You Might Be Child of the 90s If …You Played With These Dolls and Bears!

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by Ruby Lane

1.    1990s Holiday Barbie in her pink poinsettia dress.  The Holiday Barbies debuted in 1988 and were still hot tickets in 1990.  Other Barbies were noting included an unusual Bowling Champ Barbie and Stars N Stripes Barbie wearing a smart Sailor’s Uniform with a skirt. 2.    Wendy Lawton Dolls.  Lawton made her first… Read more »

Ruby Lane Doll Week $500 Sweepstakes

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by Ruby Lane Social

    Help us celebrate Doll Week on Ruby Lane with a sweepstakes giveaway – one lucky winner will win a $500 Ruby Lane shopping spree. Shop for Dolls, Antiques, Vintage Collectibles, Furniture & Lighting, Fine Art, Glass, Porcelain & Pottery, Silver, Vintage Fashion, and Jewelry at Ruby Lane Sweepstakes starts November 4th 12:01am PDT… Read more »

2017 Holiday Doll Gift Guide

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by Ruby Lane

As hard as it is to cope with, the Holidays are mere weeks away.  If your shopping isn’t finished, here are suggestions to help those challenged when it comes to buying dolls as gifts.  Here is a new idea; pair a vintage doll with a doll being featured today.  Include an article about the vintage… Read more »

All About Bewitched!

Posted in Dolls, Holidays

by Ruby Lane

Bewitched, starring Elizabeth Montgomery, ran as a popular TV series from 1964-1972. In the show, Montgomery played a witch who married a mortal and chose to live as a mortal housewife.   Academy Award-winning actress Agnes Moorehead played Endora, Samantha Stevens’ mother.  Maurice Evans, along with Werner Klemperer (Col. Klink of Hogan’s Heroes), played her father…. Read more »

Flowers? You Shouldn’t Have!

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by Guest Blogger

      Accessories for dolls featuring botanicals have been an important part of their development – and for good reason. When one thinks of a doll, usually something pretty and pleasing comes to mind and flowers are just that. A fresh flower is one of life’s simple pleasures and true gifts that we get… Read more »