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Recast BJD Haven Forum New Marketplace

November 15, 2015 12:46 pm · 0 comments

by ResinMuse

We are excited to announce we have finally opened a Marketplace on the Recast BJD Haven Forum!

Come join us! We’re a friendly recast community, legit always welcome.

 

Finished – Dyed Synthetic Mohair bjd Wig

July 20, 2013 20:13 pm · 3 comments

by ResinMuse

I used the FW Ink and Alcohol method to dye a white blonde wig.

How to Dye a Synthetic Mohair Wig

I let it dry in the house, and it only took a few hours, but I soaked it again before I went to bed to get some spots I’d missed.

Rinsed Clear - Adding some (people) conditioner.

Rinsed Clear – Adding some (people) conditioner.

Rinsed the wig until the water was clear. It was very quick. Actually, I’m not sure any of the ink came out at all. I added some human hair conditioner to the wig and rinsed.

Roll in Towel, Squeeze out excess water

Roll in Towel, Squeeze out excess water

Squeeze out excess water and roll in a towel.  Squeeze in the towel to soak up any water.

Grab and Shake

Grab and Shake

I hold the wig by the top and shake it firmly a few time to loosen the fibers.

Set up to dry.

Set up to dry.

Propped the wig up on the alcohol bottle again to dry. It only took a few hours.

Recast SDGr Lorina - Dyed Wig

Recast SDGr Lorina – Dyed Wig

Recast SDGr Lorina - Dyed Wig

Recast SDGr Lorina – Dyed Wig

My Recast SDGr Lorina – new face and her wig is done.

Sew Crafty BJD

June 8, 2013

On our Sew Crafty BJD Facebook page, we’ve been having fun hunting up craft ideas for bjd.  We’ve found bjd furniture tutorials; sewing patterns; light boxes for more amazing photographs; how to make your own bjd eyes; wig making – from wefts, to fur or mohair wigs; how to hot glue suede your bjd joints […]

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How to Search TaoBoa

March 2, 2013

This is a list of search terms for ball joint dolls. It goes with the other articles about shopping Taobao, by Issy Fawcett a great article she created for our Recast BJD Haven Facebook group. Over time, she started coming across more terms to search for ball jointed dolls, and eventually divided the articles to […]

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How to Shop Taobao for bjd clothes

January 30, 2013

Our resident Taobao ‘expert’ Issy Fawcett, was always being asked how she shopped Taobao. Some of the ‘hauls’ she was posting to us, left us all in envy of her shopping savvy.  She has graciously given her permission to post her instructions on ResinMuse.  Issy is one of our helpful admins on Recast BJD Haven, […]

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