Things That Go Bump in the Night

Posted in Dolls, Holidays

by Ruby Lane

From ancient roots in mysticism and superstition to today’s more light-hearted celebrations Halloween can provide collectors with a bounty of antique and vintage treasures.

Grab a Broom and Fly Away! Top 5 Witch Dolls for October

Posted in Dolls

by Ruby Lane

Witch dolls have existed since ancient times, where some were ritual or religious figures for various religions.  The oldest human figure of all, The Venus of Willendorf and her prehistoric sisters, are still revered by some religions today. Image magic is also very old, and discussed by archaeologists, anthropologists, and early doll writers like Max… Read more »