Archive for January, 2013

Tips For Taking The Best Pictures of Your Reborn Dolls

There are a number of reasons why it’s a good idea to take pictures of your reborn dolls. For instance, collectors who want to start a catalog or journal diary of their reborn dolls can place photos next to information about the corresponding doll. This will allow you to see all of your reborn dolls […]

How To Create a Reborn Doll Birth Certificate

Many collectors and artists create birth certificates (fake of course) to go along with their reborn doll. Although they aren’t necessary to enjoy everything a reborn doll provides, it does add another element of realism to your doll. Besides, birth certificates are a fun novelty item that you can share with your friends and family […]

Reborn Dolls on Channel 10 News

This is yet another video clip I stumbled across that shows an Australian news program, Channel Ten News, covering reborn dolls. They interview reborner Maggie Palmer as she reveals what goes into making one of these reborn dolls. While she doesn’t exactly reveal her step-by-step process, we get a sneak peak into Maggie’s work area […]

Reborn Dolls on Anderson Cooper

If you thought watching Dr. Phil talking about reborn dolls was bad, it looks like Anderson Cooper gave it a shot on his talk show. He starts off by talking about the basics of reborn dolls including what they are, how much they’re worth, how they’re made, etc. If you’ve never heard of reborns before, […]

Australian News Segment Covering Reborn Dolls

Originally, it’s believed that reborn dolls started in the U.S. during the early 90s before spreading to the UK and other parts of the world. Today, Tonight is an Australian news show that recently did a piece on the newfound popularity of reborning in the land down down under. The segment is broken up into […]

Reborn Dolls on The Today Show

The YouTube video posted below shows reborn doll artist Becky Lombard along side one of her collectors taking the stage on the Today Show. The segment originally aired during the first quarter of 2012, but we have it posted here in case you missed it. Unlike some of the other news segments, the Today Show […]

Reborn Dolls on Dr. Phil

Back on December 10, 2008, the all-too-famous Dr. Phil did a show titled “Obsessions,” which was focused on the hobby of collecting reborn dolls. If you didn’t get a chance to see it or forget what was covered (heck it was 5 years ago), you can view parts of the show directly below. It’s 2 […]

3 Easy Ways To Create a More Realistic Reborn Doll

Whether you’re a professional artist or just a collector, one of your primary objectives with the hobby should be to make your reborn look as realistic as possible. After all, that’s what separates reborns from traditional toy dolls. When dolls are made to look like actual babies, they are no longer considered children’s’ toy dolls, […]

Taking a Closer Look At The Pros and Cons of Reborn Doll Kits

Newcomers to the hobby of creating reborn dolls may be surprised at just how difficult and time-consuming the process it. From start to finish, it takes a skilled and experienced reborn artist over 40 hours to make one, myself included. Given the fact that beginners don’t have this kind of experience, you can expect it […]

The Importance of Branding Yourself as a Reborn Doll Artist

Branding yourself is arguably one of the most important steps to achieving success as a reborn doll artists. Unless you’re able to make a reputable name for yourself, you can’t expect people to actively search for your reborns. While they may still stumble across a doll of your here or there on auction sites or […]