Immerse yourself in the world of dolls, doll play, and doll making with this Rosemarie paper doll kit. Inside this kit you will find an assembled paper doll and 2 sheets of outfits that are fully perforated and easy to punch out. All pieces and the paper doll can be stored in the enclosed envelope. Mini metal brads are used to assemble the doll and allow for playful movement. As you add new dolls to your collection, you can mix and match from each wardrobe, creating infinite new looks.
Paper Doll Kit includes:
- 1 assembled paper doll
- 2 perforated sheets of outfits and accessories
- 15 mini brads for assembly
- 1 storage envelope
- Approximate size of assembled doll 12"H
- Ages 8 and up
- Made in the USA and assembled by hand in NYC
Black Dolls (February 25 -- June 5, 2022) explores handmade cloth dolls made primarily by African American women between 1850 and 1940 through the lens of race, gender, and history. Examining the formation of racial stereotypes and confronting the persistence of racism in American history. It features more than 100 cloth dolls, alongside dozens of historical photographs of white and Black children posed with their playthings and caregivers. A coda explores 20th-century commercial dolls marketed to a broader audience of Black families seeking to instill pride in their children. Through these humble yet potent objects, Black Dolls reveals difficult truths about American history and invites visitors to engage in the urgent national conversation around the legacy of slavery and race.