Rag dolls - an excellent alternative alreadyorder boring barbie and pups. In addition, it is a wonderful occasion to spend time with your child with benefit, to please him with a new toy made together. Cloth dolls, of course, come in different complexity of manufacturing and stylistic directions. Let us dwell on a simple, but from that no less interesting version Manufacture of such a pupa, of course, begins with a pattern. You can draw it yourself, using all your imagination or using a ready-made template. With the fabric, you can experiment as much as you like,the only recommendation is for the base of the doll - it should still be dense enough and wear-resistant if you want the doll to serve you long. After cutting out the details of the future pupa from the chosen fabric. Then, we sew them together, leaving holes for subsequent packing. Stuff dolls with holofiber or sintepon You can, of course, and cotton, but it is not veryelastic and has the property of straying into lumps, which will spoil the appearance of the product over time. When stuffing, we help ourselves with a pencil or any other suitable tool item. Until the end of the "end-to-end" handle, the legs can not be stuffed: they will look neater. Then we sew the parts and sew the knobs to the trunk Now our pupa needs to be dressed. In order to sew clothes, you will also need patterns. The outfit is limited only by your imagination, we will stop on a simpler version - a shirt. Below is a pattern of shirt-jacket. After the doll, you have to draw a face and make hair. For the eye and lips use acrylic paint on the fabric. Hair can be made from anything, and also to come up with a suitable headpiece. Usually, hair is used for dense threads, wool and the like. If desired, the pupa can be tinted with blush for the face, glued cilia and a spout Such a simple primitive doll will come from youin any case, even if before that you never tried to sew them. Still, it's a great kind of pastime with your kids. In particular, the girl will be interested in this fascinating process - as a piece of material, filler and fantasy creates a unique toy that preserves the individuality of its creator. Sew, create, please others with wonderful small gifts, keeping the warmth of your soul!