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I Collect Dolls

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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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I want to collect Barbies and Fashion dolls. When I was a child I had a few collectors edition Holiday Barbies. Now I have to wait until my boys are older so they won't destroy my...
    Februarychic Februarychic 31-35, F Jul 15

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    ○ him England collective cramps, showing the importance of the doctor's.○ This doctor before playing drinking twenty-two?○ England team doctor injured FIFA 14 Coins in Italy...
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    My mum would not let me have one because she said they were ugly... I use to collect the garbage pale kid stickers...
    StoneWall77 StoneWall77 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I hate Barbie dolls they show girls the only way to be beautiful is by being blonde skinny have the perfect body with blue eyes NO! why do the never make not so skinny dolls?! I...
    Angel2345 Angel2345 13-15, F Jun 29

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    I've collected them since I was young. Just different kinds, if I found something I liked, I'd bring it home. My favorite was finding amber or agates, totally amazing to me. Now I...
    UltraCerulean UltraCerulean 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    Ive always been fascinated by different flags both past and present. so starting in grade 6 ive built up a collection of different flags currently at 50+ countries right now and...
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    Ep is about being yourself , about honesty, about creating a profile that would mostly resemble your profile in reality. Thats how you can share experiences help others or be...
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    For about a year now I've been collecting Pocket knives. It's a very fun hobby that is very addicting. There are so many knife companies, Different blade steels and shapes. I love...
    Nick54 Nick54 18-21, M Jul 17

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    My CD collection is my favourite thing. I love it so much. I'm always working on it and feel a strong sense of pride when I have every cd that a band or artist has released. It...
    smurfinaround smurfinaround 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    Have you ever known a man who makes it his hobby to collect women?
    SoliloquyAside SoliloquyAside 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Life is so short, so fast the lone hours fly, We ought to be together, you and I. ~Henry Alford
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    "I must say I find television very educational. The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book." - Groucho Marx
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    “Speak only if it improves upon the silence.” ― Mahatma Gandhi
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    No matter what kind of wisdom dictates you the option you should pick, no one will be able to tell if it's right or wrong till you arrive to some sort of outcome, resulting from...
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    -It is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye. -You try, You fail, You try You fail, But the real failure is when you stop...
    visibleme visibleme 18-21, F Jun 30

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    Fall in love with someone who deserves your heart... not someone who plays with it....
    shanaiya24 shanaiya24 22-25, F Jul 1

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    "You are all about her and she is all about her"
    Johnnystha Johnnystha 26-30, M Jul 1

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    "Beauty doesn't last forever, but a beautiful personality does."
    Denn77 Denn77 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    "I was going to buy a copy of 'The Power of Positive Thinking', and then I thought: what good what that do?" -- Ronnie Shakes
    eddiecarbone eddiecarbone 61-65, M 1 Response Jul 1

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    Nothing compares to a beautiful conversation with a beautiful mind.
    TheHeartOfALovingSoul TheHeartOfALovingSoul 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 1

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    I would love to pose for someone to take my pics out and about it would be one more of my fantasies made real . If anyone can do this they would make me very happy.
    cookaburrer cookaburrer 41-45, M Jul 1

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    "You can only grow by letting go" <3
    Christy922 Christy922 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 1

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    “When you show yourself to the world and display your talents, you naturally stir all kinds of resentment, envy, and other manifestations of insecurity... you cannot spend your...
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    Be royal in your own fashion: Act like a Queen to be treated.
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    Before you say something, stop and think how you'd feel if someone said it to you...
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    Walking alone is not "Difficult" but when we walked a mile with someone then... Coming back alone is Difficult!!
    shanaiya24 shanaiya24 22-25, F Jul 2

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    We spend our days waiting for the ideal path to appear before us, but what we forget is that paths are made by walking not by waiting.
    hiddentears hiddentears 22-25, F Jul 2

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    Did you not tell them that they were the LORDS chips? Hey! Save me a piece of that corn! How did you get down here so fast? Secret tunnels.
    Blackfish510 Blackfish510 18-21 Jul 2

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    "Don't blame people for disappointing to you, blame yourself for expecting too much from them."
    Johnnystha Johnnystha 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 2

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    Knowing the right questions is better than knowing all the right answers....
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    “It’s always surprising to me how many young women think they have to be perfect. I rarely meet a young man who doesn’t think he already is.” Hillary Clinton
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F Jul 2

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    “I never change, I simply become more myself”
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    my personal bible is 1845 my oldest book is 1717
    steve221942 steve221942 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 3