Hello again! Today is the continuation of the long-overdue photos series. Like the Playful Hearts outfit, these photos have been hanging around on my hard drive since August. Well. . . they wait no more! This is my second attempt at a face-up on resin. (You don’t get to see the first attempt. .… Continue reading Faceup Chronicles: Second Practice Faceup (Doll Family H 1/4 Practice Head)
It’s been a while! How have you been? This year, I was able to make time to participate in two of Den of Angels’ Anniversary events. It was a lot of fun! Today I’d like to share the first project I completed, a sock outfit for the It’s So Basic Sock Extravaganza. This year’s theme… Continue reading Playful Hearts Outfit | My Den of Angels “It’s So Basic Sock Extravaganza” Contest Entry
In the last few months, I’ve slowly been making progress on the Cute Country Pinafore outfit for Corinne. To date, I’ve finished the drawers and under-dress pattern included in the set. It’s taking so long partially because I’m working deliberately and enjoying myself instead of rushing through it; partially because I’ve been busy with art… Continue reading Cute Country Pinafore Project: The Dress and Drawers
I’m not even halfway through the Country Pinafore sewing project, yet I start another one. . . ? That’s right, I’m going to try my hand at making custom doll eyes! (｡◕‿◕｡) I ordered these eye molds from Velvet Way on etsy. They arrived really quickly – not even a week after I ordered! They’re… Continue reading Dolly Plans Update! Custom Doll Eyes in the Works!
Today I want to talk about the recent terrible news for the BJD community. As you may have heard, a known BJD recaster / counterfeiter, Mr. Luo, has taken steps to register trademarks in China that belong to legit brands and companies. He is also trying to do this in Europe and the USA. In… Continue reading I Support the Artists: My Take on BJD Recasts and the Stolen Trademarks Situation
via ☆彡Volks USA FCS Request☆彡 As a Volks fan in North America, I feel lucky that we have Volks USA to bring us their beautiful dolls and fun promotions. One of those promotions is going on now, incidentally: the online Full Choice System, a way to build your doll from the ground up and have… Continue reading Check out the Volks USA FCS Request poll on Tenshi-no-Mon!
A while back, I was lucky enough to stumble across this little get at a local flea market: Super Dollfie Dress Making vol. 1 is a collection of clothes designed by Volks desigher Kaori Sato for their Super Dollfie line, and includes patterns to fit MSD, SD, and SD-13 dolls. I’d been wanting the books… Continue reading Cute Country Pinafore Dress, Part 1: Getting Started