Entries from November 2009

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009

Bubble Cut Barbie

What a beautiful Bubble Cut Barbie! Bubbles are not generally known for being absolutely stunning, but this one is an exception. She has tons of dark brunette hair piled high to give her a high fashion sultry look.
See more this gorgeous Bubble at Vintage Babs. SOLD

Thursday, November 19th, 2009

Vintage Ken Doll

This is the nicest Ken doll I’ve ever seen.  He’s minty and fresh in every way, definitely collector quality. Ken’s been sealed up in a vinyl Barbie case since the 60’s and now he’s got cabana fashion on and is ready to party. 
See the details about this Ken doll at Vintage [...]

Sunday, November 8th, 2009

Vintage Barbie Books

The Barbie Fashion series is the absolute best vintage Barbie resource book for Barbie fashions from 1959 to 1967 and follow-up books for fashions from 1968 to 1979.  No collector can be without these books.
I was stunned to learn that new copies are no longer available on Amazon.  I don’t know if [...]

Sunday, November 1st, 2009

Barbie’s Bargain Basement

I’m not able to throw anything away that is vintage Barbie, even if it’s a sticky version of one of those MOD “space age” outfits that was made from some kind of weird material that sticks together and bleeds all over itself. I am hopeful with all the talented doll artists we [...]