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DearMine BJD – Anatomy of a Full-Set

DearMine bjd DearLover Angela Spring 2014

Earlier this year, I wrote a review about DearMine BJD company, where, among other things, I mentioned my appreciation of their full-set offerings. Since then, I’ve been asked for more details about DearMine bjd full-sets: What exactly is included? Do all the components fit well? Are they a good value? These are valid questions because,..


MiniFee & Darak Doll Hybrid

Fairyland BJD MiniFee Miyu on Darak Doll body hybrid

Earlier this year, Ashbet on Flickr asked about a Fairyland MiniFee head on Darak Doll body hybrid. Initially, I was skeptical – I didn’t think this hybrid would work. I’m happy to say, however, that it turned out much better than I expected! In fact, I’d say that it’s a great idea, especially if you..


Fairyland BJD & Darak Doll Comparison

Fairyland BJD MiniFee Miyu and Darak Doll Remy

In the vast world of ball jointed doll options, similarly sized dolls often have very different proportions. Take, for example, Darak Doll Remy and Fairyland’s ChicLine and MiniFee dolls. All three are MSD-sized, but sharing clothes can be problematic given their unique shapes! To illustrate the differences and similarities among the three girls, we have:..


Soom Rosette-Fairyland Chicline Hybrids

BJD Soom Rosette-Fairyland Chicline Fir hybrid

Despite being in the hobby for over 10 years, hybrids very rarely tempted me. I was mostly satisfied with my dolls’ construction and proportions as the sculptor had envisioned them. However, that all changed when I learned more about Fairyland Chiclines! I absolutely adored the body – size, articulation, aesthetics, and curvy body lines all..