Sewing Stylish Dolls and Their WardrobesBook - 2009
Dream Design Stitch Shine Indulge your passion for fashion
Off-the-rack clothes simply won't do ... "Doll Fashionistas" will only be seen wearing the latest, one-of-a-kind designer styles. Inside, you'll find everything you need to know to create a completely customized, fashion-forward doll, from head (curly or straight hair?) to toe (ballet slippers or sandals?). Learn a paint-by-numbers method for making beautiful, one-of-a-kind faces. Create any ethnicity with skin dying techniques. Add even more dimension and personality to faces and bodies with needle-sculpting. Follow step-by-step instructions for making 15 different outfits featuring gorgeous fabrics, cool closures and fun trims - from sundresses and recycled denim skirts, to embellished, pre-made sweaters. Includes easy-to-use templates for the dolls and their outfits.
The clothing patterns in this book are designed to go together quickly and easily (most can be completed in less than two hours ) with professional-looking, runway-worthy results. Templates allow you to start creating and outfitting simply fabulous fashionistas immediately, while learning techniques you can use to create your own original designs.