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Rag Doll Update

I have made great strides with the doll I have been making for a while (years)  and she is now fully clothed with hair. I still have a pinafore to make for her, but here she is.

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The dress is fastened at the back with snap fasteners and dummy buttons to cover the snaps. And oh boy does she have hair..

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Without the hair she was pretty spooky looking but now she seems to have quite a sweet face

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I am rather proud of her. the clothes are incredibly fiddly to stitch. Maybe the Sewing Bee should try a rag doll as a challenge. Believe me it is hard to do everything in miniature. She even has shoes. She has changed names several times as I have constructed her.Until the shoes she was Sarah Jane.But when I made the shoes I was reminded of a doll I had as a child who was called Mary Jane. So now this little Miss is Mary Jane. But that could change with the pinafore.Wonder what Miss F will call her?

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Comments on: "Rag Doll Update" (4)

  1. A great project. Love all that hair!

  2. I love her. What a fabulous keepsake.

  3. She’s going to make a little girl very happy!

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