Silkstone Barbie fashion separates in pink & tweed

“Who sows virtue reaps honor.” — Leonardo da Vinci The long black skirt is from the Silkstone Dusk to Dawn fashion set. All the other pieces, including the accessories, are from the Silkstone A Model Life set. The quotes on this and a lot of these doll posts are grabbed at random from my Franklin…

Fashion Avenue Internationale 1997 Spain fashion set for Barbie

“Character is the architecture of the being.” — Louise Nevelson 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. I have so many photos I need to…

Busy Gal 1995 Classic Reproduction Barbie suit

“Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.” — Antoine de Saint-Exupery 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…

Casual Friday with a dash of shine for Barbie

The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work. — Richard Bach 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. I…

Black & red dresses for Barbie: Avon & Classic Reproduction

In order to live free and happily you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice. — Richard Bach The dress hanging in the closet is a Barbie Classic Reproduction, very nice, lined with a zipper back. The red satin dress on the mannequin is an Avon exclusive. The quotes on this and…

Westco International Travel fashion set for Barbie

“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” — Albert Camus The quotes on this and a lot of these doll posts are grabbed at random from my Franklin Planners; am adding them as reminders…

Legally Blonde & Fashion Avenue for Barbie

A good marriage is that in which each appoints the other guardian of his solitude. — Rainer Maria Rilke Okay, yes, I think I was channeling my current Intellectual Property Law projects when I set this photo up. The pink suit, pillbox hat, and little dog are from the Legally Blonde Barbie set. Of course,…

Silkstone Elizabeth Taylor in Dusk to Dawn fashion separates

“All that really belongs to us is time; even he who has nothing else has that.” — Baltasar Gracian y Morales The Silkstone Elizabeth Taylor White Diamonds doll is one of my favorite dolls! Just as the real Elizabeth Taylor, this doll also looks fabulous in everything. Everything! The quotes on this and a lot…

Melrose Morning fashion set for Barbie

“‘On with the dance, let the joy be unconfined!’ is my motto, whether there’s any dance to dance or any joy to unconfine.” — Mark Twain Love this fashion set! So many of the faux leather outfits Mattel make peel and crack after several years in the box, but I’ve had and sold several of…