A Basic Guide to Fashion Doll Restoration

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AuthorHouse, 2005 - Antiques & Collectibles - 103 pages
If you are like me, you enjoy prowling the local antique shops or rummaging through the local flea markets looking for a great doll at a bargain price. Once in a while, these bargain dolls are in mint condition, however, more often than not, they are in dire need of restoration and often overlooked by the collector. Now, with this book, you too can purchase these dolls, restore them to their original beauty, and proudly display them with your collection. This book is designed for those collectors who wish to restore their dolls and are tired of sorting through magazine after magazine to find that elusive article that will tell you how to repair your doll. You will be taken step-by-step through each restoration process presented and provided with a list of items you will need for a specific repair. With this book, you will learn how to: Safely remove your doll's head Clean and remove stains from your doll Solve the problem of problem hair Re-flock the boy dolls Make basic repair . . . . and much, much more. I wish you the best of luck with your restorations. Remember to have fun. Performing your own basic restorations will open up a world of opportunities for you, in your doll collecting hobby, and your collection will soon begin to grow by leaps and bounds.

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