Little Elf Friend

Well, a package arrived today a month sooner than I thought it’d even be shipped. This is the doll I’ve been waiting for, I’ve wanted her for a long time now and saved for her. She is so tiny, a total of 9.7cm tall. I got her extra hands, her sleeping face, and a pair of resin “witchy” boots. She makes liberty prints look large and most of them are quite petite.   Astrid isn’t quite sure what to make of the troublemaker. I got her Mina’s dress to wear for now since she came before my week where I […]

Drip, drip, drop, little April shower….

  It decided to be a bit like this yesterday. That’s not my excuse for not posting, but you should listen to it anyway the music of Bambi is beautiful. I worked on the baskets on and off, two metres of ribbon yield only about two baskets if you want more than a single ribbon height or lids. Here’s two I finished:     Astrid has come to the conclusion that in the absence of my other doll, they should definitely be hers. After all, they fit so nicely in her lap. The one on the left is my first […]

I’ve always been a basket case…

At least that’s what I tell myself, it explains random thoughts that whisper in my ear from a doll that by all accounts isn’t even made yet and isn’t expected for a month or possibly several. I quite blame Casey and her little Tessie, I’ve been reading her blog from when Tessie popped in. Currently just got to 2010, and I think she’s making my elf show up in my head before she’s in my hands. So what does she want, you might ask? Literally, baskets. Where will I keep all my things?? Well, despite the fact she’s not even […]