Melissa Lake's Profile
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My name is Melissa and I love creating things. I love designing the My Gigi Dolls and their clothes and accessories! I started making dolls when I learned I was going to be an auntie again. I decided to make my new niece a doll and I was hooked.
I have been inspired by the sweet faces of the vintage dolls...the big eyes and lashes, the tiny noses and rosebud lips. I have also been inspired by some wonderful artists, such as bybido.blogspot.com. But mostly I've been inspired by my daughter and the other little girls in my life.
There are six dolls in the original My Gigi Doll line and they are each based on a girl dear to my heart. The star of the show, Gigi, is based on my daughter whom we adopted from China as a baby. I also custom…
- Born on May 1
- Joined October 24, 2011
- Melissa Lake
- Phoenix, AZ, United States