Creating a Better World through Doll Collecting

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by Ruby Lane

World doll day was conceived as a means of using dolls to promote love, friendship and understanding. The history of dolls is full of instances of dolls being used as a means of making the world a better place.

Ruby Lane Doll & Bear Week $500 Sweepstakes

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by Ruby Lane

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

Dolls of the Seven Continents

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by Ruby Lane

Lakota Beaded and Quilled Doll 1880-1890 on Ruby Lane 1. North America:  North American has a rich history of dolls.  Dolls and clay figures from Mexico have been found in tombs, archaeological digs, and at the foot of volcanoes.  Fairly new research into Mexican doll making shows that as in Europe, entire families were devoted… Read more »