Friday, September 21, 2012

FAO Schwarz celebrates 150th anniversary with dolls - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner


FAO Schwarz celebrates 150th anniversary with dolls

FAO Schwarz toy store has turned their 150th anniversary into a festival of dolls. Not only do they have a special display of Robert Tonner dolls up to observe the historic anniversary, but FAO has a new selection of anniversary dolls in various shapes and sizes to commemorate their first century and a half in the toy business.


We have already mentioned the cute FAO Schwarz 150th Anniversary Barbie Soldier Doll but there are more FAO dolls worth noting

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A salute to the FAO Schwarz 150th Anniversary Barbie Soldier Doll - National Barbie Collecting Examiner


A salute to the FAO Schwarz 150th Anniversary Barbie Soldier Doll

The oldest toy store in the US as well as the most famous is FAO Schwarz, which was founded in 1862. Now the world-renowned top store is celebrating its 150th anniversary with the FAO Schwarz 150th Anniversary Barbie Soldier Doll.

Article: A salute to the FAO Schwarz 150th Anniversary Barbie Soldier Doll - National Barbie Collecting Examiner

Sunday, September 16, 2012

Robert Tonner dolls featured in special display at FAO Schwarz - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner



Robert Tonner dolls featured in special display at FAO Schwarz

FAO Schwarz featured a special display of Robert Tonner dolls this month for Fashion Week in conjunction with FAO's 150th Anniversary. The exhibit called “A Fashionable Collection of Tonner Dolls,” will run through October 16 and can be viewed online at FAO.com. Items from the exhibit will also be featured on the company’s timeline at Facebook.com/FAO.



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Saturday, September 8, 2012

Belle Meade Plantation Belles Barbie Doll Club celebrates 15th anniversary - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner

Plantation Belles past club dolls

Belle Meade Plantation Belles Barbie Doll Club celebrates 15th anniversary

Founded in 1997, the Belle Meade Plantation Belles Barbie Doll Club and their guests celebrated the doll collectors club 15th anniversary on September 6 at Shoney's in Bellevue. Tables were full of dolls, door prizes, and goodies.


All guests and members received a free Barbie Basics doll for attending.

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Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Belle Meade Plantation Belles Barbie Doll Club to celebrate 15 years - Nashville doll collecting Examiner



Belle Meade Plantation Belles Barbie Doll Club to celebrate 15 years

The Belle Meade Plantation Belles Barbie Doll Club was founded in September 1997. This month the club celebrates its 15th anniversary with a special meeting on Thursday, September 6 at 7 p.m. at Shoneys in Bellevue. Members received special club dolls for 2012 at their January meeting, but more goodies will be on hand at the September meeting.

Details at: Belle Meade Plantation Belles Barbie Doll Club to celebrate 15 years - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner

Monday, September 3, 2012

Happy Labor Day Weekend from Barbie - A look at Barbie doll's careers - National Barbie Collecting Examiner



Barbie has been everything from a teenage fashion model to an astronaut to a president.Who better to celebrate Labor Day with?

Happy Labor Day Weekend from Barbie - A look at Barbie doll's careers

The first Monday in September is set aside as a special holiday from work and has become the annual United States federal holiday known as Labor Day. Who needs to celebrate Labor Day more than Barbie? Barbie has had more careers than anyone else in the known universe!

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