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I am a German immigrant who moved to the USA in 1995. I have been making dolls for over 10 years. I also paint and write about my life as an immigrant on my blog ...

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German Doll Head Instructions

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : German Doll Head Instructions
German Doll Head Instructions

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • sewing

Pattern Description:

In this tutorial I am sharing my experiences making doll heads for German Waldorf style cloth dolls.

This is an in-depth explanation of how to construct the inner head of a waldorf style doll. This is NOT a pattern for a doll! It is meant for people who have struggled with creating doll heads. It includes directions on how to make a nose, shaping a doll head with string, and includes many other useful tips and suggestions.

I have been making and selling dolls for many years.
This is great for beginners and folks who would like to get better at doll making.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • formed heads for 9-16 inch dolls


  • scissors, needles, thread

You Will Also Need:

  • wool

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