Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Today yet another 'ethnic' doll that I stumbled upon and just had to save.
The AA version/editions of any doll in any wave is the one I am always after. The Sleeping Beauty is quite a curiosity indeed. Coming from Eurocentric narrative, remade to satisfy diverse market needs.
This particular not only bares a graceful Macke face sculpt but also sport6s one of a kind old-school sleepy-eye situation!
Here is a very blurry commercial from 2000 w Caucasian dolls - if you can bear the singing...
Here they are as boxed dolls:
other than that...well was tempted to snatch her caramel body but her head is made of hard plastic, only moves around left and right so definitely not a good candidate for a body donor
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
I probably lost the count long ago amongst all the thrift store finds, carboot surprises and mixed lots purchased online...but according to this Blog count - please welcome my doll No. 187!
This one reflect my taste in dolls like no others...soon after getting rebodied onto a perfectly matching MtM body she became one of my most often photographed ones...
I spotted her online in random duo and poorly tagged.