Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Hansel and Gretel

Hansel and Gretel Story and Playbook by Wonder Books features a lovely set of paper dolls.  The base dolls are on the back of the book and 4 pages (2 pages per doll) are inside.  The book also has the story, games, and other paper toys.  My copy is missing the cut out ginger bread house :( or I would have included it here as well.This was published in 1954.

Monday, May 30, 2016

Little Red Riding Hood

This is a paper doll from the Little Golden Activity Book titled Little Red Riding Hood.  The book was published in 1959 by Golden Press.  The doll is front and back with 10 pages total.  The artist is Sharon Koester.   The book includes an illustrated story, not shown above, of the classic fairy tale.

Friday, May 27, 2016

BookShelf for Boys and Girls Things to Make and Do


cork figures

sock doll


shadow puppets

what's wrong with this picture

doll hair

rag doll


paper doll

jointed doll

Here is another volume of the Bookshelf for Boys and Girls.  This one is Things to Make and Do which includes crafts, games, ect.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Jane Arden's Wardobe

This Jane Arden is from 5-3 1942 and features a three piece outfit with matching hat, a marionette costume, and a rather exotic costume as well. 

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

1920s scrap dolls

Here are some more fashion  scrap dolls from the 1920s.  These dolls are cut from magazines, catalogs, and some newspaper (black and white).