While the celebrity world surrenders to the charms of Barbie and gets – many of them – their very own replicas (Chiara Ferragni, Gigi Hadid or Ashley Graham already have their personalized version of the Mattel doll) Emma Roberts bets on the other most famous doll of the last decades. Maybe you did not know her as a huge doll lover, and you were surprised a little when you see the photo of the actress posing with her new Blythes on Instagram:
Round and giant eyes measure somewhat disproportionate, and royalty-free to characterize them to the taste of customers and customizers. Blythe does not have a Ken (duh?!) to whom she feels tied forever or a profession that fits her or a stereotyped look. Therefore, their image and the life they give to these dolls have thousands of different options (actually limitless); they even offer the possibility of changing the color of eyes, eyelids, makeup, body, clothes and accessories – simply from head to toe.
In recent years, these dolls have become a real phenomenon on the Internet with communities and companies created by and for them – to make them all reality for a collector’s item. Even though most people think the last person to join the craze of the Blythe dolls was Emma Roberts, she actually is already a huge doll lover, and she started collecting Blythe in 2015. Check her early-2015 Twitter status below:
Who knows a place to get Blythe Dolls on the internet? Having an oddly difficult time finding….
— Emma Roberts (@RobertsEmma) January 30, 2015
Johnny Depp also stated that he plays with Barbies and Blythes to test his movie characters.
Now, that Barbie trembles, there is a new doll with the anticipation of becoming the new queen of Instagram.
Blythe’s unique look was envisioned by the toy designer and Arts Institute of Chicago alumna, Allison Katzman’s early 1970s creations while working as a toy designer for Marvin Glass and Associates. Allison passed away recently at the age of 95 at her home in Seattle. Her dolls were ahead of their time, being not so...
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Meet Jenna Anderson, the charming Customer Service Enchantress and Blythe doll aficionado at This Is Blythe. With her passion for all things Blythe and exceptional communication skills, Jenna guides customers to their perfect dolls while crafting enchanting blog posts that captivate the Blythe community. Known fondly as the "Blythe Whisperer," her dedication, expertise, and love for Blythe dolls make her an invaluable team member. Outside of work, Jenna's creativity extends to miniature doll accessories, photography, and arts and crafts, inspiring those around her. Read more about Jenna's captivating journey in the world of Blythe dolls here.