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« on: May 07, 2014 12:22:49 PM »

This is my first poppet.  I followed ghilie's pattern as closely as possible...but decided to leave out the ears and tail.



Her hair is a full skein of Red Heart Boutique Treasure in "Watercolors."



I planned on different clothing, but nothing was turning out the way I wanted, so I knit her up a kind of 70s inspired dress instead.  I just made up the pattern as I went along.  The yarn is Patons Beehive Baby Chunky Yarn in "Swifter Sea."  



I made her fingers posable by stuffing them with pipe cleaners.



Though she is not what I originally envisioned, I still really love her!  




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« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2014 12:24:18 PM »

This is great! Im in awe!
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« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2014 01:13:40 PM »

So beautiful.  I love her hair and her eyes.
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« Reply #3 on: May 07, 2014 01:52:51 PM »

Beautiful! The hair is so fun, and good call to leave off the tall and ears. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: May 07, 2014 02:03:11 PM »

I love her!
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« Reply #5 on: May 07, 2014 03:03:41 PM »

Wow.  You are one talented lady!  This is amazing.
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« Reply #6 on: May 07, 2014 04:22:15 PM »

She looks amazing! I love love love her hair, and her dress is so cute.  I've never used the tail when I make poppets. I like them better without.
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« Reply #7 on: May 09, 2014 12:01:04 PM »

This is a lovely looking doll.  I think her multi-hued hair is great and putting pipe cleaners in her fingers to provide articulation was a clever idea.
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« Reply #8 on: May 17, 2014 04:07:29 AM »

Thanks to you all for the kind words!
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« Reply #9 on: May 29, 2014 03:36:35 PM »

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