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corn dolly- "Corn" is an agricultural term- meaning the main cereal crop of any area. In this case "corn" is wheat!

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How to make a corn dolly. Note: Wet the corn husks first so they don't break. Warm water until pliable. I usually use red yarn to tie things, but you can use corn husks too! :)

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Brigid wheat doll. This one gave me an idea for another project. I can't wait to find what I need.

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This corn dolly, in the form of a sceptre, was devised and made by Alec Coker, an experienced corn dolly maker. It consists of a long spirally woven ‘neck’-like core, above which are five spirally woven semicircles. Above this is a head made up of four spirally woven ‘lantern’-like structures. This dolly was used with another dolly in the shape of an orb as stage regalia. (MERL/86/84)

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Details about 33cm (13") ANY COLOUR Ribbon Bows Yorkshire Spiral Corn Dolly (standard wheat)

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from Etsy

Welsh Border Glory Braid - Witchcraft, Magic, Druid, Wicca, Pagan

Welsh Border Glory Braid Witchcraft Magic Druid by WytchenWood

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A Proper Corn Dolly!!! Awwwwesome!! i've never seen one like this before and i didn't realize the term was 'corn dolly'!!!!

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Fylfot Corn Dolly - Circa 1980s. Traditional English corn dolly, these figures were made to celebrate a successful harvest, often from the last sheaf gathered from the field. Photos from the Museum of Rural Life in Reading, Berkshire, England.

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It was believed that the corn spirit lived amongst the crop, and the harvest made it effectively homeless. Therefore, hollow shapes were fashioned from the last sheaf of wheat or other cereal crop. The corn spirit would then spend the winter in their homes until the "corn dolly" was ploughed into the first furrow of the new season.

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pdf Tutorial e-book Make Your Own Pagan Brigid, Morrigan & Other Sabbat Corn Dolly Goddesses. Easy Step by Step Instructions with Pics!