Classic Givenchy Black gown for Barbie

“There is no penalty for overachievement.” — George W. Miller 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 particular dolls and/or dresses. I have so many photos I need…

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…

Dolls of the World Malaysian Barbie fashion set

“Nothing is more dangerous than an idea, when you only have one idea.” — Emile-Auguste Chartier 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…

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,…

Shamrock Barbie dress for St. Patrick’s Day, of course!

Puttin’ on the green today! Feeling lucky? Shamrocks! I wish I knew who made it because it is very nice. I purchased it as part of a small lot of handmade dresses for classic Barbies. Dress even has snap back closures. I know, right? Very pretty! Photos © 2018 by Krystyn Hartman

Lavender Luxe beaded layered gown for Silkstone Barbie

He rises on the toe: that spirit of his In aspiration lifts him from the earth. — William Shakespeare The Silkstone Barbie clothes are simply exquisite! This is one of my favorite of the Silkstone evening gowns. I love the color and it is simply elegant. The quotes on this and a lot of these…

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…