Tansy and Thistle, Bird Riding Elves Cloth Doll PDF ePattern


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This is for the PDF version only. After you pay you will get info from Etsy to download the pattern, no more waiting for me to send it to you!

It is also available only to USA customers as a printed pattern if you don't want to print it yourself. Just ask and I'll put up a listing just for you.

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Tansy and Thistle are cloth elves riding cloth birds. Display them hanging with clear fishing line or nestle the bird on a shelf. The dolls are sewn to the birds.

Tansy and Thistle have needle sculpted noses and painted faces. Their hair is made from a scrap of fake fur. Their legs are sewn so they are bent. The clothing is sewn to their bodies and they have cute hats that are easy to make.

The birds have a wing span of 15". The tail and wings have wire in them. The legs are made using chenille stems and are not firm enough for the bird to stand on them. There is also a pattern for a tote that can go around the bird's neck or the dolls can wear it on a shoulder. I added a tuft of feather to the top of the head. The eyes are beads and the bills are painted.

Quilter's quarters are perfect for making the dolls and birds. Use small prints for the doll's clothing. For the birds, I used large prints. Tansy's blue bird is made from a blue Bali batik while Thistle's bird is made from a feather print fabric.

The pattern has plenty of hints to help you make your dolls and has many drawings and color photos so it will be easier for you to make the dolls.

If you have any questions about the pattern please contact me.

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I don't ship outside of the US, please order the PDF patterns that are sold here.

I do not give permission to resell any of my PDF patterns. If you plan on looking at it and then reselling it after making the items, buy the printed copy. It is illegal to print copies of my PDF patterns and sell them.

You are welcome to sell finished items made from this pattern in your Etsy shop or at craft fairs for personal profit. This pattern is not for industrial manufacturing.

Average review
Wonderfully creative and heartwarming. Good instructions.
May 29, 2015 by sarah granskou
cute pattern; downloaded just fine
Mar 24, 2015 by backagainbooks
Lovely patterns. Fast transaction. Many thanks
May 9, 2013 by A fellow maker
Lovely items, fast delivery, great communication,will do business again, A+A+A+
Dec 30, 2011 by A fellow maker
Great Pattern !!!
Sep 30, 2011 by A fellow maker

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