May 20


Emily helped me choose all the fabrics and the size and the buttons… She decided her doll needed earrings when she found these mismatched flower buttons in the button jar.  I love almost everything about this.  But I will admit that the combination of the heart-shaped mouth and the yellow skin makes her look a little bit like a baby chick.  Alas, that was my mistake.  I talked Emily into the yellow fabric for her body.

Emily doesn’t care.  She doesn’t see anything wrong with the doll.  And I think she is in awe of me for the first time in a while.  That is something I can appreciate coming from my sassy little lady. :)

Emily and her Doll


4 Responses to “The Doll We Made Together”

  1. lsaspacey Says:

    Great job! I didn’t see the chickadee-thing until you mentioned it. Love how true to the drawing you were, down to the mismatched shoes. Of course she’s in awe of you…you made a drawing come to life!

  2. Amy Says:

    so fun! I bet your daughter will treasure it for a long time.

  3. jenn Says:

    adorable…just too cute!

  4. Vasu Says:

    oh so cute… the pink

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