Category Archives: dolls

Gnome doll

With Christmas around the corner, I thought I’d share with you this cute gnome doll I made to go in my daughter, Samantha’s, Christmas stocking in 2001. she turned 1 year old the month before Christmas so this was the perfect present for … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Swap

The Bits of Goodness swap group had a Fairy Tale Swap where we send our partner 5 items from a fairy tale.  My partner, Anne in Canada, and I decided to surprise each other with which fairy tale we would send each … Continue reading

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February’s Enchantment {Fairies}

Year of Enchantment swap for February was all about fairies and glitter! just look what came in my package from Val! my new fairy ‘Holly’ along with crocheted acorns with a fairy charm attached, and a really cute mushroom on … Continue reading

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Fairy Swap Prize

I spied something purple in my tree today…   Could it be!?   YES!!!! It’s a sweet little fairy! I made this 4 inch purple fairy (inspired by Salley Mavor) as the prize for the most creative bag in the adult category of … Continue reading

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My Sister, My Friend

Happy Birthday to my big sister yesterday!   I am so grateful for her and don’t know what I would ever do without her.  she is the person I bounce my crafting ideas off, the one I tell my secrets … Continue reading

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“The Enchanted Forest” Ornament Swap

Here’s what I sent to my *secret* partner Sherry.  I was so thrilled to be the one to sent her package since she’s one of my very dear blog friends.  I met her over a year ago through a swap … Continue reading

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Pink Saturday {elf doll and candy}

Meet Rosebud. She’s a little “nubby” elf that I made for my niece’s first birthday.  I’m thinking of making some of these to put in my shop for $8.  is anyone interested???   Here’s a couple pictures of niece opening … Continue reading

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Pink Saturday {doll/box memories}

My mom made this doll and doll dress for me when I was a little girl (about 10 yr old?).  She’s an 18″ pioneer doll.  I loved my doll so much! Not long after my birthday, or maybe the next … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Raggedy Ann!

I made this little sweetie for a swap.  my girls love it so much that I think I’ll make one for each of them for Christmas (shhh!) my sweet friend made this Annie for me.  Annie likes to eat brownies. … Continue reading

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Sugar & Spice Annie Doll Swap

  I got this  music box several years ago.  It was the inspiration for what to make my partner for the Annie swap.  We were to make an Annie doll from the same “Miss Annie” pattern by Denise White, and … Continue reading

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