Friday, 4 November 2011

Couldn't wait...

The girls are looking a little more demure now...


Dolled up in their dresses of tulle salvaged from an enormous veil I had to buy to get just a small bit for Miss U-t-B when she made her First Communion
and vintage hankies...


Making the bead crowns was tricky, but worth it in the end!


I had fun with the faces, though all but the first one had to be re-painted time after time, as I don't have the steadiest of hands...


I think these will go down well for the top of trees!



(Though actually, they might be Tooth Fairies, given that I had an impacted wisdom tooth taken out today!)


I really loved making them and couldn't wait to post them here!

8 comments:

  1. They are fabulous and very beautiful. How did you make them? The faces are perfect, so elegant and whimsical too! x

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  2. Gorgeous pretty girls,well done!! there faces are lovely.Hope your'e feeling better after your trip to the dentist's, wisdom teeth ouch !!
    XX Manda XX

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  3. Ouch! I hope you're feeling better after your trip to the dentist.
    These are just lovely. What did you make the bodies and heads out of?
    xx

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  4. glad to see that the girls have sobered up now!!
    they are beautiful and their faces are so pretty, you are very clever.
    i hope your poor mouth isn't too sore, take care and have a lovely weekend
    love jooles x

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  5. Beautiful work and they all look so individual.

    Have a wonderful weekend
    Helenx

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  6. For how to make them in detail, see Prima Christmas Makes magazine - basically body from pipe cleaners bound with wool, head and limbs from Fimo.
    x

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  7. Ah " A little more decoram Ladies ! "
    ...this is what the manageress of the shoe shop in Brighton where I worked many moons ago said to we sales assistants after our fits of giggles when a customer tried to return a pair of Italian shoes he'd obviously worn to garden or farm in !

    Totally divine & dainty in their beautiful dresses.

    Ouch for the wisdom tooth extraction xx

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  8. So Beautiful! Love their little faces. Thanks for sharing them with us.
    Have a great day!
    Diane

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