The adventures of a bunch of 18" dolls

Monthly Archives: November 2014

finger01

I recently got a Magic Attic Rose that was cheap because one finger was missing.

Continue reading


Dolls are among the oldest toys known to mankind. The earliest documented dolls go back to the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Greece and Rome, some as early as 2000 BC.

Roman_rag_doll

Roman rag doll

In this overview, I am going to focus on the official dolls that were issued for the Historical Girls and compare them to their real-life counterparts.

Kaya

Kaya, 1764 – buckskin doll and cradleboard

In Kaya´s story, the doll actually belongs to her sister, Speaking Rain.

Continue reading


The sun came out for a few hours today, so Goetz Emily (who has revealed her name to be Annika) went to the playground.

Continue reading