Unnamed Crocheted Doll

Name:  Unnamed Posable Crocheted Doll

Made by and When:  Elena Eduardova (a.k.a. Eduardova_elena on Instagram), 2021

Material:  Yarn, mohair, beads, buttons, wire, stuffing material

Marks: Unmarked

Height: 8 inches

Hair, Eyes, Mouth: Braided brown mohair wig, black beaded eyes, stitched nose and mouth, blushed cheeks

Clothes: Blue knit short-sleeved dress has several colorful buttons stitched to the front and the back, white Chucks-style high-top sneakers.

This doll made an Instagram (IG) debut on October 17, 2021 (refresh your screen if the IG post is not visible).

Other: This one-of-a-kind doll was a gift to the curator from Betty Ativie. In the above embedded Instagram post dated October 17, 2021, the Russian artist, Elena Eduardova wrote, “Lately I’ve started recording images of dolls that I want to knit. And the list is already decent. And this baby has been waiting for her incarnation since the beginning of the summer.”



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Published by DeeBeeGee

Doll collector, historian, co-founder of the first e-zine devoted to collecting black dolls; author of black-doll reference books, doll blogs, and doll magazine articles.

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