“Bridget - Nurse For All Seasons!”, 15” Country Nurse Doll E-Pattern - Occupation Series - Pattern Category - Skill Level - Beginner
"Bridget - Nurse For All Seasons!" is one of the members of the "Nurse Series" of cloth dolls and they are all getting ready for the "Emergency Worldwide Disaster Drill." You see, you can never be prepared enough for a natural disaster or disaster of any nature - even a global one. So, they like nurses all over the world are all getting ready to do whatever is required of their nursing position during the drill. They all took an oath to save lives and that is what they all intend to do. But, they and we all know that their jobs aren't just about saving lives - their jobs also entail caring for the patients, encouraging the patients, and teaching the patients how to care for themselves.
Nurses are vital to the health care profession and anyone who has even been in a hospital anywhere in the world knows that hospitals cannot function with nurses. They are the heart and soul of any hospital and heart and soul of the health care profession. So, the nurses are getting ready. I have no doubt they will be. No matter where in the world they are.
"Bridget - Nurse For All Seasons!" is a 15" country cloth nurse doll from France. She has a muslin body and embroidered face with embroidered eyes, embroidered and raised nose, and an embroidered mouth. Her eyebrows are embroidered as are her eyelashes and she has bright pink blushed cheeks. Her boots are cross-laced. Bridget has a mass of dark brown curly yarn hair glued all over her head. Her nurse's cap is and old-fashioned lined European cap, has a red cross on the front, a lined flap in the back, and is attached to the top and back of her head. She is wearing fringed bloomers that are gathered at the waist and legs. Her pink striped nurse's uniform is gathered at the waist, wrists, and gathered at the neck. Her white nurse's apron has a front bib, cross straps, and embroidered waistband that is tied in a knot in the back. She is carrying a pile of sheets and blankets.
"Bridget - Nurse For All Seasons!" is the nursing supervisor for all the candy stripers and has her job cut out for her. You see, no matter how prepared you are she knows that you can never have enough sterile and clean linens. So, she is stock-piling as many as she can in order to be thoroughly prepared. However, Bridget has been through this drill thousands of times and been through thousands of real disasters and knows that you are never totally prepared. She's going to try and do her best and teach all the "candy stripers" what they should be doing. Bridget is really good at her job so we have no doubt she will be prepared.
Designer - Linda Walsh Originals