May Photo Frippery

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While other bloggers are reporting hard and strong on our community (thank you – how else would we keep up on our world?!), and a couple of them still haven’t a clue about writing a cohesive blog with a distinctive point-of-view, … Continue reading

Maybe It’s Tatooine…

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“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away….” If you don’t know this phrase, you really need to get your head out of your ass and live a little… She is perhaps the most iconic princess in cinema history without a tiara … Continue reading

Alles Klar, Dame Kommissar?

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Yeah, I know what you’re thinking. “Didn’t Brunel come in a coat?” Yes, yes…Kingdom Doll’s beauty did..and a very lovely duster in burgundy silk at that. But understand that I was exploring coats along my own path, and while making … Continue reading

Deceptively Simple…

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You got that right… If you are unfamiliar with Joshua David McKenney’s Pidgin Doll…be enlightened… Pid-gin: noun \ˈpi-jən \ : a simplified language used for communication between people with different languages. Among the American doll artists, McKenney has created one of … Continue reading

The Tommydoll Club

  Dear Doll Entusiast, we accept the fact that we had to sacrifice a whole Tuesday in denial for whatever it was we did. What we did was capricious, at best. But we think you’re crazy to make us justify who we think we are. You see us as you want to see us—in the simplest terms, in the most convenient definitions. But what we found out is that each one of us is a know-it-all…and a competitor…and a psychopath…a cheerleader…and a bitch. Does that answer your question? Sincerely yours, the Tommydoll Club.

  

Celebration: Kingdom Doll wears Tommydoll!

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I didn’t take many of this gown in progress, because I was under a time crunch (aren’t I always?)…but you did get to see George Gonzalez’s stunning image of JAMIEshow Ginnie wearing Capricio in Haute Doll Magazine, here…and below… Working with densely … Continue reading

Improvise a Little…

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Few things say ‘beauty’ like a tailored ensemble…and when you use unconventional fabrics not really meant for tailoring, the results can be breathtaking – or they can be awful. Luckily, I made a good call selecting silk chiffon in a … Continue reading