Thank yous o much for this information - it all sounds very exciting :-)Archived Message
Posted by Chataine/Val on 6/28/2012, 10:04 pm, in reply to "Design Chat News" 220.127.116.11
--Previous Message-- : Here are some notes from the Designer chat : tonight. : : Will be an AA fantasy doll this year : designed by the new AA designer (Stephen : Burrows) and Linda. It will feature a new : face mold. It will not be articulated : : Will be a fantasy doll by Linda in 2013 : which is globally inspired : : There will be more dolls with the Mackie : face mold : : They are still thinking about adding more : Kens to the Dolls of the World (DOW) line : : If you are friends with Robert Best on : Facebook, you really aren't. It is an : imposter. He has tried to contact Facebook : about the issue. : : There will be a Steffie face in the Barbie : Look series deputing in Jan as a replacement : for the Basics : : The mermaid face mold will be used in 2013 : : Elizabeth Taylor is the only celebrity left : for 2012 : : 2013 Silkstone line will continue the : Atelier theme from 2012 : : The new villain doll in the Alien series by : Bill has not been named yet : : The Kmart holiday doll should be available : around August : : The Barbie/Midge repro is still planned for : 2013 : : We won't see a sneak of the Halloween doll : (a ghost) until the fall. Hope to continue : the Haunted Beauty series : : There may be more cats in the silkstone line : : Fuchsia 'n Fur Francie comes out in August : : There will be some sneaks at convention : : More celeb silkstones in 2013 : : Possible redhead Francie coming out : : More pop culture dolls in 2013 : : Bend leg Midge repro coming out : : No more Museum dolls now - maybe in a few : years : : There will be a new series focused on : Barbie's heritage. The first doll will be : designed by Linda : : Linda will be designing a platinum edition : doll : : Bill hopes to do more Hunger Games dolls : : There may be a super hero doll : : They are trying for Ken pivotal dolls : : No Tokidoki dolls in 2012, maybe 2013 : : Barbie Look series will have separate : fashions for model muse dolls : : There will be more dolls in the University : series - wouldn't say if Ken will join the : collection : : No silkstone furniture planned : : Christie mold will be used : : Same amount of silkstones in 2013 as 2012 : : No more fashions in the Let's Play Barbie : series : : Ken is a possibility for the silkstone line : : There will be a silkstone Francie in 2013 : : There will be more hostess dolls : : Linda has sketches of more Egyptian dolls : she proposed - King Tut and Nefertiti which : she will bring to convention : :
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