Replacing Neck Strings Tutorial

   What are neck strings and why do we want them? From 1986 to 2016 American Girl dolls had neck strings to keep the head attached to the body. The single cord goes in one side and out the other in a sewn loop on the cloth body and can be cinched tight around the … Continue reading Replacing Neck Strings Tutorial

Kirsten’s Starter Collection

   Kirsten Larson was released in 1986 with her darling prairie collection by Pleasant Company. Each of the historical characters had a six-book story and a doll-sized collection with accurate replicas. Kirsten's Swedish heritage shines throughout her pieces but especially in her Christmas story. Pleasant Company sold the accessory items as individual pieces or sets … Continue reading Kirsten’s Starter Collection