Welcome to our second look at the Holiday Barbie series of dolls that are celebrating their 25th anniversary as a collectors’ festive favourite. Yesterday we covered the dolls for years 1993-1995, so yes you guessed it, today we will be looking at the remaining 2 years, plus a tantalising hint of what to expect from Holiday Barbie 2013.
Added by Simon Farnworth on July 25, 2013 at 21:54 — No Comments
Over the next couple of days I am very pleased to be taking part, along with four other fellow bloggers, in a celebration of 25 years of the Holiday Barbie series. I will be focusing on the dolls released from 1993 to 1997 (be sure to check out MomDot for the years 1988-1992). As an extra special treat I will also be giving a little hint as to what to expect for the 2013 Holiday Barbie set to be released on 1st…Read More
Added by Simon Farnworth on July 24, 2013 at 22:00 — No Comments
The New Year saw the announcement of the Nominees in the 2013 DollObservers.com Fashion Doll Awards. Members of the DollObservers.com community have been submitting their nominations since November last year and now it is the turn of the wider fashion doll loving world to vote for the ultimate winners.
Each of the 48…Read More
Added by Simon Farnworth on January 20, 2013 at 22:00 — No Comments
Hi out there!!! I've been working on something that I love it and making me feel really glad. I've combined one of my passions, dolls with one of my favourite looks, 50s era and create a collection of outfits for Monster High and Barbie dolls. You could see my result of this mixture in my blog but, I leave some pictures here to see what you think about them.
Also you could see some more pictures of my new dioramas or some more winter clothes for dolls on my pictures here in my page.…Read More
Most of my fellow UK Fashion Doll lovers will recognise how difficult it is to get our hands on many of the Barbie Collector dolls, let alone dolls at a bargain price. So it is with great pleasure that I found this doll on Amazon UK for the bargain price of just £17.09!…Read More
Alison Rasmussen, a DollObservers.com member, has a fascination with the Barbie friend Steffie and the subsequent dolls which have been bestowed with this gorgeous sculpt. She has been so inspired by Steffie that she has amassed a huge catalogue of stunning photos many of which can be seen on her highly…Read More
“An ancient mansion sits beneath ink black skies. Midnight winds whisper through deserted rooms. Softly, the sound of clanging chains and supernatural murmurs rises and grows. From the darkness, an apparition…Read More
Added by Simon Farnworth on October 14, 2012 at 23:00 — No Comments
Over the last 50 plus years since Barbie hit the scene there have been many column inches and copy written about her. However it is often the off the cuff remarks that are the most revealing! Here is a selection of 10 quotes about the world’s favourite fashion doll; all made by the famous and notable, including her creator…Read More
Mattel has released a very special One-of-a-kind Pink…Read More
Added by Simon Farnworth on September 16, 2012 at 15:36 — No Comments
Established in 1980, the Dolls of the World® Collection is the largest and longest-running series in the history of the Barbie® brand. After more than 30 years of success and over 100 dolls created, the line is re-launching in 2012 with a fresh new look and introducing a new generation of Barbie fans to this global glamorous line.
Each doll wears an adorable ensemble inspired by the native costume and fashion of each country. Additionally, every doll package contains a ‘passport’ and…Read More
Added by Simon Farnworth on June 9, 2012 at 20:30 — No Comments
Barbie doll formally threw her pink hat into the presidential campaign ring by unveiling the new 2012 Barbie I Can Be… President doll. The global icon will represent girls of all ages on her road to the “Pink House,” serving as the “B Party” candidate. Barbie…Read More
I decided to start a series of articles with links to my favorite doll related blogs and websites. Here's my first list: http://papusilemele.com/en/2012/03/19/favorite-doll-blogs-and-websites/
Of course this wonderful…Read More
Added by Ada Bogoevici on March 19, 2012 at 12:41 — No Comments
It is with great pleasure that I can announce that our first DollObservers.com Superstar Member of 2012 is the beautiful, talented and generous of spirit, Ada. Ada has been with us since the very early days of DollObservers and has always inspired and advised other members of the site.
Ada also has…Read More
An analysis of the ‘States 75…Read More
Added by Simon Farnworth on December 18, 2011 at 8:00 — No Comments
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Inspired by one of the world’s greatest and most iconic performers of all time, Sinatra Barbie® is the definition of class and sophistication as she takes center stage in Fall 2011.
Beloved not only for his melodic voice, Frank Sinatra did things “his way”…Read More
Added by Simon Farnworth on September 3, 2011 at 17:30 — No Comments
Barbie Basics 2.5
The official release for the next wave of the highly successful Barbie Basics is sometime in August. And this time they come with articulation, YAY! The prototype pics are veritably mouthwatering and the accessories are looking pretty cool too. So far my…Read More
For more than 50 years, Barbie® has empowered girls to dream big and explore a world without limits. This year, Barbie® unveils I Can Be ...TM Architect, encouraging a new generation of girls to pursue a…Read More
On March 11 we see the 50th Birthday of our favourite male arm candy, the one and only Mr Ken Carson. Of late he has really come into his own with a scene stealing role in Toy Story 3 and his very public mission to win back the love of his life, Barbie.
Way to go Ken and a very happy birthday to…Read More
After several months of online flirting on Twitter, facebook et al the love birds finally made it official on Valentines day. Announced via billboards placed in major cities all over…Read More
Added by Simon Farnworth on February 17, 2011 at 19:27 — No Comments