January 28th, 2016
Barbie dolls now come in new sizes! There’s a tall one, a petite one and a curvier Barbie. This is major progress… Now girls won’t just have the image of a doll with a shape that’s physically impossible in the real world. Hooray! Image: Mattel
January 16th, 2014
Someone posted a picture on Facebook recently of this Fisher Price House from the seventies. It may seem silly, but the floor dropped beneath me and I could remember being little and playing with that exact same house. I was transported back in time for a split second and could remember being four years old. […]
September 25th, 2013
By Monique Palomares The bear is the symbol of the city of Berlin in Germany. You can see it printed on mugs and magnets. You can find different sized teddy-bears symbolizing Berlin. You can also find a bear map in a subway station showing which train to take. Though this one is not for sale! […]
June 14th, 2012
Recently, we talked about the French good luck charm dolls called Nénette and Rintintin that are made out of yarn. Here you can learn how to make them. Supplies Some Yarn (including a piece of red or pink yarn for the mouth) 5 inch piece of cardboard Scissors Yarn Needle Black Embroidery Thread & Needle […]
June 11th, 2012
Nénette et Rintintin were originally toy dolls for children that were first produced in France in 1913. The boy doll is Nénette and the girl doll is Rintintin. In the tradition of romance in France, they’re seen as a couple! When WWI came, people started making little Nénette et Rintintin dolls out of yarn. They […]
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