You're Never Too Old for Barbies

You're Never Too Old for Barbies

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Thrift Store Dolls

I stop by one of my favorite thrift stores today and picked up a couple of dolls.


She was only $1.09 but she needs serious hair intervention.



This Ken had been removed from the box and as you can see was only $4.69. I have several Ken's already but couldn't resist. Of course I removed him from the box the second I walked in the door!


I bought this doll on eBay and while I'm pretty sure she'll get a makeover...


She's found her prince! Maybe she need to remain a princess?



5 comments:

  1. Wow, some really great finds! I can't believe you found that Nutcracker Ken still in the box! He does make a pretty handsome prince and I will bet Madison is pretty happy to have found her prince. Looking forward to seeing them all spruced up!

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  2. Congratulations with finding these great dolls! Ken is awesome, and the ladies too!

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  3. Hi Rachelle. I have a weakness for the first doll. I have two of them. The first I bought in a gift shop in Paris and the second was found in a heap in a garage. They have the Barbie Lea face sculpt and are worth much more than the dollar you paid--especially overseas. (I have that doll with that hair and paid the equivalent of about $18 for her!) Her (natural) hair is so pretty (though a bit unruly) that I decided to simply leave it alone. I will be most interested to see what you do with her.

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  4. I enjoy your stuff. I love thrift store dolls. do you have any machine knit Barbie Clothes, with the fine knitting machine, not bulky? do you have patterns? do I follow you with the BLOGLOVING site? thank you, Vicki

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  5. You must have wonderful thrift stores where you live. I would never luck out like this. Congratulations!

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