I am a plush pattern designer, craft book author, and sewing teacher. I design patterns for stuffed animals from my home studio in Wellesley, Massachusetts. Sewing dolls and toys is my passion! I ...
I am a plush pattern designer, craft book author, and sewing teacher. I design patterns for stuffed animals from my home studio in Wellesley, Massachusetts. Sewing dolls and toys is my passion! I strive to make my patterns easy to follow by including step-by-step photos all along the way and writing clearly. My toys are clever and fun to sew. I think you're going to love making them! You are welcome to sell the toys made from my patterns!
Since 2005 I've been sharing my ideas on design, technique and the culture of craft through my blog (whileshenaps.typepad.com). I have a master's degree in education from Harvard and taught middle school social studies in Mississippi and Massachusetts before becoming a textile artist and the mother of three girls.
My daughters, now age 8, 6, and 18 months, are the happy recipients of all of her prototypes!
My first book, The Artful Bird: Feathered Friends To Make and Sew, was an ALA Booklist top ten craft book of 2011 and I have a new book coming out about soft toy design! It will be published by Lark in May of 2013.
Sew a whole family of dolls with this pattern ebook. This 52-page ebook includes three sewing patterns!
You'll get patterns for:
-Emma the Doll
-Liam the Doll
-and Baby Perry
Each pattern includes step-by-step photos, easy to follow instructions (even if you're new to sewing), and full-sized templates you can print again and again.
*Bonus! This ebook also contains tutorials to make pretty roses in two styles for Emma's hair, and a dapper bow tie for Liam! A great value!
Make different dolls for all of the special children in your life.
The patterns in this ebook show you how to create very sturdy dolls that can be machine washed and are meant for real play by real kids. I'm a mom of three young children and I know how kids play! These dolls will hold up over time and still look great.
The Family of Dolls Ebook was designed by me, Abby Glassenberg, and is copyrighted 2013. All rights reserved. It is illegal to distribute this pattern electronically or in hard copy without my permission.
Have a question about this pattern? Email me: abbyglassenberg [!at] comcast.net
You can sell items made from this pattern as long as you follow these regulations:
1. Keep a copy of your receipt as proof of purchase.
2. The items cannot be mass-produced. They must be made by hand, one at a time.
3. Items must be made only by the individual who purchased the pattern.
4. Credit is given to Abby Glassenberg as the pattern designer on a tag affixed to each item and, if selling online, the listing (on Etsy, etc.) must contain a direct link to where the pattern can be purchased.
5. You may make alterations to the pattern, but you must still link to the original pattern and credit Abby Glassenberg on the item's tags and listings.