Viva la vida, Frida!!

Added Dec 15, 2010

by nettie

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Description

Pattern: Purl Girl from the Purl Bee, designed my Mimi Kirchner

Materials: Wool felt (body and base of hair), cotton yarn (black hair and eyebrow), silky wool yarn (red hair and roses), embroidery floss (to assemble body and make the face), jersey knit (shawl), cotton herringbone (skirt), cotton eyelet (underskirt), cotton trim and lace, two buttons for the leg join and poly fill stuffing.

For construction details visit my blog!
More photos here

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Winter
For
Unisex
Style
Bohemian, Casual, Ethnic
Material
Cotton, Blends, Eyelet, Knits/Jersey, Lace/Sequins, Wool

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    Dec 17, 2010, 03.06 PMby freaky-philomeen

    Lovely! I’m sure Frida would love it!

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    Dec 17, 2010, 01.40 AMby nettie

    Thanks so much everyone!!

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    Dec 16, 2010, 07.00 PMby smallone

    just great!!!!!!

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    Dec 16, 2010, 11.14 AMby janul

    I made a doll with this pattern too, but I love yours more! :) I love Frida, I think some day, I´m copying this :)

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      Dec 17, 2010, 03.15 PMby nettie

      Thanks! You should make your own Frida!

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    Dec 16, 2010, 09.19 AMby stuffit-1

    adorable! viva la frida!

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    Dec 16, 2010, 12.41 AMby sewobsessed

    I love her. I would love to have her watch over me in my sewing room! She definetly looks like a seamstress, don’t you think?

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      Dec 17, 2010, 03.15 PMby nettie

      She does look like a seamstress! I think it would appeal to her artistic nature ;o)

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.27 PMby silamu14

    Lovely!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 07.40 PMby captain-leslie

    cute i love frida!! :)

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    Dec 15, 2010, 04.14 PMby gedwoods

    Cute!

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