Elvie started out as a Love Mission EBL Blythe doll.
Work done: bangs/fringe cut in, hair cut to a bob, new eyechips, new eyelashes, sanded face.
Blaise is my first full custom Blythe doll, completed in August 2005. She started out as a Mademoiselle Rosebud SBL.
Work done: mohair reroot using the locked loop method, new chips and lashes, Licca body swap, sanded face. You can read the diary I kept when I was working on her here.
Audrey was my first (and last!) saran reroot. She was originally a Fruit Punch EBL Blythe doll.
Work done: saran reroot using locked loop method in nitro lime and glow in the dark, new eyechips, Licca body swap, sanded face.
Caprica is a custom Sunday Very Best SBL.
Work done: mohair wig from The Sleeping Elf, new chips and lashes, sanded face, full chalk pastel makeup including natural looking chapstick lips.
MAISY MOCHA – RESCUE & REPAIR WORK
Maisy Mocha is a rescued ADG Blythe custom for my friend Deb.
Blog posts here and here.
Work done: corrected philtrum carving, removal of old makeup, new chalk pastel makeup and lips, Mister Super Clear sealing and gloss to lips, new side glancing glitter eyechips, new lashes, eyelid shadow, and slight mech adjustment from where it was sticking.
Lux is a custom Primadolly Aubrey RBL.
Work done: reroot on original scalp using knot method and a super soft pink Wensleydale fleece, carved philtrum, carved nostrils, carved lips, new makeup using chalk pastels and Mister Super Clear, coloured eyelids, sleep eye modification, four sets of custom eyechips, new hot pink glittery pull rings.
Astrid is a custom RBL factory Blythe doll.
Work done: carved philtrum, carved nostrils, carved lips, new makeup using chalk pastels and Mister Super Clear, fancy eyelids, sleep eye modification, new gold glitter pull rings.
Penn is a custom RBL factory Blythe doll.
Penn received much of the same treatment as Astrid, which is shorthand for I can’t remember exactly what I did, and she lives with my best friend now.
A custom fake Blythe doll (let’s be real here – not factory, not “TBL”, but fake) with a forest green scalp. No carving, but new makeup, fancy eyechips, and a massive attitude problem. Pretty much completed in the space of an afternoon, because my hands took over and all of a sudden I wanted to try out eyebrows and eyeliner on a Blythe…
Minor Changes: Maria, Berlin, Juniper, Leemoo
These girls all had their stock eyechips replaced with Brainworm or Ixtee chips. Leemoo was spray matted with Mister Super Clear to preserve her original factory makeup, whereas the other girls were sanded.