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« on: May 21, 2012 02:12:16 PM »

I have recently been into paper dolls. Smiley

Here's one I made today!





I used this template to make her, and added some details. She's about 12 in. tall, and inspired by my original character, Crimson. Smiley









I didn't have any other way to "joint" her limbs together, so I just used thread. I'm hoping to buy some in the near future, I think they are called "brads" or something?

I hope everyone likes her! In the future, I am hoping to start up a paper doll swap. Let me know what you think. Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2012 02:52:35 PM »

Yes, they are called brads. Look in the scrapbooking section of art/craft store. If there isn't one near you, you can look in an office supply store for 'brass fasteners'.

She's cute and the thread adds interest, I think.
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« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2012 03:07:17 PM »

she's beautiful!  I love her face best, but her outfit is awesome.   Smiley  Thank you for the link; I want to try my hand at paper dolls. 
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« Reply #3 on: May 22, 2012 12:24:28 PM »

Thanks for posting her! She is Awesome!!  Cheesy  Now I have to make some & see what I can do!!
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« Reply #4 on: May 24, 2012 11:15:27 AM »

love her. i have also been experiementing with paper dolls but i am making them atc-sized
i got micro brads at scrapbooks.com they have all sizes and colors. i would love to join in on a paperdoll swap.  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: May 24, 2012 02:16:27 PM »

Thanks, everyone! As soon as we get a few more people interested, we can plan a sign-up date. ^^

I have been reading the swap organizer tips and FAQ, so I think I'm ready to host this thing. But help is always a good thing. Cheesy

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