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Gender Stereotyped Toys: The BBC2 Experiment

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LLorens Dolls: Angelina & Sophie

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Los Paolitos Fidel Boy doll by Paola Reina

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Press Release: Maru & Friends Mini Halle Doll

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Paola Reina Dolls in 2017: Toy Fair Special

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Llorens dolls from Spain launch their new 2017 collection which includes beautiful 42cm articulated dolls Angelina, Olga, Sophie and Helene.

Meet New Llorens Dolls Angelina, Olga, Sophie and Helene!

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Schildkrot Dolls at Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017

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Sylvia Natterer Finouche dolls Hannah and Noemie

Sylvia Natterer dolls 2017

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Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017 Doll Brands Photo Albums & Films

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Nuremberg Toy Fair Petitcollin Sylvia Natterer Photos 2017

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Nuremberg Toy Fair Paola Reina Dolls 2017

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Petitcollin Baby Dolls at My Doll Best Friend

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Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017 Gotz Dolls Photos

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Gotz Dolls At The Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017

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Fun In Faith Dolls: Artist, Sonja Hartmann – A Christmas with meaning

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A Tribute To Josephine Baker by Sylvia Natterer Luella

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Gorjuss Dolls Without Mouths

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Black History: Tribute To Claudette Colvin

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Interview with Wichtel Doll Artist Rosemarie Muller

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CHOSEN by My Doll Best Friend, made by GOTZ

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Press Release: Gotz To Have It. Gotz Happy Kidz Rosie exclusively available at My Doll Best Friend. Numbered Limited Edition doll.

Gotz To Have It: Meet the latest addition to My Doll Best Friend

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Gotz Doll Archives

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Sylvia Natterer Dolls At Puppen Fruhling 2016 in Germany

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Wichtel dolls sculpted by Rosemarie Muller and made by Schildkrot Pupen.

Wichtel: Magical Powers

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Boneka Dolls at Puppen Fruhling, Germany 2016

Doll Tourism At The Spring Doll Festival 2016, Munster, Germany

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A fairy and a princess doll ride on unicorn back in a world of fantasy and creative play could there be a better antidote to the stress of school work and the rigidity of timetabling?

Fairies, Princesses, Skeletons, Witches, Unicorns…this year Halloween is magicial!

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Teddy Bear Kittens for Chosen dolls Rosie and Kitty! – Cats with colour & character…

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Llorens Dolls Archives

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Nuremberg Toy Fair Schildkrot Dolls Photos 2017

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Nuremberg Toy Fair Kidz ‘n’ Cats Dolls 2017

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Nuremberg Toy Fair D’Nenes Dolls 2017

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Nuremberg Toy Fair Llorens Dolls 2017

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Nuremberg Toy Fair Vestida De Azul Dolls 2017

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DOLL IN-SITE MAGAZINE: 3

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Your Christmas Gift Guide…

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Here’s Kitty: A purrfect addition to the family

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How Children Play With Dolls

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DOLL IN-SITE MAGAZINE: 2

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Kidz ‘n’ Cats Archives

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Faces of Kidz n Cats dolls by Sonja Hartmann and how to distinguish the different face moulds from 2009 onwards.

Sonja Hartmann’s Kidz ‘n’ Cats Dolls: Face Types

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Meet Rosie: A Gotz Doll Sensation

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NEW! Heidi Plusczok Dolls At My Doll Best Friend!

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Gotz Just Like Me 10.5" or 27cm dolls now available in different hair and eye combinations.

INTRODUCING…Style Me! From My Doll Best Friend, by Gotz.

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Sylvia Natterer at Petitcollin at Nuremberg Toy Fair With Minouche Olga

Words from the doll artist Sylvia Natterer…

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Highlights From Nuremberg Toy Fair 2016!

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Paola Reina Las Reinas black doll Sharif customised for My Doll Best Friend by Paola Reina. An exclusive doll.

EXCLUSIVE CUSTOMISED NEW PAOLA REINA DOLLS AT MY DOLL BEST FRIEND!!!

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WeGirls Dolls an 18 inch brand of dolls made in Germany by Polish doll brand WeGirls.

WeGirls Are Very Special 18 Inch Dolls!

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The Queen of Halloween

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CIAO BIMBA DOLLS: HANDMADE WALDORF DOLLS FOR CHILDREN

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Olivia Stand Up! by Vestida de Azul

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Mini Savannah, Mini Chad, Mini Tanya and Mini Maru dolls from Maru & Friends

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Dolls

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    Up Do Hairstyle For Your Doll In 6 Simple Steps

    Bad hair days can be a think of the past with simple know-how! Take a look at how to create this pretty up do hairstyle for your doll. Turn long hair into a crown of…

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  • The importance of a doll just like you: hijab dressed dolls

    Importance of a doll that’s “Just Like You”: Hijabi Dolls

    We wanted to share this story that has made the news recently because it conveys…

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    Gender Stereotyped Toys: The BBC2 Experiment

    Are you sure you don’t gender-stereotype children? This was the question posed in the second programme…

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    A WALDORF PHILOSOPHY

    We’ve got a new brand at My Doll  Best Friend, called Ciao Bimba, and the…

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    CIAO BIMBA DOLLS: HANDMADE WALDORF DOLLS FOR CHILDREN

    If you buy Baby London magazine you might have noticed adverts for sweet Ciao Bimba…

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    LLorens Dolls: Angelina & Sophie

    Llorens Dolls Produced In SpainWe first saw the Llorens dolls at the Nuremberg Toy Fair in early…

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    Olivia Stand Up! by Vestida de Azul

    There are baby dolls that lie, sit, cry, say “mama, papa! but Olivia Stand Up!…

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    Los Paolitos Fidel Boy doll by Paola Reina

    Paola Reina is a brand that supplies some of our most popular doll ranges: Las Amigas,…

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    Press Release: Maru & Friends Mini Halle Doll

    We have just received the exciting news that there will be a further addition to the…

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    Press Release: Gotz Happy Kidz Paris Doll

    Paris is a Gotz Signature Edition Happy Kidz doll arriving in Autumn 2017 and available…

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    Essential Wichtel Dolls Information, relating to Rosemarie Muller, Schildkrot and customised Wichtel dolls.

    A bit about the relationship between Rosemarie Muller and Schildkrot Puppen, and the Wichtel dolls…

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    Schildkrot Toddler Dolls For Young Children

    Schildkrot toddler dolls are mesmerising and I can only imagine the joy of  being a…

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    Picnic With Dolls – National Picnic Week

    Is there a more lovely way to spend the Summer than having picnics al fresco? We…

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  • Mini Maru dolls Mini Maru Mini Savannah Mini Tanya and Mini Chad

    Mini Savannah, Mini Chad, Mini Tanya and Mini Maru dolls from Maru & Friends

    The end of May heralds the much anticipated arrival of the latest two Mini Maru dolls…

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    Teddy Bear Kittens for Chosen dolls Rosie and Kitty! – Cats with colour & character…

    Meet four very special teddy bear kittens, made for our Gotz Happy Kidz Chosen dolls,…

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    First Holy Communion Gift Ideas For Girls

    Two beautiful girls are celebrating their First Holy Communions very soon.  The first is Emma and…

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    Susan Brewer Writer of Doll Books & Editor of Doll Showcase Magazine

    We’re delighted to introduce Susan Brewer to our readers. Some of you may already know Susan…

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    Vestida de Azul Dolls: Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017

    Vestida de Azul dolls are charming Spanish dolls with enviable wardrobes and shoe collections to…

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    Kidz ‘n’ Cats Dolls 2017: Toy Fair Report

    One of the most eagerly awaited doll brands each year is Kidz ‘n’ Cats, and…

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    Paola Reina Dolls in 2017: Toy Fair Special

    Paola Reina has become one of our reliable staple brands that delivers bright and beautiful…

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Toy Fairs

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    Vestida de Azul Dolls: Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017

    Vestida de Azul dolls are charming Spanish dolls with enviable wardrobes and shoe collections to boot! I was delighted to meet up with the Vestida de Azul brand again this year at the Nuremberg Toy Fair…

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    Kidz ‘n’ Cats Dolls 2017: Toy Fair Report

    One of the most eagerly awaited doll brands each year is Kidz ‘n’ Cats, and…

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  • Llorens dolls from Spain launch their new 2017 collection which includes beautiful 42cm articulated dolls Angelina, Olga, Sophie and Helene.

    Meet New Llorens Dolls Angelina, Olga, Sophie and Helene!

    We have some charming new dolls for you, from a new brand to us: Llorens.…

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    Schildkrot Dolls at Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017

    The Schildkrot Dolls booth at the Nuremberg Toy Fair is the place of magicality, but what gives…

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    Sylvia Natterer dolls 2017

    Once again Petitcollin’s Sylvia Natterer dolls captivated audiences at the Nuremberg Toy Fair.  Sylvia Natterer has…

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    Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017 Doll Brands Photo Albums & Films

    Nuremberg Toy Fair 2017 Photo Albums: Gotz Dolls Petitcollin Sylvia Natterer Dolls Schildkrot Dolls D’Nenes Dolls Kidz…

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    Nuremberg Toy Fair Vestida De Azul Dolls 2017

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    Nuremberg Toy Fair Paola Reina Dolls 2017

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    Petitcollin Baby Dolls at My Doll Best Friend

    Baby dolls were a stronger offering at Nuremberg Toy Fair this year than in previous…

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    Sylvia Natterer Dolls At Puppen Fruhling 2016 in Germany

    A new delivery of Sylvia Natterer dolls arrived this week and they’ve been so popular…

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    NEW! Heidi Plusczok Dolls At My Doll Best Friend!

    We’re really excited to now be an official stockist of Heidi Plusczok dolls at My…

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    Doll Tourism At The Spring Doll Festival 2016, Munster, Germany

    The Spring Doll Festival, in Munster has become a calendar event for doll collectors in…

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    Kidz ‘n’ Cats 2016 at the Nuremberg Toy Fair

    At the Nuremberg Toy Fair this year it was very noticeable how busy Sonja Hartmann…

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    Loving the Gotz Just Like Me Dolls, in Nuremberg…

    At the Nuremberg Toy Fair this year, these little dolls captured my heart…Just Like Me…

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    Words from the doll artist Sylvia Natterer…

    #SylviaNatterer is a phenomenal artist, with a distinctive style. At #Petitcollin, this style comes through…

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    Highlights From Nuremberg Toy Fair 2016!

    The dolls at the Nuremberg Toy Fair this year were just stunning! At My Doll…

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    Sylvia Natterer Dolls As Seen At The Nuremberg Toy Fair in January 2015

    The Sylvia Natterer dolls are just about to arrive at My Doll Best Friend, after…

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    Gotz Dolls at Nuremberg Toy Fair 2015

    Gotz is a long time favourite brand of mine. It’s the brand I remember from…

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    Kidz n Cats at the Nuremberg Toy Fair 2015

    Seeing the first images of the Kidz n Cats 2015 dolls mid January was very…

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    Dolls and Brands at Nuremberg Toy Fair 2015

    Without a doubt visiting the Nuremberg Toy Fair is the highlight of my year because…

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