Introduction: How to Make a Rag Doll

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by Nikolina Primova

patterns download:

Step 1: Required Materials

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Fabric: 100% cotton.


Filling: silicone feather / foam

Yarn for the hair

Colorful pieces of rags for the clothes

Step 2: Tools

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a sewing machine

Step 3: Prepare the Patterns

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Draw or print the patterns for the doll on a paper.

Then cut it and pin them to two layers of 100% cotton and non-elastic fabric.

Sew the two layers and fill the arms and the legs with fluff.

Step 4: The Doll.

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Sew the body with the arms, roll the foam on a roll

and put it thru the neck for stability. Then fill the head, and the body.

Fix the legs to the body with pins and sew them, but leave a hole to

fill the body. Then do it and finally sew the hole.

Step 5: Dress.

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Copy the pattern for the dress and then cut them.

Sew them together and put a piece of ribbon.

Step 6: Hair.

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The yarn can be cut on 80cm pieces, then get the half and

sew on a piece of paper. Do the same with the rest of the yarn.

Remove the paper and sew the hair on the head by hand.

Make some hairstyle.

Face of the doll is in part 2 of the video.


glendat1155 (author)2016-11-22

Love it!!

sunshiine (author)2016-02-03

Congratulations on winning the doll contest~ She is so cute. Hope your shines~


warriorethos2 (author)2016-01-30

Shareno, very nice rag doll. Looks like the old fashion types that you find in antique stores. Your instructions and pictures are easy to follow.

Leei1337 made it! (author)2016-01-16

as an extreme amateur I gave it a shot :)

shareno (author)Leei13372016-01-18

I hope you have fun.

seamster (author)2016-01-04

This is a great looking doll, and so simple to make. Thank you for sharing the pattern!

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