I’ve been playing with microwaveable dolls that can be used as heating pads, or as a cold compress if stored in the freezer. This bunny is 100% cotton and has a rice filling. So he can be used hot or cold on an owie. That’s right, he’s a boo-boo bunny. I’m not completely happy with […]
Have you seen the die made by Sizzix that will cut out all the cloth parts for a ragdoll in one pass? I’ve been wanting this die for nearly a year but the retail on it was $60 and I couldn’t justify the expense. But Sizzix had a big sale last month and I finally […]
I was recently introduced to the concept of “felties” made on embroidery machines. These are small designs stitched onto 2 layers of felt that can be used for all kinds of accessories. So I resized some of my doll faces and tried it for myself. I’m liking how they turned out. Some will have natural […]
new handmade dolls in the Ballyhoo Creations shop – lots of white linen this week
Here’s a sneak peek at the newbies … There has been a lot of behind-the-scenes work in the past two weeks – including the design of this website. But I’ve still found time to make a few new dolls. They will be available in the shop before Thanksgiving – only a few days away.