Lenni and Max

 

waldorf natural fibers doll handmade by Atelier Lavendel. All natural best quality organic materials. Handmade in Germany.

waldorf natural fibers doll handmade by Atelier Lavendel. All natural best quality organic materials. Handmade in Germany.

waldorf natural fibers doll handmade by Atelier Lavendel. All natural best quality organic materials. Handmade in Germany.

waldorf natural fibers doll handmade by Atelier Lavendel. All natural best quality organic materials. Handmade in Germany.

waldorf natural fibers doll handmade by Atelier Lavendel. All natural best quality organic materials. Handmade in Germany.

I want you to meet Lenni and Max. Lenni is an OOAK waldorf natural fibers doll, standing 16 inches, handmade by Atelier Lavendel with lots love and care. Max is her tiny baby doll.

Lenni wears yellow polka dotted dress, decorated with original antique German Westphalian cotton lace, white-red stripped leggings of organic cotton, undies beneath and booties of green and white felt, made of pure wool. I made her large cowl with original Donegal Tweed. She loves her delicate vintage Scotch broche with sparkling marcasite’s , which she is using as a cowl closure. Her hair pin is decorated with a red hand felted rose of Australian finest merino wool.  All her  clothes are removable and washable.

Lenni´s special heirloom is her genuine red Coral neckace.  Coral is believed to increase self-esteem and energy. Balances and dissipates negative energy. Promotes success, abundance and clear thinking, protective and lucky when worn as jewellery. Tiny 2,5mm Coral beads are strung here on a  silk cord with the ends left decoratively to fray.  This necklace is to close securely and comfortably  with a  magnetic silver metal closure. It is 7 inches long, so that it would make a sweet bracelet to a girl or young woman.

Lenni has blue eyes, which are carefully hand embroidered. Her hair is made with DollyMo mohair. It is crocheted into a cap with her braids fastened on both sides of her head pony-tails style. It can be  restyled and gently combed. This doll has a neck, ears, a belly button and a sweet bum. Her head is soft sculptured of clean organic sheep wool. Through the inner armature in her neck the head is slightly movable, gentle but most expressive gestures and expressions are possible. The body is firmly stuffed with 100% organic pure wool; the “skin” is of high-quality 100% cotton interlock from traditional Swiss manufacture.

Her shoulder bag with a lamp work mushroom pendant is crochet wit my favourite ethically made wool/silk/mohair fibre. Tiny friend of Lenny, she calls her Max, is usually sitting in this carry bag quite still and looking around.  Max is wearing light blur overall  of organic cotton velvet, which  can not be put off. Her hat and cowl of  gorgeous wool/wild silk blend in gentle shades of green and beige, as well as her tiny blanket of lace weight mohair can be put off. Her hair of DollyMo mohair can be gently finger combed.

This doll is  made to be a companion and a true play mate within a free imaginative play and can be hand washed in a basin with a mild soap. Because of her delicate hair I recommend  spot cleaning as long time as possible.

Lenni and Max are now available here.