Sunday, 27 August 2017

Three outfits for Kaye Wiggs dolls




Having published the sewing pattern (SSP-051)  I had three delightful outfits to primp a bit, and play with.    So I've added an oversized bow for the hair, for two of them, and for the third - my personal fave - I've made a hat and some shoes.

The shoes take WAY long to make, but I do like to offer the occasional outfit as a complete look.

Well worth it, because I love this first one. <3   My newly face-upped (that's totally a word) Gracie looks divine in this.   It's so girlie and charming! The little shoes are so cute too.

"Mathilda" Outfit: In my Etsy shop:
£82.00




 Secondly,   As I also adore aqua and turquoise shades, this one was equally a labour of love to make.  I do like making these little bows for the doll.  A customer once asked me to make a hair ornament for one of my Kaye Wiggs outfits, as she liked something to finish it off, so I did that for her, and now I try to include something for the head or hair in every ensemble.

"Harriet" Outfit:  In my Etsy shop:
£55.00






Bringing up the rear is this very pretty outfit.   I love using Kaffe Fasset's Cotton Shots fabric for dolly dresses.  It has a lovely subtle sheen that I just can't capture with my camera, and is slightly lighter weight than traditional quilters-weight cottons.  

Teamed with Liberty Tana Lawn,  it all meshes together nicely.

"Millie" Outfit: In my Etsy shop:
£60.00




So that's those all done and finished.   I'm fond of olde worlde looks on these dolls, and the three sets do have a nice Holly Hobbie feel to them.

I may have a couple of days off as I've worked through my last two weekends, but will be cracking on with something for Little Darlings for sure.

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5 comments :

  1. Lovely outfits - the one with the hat is my fave... well it's a purple dress/hat what did you expect!! Five Patience dresses down 1 to go! I'm loving Katia Jaipur and the fact I can get two totally different coloured dresses from one ball of yarn... there will be pics coming soon!

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    1. I missed this one! Yes, the purple one is my fave too, which is why I happened to have made matching shoes a little while back! Katia Kaipur is marvellous for getting two looks. Ooh pics.. I'll try to keep an eye on Flickr.

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    2. Pics of two Ello dresses are up and I'm wrangling Patience into a photoshoot as we speak!!!

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  2. Que puedo decir que no ta haya dicho antes ...preciosos....artista

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    1. Gracias :) Es una mirada dulce para esta edad de muñeca.

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