Tag: dolls

Handmade toys and dolls by Vera Kondratyeva

Vera Kondratyeva is a teddy artist from Kaluga, Russia. She makes one of a kind teddies and friends for collectors. All of her works are easy to distinguish from others because of their unique  characters and pattern. Read More

Irina Sayfiydinova : “You always have to look deeper, the truth is inside the things!”

Do you know that feeling when you discover something that you like with all your heart and you can’t get enough of just admiring that ? Well, this happened to me when for the first time saw Irina Sayfidinova’s toys. These are definitely more than toys! These are artistic characters with personality and a story to tell, that attracts your attention entirely. Read More

Art project “Warm Day” by Irina Andreeva

The art project “Warm day” – is a warm felt story in a cozy space. Warm characters, fond memories with a warm heart and warm hands. The heroine is a little girl who Read More

Charlie Toys – dolls, teddy bears and ..wonders

Hi , today I want to present to you an artist from Russia, Nastya Zhuravleva aka Charlie Toys. She makes amazing colourful creatures. She loves fairy tales Read More

History of Ball-jointed Dolls

Ball-jointed doll is a type of articulated doll which parts are interconnected with ball and socket joints. They are made out of polyurethane synthetic resin, a type of hard plastic and the parts strung together with elastic. They are made to represent both sexes and ages between children and adult. Beside human-like dolls Read More

History of Fashion Dolls

Fashion doll is any kind of doll made to be dressed to represent current trends in fashion. They are made of of vinyl or another plastic, most often modeled as teen girls or adult women and used as toys and as collectable items. Read More

History of Paper Dolls

Paper doll is a two-dimensional doll made out of paper or light card and cut out. It can have separate clothes made also from paper and holding onto a doll with tabs. They can be in shape of a person, animal or an object.
Before they were made in the shape that we know them today there were Read More