Monday, January 17, 2011

Be my Valentine? New Doll & Nigel the pillow.

This is Valentine, and her two love birds!  she's now in my Etsy shop.





Nigel has settled in particularly well... he appears to be a pillow for both cat and dog!!



I recently purchased this gorgeous book by Kelly Rae Roberts.  It's lush.


I love these Love Birds! Too cute.

17 comments:

  1. fabulous pics, your doll is divine, those faces you paint are so beautiful
    Karey

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  2. Valentine is gorgeous, Abi and it's so heartwarming to see Nigel looking completely at home with the rest of your animal entourage. I imagine he believes he has woke up in heaven! You can absolutely see how happy and settled he is. I just LOVE these pictures. Thank you for sharing xox The BuMcat, Wendy
    p.s. OMGosh, I made it through a post with nary a swear word, nor a smart-mouthed (almost spit out a##sed) response.
    p.p.s. I'm pinching myself. Who IS this stranger??
    p.p.p.s. Loved the pictures of Valentine on Flickr too and I'm checking out your use of lighting :) TahTah Darling !!!

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  3. Valentine is dreamy! Love her! Glad to see Nigel is fitting right in! Oh I have that book by Kelly Rae she's so inspirational! Michele

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  4. Aw I love that Nigel is settling in so well... do you have love birds as well Abi?

    You new doll is fabulous... just beautiful... as all your dolls are....

    XXX Pattee

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  5. Lovely girl, hair and dress! She's waiting for the one to say:"Be my Valentine!" and I'm sure she'll find him very soon!
    Nigel is good-hearted, I can see it in his eyes! There's a harmony between your pets and I suppose the feeling is wonderful!
    We don't have here such kinds of books - it seems to be an inspiring one! We don't have parrots either, but... maybe some of our birds don't live in your latitude?...:)

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  6. Your dolls always look so delicate...
    The cat-dog show is worth buying tickets for. :~D
    jan

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  7. Hi Abi, another simply gorgeous doll! Congrats on the sale. :) Nigel is so adorable - how wonderful that he has bonded with his new feline and canine siblings. He looks like a total sweetheart. I,too, own that Kelly Rae Roberts book. It is so inspirational! Have a great week! Theresa

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  8. Miss Valentine is so dreamy and wistfully beautiful, Abi. All your "children" have such a personality and ethereal quality about them. I LOVE the photo of Nigel and your other furbabies. They put such a smile on my fave and of course my "girls" loved them. I really miss my daschi. I used to have. We also had an orange kitty who used to love "Lottie" our daschi. just like Nigel and your baby.

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  9. I have that book too!
    Love the book.
    Love the doll.
    Love Nigel.
    Love You-kindheart!

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  10. The dog and cat photo took my breath away--so sweet. You are very blessed, Abi.

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  11. Valentine is a cutie..

    and little Nigel.... awww.... he is sure a cutie too. Isn't it amazing how they all get along so well together? ... I can't believe it...how wonderful for them all.

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  12. Wonderful doll, love her hair and shoes! Nigel is just too adorable xx
    Got a big stash of ribbon and braid to send so will wait till I can get a copy of the mag to send as well.
    Kazy xx

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  13. The doll is pretty!! And I have Kelly Rae's book too and a couple of her prints on my wall. :)

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  14. Amazing work, congrats! I don't know much about dolls, but I think yours are so lovely. Beautiful blog too.

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  15. She is beautiful! I love her tiny birdcage! I have been wanting that book! I might have to just break down and buy it!

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