We here at Olivia Waite have a long history with paper dolls—not merely the basic kid kind, but the fancy and detailed presidential kind you can buy at the Smithsonian. Jane Austen paper dolls. 1920s flapper paper dolls. We had sharp scissors and infinite patience for fiddly tabs and zigzag edges.
But the magic of the internet provides instant gratification, infinite customization, and increased safety for our scissor-scarred thumbs. So it is with great delight that we point you toward today’s discovery: The Victorian Doll creation page on Doll Divine.
Here is my first try, which is pretty much me in Victorian gear—note that I am something of a bluestocking:
Here I am with blue stockings:
Here I am as a vampire:
And as an adventuress:
Leave your own creations in the comments, or on my Facebook wall!