Tilda Baby Bear
InstructionsAgain I suggest buying the ginger fabric or tan from the UK. It is on ebay or search for it on the web. Use good cotton for clothing. I usually sew up Kaffe Fassett fabrics for the clothes when I find one I like but usually I like polka dots swiss and other cottons. I use rickrack and ribbons, prima paper flowers, crystals, pearls and floss and glue galore. Since they are for the home, I feel it ...
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Type of item: Home Decor
Style: Whimsical, Cute, Holiday
The TIlda fabric and some cotton for clothes. Stuffing and floss and ribbon and anything I need to embellish them. It is so fun to make them look real. I get a kick out of making the faces look so cute with blush, eyes and embroidered noses.
What was your inspiration?
Sweet Home Decor book by Tone Finannger. Need I say more?
What are you most proud of?
Thankful that I am able to sew these dolls.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Use fabric for Tilda dolls from the UK. It is the best for such things. I tried lots of other fabric and should have just gone ahead and bought the good stuff and not wasted tons of money on other kinds. I have a drawer full of tan, ginger, brown fabric that isn't as good. I will use it but Tilda ginger and tan fabric right from the UK is the best! Trust me I know......