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I've found this makes a good base for a string/voodoo style doll. Use a square drinks coaster as a template and wrap the string fewer times for the base skeleton, then wrap the doll as you usually would.!

I'm going to print a bunch of these as 'Miss Diligence' awards and hand them out to the girls when they work hard @ school

"The Magic Doll of Roumania", illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham

Illustration from "The magic doll of Roumania" written by Queen Maria - Maud and Miska Petersham