1990s red & purple Private Collection dress for Barbie

“Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.” — Simone Weil This dress came with a shiny short jacket, which I forgot to photograph with it, oops. The quotes on this and a lot of these doll posts are grabbed at random from my Franklin Planners; am adding them as…

1990s Private collection skirt & jacket-top for Barbie

“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” — Mother Teresa The quotes on this and a lot of these doll posts are grabbed at random from my Franklin Planners; am adding them as reminders that I need to write specific thoughts or details about this particular doll/dress….

Layered fuchsia hostess gown for Barbie 1989

The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.” — Aristotle The quotes on this and a lot of these doll posts are grabbed at random; am adding them as reminders that I need to write about this particular doll/dress.  I have so many photos I need…

Night Dazzle Barbie gown in black, white, red

If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough. — Oprah Winfrey This is one of several nice Barbie (came with a doll) sets exclusive from Service Merchandise. The red fabric is similar to taffeta; very nice!…

Avon Winter Velvet navy & silver gown for Barbie

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. — Vince Lombardi The quotes on this and a lot of these doll posts are grabbed at random; am adding them as reminders that I need to write about this particular doll/dress.  I have so many photos I need to just get…

Peppermint Princess Barbie dress

The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique. —  Walt Disney The quotes on a lot of these doll posts are from my Franklin Planner grabbed at random; am adding them as reminders that I need to write about this particular doll/dress.  I have so many photos…

Love this Emerald Elegance Barbie gown & bolero jacket!

The most exhausting thing in life is being insincere. — Anne Morrow Lindbergh The quotes on a lot of these doll posts are from my Franklin Planner grabbed at random; am adding them as place-holder reminders that I need to write about this particular doll/dress. (Plus, some quotes are kind of cool anyway.) I have…

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