Wednesday, December 9, 2015

*FEATURE* 12 Days of Dresses - Josefina's Christmas Dress and Mantilla


When Tiá Dolores gives Josefina elegant striped fabric, she chooses a stylish dress pattern and sews every stitch herself! Celebrate her town's most blessed night of the year, la Noche Buena (Christmas Eve) with this special outfit that features:
  • An empire-waist dress with stripes and a delicate pattern
  • Ruffled white pantalettes, white stockings, and black slippers
  • A fine lace mantilla, a veil held in place by a fancy comb

$32 Debuted 1997.

 Girls Dress Like Your Doll Sizes $80 was called the Very Best Dress. Retired 2000.

 *Special thanks to Ticia for collaborating on this project!

4 comments:

  1. The historical Christmas/holiday dresses are my favorites for all the historical dolls. The outfits give the doll owners a visual representation of how that time period celebrated a holiday.

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  2. She looks so festive! Madelon

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  3. Oh I agree too. I love the holiday dresses best of all. I miss the historical accessories that went with each dress. Hope they bring those back soon. The Nina doll and Ida Bean came back, but I miss Kit's doll and hope that they give Mary Ellen some I Love Lucy paper dolls at least to be an item in her collection. If it's good for the story, than they should at least make it apart of her collection.

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  4. I am not crazy about the outfit dress like your doll for girls, but I do like this outfit on Josephina!

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