The April 2019 issue of DOLLS features48 four-color pages. This issue includes our annual look at dollmakers’ new designs for the year, a new Meadow Dolls BJD available exclusively from DOLLS, a history of black paper dolls, and more.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
8 Mae Day!: Meadow Dolls partner with DOLLS on an exclusive 16-inch BJD
12 What’s New in 2019: These creations will be the talk of the town this year!
By Stephanie Finnegan
26 Open House: Artist’s own creations are at home with prized antique dolls
By Linda Ellen Brown-Trinckes
31 Elusive Prizes: African-American paper dolls in popular culture
By Karen B. Kurtz, Photos by Mark A. Kurtz
6 Editor’s Letter
36 Antique Q&A
38 Curious Collector
40 Doll Scene
43 Event Calendar
43 Advertiser Index
44 Paper Doll