Making some progress on Morgana! I’m feeling a little daunted by the prospect of her floor length sleeves, but I’m happy with the colour so far. Until next time, C.
Since I tend to search for images on several different devices (depending on which had the most battery life) I’ve realised that Pintrest is going to make my life much easier.
I had a busy day today, with my godfather’s 70th birthday party, so no new doll updates. Instead, here’s a pineapple I made for my cousin to give to her girlfriend a few Christmases ago.
I love giving my dolls hair. It’s probably my favorite part of the process.
The Idiot’s Lantern is a great episode from Season 2 of New Who era Doctor Who. I always like it when the companions get into period clothes, and this episode features some fabulous fifties fashion for Rose Tyler which I just had to try and recreate: Now that my dolls are a little larger and … More Rose Tyler – The Idiot’s Lantern
Even though I went to the new Lincraft in the CBD yesterday to stock up on some DMC, I couldn’t resist popping into Cleggs today to see what goodies I could spot in the dregs of their end of financial year clearance sale. A friend asked me if I was going to make Morgana a … More Cleggs and Cloaks
The more I look at this gown, the more I want to try to create it. Look at the flowing sleeves – and the embroidered detailing at her waist and upper arms! The gold trim provides a hint of sparkle and I’m keen to try my hand at the draped over-gown. Her hair will have … More Emerald green, fit for a Queen
I’m working on a Morgana as well as Gwen, and if possible she has even more stunning gowns.
Having decided on a gown for Gwen, I poked through my colors for the right shade of purple. I went with colour to the left of the cream thread – DMC 340. I started with a medium brown for Gwen’s quilted petticoat, then crocheted her off-white under-gown. Unfortunately I was so involved in what I … More Gwen’s gown
After some discussion with trusted sources and a fair bit of google searching, I decided on a purple gown of Gwen’s from season four of Merlin. It’s similar in colour to dresses Gwen wears in the second and third seasons of the show, but isn’t as lavish as since of her gowns from the fifth … More Another purple gown