Handmade cloth dolls by Kay Prior

Cloth dolls

 My  traditional style cloth dolls and their clothing are all made by hand, from scratch , they are not sold anywhere else so you can be confident that  you are buying direct from the maker!

The dolls are named alphabetically for my records but can (of course) be renamed by adopters as they wish!

 Details, photos and adoption fees are listed here as they become available , my dolls are all 45-50cm tall (about 20 inches) I make just a few dolls each month and sell on a first come first served basis, each doll is sent gift boxed and with a detailed care information leaflet/maker certificate.

Dolls are UKCA safety tested and suitable for children and adults over 3yrs (Dolls suitable from birth can be made to order)

UK deliveries are Monday-Friday (next day service) and are charged at cost price


Ready made dolls...

These are my ready made dolls, (availability listed with description)) I add to the collection on a regular basis as they become available, scroll down to meet the new kids on the block. 
 The adoption fee for each available doll is stated in their info (all dolls are now available with glasses if required at a nominal extra cost of £5) and UK postage is approx £11 (delivery is by next day courier service) 
Apply to adopt or request more photo's/info  here

Hand made doll by Kay Prior


 Meet Ellie, another new girl on the shelf .

She is very shy and has taken a while to settle but the others have taken her under their wing and are making her feel at home.

Ellie is a very "girly" girl and likes to have pretend tea parties with the other dolls and their teddies, she is dressed in a favourite frock with a jacket and frilly undies .

She has short red hair and big green eyes, she wears optional glasses.

If you think your family would bring Ellie out of her shell she is available and ready to go. 

Ellie is available for adoption @ £60 +p&p

Hand made doll by Kay Prior


 This is Matthew, he is a distant cousin of Matteo .

He is a bit of a scallywag and loves to go on adventures outside, he wears a blue shirt under his well worn denim dungarees and is not afraid of getting dirty.


Matthew is looking for a home where he can have lots of fun and adventures, he is also happy to snuggle up and watch TV

Matthew has tanned skin, bright blue eyes and a cheeky smile

Matthew is available for adoption @ £55 +p&p

Hand made doll by Kay Prior


 This is Gemma, full of joy and happiness, she is a bit of a telly addict and spends far too much time watching soaps.

She always dresses pretty, but casual, with floral leggings and a flouncy gypsy style top

Gemma has long plum coloured hair which she wears loose but adorned with a headband to match her leggings.

if you are looking for a snuggle on the sofa companion, Gemma is perfect for you 

Gemma is available for adoption @ £55 +p&p

Hand made doll by Kay Prior

Valentin (Pickle)

Meet Valentin, none of the others can pronounce his name so they all call him "Pickle"

This little lad is the life and soul of any party, he just loves to play the fool and keeps everyone on the shelf entertained with his jokes and impressions, He is a big fan of Minions (especially Bob) and Despicable me, as his choice of shirt demonstrates.

Valentin has very short black hair brown eyes and a happy smile, he wears his favourite shirt over a plain white vest and jeans, and loves his soft wooly hat that his Gran knitted for him.


Valentin is available for adoption @ £50+p&p

Hand made doll by Kay Prior


This is Tarquin, he is a crazy boy with lots of imagination and a real sense of fun.

Despite his crazy looks, he can be vey serious,  he carries lots of interesting papers in his briefcase which he loves to impress people with.

He is a snappy dresser and wears braces to hold up his pale green corduroy trousers, his soft grey tee shirt is always tucked in.

Tarquin has a very unkempt mop of ginger hair that is always flopping in front of his eyes.

If you adopt Tarquin you will have hours of fun listening to made up stories.

Tarquin is available to adopt @ £60+p&p

Hand made doll by Kay Prior


Say hi to Izzy, she is little sister to Iris who has now found a home, like Iris, Izzy is  bright, bubbly and full of fun!

Izzy also has stunning  red hair and  lots of freckles, she is dressed in fun strawberry patterned cotton dungarees over a white tee shirt and always wears green trainers.

Izzy loves a good story and will sit for hours looking through her picture books and hoping for someone to read her a story, she really loves all the Peter rabbit tales....If you are looking for someone to share your adventures with Iris could be the  perfect girl for you

Izzy is available for adoption @ £60+p&p

Hand made doll by Kay Prior


Meet Joe (short for Joseph) he is a real character full of fun and laughs!  

He has a tanned complexion and afro hair, he has a cheeky grin and is always very popular with the others on the shelf.

Joe is a real chameleon, always in the dressing up box and trying on the other dolls clothes

He is currently dressed in casual, stripy dungarees and a soft, plain white tee shirt, ready for anything, he loves climbing trees and long walks so he hopes for an active new family

Joseph is available for adoption 

@ £50 +p&p

Hand made doll by Kay Prior


 This gorgeous girl is called Floella, she is the latest addition to the gang and is settling in nicely , her pals call her Flo.

 She is a very gentle and artistic girl and is often found quietly sketching the flowers and butterflies in the garden.

Floella  is a dressed in a pretty floral frock with pale lemon undies, she has dark skin and thick brown hair tied in bunches

She would love a home where she can look after someone special and have lots of snuggles.

Floella is available for adoption @£60+p&p 

Bespoke Dolls made to order 

I am happy to consider requests for special makes and am happy to try to create any character  you have in mind, skin colour , hair colour and gender are all flexible and clothing entirely up to you.

 If you would like to join my waiting list for a bespoke doll in 2022, please use my contact form to order, giving as much detail as possible, I will then contact you via e- mail to confirm your order and discuss a timescale for the task….bespoke dolls currently cost between £80 -£150


Gallery of previously SOLD boy dolls, all handmade by Kay Prior, requests for similar characters welcome

Gallery of previously SOLD girl dolls all handmade and individual, requests for similar characters welcomed