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Saturday Matinee

I found the wonderful world of Vintage Barbies just a couple of years ago. Had only one doll in my childhood and one outfit. The ones at the pic I have

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2014 Halloween Barbie Dolls

2014 Halloween Barbie Dolls
There are two Halloween Barbie Dolls this year. There is both a pink box and Target exclusive. In addition there are also three kelly & friends dolls and 2 "mini" Barbie dolls.

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Superstar Barbie Dolls Values August 2014

Superstar Barbie Doll
Here are the highest priced Superstar era Barbie dolls sold in the last 90 days.

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Vintage American Girl Barbie Doll

Vintage American Girl Barbie Doll
Vintage American Girl Barbie Doll represents the peak of Barbie's glamour and elegance. The American Girl Barbie and her 1600 series ensembles are the most glamorous and the most coveted by collectors.

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Number Six and Seven Ponytail Vintage Barbie Dolls

Number Six and Seven Ponytail Vintage Barbie Dolls
Number Six and Seven Ponytail Vintage Barbie Doll sometimes are all called #6's and refer to what we are calling #7s as late #6s. There doesn't seem to be a consensus on which is correct, so I am presenting both and will explain the difference.

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Vintage Barbie Dolls Values – August 2014

#1 Blonde Ponytail Doll
Here are the highest priced vintage Barbie dolls sold in the last 90 days.

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Vintage Twist 'n Turn Barbie Doll

Vintage Twist 'n Turn Barbie Doll
Vintage Twist 'n Turn Barbie Doll Page has been updated with new photos & info.

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Brunette Happy Birthday Skipper Reproduction is Out!

Brunette Happy Birthday Skipper Reproduction
The 50th Anniversary Happy Birthday Skipper Reproduction has hit the shelves!

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Vintage Barbie Clothing Values – July 2014

Gay Parisienne #964 (1959) NRFB
Here are the highest priced Vintage Barbie clothing items sold in the last 90 days.

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Number One and Two Ponytail Vintage Barbie Dolls

Number One Ponytail Vintage Barbie
Vintage Barbie Ponytail Dolls were issued from 1959 to 1966. The First Barbie Doll was introduced to the world at the New York Toy Fair on March 9, 1959. Her design evolved over the years and there are 7 different ponytail Barbie variations.

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Vintage PJ Dolls - Barbie's Mod Friend

PJ and Midge - they had the same head mold
PJ Dolls were introduced in 1969 when Barbie's Friend Midge received a makeover and a new name. Using the same Midge face and head mold, PJ was more hip and mod than Midge.

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Vintage Straight Leg Midge Dolls

Vintage Straight Leg Midge Dolls
Vintage Straight Leg Midge Doll is the first Midge - Barbie's Best Friend, she was first sold in 1963 - page updated with more info & pictures, including Midge Gift Sets & Japanese Midge.

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Vintage Midge Dolls

Vintage Midge Dolls
Vintage Midge Dolls - This page has been updated. I'll be working on the other Midge pages this week.
Midge Dolls were introduced in 1962 as Barbie's best friend. She has the same body as Barbie, with identical markings and went through the same transformations.

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Silkstone Barbie Dolls

Silkstone Barbie Dolls
Silkstone Barbie Dolls has been updated to include this year's dolls.

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Vintage Barbie Plantation Belle

Vintage Barbie Plantation Belle
Vintage Barbie Plantation Belle - This page has been updated to the new template with more info & photos.

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Vintage Barbie Bubblecut Dolls

Vintage Barbie Bubblecut Dolls
Vintage Barbie Bubblecut Dolls - This page has been updated to the new template with more info & photos.

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This Week @ Fashion Doll Guide (6/28/14 to 7/4/14)

Vintage Ponytail #2 Barbie
Here's what we did at Fashion Doll Guide this past week.

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Vintage Midge Dolls

Vintage Midge Dolls
I updated this page to the format and added some new pictures and info.

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It's July 4!!

Vintage-Swirl-Barbie
Happy Independence Day if you're in the US! Hope you have a great day!!
Photo from Pinterest

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Barbie Identification Request

Barbie Identification
Wilma from Germany has requested our assistance in identifying this doll. Any ideas?

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Commuter Set Reproduction

Commuter Set Reproduction
New Updated Page - 1999 Commuter Set & #1 Barbie Reproduction - I added some new pictures and info.

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Barbie Christmas Ornaments


Getting ready for the holidays - I updated this page (added 6 missing ornaments) and moved it over to the new format. I ended up buying another ornament from eBay in the process! :) I'll be adding the 2014 ornaments soon.

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An Amazing Vintage Barbie Collection!

Barbie Museum
This is several years old - but if you haven't seen it before it's a treat -- one collectors amazing collection!

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Vintage Barbie Knitting Pretty

Vintage Barbie Knitting Pretty is the 1963 update of Sweater Girl #976 (1959-1962). The 1963 version was royal blue in 1964 it was pink. Skipper's coordinating ensemble is School Days #1907

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Vintage Barbie Cruise Stripes

"Vintage Barbie Cruise Stripes #918 (1959-1962)" - description and pictures.

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