Handmade fabric doll, Fabric Doll, textile doll, cloth doll, heirloom doll
Corine - an Edith Blue Doll made by Jill Corine is approx. 36cm high. She is a dressable doll with a selection of clothing allowing for a variety of looks. She has a knitted wool dress, a boiled wool shawl, and knickerbockers that can also be worn as a playsuit. She also wears a pair of removable, crocheted shoes and carries a crocheted jute basket. Her hair is made from wool yarn accessorised with a scarf but cannot be restyled. She is stuffed with polyester filling. All Edith Blue Dolls…
collecting our own history
Recently, one of our favorite community hubs, William Grant Still Arts Center, hosted The West Adams Collectors Club for an 8-week, intergenerational workshop on archiving grassroots histories. From Black dolls and mix tapes to books, flyers, social movements and community spaces, the group learned about collecting, keeping, and exhibiting cultural and social history through personal collections and building archives. Multiple generations and narratives come into play in the exhibition to…
Doll Dressmaking Series: 15 Dresses — Phoebe&Egg
15 Doll Dress Tutorials There have been about 30 Doll Dressmaking blog posts and to date there have been about 15 doll dress tutorials. I thought since many of you are starting your holiday sewing, now might be a good time to make an easy way to access all of them. Here are links to all of them. T
Doll Dressmaking Series: Ruffle Sleeves — Phoebe&Egg
I have the next sleeve tutorial for you already. There are a lot of ways you can treat sleeves, so i thought I'd keep throwing stuff at you. Along with the basic sleeve, covered in my last post, ruffle sleeves are super easy. They don't require a lot of careful fitting of the sleeve cap to the armho
Cute (free!) vintage doll pattern
If you're at all interested in vintage (30s and 40s) sewing and dolls, you may have heard of Edith Flack Ackley. She had lots of patterns as well a book called "Dolls to Make for Fun and Profit" I found the images below on Pinterest; do a search for "Edith Flack Ackley" and you will find…
Cloth art doll with sage dress and grey cloak by Willowynn
A small cloth art doll designed and handmade in Australia by Margeaux Davis from Willowynn. This is a one of a kind doll, handmade from carefully salvaged second hand and vintage fabric. Made from cotton remnants, this doll wears a sage cotton dress and simple petticoat underneath. She also has a grey woollen hooded cloak, with embroidered detail. Her brown hair is worn in a low bun and is made from naturally dyed mohair, carefully hand-stitched into place.
Slumber Party - sleeping bags for dolls sewing pattern from Atkinson Designs
Use this fun pattern to sew up a slew of slumber party DOLLY sleeping bags for your favorite little kiddos. Playtime friends are all snuggled up in cozy sleeping bags, ready for a camp-out or slumber party! Instructions for 4 sizes included in the pattern.
Rag Doll • Binkies and Briefcases
Ok, so maybe it doesn’t look a thing like these from Pottery Barn Kids, but I think this rag doll is my most favorite thing of all the crafts I’ve done to date. I set out to make a rag doll out of stuff that we had around the house since that is the [...]
Items similar to Melissa. 12" Edith Flack Ackley pattern doll on Etsy
Vintage Madame Alexander Bridal Doll Elise. She stands 17" High. Comes with her ring, "pearl" necklace, veil, bouquet, labled dress, Nylons, petticoat, panties, and Shoes. She has wonderful sleepy eyes. She is in great condition. From a non-smoking environment. Was my mother's wedding doll. Very sad to let her go, but would love to find a great home for her.
L'atelier du mercredi : coudre des habits de poupées - Plumetis Magazine
Voici 8 patrons et modèles de petits habits à coudre ou à tricoter pour vêtir les poupées et poupons que les enfants recevront à Noël. Les dimensions des
Clementine Dress Pattern for 18 inch Doll like American Girl - Tie Dye Diva Patterns
Dress pattern for 18 inch Doll. Matches our Girl Dress pattern Clementine, fits American Girl doll, doll clothes patterns