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ThimbleGarden on
New Hampshire, United States

In designing sewing projects, the biggest kick for me is figuring out how to get fabulous finished products with really simple construction techniques. I'm VERY particular about my designs. If I ...

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Simple Softies Waldorf Doll 3-Pack

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : Simple Softies Waldorf Doll 3-Pack
Simple Softies Waldorf Doll 3-Pack Hanky Teething Doll
Simple Softies Waldorf Doll 3-Pack BONUS
Simple Softies Waldorf Doll 3-Pack Simple Softies
Simple Softies Waldorf Doll 3-Pack Garden Gnome
Simple Softies Waldorf Doll 3-Pack Lovey Gnome

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • machine sewing
  • minimal hand sewing

Pattern Description:

Make this trio of simple and adorable Waldorf-inspired dolls. Each of these easy dolls has been specially designed to be safe for infants. All 3 designs are easy to make, perfect for the beginning doll maker. PLUS, free bonus pattern, the "Tabby Cat" sensory doll!

Pattern includes:
** full-color photo-tutorial for making the unsculpted, round Waldorf head;
** stitching diagrams for embroidering faces;
** instructions for the Hanky Teething Doll;
** full-size printable pattern & instructions for the flat, blanket-like Lovey Doll;
** full-size printable pattern and instructions for the petal-collared Garden Gnome;
** materials lists for each doll;
** fabric selection guide for each doll.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Dolls finish at about 10 - 12 inches,not including caps.


  • Un-spun wool batting for stuffing
  • 1-inch wide tubular cotton gauze (7 inches for each head)
  • 1/4 yard cotton interlock knit in the skin-tone of your choice, cut 4 inches by 5 inches
  • Embroidery floss - red plus your choice of eye color
  • Strong cotton craft thread to match doll skin fabric
  • 1/4 yard fabric for doll bodies
  • Optional -- a few inches of heavy cotton thread for hair

You Will Also Need:

  • Long doll making needle