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« on: January 07, 2008 08:38:46 PM »

I made these two for Christmas presents for my youngest two girls.  I also made two "Build-a-Poppet" kits, with pre-sewn parts and a coupon good for help with the difficult bits.  I really like marabou for boy hair, and will probably use that again.  I made the boy out of a non-stretchy suede, and he was much easier to sew, stuff, etc.   I made the girl out of a stretchier microsuede, so she turned out much longer.  I liked the non-stretchy material and results much better.  These guys don't really have names yet.  Thanks ghilie for putting this doll-making within my "reach" -- I make lots of clothing for my dd, and even helped my girls make Waldorf dolls from kits, but I would never have imagined that I could do this.  All is now "demystified" and I feel like I could make many, alter the pattern, teach others, whatever! lol
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« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2008 08:20:32 AM »

Love the idea of a build-A-Poppet. They are so cute!
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« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2008 08:43:13 AM »

So cute! I love the pic of them kissing.
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« Reply #3 on: January 08, 2008 04:44:53 PM »

How did I not see these?  They're so cute!  May the poppet revolution continue!
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« Reply #4 on: January 08, 2008 08:06:44 PM »

These are so cute!  Nice job.  Smiley
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