2015 – The Year That Was in Dolls

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What an interesting year for dolls, indeed. Whereas we were missing the pomp and circumstance of big anniversary passages in 2014, 2015 still delivered all the goodies. Mattel, on more than one occasion, left us scratching our heads with new … Continue reading

The Anatomy of a Collection – Arpeggio

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Needless to say, I’ve been a busy little beaver. I started on this collection months ago, but was side-tracked by several of life’s little curve balls. But I’m happy to say that it is now complete. If you’ve never been … Continue reading

We’ll Have a Gay Ol’ Time…

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I always loved The Flintstones as a kid. So you can tell instantly where I found inspiration for this little en-som. The animations were so simple, yet they invoked amazing creativity in turning everything we knew into prehistoric icons. I … Continue reading

March Fashion Madness – A Photo Shoot

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Yeah…it’s an Obsession – so today, we’re letting the pics speak for themselves! First up, you may recall the fabulously futuristic Jetson – and all three of the fave models seen by my Facebook peeps: 12inch Poppy Parker by Integrity Toys; 12inch … Continue reading

No…The Dress Isn’t Cerulean.

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“This… stuff’? Oh. Okay. I see. You think this has nothing to do with you. You go to your closet and you select… I don’t know… that lumpy blue sweater, for instance because you’re trying to tell the world that … Continue reading

Celebration: Marcelo Jacob and the MFDS

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If there is a name synonymous with sporty, tailored ready-to-wear fashion throughout the doll word, it would have to be Marcelo Jacob. His clean and jazzy ensembles have graced our favorite fashion dolls from Barbie to Fashion Royalty. Jacob’s ideals … Continue reading

Couture With a Mind of Its Own…

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Many designers have a distinctive vision. They can clearly see a design in their head, render it to a reference sketch, and execute it beautifully. And then there’s me… I think that’s one of my biggest weaknesses when it comes … Continue reading

Using My Powers For Good

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With great power comes great responsibility – or so they say. People close to me know that I am very attached to my family. As a single gay man who just hit 50 in 2014, I don’t have children of … Continue reading