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This past week I happened to be in a few department stores and, of course, I always go to the toy department and browse the doll aisles. To say the least, the selection on the shelves is disappointing.
The First Doll in My Collection
This article is about the first doll I received as an adult, she was the start of my collection. Her name is Elizabeth and she is a porcelain, or china doll, with a music box inside of her that plays Brahms' Lullaby.
Toni Doll by Annette Himstedt
I would like to introduce you to the newest member of my doll family. She is Toni, made by Annette Himstedt.
A Field Guide to Fabric Design - Book Review
I have rarely, if ever, thought about the fabric I buy to make dolls and doll clothes with, beyond the color and if I like it. I do sometimes consider the fiber content, but never thought about where the pattern came from, the designer, the choice of colors and how the design gets put on the fabric.
Woman Power Doll - Pattern and Instructions
Sewing instructions and pattern to make your Power of Woman Doll.
Power of Woman Doll
This doll is a celebration of the power of Woman and the "Sacred Feminine", whether you see her as a representation of yourself, the "Goddess" in you, a Saint you feel particularly close to, Mary, or a Goddess that speaks to you; you can make this doll.
My Oldest Dolls
As the title states, in this article I am sharing with you my very oldest dolls. I'm not sure whether that makes them "vintage" or "antique" but they are almost as old as I am!
Decorating With Dolls
I've been decorating my space with dolls as long as I can remember.
Frequently Asked Doll Making Questions
Over the years that I have been the Editor here at the Doll Making Site, I have received many questions from readers. I try to answer each one individually, but I have noticed that two questions seem to be asked most frequently.
E-6000, My Favorite Adhesive
I love this adhesive! E-6000, made by Eclectic Products, is the best all-purpose glue I have found for making dolls, and so much more.
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