Tag Archives: Barbie

Smoke and Mirrors

Plus paper, tape, fabric and glue. A few people asked about my Barbie doll diorama sets. The first issue was where to set them up. We have a desk/workstation area in a rarely-used part of the house – mostly it’s … Continue reading

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Together Again

In international news, it’s official. Barbie and Ken are back together. But how did it happen? As it turns out, Barbie ran into Ken while she was on her cruise to Mexico last month. She blew out her flip-flop, and … Continue reading

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The Valentine's Dance

The first in a series of unfortunate dates… At The Dance So, Otto… tell me more about this fusion reactor you’re working on. The Next Morning Barbie: How was your blind date? CrystalBarbie: It didn’t go very well. I don’t … Continue reading

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Valentine's Day

CrystalBarbie: That was my blind date for the Valentine’s dance. He’s going to be here in half an hour. Barbie: I’m still not sure this whole Internet dating thing is a good idea. CrystalBarbie: Lots of people do it now. … Continue reading

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The Museum

While enjoying an afternoon stroll at the museum, Barbie suddenly discovered that it might not have been such a good idea to take that life drawing modeling gig in college. But at least she looks sharp in her new outfit … Continue reading

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I couldn’t resist this cute little dress and embroidered cardigan set – I’ve been wanting to make it ever since I first saw the vintage pattern. But I didn’t have any appropriate brown yarn. Until Cookie sent me the baby … Continue reading

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Crystal: Look what I got, Barbie! Just what I always wanted. My own little bunny rabbit! I will name him George, and I will hug him, and pet him, and squeeze him. Barbie: Uh, are you channeling Lennie or the … Continue reading

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Home again, home again, jiggity jig

We’re back in the U.S.S.R. (Utah State Snow Reality). It was a nice little getaway, and great to be out in warm, sunny weather for a while. But it’s also nice to be home. The Barbies were bit naughty, but … Continue reading

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Uh oh.

Barbie: Well, that was fun! CrystalBarbie: Uh, yeah… but I think we’d better call Cheryl and have her post bail. Seems the Barbies may be having just a little bit too much fun.

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Beach Bunnies

CrystalBarbie: This is pretty nice, though it’s not as hot as I expected. The temperatures are way below normal. Barbie: I don’t know… that cabana boy looks plenty hot to me. CrystalBarbie: Oh, Barbie! Knitting Notes: Pattern: The bikini bottoms … Continue reading

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