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What's Cookin' Good Lookin'?

Fall has finally arrived out here in the desert. It is going to be the coldest Halloween on record since 1978. We will be below freezing in the early hours.  I was 9 years old in 1978, so I'm pretty sure I was out trick-or-treating then....Ah, the good old days.

Here is a treat for you all. Meet Agatha. I made her for a contest on the MDL. I had to design a dress for a witch from a selection of distressed fabric. I'm not much of a fan of scary or evil things, so I made her a kitchen witch. Her presence in the kitchen is said to bring good luck and to prevent kitchen disasters. I made her a souped up purple stove out of the Chyrsbon stove kit. Any way, I hope you enjoy looking around her kitchen.


I think she is pretty





Happy Fall!

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  1. Brrrrr! It's supposed to dip below freezing in northern California, too. I like your kitchen witch! What a great idea for a fitting but non-scary entry. You've given her a suitably witchy costume without going to the dark side. The hat is especially delightful. The purple stove is perfect, as is the potions cookbook. Fingers crossed for you!!

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    1. Thanks Deborah. I was runner up in my category.

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  2. It may be cold outside, but Agatha’s kitchen looks warm and cozy. I agree, she looks pretty in her new purple dress and fancy hat. Nice attention to detail.

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    1. Thank you Sherrill. Her kitchen is a temporary scene, but fun to decorate non the less.

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  3. Great job Carrie. Yours was one both my hubby and I liked. There were so many to choose from. I'm not a fan of scary either. I'll need to get me some character blanks for future doll making. I love the scene you made. Did you paint her face too?

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    1. Hello there. I bought her off of eBay with her face painted. There was some great competition in the contest. It so fun to see everyone's entries.

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  4. It must have been a lot of fun for you to outfit this doll, and to design her kitchen!
    I wonder what she's got boiling on that great looking stove- maybe it's creamy Pumpkin Soup- YUM!

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    1. Thanks Elizabeth. She had a bumper crop this year!

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  5. Agatha and her kitchen are truly magical! I love the scene and the photos of her outfit! Great work Carrie!

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  6. I loved her! and her potion book is perfect! Her souped up stove left me wanting seconds!!!!

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    1. Hello. I love how her stove turned out. A purple stove has to cook divine meals.

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  7. Carrie, Agatha is great! Kudos for making such a beautiful doll. Her kitchen looks lovely too, warm and inviting on such a cold evening.

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