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Open Mouth.Takes bottle Nipple & Paci
By Realborn Bountiful Baby

18 inches (45.7 centimeters)

Hello and welcome to Nurture Reborns. My name is Barb and I am the artist behind this sweet baby girl. I loved working on this Realborn Clyde Awake sculpt. Harper is 5 pounds 8 ounces and about 18" long. Much time and love went into reborning her and I am very pleased with the results. I am confident that you will adore her as well! She is waiting for your arms to hold her. She comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. This certificate has a picture of the real baby and actual footprints, as well as a place for you to write birth details about your baby (weight, length, etc).

Harper is a Realborn® which is a Real Baby Replica, created directly from computer photometric scans of a real newborn baby.
Virtually every sweet baby fold, wrinkle and crease of the head, ears, eyes, nose, fingers, feet, and toes are captured with this technology. Then small details are carefully checked to assure the detail will transfer over beautifully into the vinyl. Then a 3D prototype print is created using one of the highest resolution 3D printers on the market today. From the 3d prototype print, the molds for the most perfect reborn artists' canvas (the Realborn® vinyl doll parts) are created.

Harper's realistic newborn skin tone was achieved using permanent Genesis heat set paints in many, ultra-thin layers. Each translucent layer of paint was permanently heat set to give her the beautiful "living skin" that she now has. Much time and care was given to capture the perfect coloring, veining, mottling, shading and blushing of newborn baby. Her body is made of soft doe suede. Her eyes are a beautiful gray-blue color.

You will see that no detail was ignored. Harper has finely painted eyebrows. Her lips have been tinted with several layers to achieve the natural coloring of a real baby and then have been sealed with a sheer sealant as have her toes and fingernails. You will see that great care was taken in the painting of her hair. You will notice that her scalp was painted with layers the same detail as all her features, with light veining and mottling for added realism.

Harper has soft vinyl full arms & legs so she can wear almost anything you would like to put her in. She has been weighted with small polished glass beads, which gives the most natural feel and polyester fill to give her the weight and feel of a real sized baby. She will cuddle perfectly in your arms or lay her head on your shoulder just like a real baby. You can't help but rock back and forth when you hold her.

I have crafted Harper's mouth open so she can take a regular pacifier & a faux baby bottle. Her mouth is backed by a dark piece of felt that gives her a more realistic look. The felt is adhered with permanent adhesive. Now there are more options for you with your baby. So many more poses with the pacifier & baby bottle. (I have included the both these items with your baby. It is not recommended that you leave the pacifier or bottle in baby's mouth for any length of time). A gentle squeeze of the cheeks or pushing in the bottom lip will open the mouth (depending on the sculpt). The inside of her lips are uneven due to crafting the lips open but this does not show when mouth is closed or bottle/pacifier is inserted. (See photos). A care sheet is included with the baby & I am available to answer any questions.

Layette includes:
Certificate of Authenticity
3-Piece Gerber outfit as shown
Pink striped socks
Faux Bottle
Faux bottle Instructions
Disposable diaper
Receiving blanket
Reborn Care Instructions
(Any other items shown in the photos are photo props and do not come with this baby)

Ordering Information:
All sales are final. Please contact me with any questions you may have before ordering. The doll will ship USPS with insurance & confirmation number.


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  Barb Wettengel
Nurture Reborns
US United States

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Welcome to Nurture Reborns. I am a reborn artist from Wisconsin. Reborning has been a passion of mine for about six years. I use only quality products so my dolls have a realistic appearance and feel. I use Genesis Heat Set paints and small glass beads & poly pellets for fillers. I have sold my dolls to a worldwide prop company and have buyers in Europe, Japan & Canada. My reborns are created in a smoke-free environment. With every doll I make, I look forward to it's adoption to a good home. Please ask any questions before you purchase as there is a no return policy. I ship to the US & some other countries. USPS insured.


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