I am totally loving the Bit of Whimsy doll pattern I bought a few months ago. Once I got past the initial shock of figuring out how to use a sewing machine, making the dolls turned out to be really fun.
Here's my niece Abby with the doll I made her for her birthday (on the right) and her sister's birthday doll (on the left).
Abby's little sister specifically asked for purple hair on her doll.
I have to admit that I wasn't so sure how purple hair would turn out, but - that shows what I know.
Kids are so creative.
I've got plans to make a doll for Avery in the next few weeks based on her favorite book: