"I paint the dolls' face now, earlier my aunt used to do that. My father narrates the stories to people who flock our home for the six days. Every person has a department to take care, from sewing clothes for the dolls, to assistance with the mechanics," said Shubhra Mathur , the third generation.
That someone is Pat Blackburn of Greenville, a retired nurse practitioner who uses her time and talents to make clothes for the dolls that she gives to the children.
I've been sewing since I was a tiny girl. You name it, I can do it, from baby clothes to wedding dresses. But my passion is creating beautiful, quality clothes for dolls like American Girl®. Did I mention I'm a fabric hoarder? Let's not go there.