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Dolly McTrash
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I make doll things from garbage
I make doll things from garbage

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Rapunzel Tower
I've been busy at nurse practitioner school so I haven't posted in a while, but here is my latest creation: Rapunzel's tower. Thanks for looking!

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Doll Ship
I think I might be the only person who gets more excited about the cardboard that's delivered with a package than the actual present that's inside. We got some double-ply cardboard today and it told me it wanted to be a Barbie pirate ship so I granted its w...

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Doll Tree House

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Doll Castle part 2
And she's done! It's been a long time coming, I hope you'll excuse that I moved houses twice this year, and had an infant to take care of. I just used scrapbook paper for the walls. In the past I've used modpodge to glue the paper on, but I find that this r...

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Doll silverware
For silverware, I used plastic packaging and painted it silver. Then I cut it into strips about 1.25 inches long. Then I cut those strips into the shape of spoons, forks and knives. I also sealed them with mod podge so that the paint wouldn't scrape off the...

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Doll cups/ goblets
Christmas crafting is over, and I'm left with these extra jingle bells. I started making goblets by prying off the bell clapper. Then I added some lovely bead caps to the bottom and glued it down with metal-friendly glue. Ta da!

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Doll cupcakes
I used to pop these round head plugs out of my piano bench as a child. They're a wonderful shape for doll cupcakes! Just use some puffy paint fabric glue for icing. This "slick" kind looks wet even when it's dry. Perfect!

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Doll plates
I made doll plates from the little pull tabs that come on juice cartons. Pull that little tab off and you end up with the plastic bits on the left. I carefully sliced off the top ring and it ends up looking like the plate on the right. I then printed some p...

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Doll rose bouquet
Today's featured piece of trash is this lovely green soda bottle.  I cut it into strips. Then held the strips over a flame and twisted them. Here is the result. Then I started twisting and gluing some of this zig-zag ribbon around the plastic to make a rose...
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