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« on: May 25, 2014 10:49:04 AM »



I am continuing to experiment with cloth dolls.   For this one I used a different technique for the hair.  Instead of stitching each double strand from the crown to the hairline and back to the crown I reversed this and went from hairline to crown and back to hairline. Then swept the hair up into a ponytail.  I think it gives a fuller hairstyle and frames the face more softly.



I also experimented with making shoes.  I found that difficult but perhaps I shouldn't have used satin.



As in a previous doll, she has opposable thumbs and I used button joints to make the arms and legs moveable.
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« Reply #1 on: May 25, 2014 11:31:15 AM »

I think she is beautiful!
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« Reply #2 on: May 25, 2014 10:31:47 PM »

Thank you. I do find embroidering the features difficult but I am persevering with it.
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« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2014 12:31:24 PM »

Next time I will try your method of making hair.  I like the look of it. 
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« Reply #4 on: June 11, 2014 10:49:23 PM »

I like trying new ways of doing things too. Craftster is great for giving you ideas.
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