Making and Dressing Dolls' House Dolls: In 1/12 Scale - Sue AtkinsonNewton Abbot: David & Charles, 1992, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper lightly sunned at the spine.
Contains: Colour photographs; Black & white drawings; Colour frontispiece; Patterns; Title page vignette;
From the cover: “This delightful book is a comprehensive guide to every aspect of making and dressing one-twelfth scale dolls’ house dolls. Master craftswoman Sue Atkinson helps you develop your skills and your imagination to produce exquisitely dressed and authentic dolls in period style, lending a charming and professional touch to your miniature rooms and houses. The author gives full details of the specialised techniques needed to achieve realistic and high-quality results in this scale.
Half the book is devoted to numerous clear, full-size patterns for women’s, men’s and children’s clothes with variations for winter and summer, evening and day wear. Clear advice on selecting dolls and kits is provided so that appropriate choices may be made to complement your dolls’ houses. Instructions are included for appropriate hair styles, hats, footwear and accessories. Sketches show how these outfits achieve period authenticity, with superb colour photographs of the finished dolls. Sue Atkinson provides everything you need to create your own wonderful dolls’ house dolls.”