Deanna Hogan, Blue Heron Dolls

Stripes are Tricky!

Published over 1 year ago • 1 min read

Hello Reader,

I love stripes, especially for dolls' legs. Stripes create the look of stockings that can add to the costume and character of the doll.

If you've tried this, you know how hard it is to match the stripes, and keep them matched while sewing.

If you've experienced this, I've got a solution for you. Click on the link below to access this free PDF tutorial.

Tip #3: Sewing Stripes

In other news, I've been working on one of the EIGHT prototypes I shared in my last newsletter. More stripes, this time made from bias tape.

I've chosen to use brown Tibetan lamb for her hair. She may or may not have a hat. I'm still not quite sure who she will be.

Progress photos are posted on my BLOG.


Deanna Hogan

Deanna Hogan, Blue Heron Dolls

Doll Artist and Teacher: Preserving the art of making dolls and Artist Member of the Original Doll Artist Council of America (ODACA).

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