Surprise Saturdays: New Dolls for the Week!

Some are new introductions, some are new images…but they all contribute to our ever-loving passion for our doll favorites! Fun news this week…so listen up, oh ye dolly faithful!!!


Mexico Barbie

Barbie – We reported here the new retailer exclusive #6 to The Barbie Look series. And we’re seeing new offerings on Barbie Collector – Dolls of the World: Mexico and Pop Culture: Britto. The latest images for the BFMC Principessa was reported here.

Britto Barbie

Britto Barbie

And if you’re a member of the Barbie Fan Club – mark your calendar for 9AMPST 5/14/14 – the Platinum Series Club Exclusive, Laser Leatherette Barbie goes on sale…and is sure to evaporate quickly!

Laser Leatherette Barbie Fan Club Platinum Exclusive

Laser Leatherette Barbie Fan Club Platinum Exclusive

Tonner Doll Company released images of its 1966 Batman Adam West sculpt – learn more about this edition here.

Batman 1966 by Tonner

Batman 1966 by Tonner

And we are eagerly awaiting news on the latest Popovy Sis releases…so stay tuned!


Throwback Thursday: Gone But Not Forgotten

Susan Wakeen's Eve

Susan Wakeen’s Eve

Since the arrival of Gene on doll scene, the 16inch fashion doll has now become the staple. Today, collectors can enjoy new offerings from Tonner, Integrity Toys, Superdoll, and many others that use this scale to create new fashionable icons. Many of these dolls can be found in great condition on the secondary market…so happy hunting!

The Franklin Mint's Marilyn Monroe

The Franklin Mint’s Marilyn Monroe


The Franklin Mint’s Jackie Doll


L.L. Knickerbocker’s Daisy (Daisy & Willow)


Clea Bella


DAE’s Vivian


Sandra Bilotto’s Brenda Starr for Effanbee (pre-Tonner) – interesting to note the sculpt was retained and scaled to fit the Tyler Body when Effanbee was acquired by Tonner in 2001/2002.

Christina St. Clair by Fashion Boulevard

Christina St. Clair by Fashion Boulevard


Sandra Bilotto’s Butterfly Ring for Spellbound Dolls


Robert Tonner’s Julia by L.L. Knickerbocker


Kingstate’s Micki

Fashion Doll Fridays: Sunkissed

As we step into the beginning days of spring, dollbid wants to remind everyone that summer isn’t far behind! And to help you warm your days, here’s a selection of our TOP 10  Sun-Kissed Fashion Dolls dollbid is currently hosting – there’s something for everyone in this selection…just click on the image to take you directly to the auction – Good Luck!

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Manic Mondays: Traveling to Paris!!!

dollbid is manic today, folks! We’re prepping to leave for France, and the Paris Fashion Doll Festival this week! It’s their 20th Anniversary Festival, you know!!! We’ll have lots to report from the festival…so stay tuned. That being said, if we should happen to miss any of the daily posts this week, you’ll know why…

We are SO looking forward to this Barbie Exhibit!!!

We are SO looking forward to this Barbie Exhibit!!!

Not to worry…keep an eye on our dollbid Facebook Page – we’ll still be bringing you our Doll of The Day! À bientôt!