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Make It: Love Bug Finger Puppets

Published on January 31, 2013 in Sewing

I need to take my sewing machine in for service. Unfortunately, that means I’ll be without it for a few days. So I was digging around in my sewing room trying to figure out what I can do while it’s gone… since I use it almost every day! I came across this little finger puppet

 
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Make It: Doll Pattern Evolution

I’ve been working on a pattern for a small doll for a few years. Here’s where it’s at. The oldest version is on the left. I made it a few years ago, and wasn’t happy with it for several reasons. First of all, I didn’t like the feet. And the head had both good and

 
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Make It: Sasha, Elf Poppet Doll

Published on January 10, 2013 in Poppet, Sewing

I would like to introduce you to Sasha! She is an elf poppet doll made from my adaptation of ghilie’s “My Pretty Poppet” pattern, combined with craftewoman’s Elenore poppet pattern. Sasha’s Story Sasha is a “mutant” elf. That means that she is a cross between two different elf tribes. In this case, she is part

 
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Make It: Pocket Pixie Mermaid

I have a major fascination with small dolls. I discovered this pattern from Gingermelon on Etsy for Pocket Pixies. They are about 7-1/2 inches tall, and sewn entirely by hand from felted wool. I got the pattern last week, and made my first doll. I got this far. I wanted to give my little pixie

 
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Make It: What Will It Be?

Hmmm… That’s a pile of “stuff”! What will it be? Wait and see! I’m going to be taking some time off between now and January 1 to do some crafting. I will still post some recipes, when I make something new, but I’m going to be doing more crafting than I have been. The picture

 
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Make It: Narin-Ja Ottoman Elf Poppet

Today’s post has nothing at all to do with food. I thought I would show you a doll I made that was delivered to her owner last week! (Yes, sometimes I do things besides cook! LOL!) Note: This post is image heavy. In addition, there are a couple of pictures of a nude doll below!

 
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