Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wordless Wednesday: Doll Selfies

 

A ball jointed doll holding someone's smart phone.

A ball jointed doll taking a selfie.

A bjd taking a selfie.

Ball jointed dolls taking selfies.

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Monday, April 24, 2017

A Little Thrifting: Some Furniture and Hello Kitty?

Some time ago, Anna paid a visit to a local thrift store.  She only purchased a few little trinkets, so let us evaluate their usefulness for dolls.

A bjd holding a Hello Kitty DVD, purchased from a thrift store.

First is this Hello Kitty DVD.  Of all the things to buy, who besides the children would be interested in this?

A bjd holding a Hello Kitty DVD, purchased from a thirft store.

“Oh my gosh!  It’s so cute!  Can we watch it now? :)”

A bjd holding a Hello Kitty DVD, purchased from a thirft store.

Does that answer your question, Hikaru?

And Usagi, yes we will all watch it as soon as Hikaru is done rifling through my things.

A sake set from a thrift store.

Anyway, Anna also brought home this curious pottery set.  She meant it for a specific purpose, but I may be able to use it myself.

A ball jointed doll with some sake.

I suppose this large piece could be useful as a large vase, but what is it exactly?

Hikaru, it’s a sake set for some of my friends.  You know sake, as in rice wine?

A ball jointed doll who doesn't like the smell of sake.

On second thought, I would prefer something daintier for a vase, and without the horrid smell of alcohol.

Some wicker doll furniture found at a thrift store.

Now here is a practical purchase, doll sized wicker furniture.

Some wicker doll furniture found at a thrift store.  Too small for this doll.

Though they would be more practical if they were large enough for me.

Some wicker doll furniture found at a thrift store.  Perfect size for yosd ball jointed dolls.

However, they are the ideal size for our little yosd dolls.  Sakura and Yuna can fit perfectly in each chair.

They is a slight issue, this furniture set came with occupants.

Clothes pin dolls found at a thrift store.

The pieces came with these two charming dolls.  They are lovingly constructed from clothes pins.  They have a sweet simplicity to them.

Some wicker doll furniture found at a thrift store.  Perfect size for yosd ball jointed dolls.

They are quite generous dolls as well.  They said they are more than willing to let Sakura and Yuna have the furniture set.  They said the chairs are uncomfortable for them.

It is all well and good, but hopefully in the future Anna will have more luck acquiring doll sized items in my size.  For now we are at peace.

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wordless Wednesday: Enjoying Ice Cream, Don’t Spill!

 

A ball jointed doll eating a chocolate ice cream cone while wearing a white sweater.  Stains just waiting to happen.

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wordless Wednesday: Close Up

 

A beautiful close up of a yosd ball jointed doll.  She is from Doll Love, skulpt name is You You.

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