My index finger is positive it has been abused. Pushing the needle in and tugging it out isn't the easiest task. I imagine it will become easier with time if I continue making these. Mr. Man wants me to make and sell them. I'm not overly thrilled with the hair, I think I should have put a layer between one and two to help the transition for up-do's. Next time I'll try a crochet wig cap.
See, there's a reason to buy a Bamboletta! See how they do the hair! (just kidding. I do not have 200 dollars for a doll)
The hair from behind: