Saturday, September 21, 2013

Famke Janssen spooked by 'The Lonely (Lenci) Doll' book (Video) - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner



Famke Janssen spooked by 'The Lonely (Lenci) Doll' book

Famke Janssen has appeared in her share of supernatural movies playing somewhat spooky characters such as Jean Grey/Phoenix in the "X-Men" film series and the wicked witch Muriel in "Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters." However, Janssen was recently spooked by a children's book called "The Lonely Doll. "

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Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Every day's a holiday for Gene Marshall dolls - Doll Collecting Examiner

 
A Gene for Every Holiday


Every day's a holiday for Gene Marshall dolls

Gene Marshall is back and she's better than ever, at least her wardrobe is! The Every Day's A Holiday Gene Convention took place in Kansas City, Missouri, Aug. 22-25th, 2013, and by Aug. 28, several of the fashions were on display for local doll lovers to enjoy in Nashville at Demos' Restaurant.

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Monday, September 2, 2013

Doll Collecting 101: What are Betsy McCall dolls? - Nashville Doll Collecting Examiner

 
Betsy McCall & Madeline Dolls


Doll Collecting 101: What are Betsy McCall dolls?

McCall's magazine had a noteworthy and long run from the late 1800s until personality Rosie O'Donnell became editorial director, renamed the magazine after herself and ceased publication in 2002 when she couldn't totally remake the magazine in her own image. But prior to the magazine's ruin, it had became one of the most popular magazines in the world by the 1960s. One of the most beloved aspects of McCall's magazine was Betsy McCall, a paper doll that first appeared in the magazine in May of 1951.



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