RESOURCE: Amazingly Beautiful! Brown Skin and Natural Hair

If you love having a diverse set of dolls then you will want to take a look at what doll artist Ms. Loanne Hizo Ostlie puts out there. She takes fashion dolls (mostly Mattel Barbie dolls) and re-does their hair in cute curly styles, locks (they aren’t called dreadlocks anymore, just locks), short cuts…you have to…

RESOURCE: Van’s Doll Treasures Furniture

Most of the living room furniture Mattel creates is not 1:6 scale. It’s small. I don’t know if they do this to save money or space or both. Maybe they do it so dolls without articulated knees can appear to be sitting comfortably. Because  of this fact, most people who play with barbies a lot or…

RESOURCE: Re-Ment barbie-sized Food and Accessories

Re-ment is a Japanese company that make tiny (1:6, Playscale) little food and other accessories. Their website “explains the name” by expanding it to “Reform the Entertainment.” A lot of people on eBay call them “the Mattel of Japan” – though there are a lot of reasons that is not true.  For starters, they don’t…

RESOURCE: Free Super Cute Printables

This site is exceptionally cool. People submit tiny graphics that you can print out in order to make little posters, books, money, file folders – you name it. Remember that barbies are in 1:6 scale and use those printables when equipping your barbies with the aforementioned items. HTPWb loves Jim’s Printable Minis!