I loved playing with paper dolls when I was a little girl - something neither of mine girls ever enjoyed - boohoo for me. But I hope Eva and Mela will enjoy these magnetic dolls. I glued the shoes on because as anyone who has ever sat on a Barbie shoe knows - they never stay on the feet. Anyway, there are 4 sets of clothes with an extra top. The front looks like a closet and is storing a pair of pj's purple for Eva and yellow for Mela.
Dora is thanks to the inspiration of mimiscardcreations and card shark. Dora's face is thanks to my daughter Lia.
Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2012 GMT Views: 422
Registered: April 23, 2006 Location: Looking For Teapots! Posts: 59993
Tue, May 01, 2012 @ 8:10 PM
Once again, Lia did good! OMG! What fun this is...what a wonderful little gift for the girls...this will be keeping them busy.....talk about a wonderfully creative thing you did here....paperdolls were fun....
i think you were smart to glue the shoes on...who doesn't always lose shoes? I do!!! Way fun Rosalia!
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Tue, May 01, 2012 @ 8:26 PM
Rosalia, clever and cute!! I loved paper dolls as a child!!
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Tue, May 01, 2012 @ 8:56 PM
This is such a clever idea - i am sure she will enjoy this - your presentation is lovely.
Paper dolls were my favorite activity when I was little - I often cut the Sears catalog apart to make more clothes! And, alas, our daughter did not enjoy them - she had Barbie LOL!
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Tue, May 01, 2012 @ 9:17 PM
This is fantastic!! I loved paper dolls too, but (my name is a giveaway) none of my offspring did. This is such a perfect idea, especially for someone who must stay indoors all of the time. Great idea, well implemented and sure to be a favorite!
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