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Most of you know I used to make upcycled plush dolls from wool sweaters before I switched to pattern and stitchery design.  Here are some of the blogs and magazines in which the upcycled sweaterdolls have been featured:

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What They Said:

Here what customers are saying about upcycled sweaterdolls:

"My daughter loves him! Even my son-in-law came home and said "who is this little guy and why do I like him so much?"

"These are the perfect gift for any child. I have now bought three for my children's birthdays. My daughter fell in love with her sweaterdoll and I have never seen her so excited to receive a gift. These are truly amazing and the green packaging is great."

"Completely unusual and unique sweater fabric mixture. This is art."

"They are so cute!! I like the idea of recycling clothes."

"This lovely doll exceeded my expectations. It is excellently crafted and a perfect upcycled playmate for my little ones. Thank you SweaterDoll!"

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