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These black babies with their pretty African print dresses were made for an Aids orphanage in South Africa.  Their bodies were made from a cotton knit and this made them so soft and cuddly.  Their hair was made from a wooly polar fleece.

These black babies with their pretty African print dresses were made for an Aids orphanage in South Africa. Their bodies were made from a cotton knit and this made them so soft and cuddly. Their hair was made from a wooly polar fleece.

A beautiful fairy doll, Princess Rosy Posy elegantly dressed in a taffeta dress with petticoat and panties.  She has wings which can be removed as can her dress.  So any little girl can have fun dressing and undressing this doll.

A beautiful fairy doll, Princess Rosy Posy elegantly dressed in a taffeta dress with petticoat and panties. She has wings which can be removed as can her dress. So any little girl can have fun dressing and undressing this doll.

We haven't forgotten the boys.  Our rugby playing rag dolls are so soft and cuddly.  With their spiky hair and googly eyes, boys will love to use this rag doll as a mascot when their favourite team is playing!

We haven't forgotten the boys. Our rugby playing rag dolls are so soft and cuddly. With their spiky hair and googly eyes, boys will love to use this rag doll as a mascot when their favourite team is playing!

Pretty Patsy is so precious with pretty country clothes and holding her teddy bear.

Pretty Patsy is so precious with pretty country clothes and holding her teddy bear.

Jessie June our cute mop hat rag doll.  Her cupcake motif dress, hat and panties can be removed allowing the child playing with her to develop their fine motor skills.

Jessie June our cute mop hat rag doll. Her cupcake motif dress, hat and panties can be removed allowing the child playing with her to develop their fine motor skills.

I used the same basic pattern for both dolls, but how different they look!  Ebony and Ivory!

I used the same basic pattern for both dolls, but how different they look! Ebony and Ivory!

These "Pretty Patsy" rag dolls were fun to make with their skinny arms and legs and I loved the little teddy bear too!

These "Pretty Patsy" rag dolls were fun to make with their skinny arms and legs and I loved the little teddy bear too!

I love to make dolls from cotton knit fabric which has a slight stretch.  Makes them soft and cuddly.  I love to give them pretty floral dresses too!

I love to make dolls from cotton knit fabric which has a slight stretch. Makes them soft and cuddly. I love to give them pretty floral dresses too!

Mbali means "flower" in Zulu.  This is pretty little Imbali.

Mbali means "flower" in Zulu. This is pretty little Imbali.

Added a headband to this doll with a felt flower.

Added a headband to this doll with a felt flower.