Month: August 2015

The More You Know – How a Doll is Made…Really.

Class is in session, Puddings… How many of you actually know how a doll is made? Surprisingly, not very many – and that is unfortunate, for one to be so engrossed in a hobby both financially and passionately, it’s almost unfathomable to comprehend how few really know what the process is. This isn’t it, Mattel. The scores of talented and skilled individuals that come together … Read More The More You Know – How a Doll is Made…Really.

RDGDoll wears Tommydoll!

  Ernesto Padró-Campos has an eye for doll beauty – in his recent shots for Fashion Doll Quarterly, he asked me to create ensembles for RDGDoll models to wear – the results are sublime. Learn how Belle de Jour and Madison were made by following their links. See the full shoot at Ernesto’s blog, Dolldom – here. And you can also pick up the recent … Read More RDGDoll wears Tommydoll!

Anna Dances in our July Photo Shoot

If you’ve been following – Anna has had a whirlwind of dancing. This is the final doll, dressed for her King – adding the beaded snood, hair styling and gown. Here’s how she fared in front of the camera…enjoy! She’s a lovely Barbie…but is Ann Swindell’s design and execution of the Siam Golden Palace Ballroom and its King that made Anna dance on a cloud! … Read More Anna Dances in our July Photo Shoot