Midnight Waltz velvet & satin fashion set

White satin over black velvet with strands of faux pearls make this a dramatic stand-out ball gown for Barbie. (I will add photos of the doll as I continue to sort through photos.) Photos by Krystyn Hartman © 2018

Known & Unknown Barbie fashion separates discovered along the way

I don’t remember the names and series of most of these; just thought they were cute. If you recognize any that aren’t identified, by all means, please comment with the information you have! Shown below, are the outfits I combined from two really cute Easter Barbies. One came with a little Easter basket & bunny,…

Basic hand-crocheted dresses for Barbie

I don’t know yet why I am so crazy about hand-crocheted Barbie dresses right now, but I am. I just love them. Perhaps its knowing that they were made by hand, stitch by stitch, imagining busy hands, the steady rhythm of each loop and pull and loop and … I bought a bunch of them,…

My introduction to OOAK (One Of A Kind) dolls

When I began buying and later selling dolls online little more than a year ago, like most new sellers, I was — and am — learning as I go. One of the first terms I came across was OOAK Barbie. I had several dolls without boxes that I needed to list for sale and had…