Tag-a-long doll from Wee Wonderfuls

Tag-a-long doll - Wee Wonderfuls - 00 cover photo

Another sugary-cute softie to add to my growing collection — a sweet Tag-A-Long doll from Hillary Lang‘s adorable “Wee Wonderfuls” book.  This little doll is so inviting – I love her!  I whipped her up in only a few days using scrap fabric and some leftover brown felt.  She’s mostly machine sewn, with a little hand sewing to attach the collar and embroider the face.  I stuffed her “firmly” as recommended, and I think the finished product is just right.  Click below for lots more photos.  : )

Continue reading

Softies from Wee Wonderfuls

I Heart You dollI took advantage of the lazy Sunday today to finish up this “I Heart You” stuffed doll from Wee Wonderfuls by Hillary Lang.  I just love how she came out!  : )

Continue reading

Introducing Batty!

Batty cover photo - Soto Softies patternHello friends!  Allow me to introduce the newest member of the Allspice Abounds household: Batty!  I took a class at Gather Here back in October from the fabulous Martiza Soto herself (creator of the incredible Soto Softies, of which I’ve been a huge fan for many years), and I finally had some time to finish this little guy over the long Thanksgiving weekend.  I love love LOVE how he came out!  : )

This is my second softie and first time trying one of Maritza’s patterns, and all things considered, I think it came out pretty well.  The ears are going off in different directions, but this just adds to the charm of the finished piece, right?  Click below for lots more photos!

Continue reading