Posts under ‘dolls’


It’s getting cold out there. Emma starts to tremble even before I put her little winter coat on. Snoozing on a warm wool blanket is her favourite thing to do – a girl after my own heart. I haven’t done any sewing for ages but falling snowflakes got me in the mood to make some […]

Robert and his trusty axe

Robert the woodsman is finally finished. I made him a belt out of felt and a copper finding, added hair made from wool roving and made his axe from vintage wool and a scrap of shiny fabric: Once I have finished needle felting the cat, I will take a group shot of them all together.

Granny and Woodsman dolls

Last year, I was asked to make a Red Riding Hood doll and the wolf for a Red Riding Hood archive in a Connecticut library: The library recently got back to me and asked if I would be interested in making the granny, the woodsman and a cat to go with them. I started the […]