Make A Doll Sized Pumpkin Turkey Center Piece

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Karen here and today I wanted to share a fun and easy doll sized Thanksgiving centerpiece you can make for your dolls table this Thanksgiving. To make your own Thanksgiving Center Piece you will need: 1 small foam pumpkin (I got mine at Michael’s) Feathers Fun Foam in Tan, Orange and Red Scissors Googly Eyes [...]

Let’s Make A No Sew Witches Hat With Veil Craft

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Karen here. October is one of my most favorite months, fall colors, pumpkins, candy and Halloween! Every year I am a witch. I love being a witch, a crafty witch that is! I also have a small collection of Witch Hats that I wear on Halloween and dress the backs of our chairs with! This [...]

Cheer On Your Favorite Football Team With DIY Poms

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With the changing of the seasons comes…..FOOTBALL SEASON!  Being that we are new in Denver, we are excited to jump in an cheer for the Broncos this year.  To include our dolls in the decorations, parties and fun; we create pom poms for them in the Bronco colors. To make these you will need yarn [...]

Camp Doll Diaries – Victorian Doll Tablecloth From a T-Shirt

Victorian Tablecloth

The Victorian era is one filled with such elegance and grace.  Here is a way to take a plain white t-shirt and convert it into a beautiful table cover for doll sized fun. You will need the following materials T-shirt Aleene’s Quick Dry Fabric Fusion Ruffles or Lace Optional Doily for the Top The first [...]

Camp Doll Diaries – Doll Sized Circus Printables

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What a fun week of circus play and creativity.  Here is a fun printable that you can use to create doll sized circus fun to create your own scene and excitement.  Here are the dolls having a ball.  In addition the the DIY posters and tickets that we made, the popcorn is our creation too. [...]

Camp Doll Diaries: The Circus is in Town – Getting Ready for the Circus Horse Show

Create Matching Costumes for a Doll and Horse.

There are many amazing performances with animals at the circus.  Our Caroline has been training for a circus performance with her horse. They have coordinating costumes that are bold and colorful! To make the costumes I chose a dance costume for the doll and made colorful accessories for the doll and horse. Let’s take a [...]

Duck Tape Sandals for Dolls

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Fashion looks a lot of different ways.  These Duck Tape sandals for dolls are so simple to make and so much fun for summer time fashion play. All you will need really is Duck Tape and scissors.  If you want to add embellishments you will also need those – like buttons, gems, charms and the [...]

Quick Craft – Doll Zipper Belt

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This doll zipper belt is a fun, fast, and colorful doll craft that fits perfectly with our theme of fashion this week! Supplies: 12 inch Coats and Clark Zipper Ribbon Aleene’s Permanent Fabric Tape Buttons Thread and Needle (I used Coats and Clark quilting thread) Scissors Use a 12 inch zipper.  This size zipper makes [...]

Camp Doll Diaries – 50′s Hair Clips

Camp Doll Diaries 50s Inspired Hair Accessories

Welcome to another fun week of Camp Doll Diaries!! We are going to do a little time travel this week – back to the 1950s.  This week’s first activity is by our good friend KC of The Real Thing with the Coake Family. Use her post as inspiration and get creative – then show off those [...]

Camp Doll Diaries-A No-Sew Drawstring Backpack

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Ivy came out to the meadow to look for the trailhead to the hike she is going to take the campers on later. Ivy is one of the guides at JoJo’s Hiking Center (be sure to check out Brandy’s post from earlier today). She decided to pack light and bring her drawstring backpack.   Today I [...]

Camp Doll Diaries – Make Canteens for your Dolls

How to make doll sized water canteens

This craft is from another one of our fabulous guest counselors, Sharry of Julie Newman’s 70s Time Capsule. While the dolls may be doing a lot of dancing, acting and preparing for the camp show on Friday, they still are at camp and are doing other things like hiking, crafts and games. Sharry shows us [...]

Camp Doll Diaries Songbook

Songbook Camp Doll Diaries

I can’t think of a better way to finish off a great week of camp than with songs around the campfire. This is an adorable little songbook that could be used around the campfire or anywhere that singing is part of the fun.  I created it for Camp Doll Diaries this week to celebrate the [...]

Camp Doll Diaries Set Up – Make a Mail Center

Camp Doll Diaries Mail Center

Who doesn’t like getting mail at camp? I decided to add a mail center for each of the cabins this year so the dolls can exchange letters, the counselors can leave notes for the campers, and of course, so they have somewhere to put those postcards from home! I thought about making the mailboxes like [...]

Posters for Camp Doll Diaries

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Are you getting excited for Camp Doll Diaries? Everyone here is. The counselors are decorating their summer cabin rooms and want to share their posters with you. you can download them free here and use them to decorate your spaces as you prepare for the summer fun too.  They are fun to color and add [...]

Farmers’ Market Season – Doll Sized Cheese Curds

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Yesterday I went to the Farmers’ Market in Aurora at Southland with my husband and we ran across these incredibly yummy cheese curds and got a chance to talk to the people who even told us about the cow named Sqeaky where the cheese curds come from.  Needless to say, I was pretty excited because [...]

Camp Doll Diaries Bulletin Board

Doll Diaires Bulletin Board

This summer there are going to be  A LOT of crafty projects that you might want to display in your doll space.  Here is a quick little project that you can make now to have such a place for your upcoming masterpieces. You will need the following materials/supplies: a cork board square (mine is 5 [...]

Doll Sized DIY Duck Tape Fashion Rug

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I thought it might be fun to create a little doll sized home décor with Duck Tape to add another fun way to decorate our rooms.  This is what I came up with…an animal print and polka dotted (black and white of course) rug with matching ribbon fringe. This is what you will need: Duck [...]

Make an Easy Duck Tape Headband with Add-Ons for Dolls

Make an Easy Duck Tape Headband for Dolls

When it comes to doll accessories, headbands are essentials. They can be made from just about anything and they really help pull an outfit together. When it comes to craft supplies, you can never go wrong with a roll of Duck Tape. Honestly, you can make just about anything for your dolls with it (just [...]

My Studio Girl’s Travel Buddies Make Great Doll Friends (and Giveaway)

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My Studio Girl makes the cutest Travel Buddies Kits for stitching and creating felt fun.  They are the perfect size for 18″ dolls and make great little friends. While walking the floor at Toy Fair in NYC this February, I visited with My Studio Girl and fell in love with their adorable stitching kits.  They [...]

Create Your Own Doll Sized Sparkly Egg Decorating Play Set

Create Your Own Easter Sparkly Egg Decorating Play Set

Karen here, as Easter approaches I wanted to share an easy and fun way to create your own Sparkly Egg Decorating Play Set from items you can easily find at a craft or dollar store near you! I was able to create my play-set for under $10. I loved the Egg Decorating Set that American [...]