Sewing Dolls' Clothes: 27 Projects to Make in 1:12 Scale (Paperback)
This fun new title compiles the best sewing projects from The Dolls' House Magazine into one easy to use volume. Combining a variety of costumes from styles and eras, the projects aim to emphasise the joy and freedom of 'dressing up' and its endless possibilities. Transform your dolls from fashionable Regency lady to humble flower seller or maybe even a magical ballerina. Have fun, and let your imagination run wild. - All clothing projects are explained in clear step-by-step instructions. - Patterns for each costume are included on the page with easy to trace outlines. - Suitable for beginners who have limited sewing skills. - Themed sections cover styles of dress from: Fashionable Ladies, Dressing for Work, In the Country, Special Occasions and Fancy Dress.
Janet Harmsworth, Carolyn Harding and Sue Johnson are all experienced and well-respected miniaturists. Janet Harmsworth's skill and vivid imagination enable her to create the huge variety of costumes shown here - from gothic-style to Marilyn Monroe. She runs the successful business 'Mini Mannequins.' Janet is based in Carolyn Harding is one half of the 'CaroDoug Miniatures' duo. Based in Hereford, they supply a variety of dolls' house wares and also work to commission. Sue Johnson of 'Sue Jo's Enchanted Cottage' has a love of ornate dress and magical touches. She is the author of The Dolls' House Wedding Book 1-86108-451-X (GMC Publications, 2006). Sue lives in Washington, Tyne-and-Wear.