I am so excited to welcome Melody into my collection. She was a present to myself for meeting some goals at work, and she arrived yesterday, just around the time that I finished up two long-standing projects. Serendipity! Addy and I spent yesterday working from home and awaiting Dee-Dee’s arrival. She’s here!!! After I had sent… Continue reading Meet Miss Melody!
It’s been a gorgeous President’s Day weekend on the east coast, which is the perfect time for a dolly makeover! This is my second post documenting the restoration of my early PC Molly doll. In part 1 we went easy, and tried to clean up Molly’s complexion. But in part 2, I make a more drastic change —… Continue reading Old Doll, New Tricks part 2: To Re-wig or Not to Re-wig?
Molly has been with me since 1989. Over my childhood, she helped me to weather my parents’ divorce, births, deaths, illness, three moves, and many rainy days. We went on trips together, played outdoors together, and she regularly slept by my side. 27 years of love and life experience have left her a little worse for… Continue reading Old Doll, New Tricks Part 1: Molly’s Makeover Begins
I’m glad you’re here! In my first post, I tell the story of how I returned to doll collecting after almost 15 years, and my vision for this blog.