Colette Wolff - Platypusnow

Colette Wolff - Platypusnow

Colette Wolff - Platypusnow

Colette Wolff of Platypus Designs

November 2020 - We are sad to announce that Colette has passed away. She will be deeply missed by dollmakers worldwide. Her family is keeping her doll designs available for future generations of dollmakers. 

Platypusnow... Selected Vintage Platypus Patterns from the PLATYPUS collection originally designed and published by Colette Wolff during the '70s and '80s and sold through PLATYPUS mail order catalogs.   Meet Colette Wolff - Click To See Profile!

Designs are Presented in Quality Detailed Pattern Booklets! 
- 8½" x 11“ multi-page booklets.
- Annotated, precision-matched patterns, printed on 11" x 17" sheets.
-  Detailed, clear, step-by-step instructions with numerous line drawings.

Colette has converted vintage color slides of some of her original prototypes into digital format for you to see.  Take a look at color photos of Bridget, 4 Little Dolls, Cloth Train, Giggle, Muslin Angels and Veronica with her 5 costumes below.

  • On Sale
    Paper Pattern
    Cloth Doll and Animal Patterns for a Mermaid, Unicorn & Dragon by Colette Wolff

    Mermaid, Unicorn & Dragon by Colette Wolff

    Colette Wolff - Platypusnow Designs

    Sale Price $8.49
    Retail Price $9.99
    Mermaid, Unicorn & Dragon  - A trio of mythological creatures made real with cloth and stuffing! Mermaid - 20" head to tail, Unicorn - stands 13" tall and Dragon - 26" tip of tongue to tail.  Original Designs by Colette Wolff. New...
    Sale Price $8.49
    Retail Price $9.99
  • On Sale
    Paper Pattern
    Armadillo and a Bird Cloth Doll Sewing Pattern

    Armadillo and a Bird by Colette Wolff

    Colette Wolff - Platypusnow Designs

    Sale Price $8.49
    Retail Price $9.99
    Armadillo and Bird  - The bird catching a ride on the Armadillo's back stands 4 1/2" tall on wire legs and feet.  The button-eyed, 9-banded Armadillo is 13 1/2" long, excluding his 5" tail.  Original Designs by Colette Wolff. New...
    Sale Price $8.49
    Retail Price $9.99
  • Paper Pattern
    PENELOPE DOLL by Colette Wolff   - Cloth Doll Pattern

    PENELOPE Costume Set #2 by Colette Wolff

    Colette Wolff - Platypusnow Designs

    $27.00
    PENELOPE Costume Set #2 - 3 Pattern Set! "Puritan Costume", "Norwegian Costume" and "Red Riding Hood Outfit" patterns for Penelope.  Original Design by Colette Wolff. Classic Patterns - 2nd Set of 3 Costume Patterns!  Quality printed...
    $27.00
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    PENELOPE DOLL by Colette Wolff   - Cloth Doll Pattern

    PENELOPE DOLL and Costume Set #1 by Colette Wolff

    Colette Wolff - Platypusnow Designs

    $10.99 - $28.02
    PENELOPE DOLL - A little girl doll with a wardrobe of make-believe and everyday clothing.  Doll and Costume Patterns available individually or as a complete set (best deal - 20% Off!) Original Design by Colette Wolff. Classic Doll Pattern...
    $10.99 - $28.02
  • On Sale
    Paper Pattern
    MINIATURE QUILTING SCENE Cloth Doll Pattern by Colette Wolff - Cloth Doll Pattern

    MINIATURE QUILTING SCENE by Colette Wolff

    Colette Wolff - Platypusnow Designs

    Sale Price $10.19
    Retail Price $11.99
    MINIATURE QUILTING SCENE - The family―a visiting Aunt, Grandmother, Mother, and Daughter―gather around the quilting frame to admire Daughter's "First Quilt." - Original Design by Colette Wolff. New Release of a Classic...
    Sale Price $10.19
    Retail Price $11.99
  • On Sale
    Paper Pattern
    GIGGLE,  THE ANXIOUS JESTER Cloth Doll Pattern by Colette Wolff

    GIGGLE, THE ANXIOUS JESTER by Colette Wolff

    Colette Wolff - Platypusnow Designs

    Sale Price $9.34
    Retail Price $10.99
    GIGGLE, THE ANXIOUS JESTER - Every ounce of stuffing in Giggle's loose-jointed body, which settles easily into postures that amuse, is concentrated on one goal―to make people laugh!  Original Design by Colette Wolff. Classic Pattern!...
    Sale Price $9.34
    Retail Price $10.99
  • On Sale
    Paper Pattern
    BRIDGIT by Colette Wolff Cloth Doll Pattern

    BRIDGIT by Colette Wolff

    Colette Wolff - Platypusnow Designs

    Sale Price $10.19
    Retail Price $11.99
    BRIDGIT - An American country-girl doll from a previous time by designer Colette Wolff. New Release of a Classic Pattern!  Quality printed Cloth Doll Pattern which we will mailed to you.   BRIDGIT by Colette Wolff  With her...
    Sale Price $10.19
    Retail Price $11.99