spool dollies-- for little girls who's Mommys won't allow them to play with Barbies. I was one of those little girls:( Wish I would have thought of using mamas spools instead of my little brothers hot wheel collection. Yeah, they were my "Barbies" & they sucked!
Kokeshi Spool dolls | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Hope Watthanaphand About 2 1/2" of pocket-sized cuteness.Made from wooden spools and beads.They are wearing ribbon kimonos that have been securely glued on.Hand painted and varnished by me.I've made over 30 of these and every one of them is different,just like real people
Clothespeg dolls in saree, kimono, gele, bubo and irk, and contemporary dress. The tutorial that follows will show you the basic steps for making a doll, along with a range of easy ways to make facial features and hair styles for your dolls. The doll's shown here have been made as decorations for Mother's Day, and feature various ethnic groups and costumes to represent mother's from around the world.