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#1 of 4 Old 11-14-2008, 01:25 AM - Thread Starter
 
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I made this rag-style doll for a friend's second birthday All organic cotton and stuffed with bamboo fiber.

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3016/...439bc4.jpg?v=0
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any suggestions for doll #3, who will (I think) be a green fairy?
and doll #4 who has been requested by a 2 1/2 year old to have no hair? How would I make it nice with no hair?
The hair on this one took my about a month of baby naps because it is individually handsewn.
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Very sweet!

Maybe a different style of doll for the hairless one?I made a hairless doll for my daughter but it was less 3 dimensional(if that makes any sense).Just 2 circles(head) and a neck sewn right sides together and then turned right sides out.

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She is so sweet!

QUOTE[ How would I make it nice with no hair? ]

Can you just make a little cap? Like this > :
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Nice work!

my ds's doll has a cap - but not real hair. maybe something like that?

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~Kris mama to Alexis (15), Elizabeth (10), Andrew (7), and 1 angel
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