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Lenci Type Felt Doll

Lenci Type Felt Doll Alma Felt Doll? This sweet felt doll came from Italy in the early 30’s. She had age spots on her body, a deep stain on her face, and her arm seams had split. Her hair was also coming apart. After some very careful surface cleaning, I arranged her hair and got…
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Stuffed Rabbit Repair – Mr. Bunny

Stuffed Rabbit Repair Mr. Bunny comes for a full restoration. Stuffed Rabbit Repair - Stuffed animal repair at the Forget Me Not Doll Hospital is like a spa treatment for special stuffed animals. Mr. Bunny  had been well loved. His fur was matted down and with 50 years of dust layers he looked a beige color. He…
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Effanbee Patsy Doll Dresses

Effanbee Patsy Doll Dresses I have been sewing pretty little Effanbee Patsy Doll Dresses lately. This lot of dresses are for the 14" Patsy doll. But I do make dresses in sizes 11" - 30" for the entire Patsy Family dolls. This Effanbee Patsy doll dress and hat are adapted from a 1933 pattern for Patsy Lou. The…
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Just Fix My Doll!

Just Fix My Doll! Books, Books, And More Books I hear the cry, Just Fix My Doll! I am constantly taking classes, buying books, and researching the best practices and materials to fix dolls and toys. The restoration and preservation of antique dolls has been a consuming, but rewarding hobby and business. When I am stressed,…
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