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13 Fun Doll Projects for Summer

13 Fun Doll Projects

I created this list of fun doll projects for my sister and I want to share it with you! I have my sis in mind because she sparked the idea for this list.  I have you in mind because I think you would enjoy this fun list of projects too! A while back my sister…

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Banded Dolman Shirt-6

Fashionable Style with the New Sewing Pattern

I thought it would be fun to share the Banded Dolman Shirt pattern sewn up into a variety of fabrics. I love how different fabrics can give the same pattern a different look and feel!  If you haven’t tried it yet, the pattern is available for free here! I have one of those varieties today but I…

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Pattern Fan Spread Cropped

Have you Downloaded My Free Sewing Pattern for Dolls?

The Banded Dolman Shirt pattern for dolls has been available for two weeks.  I had a little whirlwind of activity making sure the logistics worked properly for all those interested.  I am so happy and excited about the enthusiasm, comments, and feedback about the pattern!  Yay, and thank you so much if you reached out!…

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Girls dress made from a womans tshirt-8

Sewing for Little Girls-Make a Dress from a T-Shirt

My baby is 3 1/2.  I love all the stages but why does it seem to go by so fast!!  I have to get out the camera and chase her around, capturing a few moments.  It’s the only way I know how to make time stand still, for that very moment. This little one has…

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Round Up

10+ Fun Projects for Dolls (All from Camp Doll Diaries 2015!!)

Whoa, is another summer of Camp Doll Diaries coming to an end??!!!  This is the third summer I’ve participated as a counselor, posting a weekly doll craft/photo story/tutorial. If you are new to Camp Doll Diaries it’s doll crafts, play inspiration and fun all summer long.  You follow along online and participate when you can!…

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Doll Diaries Apron-2

A Doll Apron You can Decorate

I’m excited to take a closer look at this little doll size apron with you today!  It arrived as a plain white apron, sent from Char with Doll Diaries.  As many of you know I write a weekly doll craft/review/tutorial for Doll Diaries.  I was so excited Char sent me a few aprons because they are a craft project/play…

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Deviled Eggs for Dolls-27

Deviled Eggs

Hello friends! Today I feel like a food blogger that should be sharing a recipe because this craft is so scrumptious looking! Deviled eggs are on the menu. When my son saw these mini deviled eggs he asked if we could make some FOR REAL.  Yep he’s a deviled egg fan and these just reminded him…

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Fun with Dolls

What I’ve Been Up To

Three kids off to school and the little one’s still in bed (Love how she sleeps in!), so I thought I’d sit down to write. Yes, it is the first day of school and today also marked a few other firsts around here.  One made it to zero period on time (just believe me, it’s remarkable)….

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doll it up

My Journey to Finding Dolls

Hello friends! I feel like I’m making a confession today. You see, these days I craft and sew for 18 inch dolls like American Girl dolls but it wasn’t always so.  In fact, at one time I was against American Girl dolls and didn’t want my daughter to have one. *Gasp* I know, I know kinda extreme, but…

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Dance Bag for Dolls

Make a Dance Bag {or a travel bag} for Dolls

I am here with the second part to the dance accessory set I shared earlier this week.   Check out the first here if you missed it!   With all of these fun dance accessories, Caroline needs something to carry them in! Her dance bag is just right to fit her dance costume for rehearsals or performances….

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Add sparkle to a dance outfit for dolls!

Adding a Little Sparkle to a Dance Outfit

I’ve been working on a few fun crafts, projects, and giveaways inspired by my recent trip to Cancun Mexico that I can’t wait to share!!  Check back, there will be a little fun this week and next week! Once in a while, with the push of new projects, I forget about sharing a fun project. Today’s project was…

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Cancun Beach-2

A Day at the Beach

I say, A day at the beach, and that sounds like it’s an everyday occurrence. Oh, this is far from it for me.  This is an amazing once-in-a-lifetime kind of day at the beach.  This is a beach far away and tropical and exotic and the kind of trip I’ve never taken before. This trip…

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Retro Diner Booth for Dolls

Make a Retro Diner Booth for Dolls

Hello friends!  Things have been hopping around here behind the scenes and I can’t wait to share some of the projects I have been working on to share with you!  Enjoy today’s craft! It’s time to turn up the jukebox, the dolls are meeting at the diner for a shake! Every diner needs a booth,…

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Doll Souvenirs

Giveaway Winner and Thinking Big

Hello friends!  I am sorry I’ve been MIA around here for a while.  By day I’ve been laying on my back and by night I’ve been dreaming of running.  A pinched nerve is the culprit but I am feeling better and better each day and slowly getting back on my feet. I am anxious to get…

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American Queen Steamboat

Waterfront Fun-(Louisville, KY -Part 4)

**Don’t forget to enter to win the doll size backpack from Kentucky!  The Giveaway is open until Friday at midnight!** Welcome to a mini series featuring places to see and things to do in Louisville, KY.  There are fun pictures to experience the city and doll size activities to enjoy from home!  Whether you have…

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