Stitching with Elli

Stories of my Dolls, and custom made clothes made on my Ellisimo


November 2016

Camping in the Wild

Ruthie, Nellie, Lea and Samantha recently were able to go on a camping trip with me. It was just a quick trip, but the dolls were very excited. They had never been camping before!  Before we even got to the... Continue Reading →

Winner of the Fall Jacket giveaway!

Time to declare the winner of the Jacket giveaway...but first let me declare the winner of the pie contest. The pie with the most votes and therefore the winner is.......Let me add a disclaimer that there is some issue because... Continue Reading →

A Trip into the Past

I had to go on a business trip. Business trips are a lot of work and not much fun. To make it more fun, I took several of the girls and we stopped at a museum on the way home.... Continue Reading →

From Peels to Perfect Pies- part 2

Team one had finished their pie and were resting on the couch. Their pie will be tough to top, but Team two is ready for the challenge!! They decided to make their filling first. Ellen kept a close eye on... Continue Reading →

From Peels to Perfect Pies-part 1

The pie competition is underway. There is one team of dolls in the kitchen working and another team is sitting on the couch perusing cookbooks for the best pie crust recipe. Introducing Team one!! Elizabeth and Josefina are co team... Continue Reading →

Pie Competition and Jacket Giveaway!

In honor of Thanksgiving and baking, I asked readers to submit pictures of the pies they baked for us all to enjoy. The submissions were so Yummy to see!!! I also had made a fall doll jacket I wanted to... Continue Reading →

Pie contest!!

Ellen is practicing making pie crusts. "Why are we working on this now? I thought we were going to bake the pies tomorrow," Maggie asked Ellen. "I wanted to go watch a Christmas movie with the other dolls," she grumbled.... Continue Reading →

Thanksgiving baking is underway!

Maryellen  and Felicity are working together in the kitchen. I asked what they were making and they said it was peanut butter cookies. "But just wait until  you taste the pies we are going to make!!" Felicity told me very... Continue Reading →

A Waco Outing

The dolls are very excited about travelling this fall. They say it is the perfect time for travelling because it isn't too hot and it isn't too cold. I think there are going to be quite a few "Trip posts"... Continue Reading →

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