A Girl for All Time Amelia Doll and Book Giveaway – ENDED

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UPDATED WITH A WINNER! Congratulations Jessica – please check your inbox. In celebration of our Victorian inspired week at Camp Doll Diaries, we have teamed up with A Girl for All Time again to give away one of their award winning dolls – Amelia, Your Victorian Girl. (Yes, the photos below are from the giveaway [...]

Camp Doll Diaries – Victorian Fashion Show

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When I think about fashion from Victorian times I envision lace, layers, embellishments, cameos, ribbons and details! It is very easy to give your doll fashion a bit of Victorian inspiration. A Girl for All Time Amelia, whose story is set in Victorian London, is comparing notes with American Girl Samantha who is wearing her [...]

A Girl for All Time Lydia Available for Pre-Order

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Remember me oohing and ahhing over the next doll in the A Girl for All Time series when we got to see her up close at Toy Fair? Well, she is almost here!  Lydia is available for pre-order until July 22 at the rate of $109 through the A Girl for All Time US shop. [...]

Congratulations A Girl for All Time

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We just want to take a moment to congratulate our friends at A Girl for All Time on their recent 2014 DOLLS Awards of Excellence Industry’s Choice selection!! They are in great company and a few of our other doll friends won awards as well like Tonner and Zeenie dolls, too! Here is the complete list: [...]

Matilda’s Garden Photos

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Thanks to Mary – the winner of the A Girl for All Time Matilda doll – for taking the time to send in these gorgeous photos of Matilda. *** Hello Char! I took Matilda outside with me as soon as I de-boxed her, and had just enough time to get in a few photos before [...]

Giveaway: A Girl for All Time Matilda, Her Novel and Keepsake Book – ENDED

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UPDATED WITH A WINNER! Congratulations Mary! Please check your inbox. In celebration of A Girl for All Time’s Matilda winning yet another award, we are doing a giveaway for Matilda the doll, her book (Matilda’s Secret) and her Keepsake Activity Book. The National Parenting Center is the latest organization to recognize that the A Girl [...]

Toy Fair Report 2014 – A Girl for All Time

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A few days before we left for Toy Fair, I was able to share photos of the new A Girl for All Time doll, Lydia Peyton – your Georgian Girl. I was absolutely captivated by her photos and her fashions and could not wait to see the prototype doll in person at Toy Fair. A Girl [...]

Meet the Next A Girl for All Time – Lydia

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I have a special treat for you today!! A Girl for All Time sent out a press release this morning about the next girl in their popular series of 16″ dolls inspired by the pivotal periods in British history. Are you ready? Meet Lydia Peyton – your Georgian Girl. (The Georgian period is generally considered [...]

Who Wore It Best – A Girl For All Time Custom Dress

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A few days ago I received a surprise package from Diana. It contained some very special outfits for my girls’ dolls (which I will share with you soon) but it also contained a special springtime dress just for my A Girl for All Time dolls. I was so touched by this gift that I had [...]

A Girl for All Time Clementine Giveaway – ENDED

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UPDATED WITH A WINNER! Congratulations N from Paper Doll World – please check your inbox! That’s right! Clementine! I know you have been waiting very patiently for me to announce this giveaway so today is your lucky day. One of my favorite dolls that was released this year definitely has to be Clementine from A [...]

A Girl for All Time Black Friday Deal

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It is that time of year!! In addition to our crafts, reviews, giveaways and other doll goodness, I am going to share the best doll deals I can find over the next few weeks! This deal for A Girl for All Time is good in both their UK and US stores! UK: A Girl for [...]

Clementine’s Apple Picking Afternoon

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Clementine Harper is the newest girl in the A Girl for All Time’s series based on a fictional family’s descendants during various points in British History.  Clementine and her brothers have been sent to stay in a large, crumbling house in the countryside to keep them away from the bombing in London during “The Blitz” ( phrase [...]

Clementine – Speechless

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I was absolutely captivated by the new A Girl For All Time doll Clementine when I first held the prototype doll in my hands in February at Toy Fair. When she arrived this week, I was deemed speechless. I just LOVE this doll. She is so unique – right down to her purposely crooked haircut [...]

News and Scoop from A Girl for All Time

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As we eagerly await the arrival of Clementine, the newest doll in the A Girl for All Time collection, I thought it would be fun to share a little news about the awards these lovely ladies are garnering and who is scheduled to join the line next. From the A Girl for All Time press [...]

Throwback Thursday – Retired American Girl School Accessories

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Back by popular demand, it is Throwback Thursday!! In celebration of the new school year we are taking a look back at retired American Girl school accessories including those from the Historical, GOTY and MyAG lines. Our first American Girl – retired AG #3, Nicole is at her locker (made last week by Natalie) and [...]

A Girl for all Time Clementine Available for Pre-Order

A Girl for All Time Clementine Pre Order

Clementine, the new 1940s girl from UK doll company, A Girl for all Time, is now available for pre-order in both the UK and USA online stores.  To pre-order Clementine from the USA shop for $134.99, visit the A Girl for all Time site. I just love this side by side display of all three [...]

Exclusive Clementine Photo From A Girl For All Time

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All our positive comments and curiosity got the best of Frances (the owner and chief designer of the A Girl for All Time dolls) and she just sent me this EXCLUSIVE photo of Clementine to share with you this morning. Clementine as she might look while waiting for the train to take her to the countryside [...]

Sneak Peek – A Girl For All Time Clementine

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Early this fall A Girl for All Time will be releasing the third doll from their line of 16″ dolls based on stories and events in British history. The characters all have one thing in common – they are descendants of the Marchmont family and their family trunk and necklace get passed on from generation [...]

Doll of the Day – A Girl for All Time Matilda

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In celebration of two really, really big announcements from our friends at British doll company A Girl for All Time, we are spotlighting the first doll in their series, Matilda, Your Tudor Girl. Matilda is a sweet and thoughtful girl who thinks her life in Tudor times, is well, boring. She feels that way until [...]

A Girl for All Time School Girl Dress Pattern

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“What are you up to Amelia?” “Well, I just found this gorgeous pattern to make a new new school dress for me – what do you think of it?” Liberty Jane Patterns has this AMAZING schoolgirl dress pattern for the 16″ A Girl for All Time dolls Amelia and Matilda that was designed by Melody [...]