Monday, December 31, 2012

Liv leaves: Liv doll line discontinued - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner


Liv leaves: Liv doll line discontinued

In December 2009, Nightline ran a story on Barbie's world and two dolls which were making a run for Barbie doll's Christmas sales. Nightline pointed to Liv dolls with their replaceable wigs, real glass eyes and 14 movable joints as one doll hoping to claim Barbie's sales.

Article at: Liv leaves: Liv doll line discontinued - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner

Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Holiday Dolls for Christmas

Christmas Day is here and what is more fun for Christmas than dolls! These articles cover everything Christmas and dolls for your holiday fun.


Monday, December 24, 2012

Barbie doll goes green for Christmas - National Barbie Collecting Examiner



Barbie doll goes green for Christmas

The first year that Mattel's Barbie doll was issued with a holiday theme appears to have been the 1988 Happy Holiday Barbie. Since then Mattel has issued at least one holiday Barbie doll every year including holiday collectors Barbies. holiday grocery store Barbie dolls, and frequent special editions at stores

Article at: Barbie doll goes green for Christmas - National Barbie Collecting Examiner

Marley Wentworth: The Ghost of Christmas Present - Doll Collecting Examiner



Marley Wentworth: The Ghost of Christmas Present

It's not Marley's Ghost but in this contemporary outfit she may be the Ghost of Christmas Present! Marley Wentworth is all dolled up for the holidays and looking pretty in pink.

Article at: Marley Wentworth: The Ghost of Christmas Present - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Really Dahling Collection



Sears and Kmart which are owned by the same company both have a set of bathroom accessories called "Really Dahling" that would be perfect for some doll collectors. The set features rugs, towels, show soap dish, gown lotion bottle, hat toothbrush holder, a selection of fashion shower curtains, and other very doll collecting-looking accessories. Check it out at Sears.com or Kmart.com.

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Lord of the Rings Dolls: Mattel, Tonner, ToyBiz



Articles and photos of various "Lord of the Rings" dolls inspired by the writings of author J.R.R. Tolkien and the movie magic of Peter Jackson


Lord of the Rings Dolls & Action Figures

Lord of the Rings Dolls & Action Figures

Even before Peter Jackson's "The Lord of the Rings" movie trilogy came out, toy makers have been creating character dolls and action figures of J.R.R. Tolkien's... 
 

Mattel Lord of the Rings dolls: Aragorn, Arwen, Legolas & Galadriel

First published over 55 years ago, Tolkien's timeless masterpiece The Lord of the Rings has had a profound impact on both the literary world and the cinematic world. It is no wonder to discover The Lord of the Rings...

Blythe 'Littlest Pet Shop' -- Little Pets, Big Adventure on DVD in January - Doll Collecting Examiner



Blythe 'Littlest Pet Shop' -- Little Pets, Big Adventure on DVD in January

The Littlest Pet Shop: Little Pets, Big Adventures is a new DVD coming out from Hasbro and Shout Factory Kids on January 15. Five fun-filled episodes of the new animated series "The Littlest Pet Shop" star Blythe Baxter, based upon the popular Blythe dolls, first created in 1972 by Kenner. Hasbro acquired the rights to Tonka/Kenner and the Blythe dolls in 1991.

Ad: Littlest Pet Shop Blythe Doll

Article at: Blythe 'Littlest Pet Shop' -- Little Pets, Big Adventure on DVD in January - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner

Also see: Littlest Pet Shop animated series based on Blythe dolls to release on DVD - Nashville doll collecting Examiner

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Belle Meade Plantation Belles Doll Club Christmas party - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner


Belle Meade Plantation Belles Doll Club Christmas party

The Belle Meade Plantations Belles Doll Club held their yearly Christmas meeting and party in the back room at Shoneys in Bellevue on Dec. 6. Club members set up two pink Barbie Christmas trees and several Barbie doll displays around the room.

Article at: Belle Meade Plantation Belles Doll Club Christmas party - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner