Introducing “Nami”, a super cute 30cm modern heirloom cloth doll. Nami comes as kit that contains everything you need (fabrics, trims, wool, stuffing, pattern, instructions and sewing needle) to make her. The instructions are fully illustrated and detailed, meaning even a beginner can bring her to life. The pattern is reusable, so more advanced sewists and crafters will be able to create other customised versions. Nami can be sewn with a sewing machine or by hand and should provide a rewarding make.
Nami’s design takes cues from the Japanese idea of Kawaii (cute), chibi (characters with larger heads) and manga and anime in general and blends them with traditional rag doll making to create a unique and loveable little doll.
Although the finished doll is not intended as a toy for small children it can be made child friendly with a few simple changes (replacing snap fasteners and buttons with velcro).
The kit includes: