Tuesday, 8 October 2019

Curious and Cute Halloween Collection


Hello welcome to our ......

Curious & Cute Halloween Collection

MADAME ZOLA

MADAME ZOLA
MADAME ZOLA

MADAME ZOLA 


Madame Zola the raven bird sculpture stands 15" tall.
Created vintage wool mohair which has been hand dyed a deep blue purple with
 airbrushed black markings.
Madame Zola the fortune teller raven has a sculpted face and shoes.
Her beak is hand carved by Simon and stained black and her eyes antique boot buttons.
She has wired arms and hands which have a mohair feather fringe detail and velvet pads.
Madame Zola's costume is created from antique silk and a gold thread morning shawl.
She also wears antique velvet flowers,rosary and antique button brooch.
Her shoes are sculpted hand stitched using 
vintage velvet in dark purple with vintage French ribbon antique steel cut buckles.
Madame Zola is ready to read your fortune 
with a black ebony look table and glass crystal ball candle and fortune card.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

OCTAVIOUS


Octavious is 3.25" or 8cm high and created from spice colour mohair.
He wears a cashmere lined jacket trimmed with antique black glass buttons.
Rust coloured linen trousers and vintage velvet shoes in mid fawn.
Octavious has been harvesting pumpkins he carries one made from vintage velvet.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

GILDEROY

GILDEROY
Gilderoy is 3.25" or 8cm bear to the tip of his wizard hat he is 4".
He is created from antique mohair in a pale honey beige.
Gilderoy wears a antique velvet wizard cape wired and lined in vintage silver lame textile.
He has a wizard hat trimmed with antique cut steel star button.
Gileroy wears our hand made sculpted shoes in black velvet 
with buckles fashioned from antique black metal buttons.
He is ready for making magic spells with his black wooden wand.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

RUFUS 

RUFUS
Rufus is 3.25" or 8cm high and created from hand dyed mohair in a bright rust red.
He wears a antique wool orange and brown hand dyed jacket with brown wool trousers.
Rufus has our hand made shoes made from vintage silk satin in a chestnut brown.
Rufus wears his lucky black cat vintage charm around his neck.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

TOKALON


TOKALON

Tokalon is one of our tiniest bears at 3" high or 7.5cm to the tip of his peirot hat he measures 4"
He is created from off white mohair and wears a antique silk satin peirot costume.
Trimmed with pom poms and antique black net lace ruff.
Tokalon wears antique velvet slippers made by ourselves with leather soles.
He comes with a antique Parisian Tokalon face powder box with a stunning picture of a peirot clown.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

SCARAMOUCHE

SCARAMOUCHE
Scaramouche is 3.25" or 8cm bear measuring 4.25" to tip of his pierot hat.
Created from hand dyed mohair in faded orange.
Scaramouche wears a antique silk satin peirot costume with antique black lace ruff.
His peirot hat is trimmed with antique lace motif and antique jet button.
He wears our hand made slippers in antique black silk satin.
Limited Edition Number 1 of 3 
Edition Numbers 1,2 ADOPTED

IGOR

IGOR
Igor is one of our very tiniest bears at 3" or 7.5cm .
Created from antique mohair in faded gold.
He has dressed himself in costume of a mummy for halloween party 
and even has his own coffin to hide in!
IGOR's  bandages are made from vintage silk and can be removed.
His coffin is hand painted lined with silk and has a black antique crucifix.
He has a tiny vintage metal crow for company.
ONE OFF 1/1



ICHABOD

ICHABOD
Ichabod is the most tiniest bear at 2.75" or 7cm.
Created from hand dyed mohair in bright autumn gold.
He wears a antique spotted lace ruff with cut steel shooting star.
He comes in a antique black leather box which I have added some gravestone graphics.
 He also looks great in a spooky mannequin hand!
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED


MAN IN THE MOON




MAN IN THE MOON

MAN IN THE MOON
ADOPTED

So as part of our cute & curious collection Simon created this Man in the moon picture.
Sculpted by Simon and pressed into antique silk satin hand tinted.
We used the back board of the original antique frame and left the round sticker
as it resembles tiny planet.
I have hand painted a starry night and added some vintage diamente jewels.
Framed with a original antique black frame.
This is the first one in a series of sculpted designs we will be creating.
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Thank you so much for visiting should you wish to adopt any of the designs
please email me.
info@paulastrethill-smith.com

 or message me on facebook.

Wishing you all the cutest of halloween's filled with curiousity! 

Paula & Simon 
xx














Wednesday, 2 October 2019

Curious and Cute Halloween Collection coming soon....


Curious and Cute Halloween Collection coming Soon...




Coming soon to our blog... our next collection
Curious and Cute Halloween Show
featuring on our blog
www.paulastrethill-smith.blogspot.com

Tuesday 8th October 2019
7.30pm U.K time
No tricks just treats! 
 Paula & Simon 
xx


Saturday, 3 August 2019

Welcome to our Midsummer Collection


Hello welcome to our Midsummer Collection.......

GRETEL

GRETEL
GRETEL

GRETEL
Gretel is one our larger sculpted bear designs with a sculpted face.
She stands at 13" high and is created from vintage mohair and wool.
I  have hand dyed her fur and airbrushed with differing tones.
Gretel has glass eyes with a waxed nose,wired limbs with sculpted paw pads and shoes.
Dressed in a old antique wool felt dress and antique button as a brooch.
Her shoes are sculpted and made from vintage velvet with leather soles.
Gretel wears a removable apron in antique cotton lace and has been collecting 
wild strawberries and daisies these are also vintage.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

ZHENG

ZHENG
Zheng stands 7" high and is created from hand dyed pale blue green mohair.
He wears a antique chinese silk long embroidered jacket in pale blue with dark red piping.
Trimmed with antique button.
This beautiful antique fabric was originally from a 1920's hot water bottle cover.
His friend Zuzu has the other colour in dark peach.
Zheng wears our sculpted shoes in vintage velvet in jade green.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

ZUZU


ZUZU
Zuzu stands 7" high and is created from hand dyed mohair in pale honey.
He wears a chinese silk embroidered short jacket in dark peach with cream piping.
Trimmed with antique button.
His trousers are made from silk taffeta in a lilac grey colour.
Zuzu wears our sculpted shoes in vintage velvet in dark lilac grey.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

INDIGO ROSE

INDIGO ROSE
Indigo Rose is 4.5" high and made from hand dyed mohair in blush pink.
She wears a antique velvet and lace dress with silk ribbon and vintage flower.
Her purple shawl is also silk made from antique textile.
Indigo Rose wears pink satin shoes sculpted and made in our studio.
ONE OFF 1/1



WYATT

WYATT
Wyatt stands at 3.25" created from faded cinnamon mohair.
He wears a old jersey grandad shirt
with antique cotton brown trousers held up with leather belt.
and striped waistcoat.
His shoes are antique velvet and hand stitched with leather soles.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

BECKETT

BECKETT
Beckett stands 3.25" high and is made from hand dyed old cream mohair
He wears a mustard coloured jacket and grey trousers made from vintage fabrics.
Beckett wears our sculpted leather shoes in beige.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

AUBREY
AUBREY
Aubrey stands 3.25" high and is created from antique mohair in ash blonde.
He wears a vintage linen waistcoat with embroidered daisies with wool flannel trousers.
His shoes are sculpted and are made from antique blue velvet.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

MISS PANDY

MISS PANDY
Miss Pandy is 3.5" high and created from cream and hand dyed pale blue mohair.
She wears a vintage embroidery anglais dress with velvet ribbon and vintage flower.
Miss Pandy wears our sculpted shoes in a matching blue vintage velvet.
ONE OFF 
1/1 ADOPTED

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Should you wish to adopt any of the designs 
please contact me by email or message me on facebook.

info@paulastrethill-smith.com

Thank you for visiting our blog wishing you all a lovely summertime.

Paula & Simon 
xx








Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Midsummer Collection coming soon to our blog.....


Hello 
We have been keeping busy in the studio making some new bears.
We look forward to sharing our latest designs with you in our Midsummer Collection.


Midsummer Collection
Thursday August 1st at 7.30pm here on our blog.

Warmest Wishes 
Paula & Simon 
xx

Friday, 14 June 2019

Welcome to our Summer Collection.....


Welcome to our Summer Collection.....

BEA

BEA

BEA
Bea is 16" high and one of our soft sculpture art doll designs.Bea inspired by our Jack Russell puppy Bee Bee is made from vintage wool mohair.She has sculpted face with airbrushed markings.
Glass eyes with a waxed nose and poseable wired ears.
Bea wears a vintage 70's dress in a bright print with velvet yoke, purple silk sleeves from a 1920's shawl.Her shoes again are sculpted and hand made by Simon in soft velvet.She wears a antique butterfly enamel brooch and carries a boho bag in vintage tooled leather.

One off design 1/1 RESERVED
Commissions taken for other puppies.


BEEKIST

BEEKIST
Beekist is 7.5" high and has a sculpted face created from vintage wool mohair and airbrushed soft honey golds and browns.Beekist has a waxed nose and velvet sculpted paw pads.
He comes in a vintage Beekist honey tin from Canada and a posy of vintage flowers.
One off 1/1 ADOPTED

FISHER

FISHER
Fisher is 4.5" high and is made German mohair in  old gold.He wears a vintage linen sailor suit with marine blue collar.He wears our hand made shoes in vintage velvet which I have hand dyed.
One of our traditional old vintage looking bears with shiny glass eyes.
Limited Edition 1/1 ADOPTED

ZAVIA

ZAVIA
Zavia is 4.5" high and created from hand dyed mohair in dusty lavender.
He wears a jacket created from antique 1930's embroidered textile with antique buttons.
Zavia has hand dyed silk trousers and our handmade and again hand dyed velvet shoes.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

CICELY

CICELY

CICLEY
Cicely is a tiny 3.25"size she is made from hand dyed mohair in a dusty vintage pink.
She wears a antique silk crepe skirt with a antique silk satin jacket with embroidered flowers and butterflies.
She comes with a antique grass basket with embroidered holly hock flowers.
She can fit inside and she can travel safely.
One off 1/1 ADOPTED

MADAME VIOLETTE

MADAME VIOLETTE
Madame Violette is a tiny 3.25" size created from pale lilac mohair.
She wears a vintage lilac and lace dress trimmed with velvet flower and tiny antique silver bead necklace.Madame Violette wears tiny velvet shoes in pale lavender.
She comes in a antique Berdoues perfume box with antique velvet violettes.
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

MONTY

MONTY
Monty is 3.25" tiny size made from honey yellow mohair.He wears a antique linen worker jacket.
and worn linen trousers in a mustard gold.
Monty has our hand made velvet shoes in a soft gold brown.
He is based on Monty Don of gardeners world who wears vintage work jackets like this.
He will come with a antique flower pot to which you will need to grow him a seed or a tiny plant.
One Off
1/1 ADOPTED


PETAL

PETAL
Petal is 3.25" tiny size made from antique plush in vintage gold.
She has very old look and would make a lovely partner for a antique doll.
She is adorned with vintage flower petals and velvet leaves.
One Off 1/1 ADOPTED


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Thank you for visiting our latest collection should you wish to adopt
 any of the designs please contact me by email at 
info@paulastrethill-smith.com
or 
 p.strethillsmith@gmail.com

or message me on facebook.

All good wishes 
Paula xx