Go handmade for Curvy Barbie clothes!

I don’t know why it took Mattel so long to come up with the Curvy Barbie dolls only a few years ago, but better late than never, right? Check out this fabulous handmade red foil mermaid style gown I found for the Madam Lavinia Curvy Barbie. (She’s from the Harlem Theatre Collection; can’t remember what…

DIY: Luxe Bed-and-Wardrobe-In-a-Box For Doll Diorama

As an online seller of dolls and doll clothes, I’m always looking for creative ways to display them. I love cool boxes and when I ran across some cool photo boxes, I thought, hmmm…. The result of my latest quick & easy DIY project for doll dioramas is this very cool bed-and-wardrobe-in-a-box set starting with…

Paint canvases for doll diorama backgrounds

After accidentally photographing a tote bag I’d just made in front of an artist friend’s painting and loving the resulting photo! I then went to our local fabric/craft store and bought an economy pack of 10 medium sized canvases (and got to use a coupon). I then painted each in a different color set, adding…