Tuesday, September 14, 2010

The little Mermaiden and Friend.

I think every little 4 year old girl needs a little Mermaiden like this.

Wee Wonderfuls is offering this cute free pattern on the Martha Stewart Crafts website to kick off their new book.  I saw The Girl Who Quilts make it a little while ago and couldn't resist sewing one up for my little niece.  I love this little pattern.  It is so cute how it goes together.  You essentially make the hair and tail and put them on like clothes.

Inspired by its construction, I improvised and made a little boy for little brother.  The funnest part of the boy was making the jeans with all the stitching. (Finished, the dolls are about 6 inches tall.) Thank you Wee Wonderfuls! I'm very tempted to check out that book and sew up more cute lovable dollies. It is so cute sewing in miniature. I can see why my mom loves making doll clothes and patterns so much.


  1. so cute!!! i love that little boy in the jeans!!!!!

  2. Thank you so much for making these for Grace and George!! They love them. These pictures are darling, but their are even cuter in person. Thanks again!

  3. I printed this out and forgot all about it - it's darling!