Archive | Dolls

Betwixt & Between

Oh boy, it’s been a while. Do you miss me? I sure miss everyone!¬†I know my last few posts lacked any substance and I tried to get back into the rhythm for the holidays, but eventually decided to just take a break from miniatures and this blog for a bit. Hope you didn’t mind. ūüėČ […]

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Shopping For the Dollies

I’ve been doing a bit of shopping for them and I am at the point where I’m happy with the way they look (for the most part). I bought a wig from Mimiwoo.com¬†for Dakota. The wig was made specifically for Volks 1:6 scale Dollfies and was a bit overgrown for for him. I was expecting […]

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LatiDoll LatiWhite BJD for 1:12 Scale!

Petunia is finally here. She actually arrived at the beginning of this month, but I just got around to editing the pictures and writing this introduction post now (slow, I know!).¬†She is a tinyBJD from S. Korean dollmaker, LatiDoll. From what I can see, the only place you can buy brand new LatiDolls is direct […]

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Porcelain Dolls

When I first started out with miniatures, I didn’t think I would like having dolls in my scenes. I felt that they did not look realistic enough. Then eventually, I got sucked into the resin¬†Ball Jointed Dolls scene (thanks¬†Dakota). The BJDs changed my perceptions on dolls in miniature settings in general. So to take a […]

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Dakota Days: Clothes Shopping

I recently purchased some clothing for Dakota (and by recent, I mean weeks ago, but just got around to blogging about it)¬†from an Etsy shop called Crazyhandmade. Part of the problem with Dakota being a tiny boy BJD is that the tinies clothing market is dominated by girly stuff. Affordable boy clothing seems pretty rare.¬†I […]

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Fairyland Ball Jointed Dolls for 1:12 Scale!

After some delays caused by the snowstorm that hit New England recently, my first asian ball jointed doll FINALLY came yesterday. He’s from a S. Korean company called,¬†Fairyland, but I ordered it through their official US retailer, Denver Doll Emporium.¬†I outlined it all in the old¬†BJD for 1:12 Scale post on the details and why […]

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Mike Barbour handmade dolls

Little People for Your Little House

I want to share with you two great doll makers I found as I was searching for little people to live in my dollhouse. The first is Mike Barbour who is a member of the International Guild of Miniature Artisans or IGMA (no surprise there!) who specializes in unique, hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind dolls, as seen in […]

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