Photos: mostly of ball-jointed Asian dolls (some not quite safe for work), cats, plants; occasionally art; and local Chicagoland scenery. Comments are moderated so they will take a bit to show up.
Friday, June 29, 2018
Iris, Complete; and Thistle and Shannon
I will take more photos today; I have had her sleeping plate for ages, but not the complete Steam Age Celine--then Rosaline listed her on Den of Angels and I was so excited to see her, since the Open Eye version is the missing match to the sleeping plate! Here's Iris with closed eyes:
You can see it is the same professional faceup. The Moe body is pretty fun--it's a nice 60 cm size and light compared to my Super Gem girls. Weight is starting to be my new criteria for dolls--I am much more likely to sew for them if I can move them around easily! The feet are silly (the toes are very pointed and fairy like) but they work well. They are also magnet feet, as are the hands--so I need to order some Resinsoul jointed hands to replace the hands, as they tend to fall off. Also Iris needs to hold a pen. But now she can see! Rosaline sent me the whole box and certificate, and I have to say that Fairyland does a very nice presentation with their dolls as far a packing them securely and attractively!
Also here is an almost weightless Fairyland girl--minifee sized but on the Moe body. I am still working on her faceup:
And I have finally found my Seian a wig that fits. That girl has a huge size 9 head: