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Posted on:8/24/11 2:34 PM

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Claire Voyant said...
My grandmother used this same pattern to make all the grand kids Raggedy Anns and Andy dolls for Christmas back in 1975. Still have her pattern. I used it in the 90s to make my girls Raggedy Anns. I painted the faces on since I no longer had transfers and ripped fabric along the weft and washed it, then starched and ironed and cut it into pieces and hot glued for the hair. Rather than typical striped fabric for the stockings, I used red ticking and lightly tea stained the aprons. I'm getting ready to use the same pattern again for my grand daughters. How I hope one of my daughters will finally be bitten by the sewing bug and use the pattern for their own grand kids.
7/8/13 7:29 PM
khurtdvm said...
Sooooooo cute!
9/3/11 1:26 PM
newmama said...
I think you did an amazing job. Absolutely amazing. The hair and the embroidery are especially great.
8/27/11 8:59 PM
sing201 said...
Very, very cute!
8/25/11 10:29 AM
Elemenopeo said...
They are so cute - I love raggedys!
8/24/11 10:16 PM
mizvi said...
Gosh! I forgot how cute these two are...You did a great job with them...especially the hair!!!
8/24/11 9:21 PM
tiadia said...
Oh, I love Raggedy Ann and Andy! My aunt made me a Raggedy Ann doll when I was little. You did a FANTASTIC job!
8/24/11 8:29 PM
RadarRadiance said...
Love them, they will be loved too! Great job and how sweet of you to make them.
8/24/11 5:57 PM
Steffie said...
OMG - these take me back... My mom made all the kids in the family Raggedy Ann or Raggedy Andy dolls one year for Christmas. They looked just like these. You did a wonderful job!
8/24/11 5:52 PM
Elizabeth made this said...
So sweet. My great-grandma made Raggedy Ann and Andys--she would have loved these. I hope they are loved.
8/24/11 5:05 PM
KathyBKnits said...
LOVE these! So cute!!!
8/24/11 4:03 PM
Aroura said...
These are SO adorable, really great job on all the details.
8/24/11 3:36 PM
Miss Tanya said...
You did a FANTASTIC job! Your niece will love these dolls!
8/24/11 3:26 PM
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