From the Vault – Fun Christmas Crafts for Dolls

Who is ready for the holidays? If you are looking for some quick and easy holiday inspired crafts to do with the dolls or even to make as gifts for your friend, here are a few (there are so many!!) of my favorite Christmas crafts we have done over the years. Christmas...

Terrific Thanksgiving Crafts for Dolls

For those of you who may be new to Doll Diaries, I first started the site in 2006 and we have shared hundreds of craft ideas for American Girl dolls and their 18″ friends since then. With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I thought it would be fun to revisit...

Meeting Melody and You Are Never Too Old

Well, it has been one busy, crazy and fast summer!! Natalie started high school last week and Megan heads off to college later this week – and just like that, my little girls who used to spend hours playing dolls are all grown up! We needed to do some...

Important Announcement and Camp Doll Diaries Update

Hello dear Doll Diaries friends, I would like to thank every single one of you who have sent in photos, left comments (all 200,000+ of them), shared our posts, stopped by for how-to’s and crafts, and have become a part of this amazing community. You mean so much...

Sunday Showcase for May 30

I hope everyone is enjoying their weekend and thanks to those who sent in photos today. From The Girl Upstairs – I created a Rey costume for my dolls from a tutorial from American Girl Ideas! Which doll makes a better Rey – Grace or Saige? From Madelon...

Throwback Thursday Happy Birthday Samantha and Cecile!

Karen here and today we are celebrating Samantha and Cecile’s birthday. Maelon sent in this photo of her dolls celebrating Cecile’s birthday. I love her dress don’t you? Madelon also sent in this photo of her original Samantha with her chair. I love...

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You can make lots of adorable accessories, furniture, food, and other things to make your doll’s home complete!

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