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I Collect Dolls

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    DOLLS

    http://stores.shop.ebay.com/Buddys-Vintage-Collections_Barbie-Dolls_W0QQ_fsubZ1093357014QQ_sidZ382414114QQ_trksidZp4634Q2ec0Q2em322?refid=store Store: http://stores.shop.ebay.com/Buddys-Vintage-Collections?refid=store Disney Collectibles: http://stores.shop.ebay.com/Buddys...
    samjay samjay 36-40, F Aug 30, 2009

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    Check Out My Dolls

    i have posted pictures of dolls i have collected and i have restored.please view them by going to my pictures.
    wildjeep wildjeep 31-35, F Mar 1, 2008

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    I Love Dolls

    I too collect dolls- and I love my dolls. I collect many different kinds of dolls including resin dolls, porcelain dolls, DAL dolls- even paper dolls! :) Dolls have an innocence and beauty to them that I find rare and special. I have been a doll lover all of my life- and while...
    xsadiex xsadiex 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 4, 2008

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    I Love to Restore and Collect Dolls

    I restore and collect dolls!Im into restoring older dolls like antique and vintage comp dolls.I do collect genny dolls,velvet,shelf dolls, and so much more!
    wildjeep wildjeep 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 24, 2008

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    Collecting and Connecting

    I was never really interested in dolls as a child, and here I find myself an adult collecting a number of different dolls.  Something of a recluse my collection has helped me to connect to people outside my small circle of friends and challenge what feels safe. While I am...
    dollsbasstea dollsbasstea 26-30, F 2 Responses May 2, 2009

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    Another One, Eh?

    I've been collecting dolls for most of my life starting with childhood dolls that you played with and graduating to porcelain collectors dolls.
    CarolineBelinda CarolineBelinda 36-40, F Apr 23, 2009

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    I'll collect all kinds of dolls

    that goes for all kinds of Barbie dolls and my little pony equestrian dolls and I also collect small and medium stuffed Plush dolls such as bears that's girl bears and Minnie mouse and Rainbow bright dolls and I forgot and I also collect Princess dolls to
    2PrincessGirlsPonyTails24 2PrincessGirlsPonyTails24 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 16

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    I Love Dolls

    I collect dolls.  Most of my dolls are from Ireland or look Irish.  Growing up I was a huge tom boy and in my neighborhood there was mostly boys to play with so i didn't play with dolls.  I played outside a lot, played football, shot bows and guns, played war all...
    beaglewoman beaglewoman 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 28, 2007

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    Just A Start

    I have acquired some dolls and Harlequinns(which I love so much). I want to take pictures and post them here and on Facebook. :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 9, 2011

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    Doll Collecting

    I collect all types of dolls, Japanese BJD, Himmies and baby dolls. I had to sell a lot but I still enjoy what I have and adding to my collection when I can.
    Angeltrekker Angeltrekker 36-40 1 Response May 28, 2008

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    I Probably Have Over 200

    When I get a doll now, she has to be very special.  My favorites are my Native American dolls and my Campbell Soup dolls.  I even have one of my first dolls as a little girl.
    weareonespirit weareonespirit 51-55, F 4 Responses Aug 7, 2008

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    Yep

    I collect Anne Geddes dolls. I bought my first one when I was around 18. It was a baby butterfly, and as soon as I saw it in the toy shop I had to have it. From then on any time I saw a different one, I bought it. Although I've been collecting for close on 10 years, I only...
    ivorykisses ivorykisses 31-35, F Nov 28, 2007

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    Doll Collecting- I Just Love It

    I get such a high buying and collecting porcelain dolls.  Where I come from there are a lot of thrift stores, flea markets, and yard sales where I have found beautiful precious porcelain dolls at extremely low prices.  Most of my dolls have cost me only $3 to $4 dollars...
    Alicehath Alicehath 56-60, F Apr 21, 2012

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    Looking For Doll Collectors

    I am currently working on a currently working on a documentary about different types of doll collectors, and the personal value that each collector has for their collection. Right now we’re currently looking for people to speak to as part of our research and search for...
    LivingDolls LivingDolls 51-55, F Dec 16, 2011

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    My Engrossing Little Hobby

    I've been collecting Barbie and Disney dolls for the past 7 years. At times I'd say my collecting borders on addiciton. A new doll is my total crack.   I hope there are others here that collect dolls as well - of any kind. Please share if so!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 10, 2007

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    Just A Few

    I used to have a number of dolls years ago.. I love china dolls and unfortunately one broke and I was heart broken I have a few on my dressor and I have a princess diana doll it is china but it is kept away safe... as a child I had many barbie dolls, baby that away doll and...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Jan 27, 2012

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    I Love Dolls

    I have been a semi-serious collector since High School.  Back then I'd buy anything I thought was pretty.  I've worked on refining my collection since then.  Now I like the vintage fashion dolls, like Ginny, Jill, Cissette and the like.  I have some Gene dolls...
    homeschools3 homeschools3 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 15, 2007

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    Related Experiences

    i wish i had got to play with barbie dolls as a kids. there would be nothing more fun and girly than dressing up a barbie in her pretty dresses
    GirlyAndrea1987 GirlyAndrea1987 26-30, M 3 Responses Nov 5

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    I did get to play with my sisters Barbie dolls and her friends. I was always expected to play with the Ken doll but I preferred Barbie or one of her female friends. Not sure why as...
    0hBrandie 0hBrandie 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 5

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    I never really thought of it before as collecting, but it has certainly been there to some degree. Bird photographs and plastic models of birds, for one thing. My huge library...
    perseverer perseverer 51-55, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    Butterflies are very delicate and beautiful creatures. They are appealing because of their vibrant colors and they have the tendency to brighten up a viewer’s mood. There were...
    edr567 edr567 26-30, M Nov 2

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    Just love to venture out one day out of the weekendto a local antique shop and look around. You never know what you might find...certainly a treasure of your liking.I love theme...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    Moreover, I am not a friend collector friend collector. If you have nothing on your profile but a bunch of likes and a bunch of friends and have not shared anything else about...
    PennySterling PennySterling 51-55, T 1 Response Nov 4

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    I had a huge stamp collection when I was growing up. My parents even took an interest in it buying grab bags and Harris annual supplements. I learned a lot of geography and world...
    SilverPagan SilverPagan 51-55, M 2 days ago

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    I have been told by many friends that I am a walking collection of Deanisms. (For those that don't know, Dean...or Deano...is my nickname...now, use it with respect!) These...
    Ferric67 Ferric67 36-40, M Oct 30

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    I think photos capture a place in time that is unique and to never be seen again. As such I view each photo that I like as once of a kind and enjoy having it in my collection.
    Tomorrowsday Tomorrowsday 26-30, M Oct 30

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    I like to collect heart-shaped rocks : ) I went through a bad heart break & realized I needed to discover what I love in life...and now whenever I'm on a beach or anywhere I look...
    haleyscomet88 haleyscomet88 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    I know this is one of a unique hobby but its quite an inexpensive play of a child. It was mine! Wherever I went in my childhood I used to collect buttons from there. They were in...
    swan87 swan87 26-30, F Oct 30

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    C’est sans doute la valorisation de cet habitat singulier qui a, depuis une trentaine d’années, attiré le regard des chercheurs. Toutefois, à ce jour, ce sont...
    sperohymp sperohymp 22-25, M Nov 4

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    Yes I am the insect king and when I collect the insects I put them in my mouth or I will cut a hole in my skin and I will let them crawl in the hole
    PrinceofFear PrinceofFear 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 4

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    Collecting sundry jewelry is definitely one of my favorite hobbies just as most of the girls. Look at those shiny little things to express individuality, I even can’t believe...
    Bary88 Bary88 26-30, F Nov 11

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    When i was younger me and my best friend spent most of the summer collecting 'pet' chiggy pigs in a washing up tub his mum let us have *^-^* it was so fun
    mialotta mialotta 16-17, F Nov 15

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    My favorite thing to collect so far, are post cards :) i have 200 from when i was in Paris, and a ton from all different places! Its always fun to find them because there are...
    Foxfish Foxfish 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I don't understand people who treat others like a collection to their supposed popularity. If you don't value the people that you are surrounded by you are not friends. If you...
    blackrabbit815 blackrabbit815 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Q: What comes with the new Divorced Barbie? A: All of Ken's stuff.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Nov 14

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    "I Hate This Part" Will forever be one of my favorite songs. It just brings back so many memories of past events. I love it. Plus it's a nice song to listen to while stuck in...
    marisemarrs marisemarrs 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 6

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    Could you whisper in my ear, the things you wanna feel...do you wake up on your own and wonder where you are, live with all your faults...little pieces of the nothing that fall
    Ashlee344 Ashlee344 13-15, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    "There are many, many things to appreciate about a beautiful friendship - especially when that friendship is turning to love."
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 27

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    There Will Be Times in Your Life When You Have To Choose Between Being Loved And Being Respected. Always Pick Being Respected, That Love Without Respect Was Always Fleeting...
    kay0122 kay0122 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 27

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    "Just like our eyes, our hearts have a way of adjusting to the dark"
    Chelsea56 Chelsea56 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 27

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    Love is our True Destiny. We do not find the meaning of Life by ourselves Alone- We find it with Another.. Thomas Merton
    kay0122 kay0122 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    I have loads! My favourites are Beauty And The Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King and Peter Pan
    HandsomePrince1 HandsomePrince1 16-17, M Oct 29

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    Its my normal habit of reading quotes since I was A CHILD. It never mattered whether I understood them fully or not, but we had this quotation book that I used to read. When I was...
    swan87 swan87 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    My phone and iPad gets filled up with picture quotes untill i cant save anymore.
    freespiritone freespiritone 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 30

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    When someone shows you who they are believe them!
    Alanis1024 Alanis1024 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    There is always 3 sides of every story. what he said what' she said and what really went on.
    Alanis1024 Alanis1024 36-40, F Oct 31

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    In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invisible summer. -Albert Camus
    Asia06 Asia06 18-21, F Oct 31

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