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Handmade Dolls

Posted by  ·  September 17, 2008  ·  Last Updated: September 17, 2008

” ……a handcrafted doll is one of a kind, an individual which carries the spirit of the maker in its stitches and absorbs the spirit of the child who loves it.”

Baby Bows

Dolly Hugs

Black Apple Doll

Waldorf Style Doll

Waldorf Style Simple Doll

Making a Waldorf Doll head and making a wig

Jointed Waldorf Doll

Knotted Waldorf Doll

Basic Waldorf Doll

Ruby Doll

Annie Doll

Aunt Sarah Dolls (I love this–how adorable to make a doll with a family member’s photo for the face!)

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  1. Sunday, November 5th, 2017
    I have down loaded this pattern for doll diaper.
    Bye sue
  2. cheryl schroeter
    Thursday, September 5th, 2013
    I love all your items, cannot wait for my 9 yr old grandchild Tayla to come and visit we are going to have such fun with your ideas. God Bless you for sharing your talent.
  3. rona
    Monday, August 5th, 2013
    Thank you very much.
    unfortunatly most of the links are unavailable..
  4. Ingrid
    Tuesday, April 9th, 2013
    Thanks so much for the doll patterns, especially the doll diaper pattern. I have so many little pieces of material laying around and like you said the diaper is really the only true necessity for a doll.
  5. Sunday, October 28th, 2012
    We sell patterns to make your own Waldorf Inspired Doll and Accessories here! http://www.etsy.com/shop/adirondackpatterns?ref=si_shop
  6. Monday, July 18th, 2011
    Really great collection of handmade dolls!
  7. Sunday, May 17th, 2009
    Thanks for linking to me :)
  8. Sunday, May 17th, 2009
    I found your blog on google and read a few of your other posts. I just added you to my Google News Reader. Keep up the good work. Look forward to reading more from you in the future.
  9. Lesley
    Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008
    Yeah! Thank you so much! Just like "wayfarer" said above..."Love your work!" :)
  10. Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008
    Thank you so much for putting this list together! I've been waiting for inspiration to start a doll and this came right at the right time. :-) Love your work!
  11. Thursday, September 18th, 2008
    the waldorf doll looks so cute and cuddly
  12. Thursday, September 18th, 2008
    What a cute collection of doll tutorials! Thank you!!
  13. erin
    Thursday, September 18th, 2008
    Thank you so much for putting these groups of tutorials together! It's so nice to have them all in one place!