It’s official! Julie and Ivy are now part of the American Girl historical doll collection. Julie, Ivy and the first pieces of their collections are now available on the American Girl web site. Julie has her own page on the Historical Characters page.

American Girl Julie

Her new games include a fun basketball game and a New Year’s Eve game. There are Julie desktop wallpapers, a book excerpt, e-cards and a page about Julie’s family and friends.

Julie isn’t the only thing new at American Girl this week. They rolled out the holiday items for the season including:


Bitty’s Stroller – $34
Her stroller has embroidered heart fabric, a sunshade and a deep storage basket.

Bitty Bouncer Seat – $30
Bitty Baby will lover her brand new bouncer seat.  Plays 3 different nursery songs, as well as vibrates to soothe your baby to sleep.

Bitty’s Snack Set – $14
It’s snack time, includes lunch bag, bib, bowl of treats, bottle & topper and 2 food jars.

Snowflake Suit Set – $24
Her zip-front snowsuit has a snowflake print on the outside and quilted lining inside.  Has attached booties and mittens.

Evergreen Holiday Set for the baby – $26
Matching Evergreen dress for girl sizes 3-7 $38
Evergreen hat for girl – $14
Long sleeve evergreen stretch velvet dress with cream satin skirt, has cream fur trim at sleeves and tartan sash at waist.

Bitty Basics Booties – $14
3 pairs of knit booties, green, pink and periwinkle.

Bitty Basics Sleep Sack – $14
Printed green gingham sack sleeper.

Bitty Basics Wrap Sleeper – $14
Bright pink front wrap sleeper, Velcro closure.

Bitty Basics Bib Set – $14
2 bibs, one printed and one embroidered as well as a burp cloth.
Bitty Basics Print Sleeper – $14
One piece floral print sleeper

Bitty Basics Blanket
One side is floral print and reverses to berry solid color.


Midnight Holly Outfit – $28
Matching Dress for Girl – $82 – only the dress is available for the girl (no tights or shoes)
Dress your doll for an elegant evening.  This festive bubble dress pairs a black velour bodice with a brocade bubble skirt.  Includes black shoes with gold trim and a detachable collar that matches the faux fur trim at the wrists.

Holiday Accessories – $24
For doll: Gold tiara with stones, gold satin framed purse, pretend candy box, card of earring stickers.

Holiday Accessories for girl:
Gold Jeweled Tiara for Girl – $14
Party Purse for Doll – $20

Santa’s Helper Outfit – $28
Dress your doll for the part in the festive red velour dress that features a full skirt with embroidery.  Includes a matching Santa hat, black boots and a cozy plaid scarf.

Baby Grand Piano Set – $80
Classic black baby grand piano will play 3, 30 second sound bites of 3 classical pieces.  Piano will also play when you hit the keys (3 octaves).  Classic spade legs, top lifts and music holder.  Classic black piano bench and 2 piano lesson books.

Velveteen Coat Set – $24 for doll
Velveteen Coat – $89 for Girl sizes 6-16
Your American girl can’t wait to greet winter in her black velveteen coat.  Dressy double breasted design features cream colored buttons and ribbon detail at the wrists and waist.  Doll’s version comes with cream faux suede boots and faux fur pom-pom ponytail holders.

Sleepover PJ Set – $24 for doll
Sleepover PJ $46 for Girl Sizes XS – XL
Sleepover Slippers for Girls – $20  sizes S-XL
Sleepover Pj’s for Girl and Doll – $62 (save $8)
Her Indigo long sleeved PJ top has a mandarin collar and the same contrast piping as the elastic waist PJ pants.  Dolls version comes with Solid blue satin mule slippers and 2 ponytail holders.

Track Suit – $26 for doll
Track Jacket for Girl – $38 XS-XL
Track Pants for Girl – $32 XS – XL
Track Tank for Girls – $20 XS – XL
Contrast zipper jacket, heathered jersey tank and pull on pants feature contrasting sport mesh and satin piping details.  Doll’s version includes pink canvas lace up sneakers and 2 pink ponytail holders.

Logo Sweatshirt for doll – $10
Logo Sweatshirt for Girl – $38 XS – XL
Fleece sweatshirt with embroidery on front (American Girl) and hood (inner star) Contrast piping all over.


Let me introduce you to our newest character dolls, Julie age 9 and her best friend Ivy.  The time period is 1974.  The girls are from San Francisco.  Julie has brown eyes and long, straight blond hair to her waist with a single braid.  Ivy, her best friend, is Chinese, has brown eyes, black shoulder length hair with bangs and removable gold earrings.

Julie doll and her paperback book – $87
Julie doll and her hardcover book – $92
Julie doll and her 6 paperback books – $110
Julie doll and her 6 hardcover books – $150
Julie meet accessories – $20
Julie starter collection, Julie doll, paperback book and accessories – $102 save $5

Ivy doll and her paperback book – $87
Ivy doll and her hardcover book – $92
Ivy meet accessories – $20
Ivy starter collection, Julie doll, paperback book and accessories – $102 save $5

Julie & Ivy best friend collection includes both dolls with their paperback books and both dolls meet accessories -$199  save $15

Julie’s pet bunny – $20
Julie’s lunch school box – $20
Julie’s hoops outfit – $28
Julie’s school locker – $175
Julie’s Christmas outfit – $24
Julie’s Christmas gift – $18 Barbie styling head
Julie’s pajamas – $22
Julie’s bed and bedding – $118
Julie’s room accessories – $38
Julie’s sound accessories – $28
Julie’s bedroom collection – $185 save $21
Includes; bed & bedding, room accessories, sound accessories and her pajamas
Julie’s casual outfit $24
Julie’s dog walking set – $36
Julie’s cap and scarf – $14
Ivy’s New Year outfit – $24
Julie mini doll – $20
9 mini doll set, includes: Samantha, Kirsten, Molly, Felicity, Addy, Josefina, Kit, Kaya and Julie (no best friend dolls) $165 save $15

Julie’s Pajamas for girls XS, S, M, L – $39
Julie’s slippers for girls XS, S, M, L & XL – $20
Julie doll and girl pajama collection – $54 save $7