This Thursday Theme is Spring Wear. Madelon starts us off with a Sophia Spring Dress! I love the colors!


Mrs.Fleagle wrote:”In your Easter bonnet, with all the frills upon it, you’ll be the grandest lady in the Easter parade.”. —Irving Berlin. I was born in 1953 and so was thrilled to win Maryellen Larkin in the DD giveaway this past summer. Here she is walking in the Easter 🐰 Parade with her friends Joyce and Susan Horsman. (circa 1950-1960)”

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Our American Girl Dollhouse sent us this fun photo, “Grace loves spring; especially in her outfit from American Girl!”

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LoneStarDolls: Here is Kristen wearing Kit’s Garden Party Dress (retired)
and Marie Grace’s slippers (retired)! For more about Kristen and my other
dolls visit https://thedollsoftexas.wordpress.com


PicMonkey Collage

Madelon sent us some wonderful photos of her dolls in Spring Wear outfits from both commercially made and handmade items.

Thank you all for sending in your wonderful photos!

  • April 28– Happy Birthday Julie (May 1st is her birthday so let’s celebrate now with fun photos!) –Photos due 4/20
  • May 5- Furniture (send in photos of your dolls furniture collection) -Photos Due 4/27
  • May 12- Doll Shoes (send in photos of your dolls shoes, or shoe collection) –Photos Due 5/4
  • May 19- Happy Birthday Kit (send in photo of Kit as May 19th is her birthday!)-Photos Due 5/11
  • May 26- Happy Birthday Samantha and Cecile (Samantha is May 26, Cecile is May 28)-Photos Due 4/18
  • June 2- Happy Birthday Kirsten (June 8th is Kirsten’s birthday) –Photos Due 5/31
  • June 9- Swim Wear (Any doll in swim wear you choose!)-Photos Due 6/1
  • June 16- Horses (Any doll horse you wish to show us, real one okay too!) –Photos Due 6/8
  • June 23 – Happy Birthday Kaya (Her birthday is Summer)- Photos Due 6-15 
  • June 30- National Pride! Canada Day is July 1, Indepenance Day is July 4th)- Photos Due 6/22


  • Email your photo(s) to photos@dolldiaries.com (it must be your own photo – do not take photos from someone else’s site and submit them as your own)
  • Be sure to  put THROWBACK THURSDAY and the theme in your subject line (for example THROWBACK THURSDAY ADDY)
  • Please RE-SIZE your photos to no more than 600 pixels wide. Feel free to watermark yourimageswhile you are in Picmonkey (example: Photo by SusieQ for DollDiaries.com)
  • Include a description of the doll, outfit, accessory in the photo and when it was available/retired (if you know it)
  • By submitting your photos and content to Doll Diaries you are granting us permission to use them on our website and any of our associated social media accounts.
  • We will do our best to include at least one photo from each person who submits Throwback photos each week