Friday, May 11, 2012

New Dolls and a Mother's Day Sale!!

Good morning!  It's such a lovely morning here in BC, the sun's out and the birds are singing!  Spring is finally here in our little corner of the world!

I've been working on some new dolls this past week and will be ready to write up the patterns for them in the next few days.  The first two are little French entertainers:  A clown and a mime.


That's Pierrot on the left and Pierre on the right.

Next up is a little doll, similar to the little one you probably saw if you entered the last giveaway I held.  This one is a tad bigger and measures about 7 inches tall.  I've made her hair out of the most beautiful Tussah silk wool roving and needle felted it onto her head.  I've got two more cut out and am planning to make another little girl with a different outfit as well as a boy.


This is Julip.  I just love how she turned out!

I just want to wish all the moms out there a very happy Mother's Day!  Hope you have a wonderful weekend!  To celebrate, I'm having a sale in my etsy shop!  Enter HAPPYMOTHERSDAY at the checkout to receive 15% off all patterns this weekend!

~Shelly xo

9 comments:

  1. Love your new dolls and cannot wait for the patterns. Have also just taken advantage of your discount code. Thank you. Sue x

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  2. Will you be having a pattern on the girl doll similar to Julip? I love it!!! I wantta make one too! XD and of course the boys too! can't wait to see that!!! can you post a seek peek of the other girl and boy on flickr or you work in progress for us to see?
    And did you say a SALE! Who wouldn't love a sale! Definitely going to stop by etsy sometime this weekend =D it's so hard to decide what to buy though, since it's all so pretty!!!

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  3. Such lovely dolls. You're right about the Tussah roving hair. It looks so pretty and soft.

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  4. Love these and cannot wait for the new patterns!
    Happy Mother's Day!!
    xoxo

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  5. I just cant wait, when I saw your post on fb with the gorgeous picture of the clown I knew that I needed that pattern! So pleased your are going to let us have the chance to make them!!!

    Thanks for the discount code just bought a pattern my daughter is desperate for me to sew!
    Dazie
    x

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  6. I just discovered your blog yesterday and I cannot get enuf of it. Love everything about it !!! I like to make dolls but have never tried anything as exquisite as yours. Beautiful!!

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