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A Mermaid Makeover & Diminishing Interest in Dolls

Hello everyone! Do you remember this doll? She’s a Dreamtopia Candy Mermaid. I got her for $13, and she’s named Tiffany. I was trying to make a Mermaid Throne Tutorial, and the throne ended up terrible, so I scrapped the video and threw away the throne. Anyway, I was using sparkly nail polish to make… Continue reading A Mermaid Makeover & Diminishing Interest in Dolls

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A Little House Across The Street + Barbie Ban Stuff

As soon as I introduced Aria into my photostory I thought, “well, I’d better make her a house now.” The rational side of my brain screamed no. “But other main characters don’t have houses! Where’s Danika’s house? Where’s Catrina’s? Besides, you don’t have room to store it -didn’t you just throw away Neko’s house?” Hmm. I… Continue reading A Little House Across The Street + Barbie Ban Stuff

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Good Socks Will Be Sacrificed -Crafting Fails and Wins

Doll Hack #1: Be aware when printing from different machines! I tried to print off some more stuff to expand the school, but gah! The colour and size differences! And to think, I thought the lockers were unrealistically big before -now they’re giant! What on Earth am I going to do with this brick now?? ***… Continue reading Good Socks Will Be Sacrificed -Crafting Fails and Wins

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Not Such a Princess (photostory)

We’re back at Aquifolia High for this episode, where Aimee is searching madly for Holly. “Oh, Holly!” Aimee cries, upon spotting Holly in the hallway. “I was hoping to catch up with you. Looks like I can’t go to your coronation after all, I’ve got this space… thing….” Holly is not impressed. “Space… thing? Are… Continue reading Not Such a Princess (photostory)

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Tips & Tricks to Create a DIY Fold-Up Bedroom

If you’re working with limited space, fold-up dioramas are the perfect alternative to regular ol’ boxed dioramas. They’re easy to store, and even easier to throw away once you’ve finished. The sides of the cardboard box is the weakest, so that means it’s the easiest to cut along. You can also fold the card to… Continue reading Tips & Tricks to Create a DIY Fold-Up Bedroom

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Horsing Around // Fixing Up My Barbie Horses

It’s a cold day; I am dressed warmly in thick tights and a scarf as I crouch beside the plastic horses in an attempt to get that perfect shot. Beside me sits a lukewarm coffee and a miniature hairbrush. It’s tricky work, Barbie photography. Everything is fiddly and flyaway hairs never seem to go away.… Continue reading Horsing Around // Fixing Up My Barbie Horses