F - Paula Strethill-Smith


TRUE LOVE COLLECTION 

Hello Dear Collectors welcome to our latest designs......







PUDDY CAT

Puddy Cat stands at 16"high created from vintage mohair & wool.
Soft Sculptured Cat Doll with internal face sculpts by Simon.
Puddy Cat markings are of a tabby cat but softly faded to give a vintage look.
She has gorgeous pale blue glass eyes which are the best I have ever had the pleasure to work with.
Her tail is airbrushed and is created from long pile alpaca silk fur and wired for posability.
She wears a romantic antique silk satin dress with a smocked waist 
a cotton tulle skirt with v shaped hemline.
The bodice is embellished with antique cotton embroidery
 and antique velvet flowers with pearlised leaves.
The dress is removable and buttons up at the back with antique cream passementerie trim.
Puddy Cat wears a removable percher hat made from antique white straw.
This is trimmed in antique white crochet,
vintage millinery flowers in white velvet and blue & vintage pearlised leaves.
She has wired limbs and hands so can be posed holding her dress or bird.( Tweety Pie)

Puddy Cat wears our sculpted shoes in cream velvet trimmed and cream passementerie trim.
Her sculpted shoes made by Simon have leather soles and are hand stitched.

Puddy Cat was made with lots of love and care and took forever to complete.
I have posed her with our newest little bird but can she come without and carry a posy of flowers.

LIMITED EDITION 
ONE OFF 1/1





TWEETY PIE

Tweety Pie stands a 3.25" and 3.5" from beak to tail.Our smallest bird to date.
Created from vintage plush in shabby white.
Simon has sculpted smaller wings for Tweety Pie and and hand carved a wooden beak.
This cute little bird is embellished with antique white cotton embroidery 
and wears a collar of embroidery with a antique blue velvet cape cut like feathers.
Trimmed with vintage millinery flower and pearlised leaf.
Tweety Pie wears our trademark shoes created from old white antique silk satin.

LIMITED EDITION NUMBER Number 1 ADOPTED Number 2 ,3 Order only.





SAN VALENTINO

San Valentino is 6"high and 7"to top of his hat created from antique mohair in rich deep red.
I have further aged and airbrushed his fur to give the look of a old vintage bear.
San Valentino wears a cream felt pierrot hat and silk satin clown ruffle.
Trimmed with dark red silk ribbon and vintage heart charm.

LIMITED EDITION ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED






DEAR HEART

Dear Heart is 4" high created from hand dyed vintage mohair.
Hand dyed sandy old gold I further aged and tinted to give the appearance of a older antique bear.
We are always trying to improve on our designs and created a new pattern based on
a traditional style antique looking bear with a long nose and curved arms.
This new design is slightly smaller size than our previous traditional style bears.

LIMITED EDITION 
ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED





ROSA BELLE

Rosa Belle is 3.25" high and created from hand dyed mohair in pretty rose pink.
She wears a antique cream silk satin coat trimmed in antique silk ribbon & rosebud trim.
Rosa Belle wears our trademark sculpted shoes in matching antique cream silk satin.
Rosa Belle wears vintage millinery rosebud flower as a head piece.

LIMITED EDITION ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED



BLU VALENTINE
Blu Valentine is 3" high created from hand dyed vintage plush in bluebird blue.
This tiny heart stealer of a bear is one of our smallest he is trimmed with vintage ribbon ruffle.
Blu Valentine holds very tiny red pressed felt valentine with red silvered antique letter seal.
LIMITED EDITION Number 1,2 ADOPTED Number 3 available to order.



HELENA
Helena is 3" high created from antique mohair in dark peach blush.
One of our tiny miniature bears in a old vintage look made from antique mohair.
Helena comes with a vintage Helena Rubinstein rouge box in Crushed Rose Leaves.
She carries with her some antique millinery flowers.
Helena is blushing as she has rouged her own cheeks!

LIMITED EDITION ONE OFF 1/1 ADOPTED

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Thank you for visiting our blog should you wish to adopt any of our designs
please contact us for further details by email or message us on facebook or instagram.

Email us on 
paulastrethillsmith@btinternet.com

Sending you all Love for Valentines Day.

Paula & Simon .









































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