Yey! The info for the Paris Fashion Doll Show 2013 is finally here! The show will start on the 15th of March 2013 and end on the 17th. Mattel, The Sybarites, Tonner and Wilde Imagination will be present at the show. The theme is “Eternal Paris“. If you register before september 30th the price for the admition is 105 euros. More info
This is most likely to be a fashion doll, or a pandora. Pandoras were used from the 14th century to convey the latest fashion among the courts of Europe. By the 18th century this practice had become more common, and these three-dimensional fashion plates were sent all over Europe and America to a much wider clientele by dress makers to promote their wares. By the end of the 18th century the pandoras had given way in importance to fashion magazines. The figures were not designed as toys, but, after they had served their original purpose they may been given to children to play with.
Many fashion doll lines have been inspired by Barbie, or launched as alternatives to Barbie. was created by the in 1962. Advertised as "The Doll You Love to Dress", Tammy was portrayed as a young teenager, more "" than the cosmopolitan image of Barbie. was created by the company in 1963 as a rival to with a wholesome look.