Make a traditional Ichimatsu doll from cloth and cloth clay. Book has history. complete instructions, patterns and information.
Sewz-It Pattern Company
Ichimatsu dolsl are expensive and often hard to come by. Making one from Cloth and new cloth clay you can create your own version of this wonderful doll. The book has doll making history, full size and scale patterns, complete illustrated instructions and a companion web site for the onine class. The kimono and other clothing can be scaled up to fit you as well.
This is not for the beginner unless you are very daring. The book was written for the doll amker who has a bit of experience and ability.
Ichimatsu dolls imported from Japan are often expensive. They are unique and beautiful and that makes and haven't been made since the 1890s to about 1910 and that makes them collectable. With this pattern book you can understand how the doll got its name and actually make a cloth version! Complete illustrated instructions, full size patterns, course web site. 49 pages.