
-Most of her skirt and veil were borrowed from a bag of dress up clothes

Something Blue
-A special message hidden on the bottom of her shoes

Anyway, I'm happy to introduce you guys to "Something Blue!"





She's smaller than my last doll. She's 18" tall.



She's jointed at the shoulders, elbows, hips, and knees.


She had to have a garter, of course!


The message on the bottom of her shoes is my friend and her fiancee's name as well as their wedding date.



I hope you guys like her (but I really hope my friend likes her!)
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« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2012 09:02:43 PM »

This is a beautifully made doll with a lot of special details. And her face is so expressive and expectant! Great job.
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« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2012 09:51:45 PM »

Lovely expression on her face.  And I love all the little details.  Your friend will be thrilled wiht her.
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« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2012 04:39:24 AM »

Lovely doll, what a wonderful gift.
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« Reply #4 on: September 06, 2012 09:23:41 AM »

She's so sweet!  Really nice job and her facial expression is wonderful.  Smiley Smiley  Such a wonderful gift and I know she'll love it. I would cherish it forevah!
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« Reply #5 on: September 06, 2012 12:08:11 PM »

Oh, I love that bride doll! Love all the details and her face is so pretty! What's there not to love?

You rock for making this for your friend.  Cheesy



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« Reply #6 on: September 06, 2012 06:10:58 PM »

I think she is lovely!
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« Reply #7 on: September 07, 2012 12:36:39 PM »

Oh I love this Bride doll she is so special!!  The details are great, especially the message on the bottom of her shoes I love that. Her face & her expression is so reall I think that's so neat! I like that she is jointed!   Awesome Design!!! Shocked
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« Reply #8 on: September 07, 2012 10:56:42 PM »

Aw, thank you all for your sweet comments! Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: September 11, 2012 11:54:10 AM »

what a wonderful gift!!! she is a beautiful bride
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