Wednesday, November 25, 2009

American Girl, Disney, KB Toys make Christmas "Friend or Foe" naughty list

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009
American Girl - Naughty or Nice?

Popular doll maker American Girl has turned up on the Liberty Counsel's seventh annual "Friend or Foe" Christmas Campaign along with KB Toys and Disney. Liberty Counsel releases its "Naughty & Nice" checklist every year to help shoppers know which businesses support Christmas so consumers will know which retailers they might or might not want to support this Christmas....
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Sunday, November 22, 2009

Doll Collecting 101: What Is a Reborn Doll? Reborn and newborn dolls look like real babies

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009
As Christmas approaches, one of the unusual dolls which might show up on someone's holiday wish-list is a reborn doll.

What is a Reborn Doll?

The history of reborn dolls began during the heyday of doll collecting in the 1990s when doll collectors wanted more realistic baby dolls.
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Wednesday, November 18, 2009

More Thanksgiving dolls & Pilgrim figurines make colorful Thanksgiving doll displays (with sideshow)

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009
Thanksgiving is almost here!Looking at the colorful figurines above, it is hard to believe that Pilgrims are often depicted in modern culture as dour and overly pious people with long faces and drab black outfits. However, these early colonists who came to America to escape religious persecution wore bright colors: including reds, yellows, purples and greens as well as black and grey. Such colorful garments and the associated hats, aprons,collars and caps make Pilgrim dolls and figurines a charming accent for Thanksgiving decorating.
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Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Thanksgiving Barbie dolls: Pilgrim Barbie and Happy Thanksgiving Kelly Club set

Thanksgiving Barbie dolls: Pilgrim Barbie and Happy Thanksgiving Kelly Club set

Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 · 1 comment
Thanksgiving Barbie Dolls
Thanksgiving is right around the corner, so it is time to take a look at the holiday from a doll's point of view! I doubt when William Bradford issued the first Thanksgiving Day proclamation in November of 1623, that he ever considered the possibility of Barbie dolls dressed as Pilgrims being sold for Thanksgiving. However, in 1994, Mattel released a pretty Pilgrim Barbie doll as part of their American Stories Collection....
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American Stories Collection: Pilgrim Barbie Special Edition 

Monday, November 9, 2009

New Twilight dolls: Edward Cullen and Bella Swan now immortal as Barbie dolls (with slideshow)

Sunday, November 8th, 2009

Twilight Dolls: Edward Cullen and Bella Swan

When author Stephanie Meyer first penned Twilight, I wonder if she had any idea Edward Cullen and Bella Swan would one day be immortalized, not just in fiction or even in movies, but also as Barbie dolls?

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Twilight Barbie Dolls Photo Gallery

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Monday, November 2, 2009

Hello Kitty and Barbie Doll - celebrating Hello Kitty's 35th birthday

Hello Kitty and Barbie Doll - celebrating Hello Kitty's 35th birthday

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

Hello Kitty Turns 35 November 1!

While Mattel has been celebrating Barbie's 50th birthday, another important birthday celebration is going on which impacts the doll world and Barbie in particular. November marks the birthday month for Sanrio's Hello Kitty!

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Candy Cane Carnival Eltin doll coming for the holidaze

Monday, November 2nd, 2009
Candy Cane Carnival Eltin is not your grandma's Christmas doll! Eltin from the Dynamite Girls line is making her appearance for the holiday season at the carnival - the Candy Cane Carnival, that is....
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Sunday, November 1, 2009

Snow White movie inspires Snow White dolls - a variety of Disney dolls for fans of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

The Disney movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" has inspired 7 decades worth of dolls since it first came out in 1937,

Snow White Dolls

Sunday, November 1st, 2009
When the Disney movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" came out in 1937, it was soon followed by a variety of Snow White dolls. More then seven decades have passed since the Snow White movie premiered, but today Snow White dolls are more popular than ever...
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Saturday, October 31st, 2009
You may know that "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" just released on high-def. Blu-Ray, but did you know Snow White has a Nashville connection? Read on for the movie review and Nashville connection...
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