Tuesday, 30 March 2021

Spring Collection


Hello and welcome to our Spring Collection ...

MABEL
MABEL


MABEL

Mabel stands 11" or 28cm high to the tip of her ears.
Created from Alpaca fur with silk lined ears.
Mabel is one of our animal doll designs with a sculpted head.
I have softly airbrushed her fur caramel tones with blushed cheeks.
Her ears are lined with soft pure silk plush they are wired so can be posed.
She has a white fluffy cotton tail.
Mabel wears a vintage green cotton pinafore apron with tiny antique butterfly broach.
Her shoes are made by ourselves and made from hand dyed velvet with leather soles.
Mabel loves gardening so has her own vintage gardening trug which is filled with
a clay flower pot and a bunch of antique primroses.
She has her own little trowel made by ourselves.
Limited Edition ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

CHIRPY CHICK

CHIRPY CHICK

Chirpy Chick stands 4" or 10cm high.Created from hand dyed Japanese pure silk plush.
This little easter chick has a carved hand painted beak and German glass eyes.
Chirpy Chick has sculpted wings which are jointed so can be posed.
Shoes are hand dyed mustard velvet with leather soles.
For extra joy Chirpy Chick comes with 3 vintage violets.
Limited Edition Numbers 1,2,3 ADOPTED  of  Edition of 4

PANOLA
PANOLA
Panola is 4.5" or 11.5cm high and created from sunny gold mohair.
She has a centre head seam with soft matt boot button eyes.
I aged her fur to give her the look of a old antique bear.
She wears a fragment of faded silk ribbon and antique velvet pansy panola flower.
Limited Edition One Off 1/1 ADOPTED




WILLOW
WILLOW
Willow stands 3.25"or 8cm high created from hand dyed bird egg blue mohair.
He wears antique cotton dungarees with floral sprigs.
Willow has our hand dyed velvet shoes in pale blue.
He comes with a little willow tree set inside a vintage silk cotton reel.
which holds a antique gold wire nest with vintage egg.
Limited Edition ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

HONEY BUNNY
HONEY BUNNY
Honey Bunny stands 4" or 10cm high to tip of her ears.
Created from hand dyed pale pink mohair.
She has blushed cheeks and silk lined ears which are wired so can be posed.
Honey Bunny wears a white antique fine cotton skirt with blue ribbon and 
 hand dyed pink velvet shoes.
She carries a pale blue egg filled with antique velvet flowers in pale blue and pink.
Limited Edition ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

LOLANTHE

LOLANTHE
Lolanthe stands 3.25" or 8cm high.Created from hand dyed mohair in dusty lavender.
She wears a vintage cotton dungarees trimmed with vintage lace and ribbon trim.
Lolanthe wears our trademark velvet shoes in hand dyed lavender.
She carries a bouquet of vintage velvet parma violets.
Limited Edition ONE OFF 1/1 RESERVED

RACHEL 


Rachel is 3" or 7.5cm high.Created from hand dyed pale honey mohair.
She wears a antique cotton net skirt trimmed with antique silk ribbon and diamante button.
Silk head band made of vintage silk ribbon trim.
She carries a beautiful bouquet of vintage velvet flowers.
Rachel sits with a vintage Houbigant of Paris powder box 
the shade is called Rachel Rosee
She can either sit inside the box or on top of the base.
We have made a wooden base for the round lid so it stands and displays behind her.
Limited Edition ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

Wishing you all a Happy Easter & Spring.

Should you wish to adopt any of the designs or wish further details 
please email me at
info@paulastrethill-smith.com
or message me on facebook or instagram.

Thank you for visiting 
Warm Spring Wishes
Paula & Simon
xx

















































Thursday, 25 March 2021

Spring Collection coming soon....

 

Hello hope you are all o.k. we are looking forward to sharing some new designs with you.

 Spring Collection coming next week....so not long to wait.


Spring Collection 
Tuesday March 30th 


Warmest spring wishes 
Paula & Simon.
xx

Wednesday, 10 February 2021

My Sweet Valentine Collection

 Hello and welcome to ...


My Sweet Valentine Collection



AMANDINE

AMANDINE

Amandine is 3.25" or 8cm high and created from hand dyed pale pink mohair.
She wears a hand dyed silk pierrot costume with tulle net from and vintage bridal veil.
Her hat is created from antique cream silk satin and trimmed with silk thread pom pom.
She wears hand dyed pink velvet shoes hand made by ourselves.
Amandine carries a valentine love token of a pink arrow
 (a vintage cocktail stick from p&o ferries)
with a vintage heart glass button trimmed with antique millinery flowers.
Limited Edition ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

ROMEO

ROMEO

Romeo is 3.25" or 8cm high and created from hand dyed mohair in a vintage red.
He wears a antique beige wool trousers with a antique cotton waistcoat with silk back.
Romeo has hand made shoes in hand dyed faded red velvet.
He carries a tiny velvet rose to woo and romance his sweetheart.
Limited Edition  ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED


ANGELO

ANGELO


Angelo is 3.25" or 8cm high created from hand dyed pale honey beige mohair.
He wears a antique cotton sailor suit in cream and grey blue collar and cuffs.
His shoes are created from antique blue velvet and hand made by ourselves.
Angelo carries a valentine token of a gold arrow (a vintage cocktail stick from p&o ferries) 
Trimmed with a velvet blue heart with antique ribbon and antique millinery flower.
Limited Edition ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED





ROSEBUD



ROSEBUD
Rosebud is 3.25" or 8cm high and created from hand dyed mohair in old rose pink.
She wears a antique silk satin and lace dress with a tiny silk rosebud motif.
Hand dyed rose pink sash and matching velvet shoes.
She carries a posy of vintage and antique millinery flowers given to her by her beau.

Limited Edition  ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

VALENTIN
VALENTIN
VALENTIN
Valentin is 4.5" or 11.5cm high and created from vintage mohair in hand dyed taupe.
He is a traditional antique style bear has a centre seam nose and curved paws and hump.
Valentin carries a sculpted press mohair velvet heart which can be worn as a brooch.
Should you wish to wear your heart on your sleeve or lapel.

Limited Edition ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED




END OF SHOW

Thank you so much for visiting wishing you all a very happy Valentines.
Sending much love to you all.
Paula & Simon 
xx

Should you wish to adopt any of the designs please email me
info@paulastrethill-smith.com
 or
 message me on facebook or instagram.


























Sunday, 7 February 2021

My Sweet Valentine Collection coming next week....

Hello hope you are keeping safe and well.

Just to let you know we have a few new designs for valentines next week....


 My Sweet Valentine Collection 


My Sweet Valentine Collection
Wednesday 10th February
7.30pm

Sending you all big love and valentine kisses
xx
 

Monday, 21 December 2020

Merry Christmas! Happy Yule

 Hello 

Just wanted to say a big Thank you from the bottom of our hearts 

for your continued support in adopting our designs.

We wish you a Merry Christmas even though it may not be the same as other years 

we hope you will find 

PEACE,LOVE & HAPPINESS 

With Love Paula,Simon & Bee

xxx



Tuesday, 8 December 2020

Christmas Collection

Hello welcome to our Christmas Collection...




 SIR ROBIN
SIR ROBIN
Sir Robin stands 6" high or 7" to top of his hat 15cm or 17.5cm.

Created from vintage plush and antique red mohair.

Sir Robin has a hand carved beak with sculpted wing and tail feathers made by Simon.

He wears a silk velvet top hat and vintage wool scarf along 
with matching grey velvet shoes hand stitched with leather soles.

Sir Robin carries with him his vintage bottle brush christmas tree.

Limited Edition of 6 
SOLD OUT

FINN
FINN
Finn is 4.5" or 11cm high created from vintage German mohair in hand dyed light taupe.

A old looking bear with a centre head seam wearing antique wool red scarf.

Finn a woods dweller has his own sledge that is made from a vintage scandi shoe.

I have lined the inside with soft long pile mohair and Simon hand carved the runners.

Finn has been out foraging in those woods and collected a dark spruce tree and 
an agaric mushroom which I also created for him.

Limited Edition 1/1 ONE OFF ADOPTED

WOODY

WOODY
Woody is 3.25" or 8.5cm high and created from hand dyed mohair in walnut brown.

He wears a cashmere wool hand dyed jumper in moss green with deer motif.

Along with hand dyed green vintage linen trousers.

Antique velvet shoes hand stitched with leather soles.

Woody comes with his hand dyed little bottle brush tree.

Limited Edition 1/1 ONE OFF ADOPTED

RUPERT

RUPERT

Rupert is 3" or 8cm high created from hand dyed dusty blue mohair. 

He wears a vintage brushed cotton flannel pyjamas in a stripe with blue collar and cuffs.

With tiny antique mother of pearl buttons. 

Comes with the vintage christmas tree.

Limited Edition 1/1 ONE OFF ADOPTED

TODDY


Toddy is 3.25" or 8.5cm  high and created from hand dyed taupe mohair.

He wears a vintage brushed cotton or flannelette nightshirt and nightcap in pale blue stripe.

Toddy has pale blue velvet slippers made by Simon.

Limited Edition 1/1 ONE OFF ADOPTED

PALOMA



PALOMA

Paloma is 3.25"or 8.5cm high created from old gold soft mohair.

She wears a antique silk textile boho jacket trimmed with soft white plush.

With antique dark green silk pom poms.

Paloma wears our dark green velvet shoes hand stitched and made by Simon.

Limited One Off 1/1 ADOPTED

St CHRISTOPHER


St CHRISTOPHER
St Christopher is 3.25" or 8.5cm high and created from antique mohair in a rich gold.

Love using these old antique mohairs as it gives the appearance a little old bear.

He wears vintage silver St Christopher charm around his neck 
to protect and keep him and his owner safe while travelling.
Limited Edition 1/1 ONE OFF ADOPTED

ANGELISA



ANGELISA
Angelisa is 3.25" high 3.5"to top of wings.8-9cm
Created from chalky white aged mohair.
She wears a gold silk and tulle net dress with gold mesh lace.
finished with a medici blue ribbon & rosette.
She comes with her antique silver and gold French religious charm.
Angelisa has sculpted plush wings by Simon along with her cream velvet shoes.
Limited Edition 1/1 
ONE OFF  ADOPTED

END OF SHOW

Thank you for visiting our Christmas Collection.

Should you wish to adopt any of the designs or need further information.

 You can contact me by email

info@paulastrethill-smith.com

or message me on facebook or instagram.

With Warmest Wishes Paula & Simon 

xx






 

 









Thursday, 3 December 2020

Christmas Collection coming soon....

 Christmas Collection coming soon.....


        Hello just to let you know our latest designs will be featuring here on our blog soon..

Christmas Collection

Tuesday 8th December

from 7.30pm

Warmest Wishes

Paula & Simon

xx