I had some time a few weeks ago and managed to make matching outfits for the fairies. ^^ Don’t they look cute? It’s a very different look from their default outfits, which they are wearing in this photo. Here’s a close-up of just the dresses: They are made of gathered black chiffon ribbon, with snap… Continue reading Little black dresses for the fairies
I had the fairies out for a little photoshoot the other day. This was the best pic from the lot. (◕‿◕✿) The props I found at a flea market. They little chair and hat are just the perfect size for the fairies! Photography & photo editing are not my strong suit. Still, I want to… Continue reading Fun with props
Happy New Year! (A bit belated, but no less heartfelt. 🙂 ) As 2017 gears up, it’s time to think about what we’d like to do hobby-wise this year! I know some of my fellow hobby bloggers have already posted about their plans – and there are sizable threads on the DoA and DollfieDreams forums… Continue reading Happy 2017! New Year, New Doll Hobby Plans for A Midnight Sonata
Happy Halloween! I had a bunch of plans I of things wanted to have ready for Halloween: Costumes for Corinne, Clover, and Matricaria A photospace with Halloween props Halloween foods made from polymer clay A bunch of photos (and maybe even a photostory!) Well, of these, only Corinne’s costume is finished, and that’s because it’s… Continue reading Chess Pawns Costume Design
I just heard about The Little Garden’s closing sale. I’m not entirely sure if the sale is because they are temporarily closing to go to a convention, or permanently closing – but I think it’s the latter? Maybe? Anyhow, I went and checked it out. I mean, everything 25% off with code*, that’s pretty awesome… Continue reading Must. . . not. . . buy. . . . (The Little Garden Closing Sale)
This was something I was musing on today. . . As we mature, our relationships with dolls and toys changes. When I was a child, I loved playing with dolls. Barbies and Polly Pockets, and 1/12 scale miniatures, with a few paper doll sets thrown in there as well. I could spend endless hours dressing… Continue reading Full Circle
Do you like word searches? I love ’em, personally! And what could make a word search even better? Why, making it ball-jointed doll-themed, of course! Now, it’s a wee bit hard to find (since the BJD hobby is so niche and all), so I made my own using Discovery Education’s Puzzlemaker. It was simple–I came… Continue reading BJD Word Search!