Monday, August 24, 2009

Nautical Nymph




Ahoy! :D I’m all set for sailing with my first vintage outfit, the Barbie Resort Set # 963, produced from 1959 to 1962. I’m wearing a white hat, a red jacket, a navy and white stripe shirt, and white cuff shorts. The set also includes a white vinyl cork wedge shoes and gold charm bracelet, but since they are much rarer and harder to obtain, the price is much steeper. Tin got my outfit for a reasonable price sans the last two items.

For more info about Vintage Barbie and Friends dolls, outfits, and accessories, visit Fashion Doll Guide. If you’re interested in collecting vintage outfits for your dolls, there’s an updated (I think) ebay listing below every outfit in their site. :)

P.S The colors of my outfit reminds me of Blair Waldorf’s signature color palette in the first season of Gossip Girl. I heard season three will premiere on September 14. I’m looking forward to the clothes that Blair would be wearing. :)

6 comments:

Niel Camhalla said...

It's amazing how vintage fashion looks great even with modern dolls.

Holly said...

I agree. I think vintage fashion has a way of making any doll look classy. :)

D7ana said...

Holly, the Resort Set looks great on you. Lovely, bright and clear colors. Hope you have a great trip where-ever you go ;-D

Holly said...

Thanks! Hope to score more vintage finds at good prices. :)

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