Month: March 2015

Celebration: Current Designs For Sale

The wait is over…you can now own a piece of Tommydoll History! Launching my sale page…check out currently available items here – payment by Paypal only, please. Thank you for looking!

What Type of Doll Collector Are You?

We all know them, and pretty much any of us can find a fit with one or many of these folks. Despite the satire associated with this, I must emphasize that it is because of people like these that doll collecting is what it is – sometimes a pain, mostly a joy. It’s an exciting hobby that invokes such imaginative and colorful people, that … Read More What Type of Doll Collector Are You?

The Anatomy of a Little Black Dress

Yeah, I can do simple… A friend asked me to partake in a special project he is overseeing, and asked if I’d like to make something for one of his dolls to wear. He sent me this photo of Catherine Deneuve wearing a little black dress by Yves St. Laurent. I was intrigued for a number of reasons, which I’ll divulge herein… And before … Read More The Anatomy of a Little Black Dress

March Fashion Madness – A Photo Shoot

Yeah…it’s an Obsession – so today, we’re letting the pics speak for themselves! First up, you may recall the fabulously futuristic Jetson – and all three of the fave models seen by my Facebook peeps: 12inch Poppy Parker by Integrity Toys; 12inch Victoire Roux, also by Integrity; and BFMC Silkstone Barbie by Mattel. Gown and mini-dress by Tom Courtney; Brooch from Facets by Marcia; Shoes by Mattel.   Next … Read More March Fashion Madness – A Photo Shoot

The More You Know – Repaints

NOTE: Many of the Artist Images used in this blog post are credited to the artist, and clicking the image will transport you to their website or contact points such as Flickr, Facebook, Etsy or Pinterest – explore with wonder!!! Let’s get intellectual – shall we, Dears? Many of my readers have commented on how much they learn when they read my blog, and … Read More The More You Know – Repaints

No…The Dress Isn’t Cerulean.

“This… stuff’? Oh. Okay. I see. You think this has nothing to do with you. You go to your closet and you select… I don’t know… that lumpy blue sweater, for instance because you’re trying to tell the world that you take yourself too seriously to care about what you put on your back. But what you don’t know is that that sweater is … Read More No…The Dress Isn’t Cerulean.