Making Little Women, Part 4: Progress

Wow, it feels like forever since I last posted! There's been a lot going on, including a medical scare that temporarily put a halt to all my glorious doll making plans for a week or so (luckily the medical stuff ended up being nothing as scary as the doctor originally thought, but will involve ongoing … Continue reading Making Little Women, Part 4: Progress

Making Little Women, Part 3: Mistakes Happen

The saga of the Little Women dolls continues! Since completing the mock up of the Beth March doll (which I posted about here and here) I decided to dive in and try making Jo, since I'm pretty sure every single one of my sisters would prefer a Jo doll. Yesterday I finished sewing and stuffing … Continue reading Making Little Women, Part 3: Mistakes Happen

Making Little Women (and little clothes!): eVINTAGEpatterns Review

Wow, I can't believe how long it's been since I last posted! The last few weeks have been incredibly stressful, but the upside of all the stress is that in my down time, I've been doing a lot of sewing to help myself relax. While I have been making myself some clothes, my favourite project … Continue reading Making Little Women (and little clothes!): eVINTAGEpatterns Review

Vintage Bonny Bride Doll Commercial

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Khr-kELIJx4 A 1950's (I'm guessing) doll that does nothing but get married! After playing weddings with Bonny Bride, get yourself a Betsy Wetsy baby doll and play mommy! Repeat process after high school (or Girl's College!) except this time without dolls, and the 1950's feminine ideal is complete! Then buy a copy of Betty Friedan's … Continue reading Vintage Bonny Bride Doll Commercial

Vintage Charmin’ Chatty Doll Commercial

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B44RQ8cNls8 (Note: The person who posted this video to Youtube mistakenly marked it as Chatty Cathy, but it's definitely not! This is a Charmin' Chatty doll, as said in the commercial.) No, Charmin' Chatty, I don't like pickle ice cream! This doll sure says some wacky stuff! So quirky, I bet my young niece would … Continue reading Vintage Charmin’ Chatty Doll Commercial