Quick n dirty tutorial on how to turn a junk Monster High body into parts for Create a Monster

So see the create a monsters up there? one is wearing a draculaura leg and another has lagoona arms (and bits from a clone spider body) You’ll want a hacksaw or dremel with saw bit (wear protection glasses!!!), a grinder or a wire cutter + craft knife for cutting down plastic and a pair of… Continue reading Quick n dirty tutorial on how to turn a junk Monster High body into parts for Create a Monster

Photo review: clone disney fairies articulated body

Unknown torso made of solid plastic, vinyl limbs cast from disney fairies made from leftover pellets which means swirling and colours within the plastic, white hard plastic joints. Some flash to slice out at the joints and leftover spruce nubs on the top side of the limbs, occasional line to sand or back-knife off. Fantastic… Continue reading Photo review: clone disney fairies articulated body

Rerooting tips (a walkthrough of my latest reroot)

This was my latest comission, I was sent the anime picture and was told it was going to be a Star Darlings Sage so I measured everything on my own Sage (from @dollsahoy thankyou! – they didn’t get a release in france outside of disney stores as far as i can tell) then was asked… Continue reading Rerooting tips (a walkthrough of my latest reroot)

Review: 14 joint 25cm body

Review: $2 14 joint 25cm body. It’s an odd one with some really good features (very poseable) but also very noodly aesthetic and unusual “inbetween” size for fashion dolls.   Size comparison: Fits classic Barbie shoes   The neck needs modding so that most fashion doll heads aren’t angled upwards: Skin tone comparison: barbie ultra… Continue reading Review: 14 joint 25cm body

Making “Midnight Magic” bodies compatible with Monster High

I bought these Midnight Magic dolls from Aliexpress in september and almost gave up on them but kept trying because well, glitter transparent bodies are awesome. I had been carving the big spherical neck knobs by hand with a craft knife until they snapped, then I tried putting in classic anchor style doll neck knobs… Continue reading Making “Midnight Magic” bodies compatible with Monster High

peg leg!

Here’s a fakie body who’s leg peg snapped (I forgot to check and cut open the plastic hinges before trying to pose her) I used a mini rotary tool with a tiny drill bit (but you could also use a pin vise) and stuck in a pin – a tooth yanked out of a comb… Continue reading peg leg!

$2 fakie body review

Another dollarstore ebay review: The $2 body aka “doll toy no head” or the pale fakie body without the torso joint. Ok where to start? Well mine arrived broken and with two right lower legs so that took a classic “drill a hole with a nail drill, put in a piece of paper clip +… Continue reading $2 fakie body review

Barbie Bellybutton body vs “Hobbit” body

Some quick Hobbit vs Bellybutton Barbie body comparison photos while I have these two ladies on hand with their cool contrasting legs. Arm and leg size is pretty much the same, waist is surprisingly the same too but bust and hips/butt are too different to share clothes.