Giant Paper Dolls

I still haven’t started my Month of Softie’s doll for February! I am stalling and stalling and making gingerbread and pear pin cushions while the days tick by. I have all the fabric and a solid plan in my head so all it needs is some dedicated work time.

This week I am going in to see the Akira Isogawa collection and exhibition at the NGV which is sure to make me come home and have dreams about being a fashion designer. He does such lovely stuff – and I am looking forward to seeing how he has been inspired by vintage paper dolls in this collection – for instance how this inspired this. Here are a couple of articles from the Age…(1, 2) I think it sounds amazing.