Cloth dolls and Wee Willie Winkie

Cloth dolls and Wee Willie Winkie

Hello everyone, how are we all doing? Well, I hope. This week I have returned my thoughts to cloth dolls although probably only briefly. A prompt from a Facebook follower; ‘thank you’ Rachel; has reminded me of an old doll that needs re-visiting. And I...
NIADA 2020 Conference

NIADA 2020 Conference

It’s a funny old world isn’t? Ever since I heard of NIDIA I have wanted to go to one of their conferences, but living the other side of the pond, it was not to be. I did meet some of the lovely members and organisers at Doll Prague last year. Actually going to the...
July already

July already

Good Morning all, how have you been this week? We are easing out of lockdown a little more now here in England and have found out this week that we are able to go on our holiday still. Myself, hubby and the dog are very excited about this. And I made a new sun-hat and...
Apologies and the 3 of hearts

Apologies and the 3 of hearts

Hello all, This blog starts with an admission and an apology to anyone waiting for the next in my BJD series of blog post. I haven’t got any further! I thought it best to just straight up own up! Sorry. Time has gotten away with me lately. I have never been very good...
Designing a Ball Jointed Doll

Designing a Ball Jointed Doll

Design Ok this is a stage I really try to skip in almost every area of my life. I am a jump in feet first kinda girl. Planning isn’t really a strong quality of mine. Which is why I often find myself making something that wasn’t what I intended at all. It’s more of an...
Ball Jointed Doll

Ball Jointed Doll

Starting a New Project There might be a rite of passage for a lot of doll makers that we start out with cloth dolls. These are much easier to make. They usually come from a pattern; a set of pieces that you lay on fabric, cut out and sew together. Making a lovely...
Valentine Ghouls

Valentine Ghouls

Hello everyone I just wanted to stop by and tell you that the Valentines Ghouls are back in stock in the Etsy shop. And in all 3 colours. I know a lot of people have been eagerly waiting hoping they would be back before Valentines day, and we have made it just. They...