Black Doll collecting — American Girl
|Gabriela McBride, American Girl's 2017 Girl of the Year doll|
My Gabriela McBride, American Girl’s first African American Girl of the Year (GOTY) doll, arrived in February. She remained in her shipping box until March 10, 2017. This is a first-look review of Gabriela with the doll still attached to box lining.
Like all other 18-inch American Girl dolls, Gabriela is 18 inches tall with vinyl head,...
Everyone who had been waiting to order American Girl's newest BeForever modern African American doll, Melody Ellison, has probably done so by now. For those of you who are unaware that ordering officially commenced on 08/25/2016 with three special package offerings for Melody and her accessories, this blog post is written to serve you. If you plan to purchase a substantial amount of Melody Ellison...
|American Girls' new doll line, WellieWishers: Two Caucasian, a Latina, Asian, and African American are included in the five-doll line.|
|Melody Ellison is part of American Girls' BeForever Collection|
American Girl collectors eagerly anticipate the release (sometime this summer) of the company's newest doll character, Melody Ellison, first written about on this blog here. Melody represents a 9-year-old Civil Rights era child and resident of Detroit, Michigan, the original home of Motown records. In addition to civil rights issues, a...
of Melody Ellison
Scheduled for release this summer, Melody Ellison, a post Civil Rights-era American Girl doll in the BeForever Historical line, made her debut on the CBS This Morning show (this morning). The reporter, Jerika Duncan, asked some very valid questions of American Girl Vice President of Marketing, Julia Prohaska:
In the 30 years you have designed over 20...