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Crafting On :: Doll Clothes

Whew!  I feel some relief (if only for a moment)!  I completed this big little project today and I'm so glad.  It's in the mail to Hawaii now.  Here are three girls' dresses for Waldorf dolls that I made a few years ago.  Aprons and bonnets to match, too.  I used the bonnet from Palumba that we got for Willow's doll, Marian.

Prairie Dresses

These are so sweet and the children have given me their orders for more.  I told them I needed a little break. It's time to knit, after all.  And make some other gifts.  Here are the pajamas and some clothes for the little boy doll that I also made elizabethhas7.

Pajamas and Boy Clothes

And here's Virginia's new nightgown and mob cap.  I used a plate as a pattern and it came out pretty well.  I'd use a bigger plate next time.  I use a pizza pan when I make the ones for us big folks.  I want a gown just like this.

Gown and Mob Cap

Well, time to wash the dishes and settle in with some yarn and Victorian Farm. For more crafting, visit Frontier Dreams.


( 12 trees — Plant a Forest )
Dec. 7th, 2016 12:06 am (UTC)
Well done Brandy! They are absolutely lovely! It is making me feel the itch to make some doll clothes too. :-)
Best Wishes Anna (amothershares)
Dec. 7th, 2016 04:33 pm (UTC)
Thank you!
Dec. 7th, 2016 01:03 am (UTC)

Those are all so cute! After the holidays I may need to commision you to make another sweet dress for our Flora doll. :-)

Dec. 7th, 2016 04:34 pm (UTC)
I would be happy to. If you have some colors in mind, let me know. :-)
Dec. 7th, 2016 06:33 pm (UTC)

I think reds or yellows or pinks would go over quite well!

Dec. 8th, 2016 11:11 am (UTC)
Got it! ;-)
Dec. 7th, 2016 12:50 pm (UTC)
I love all the little clothes! But most especially the dolly's winter nightgown and cap. Elizabeth and Mona may need matching ones of something like that! I like how the bonnets came out. I made a doll bonnet by scaling down the child's pattern by Amy Karol. Honestly I think making doll's clothes can be just as involved as making children's clothes sometimes! I hope you are enjoying The Wizard. ;) - Stacey
Dec. 7th, 2016 04:34 pm (UTC)
Thank you! Those little aprons are quite involved! I wish I could magically make the pattern bigger and sew one for Willow. :-)
Dec. 7th, 2016 03:04 pm (UTC)
So adorable!
Dec. 7th, 2016 04:35 pm (UTC)
Thank you!
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Dec. 8th, 2016 11:12 am (UTC)
Thanks! One needs a big circle for the hat, so a pizza pan is perfect. :-)
( 12 trees — Plant a Forest )

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