Workshops — Thame Dolls House & Miniatures Fair

Thame Dolls House & Miniatures Fair

18 Feb 2017

Dress a Vintage Victorian-style Doll’s Doll

During this session you will dress a 1 1/2” tall, jointed porcelain doll in the style of a Jumeau Bébé doll of the 1890’s.

The doll will have:

  • Silk underwear
  • Cotton lace petticoat
  • Fine lace socks
  • Tiny silk shoes with leather shoes
  • vPleated silk and lace dress
  • Silk jacket, trimmed with lace and silk ribbon rosettes
  • Fine ringlet curls wig
  • Elaborate silk bonnet trimmed with silk ribbon rosettes
  • Made to measure box with colour-printed Jumeau doll lid

All materials will be provided but students are requested to bring: Fine, sharp scissors, small sewing needles and tweezers.

Students may choose a costume colour from the following selection. If specifying a colour, this must be notified by 10 January 2011 at the latest. Please specify your colour choice on the booking form.

  • Shades of pink
  • Shades of blue
  • Shades of sepia/ivory

(NB this workshop will finish by 4.00)

Cost £35

Workshop tutor - Sandra Morris (Diminutive Dolls)