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Dolls & Pretend Play

North American Bear Company Rosy Cheeks Baby Tan

soft, cute, and in my experience machine washable... a winner

Taqah

Pros: soft, easy to clean, light weight, relatively neutral face, semi anatomically correct

Cons: trouble finding nice clothes that fit her

I bought this doll for my daughter as my mother insisted that she needed a baby doll-- I had bought her a Haba doll but that one is little girl not a baby.    She is soft and cute.  My daughter plays with her all the time, she is cuddly unlike the Haba doll so sometimes she sleeps with her.  The doll is super soft but fuzzy which is a bit weird if you think about ...
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Overrated.
Overrated.

Bamboletta Doll

Pros: Beautifully made, all natural materials.

Cons: Stiff and difficult to play with.

Fairy Queen Doll -- Mothering Toy Guide 2013
Fairy Queen Doll -- Mothering Toy Guide 2013
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Bamboletta Doll

Bamboletta Doll

“I bought this doll on the advice of a serious doll collecting friend.  At the time, she thought this was the best doll out there.  Unfortunately my daughter likes stuffed animals much better.  My opinion of the doll is that it is for looking at.  Its is stuffed hard as a rock and has so much yarn hair that it's difficult to change her clothes without getting everything stuck...” --sleeping mama

50% Positive Reviews
North American Bear Company Rosy Cheeks Baby Tan

North American Bear Company Rosy Cheeks Baby Tan

“I bought this doll for my daughter as my mother insisted that she needed a baby doll-- I had bought her a Haba doll but that one is little girl not a baby.    She is soft and cute.  My daughter plays with her all the time, she is cuddly unlike the Haba doll so sometimes she sleeps with her.  The doll is super soft but fuzzy which is a bit weird if you think about ...” --Taqah

100% Positive Reviews
YOXObot Orig

YOXObot Orig

“This is by far one of the coolest toys to hit the market in a long while. Everything you need to create a 17" tall robot, or a seemingly endless array of other inventions, are included in the box. Designed to get kids building in seconds, just pair the smartly designed YOXO links and cores with everyday household items and your kids will be recycling old cereal boxes and toilet...” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
Under the Nile Buddy The Dog Plush, Rugby Red

Under the Nile Buddy The Dog Plush, Rugby Red

“Made from soft organic, fairly sourced cotton and absolutely adorable, any child is sure to love this little furry friend. In his cute red and white jammies, Buddy also makes a great stocking stuffer! $26 from Under the Nile ” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
Under the Nile Organic Cotton Veggies in a Crate

Under the Nile Organic Cotton Veggies in a Crate

“Whether you gift these to a little one to chew on or a toddler for playing restaurant, these super soft veggies in a crate are sure to quench the appetite. Made by Under the Nile from super soft and fairly sourced Egyptian cotton, these adorable pals are sure to be loved for years. $32.00 from Under the Nile ” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
Our Generation Robyn Ready to Ride Fashionable And Fun 18 inches  Doll

Our Generation Robyn Ready to Ride Fashionable And Fun 18 inches Doll

“These dolls are a great alternative to the well-known American Girls. At about 1/5th of the price they are surprisingly well made and really last through years of tough play. The design of these dolls is also very charming and there is a huge variety to choose from. This is a case where you really do get more than you pay for. Plus these dolls feature low-impact...” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
Our Generation R.V. Seeing You Camper

Our Generation R.V. Seeing You Camper

“Have an Our Generation or other 18" doll lover in your family? This camper will blow their socks off. Sturdy construction, great colors, tons of accessories and the price is very affordable when compared to similar campers. Low-impact packaging. A donation to Free the Children--a global organization working with and for youth through education--is made after every...” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
Evi Dolls Fairy Queen

Evi Dolls Fairy Queen

“As close to a real fairy as you'll probably ever get! This doll is absolutely lovely, bringing to life all of the  magic of a fairy realm with 100% silk clothing and real magnolia leaf wings. All we can say is wow, what a delightful gift for any child. $30 at Bootyland Kids   ” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
Hazelnut Kids Tree Swing Wooden Tree House

Hazelnut Kids Tree Swing Wooden Tree House

“What a fantastic idea--a tree house for dolls! A rope ladder, wooden basket, tree swing and lots of stairs make this doll house totally unique and perfect for play with standard dollhouse dolls, fairies, gnomes and so much more. Nearly 2 feet tall and made from reclaimed walnut and ash woods, this magical escape is a truly eco-friendly gift. $150 from Hazelnut Kids  ” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
Nova Natural Boy Little Friend

Nova Natural Boy Little Friend

“Made from cotton and wool, this cute little boy doll is a snugly gift idea for any child. He has a cool but  lovable personality and an adorable outfit that your little one will have tons of fun taking on and off. Great  price! $39 at Nova Natural ” --Melanie Mayo

100% Positive Reviews
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