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Historic Figures


Paper dolls can depict fashions worn throughout history, from ancient times to modern eras. A veritable costume museum is contained within the pages of paper doll books. There is a wealth of educational historic costume information created by artists who meticulously replicate apparel from bygone times. Fashion is a reflection of the society that wears it and paper dolls reflect historical changing times.


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Fashion Icons Princess Diana and Jacqueline Kennedy

Fashion Icons Princess Diana and Jacqueline Kennedy

Two fashion icons made history in the 20th century and now Paper Studio Press honors them with a beautiful and important new paper doll book by artist and fashion authority David Wolfe. First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy and Diana, Princess of Wales were women of great importance who lived in the glare of public attention and obsession, generations apart but each exuding glamour and purpose. They dressed perfectly for...
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Four Famous Dandies Paper Dolls

Four Famous Dandies Paper Dolls

Dandy paper dolls featuring four fashionable fellows from history and today. The first famous dandy represented is Beau Brummell, the Englishman whose persnickety style was so splendid that it drove him from royal favor to bankruptcy. He favored simple elegance and meticulous tailoring. Oscar Wilde, the 19th Century literary genius dressed in a romantic fashion. Another dandy dresser, the Duke of Windsor, caused a...
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Kate Middleton Paper Dolls

Kate Middleton Paper Dolls

Presenting Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge in this beautifully illustrated paper doll book by Norma Lu Meehan. Museum quality artwork elevates this book to a new level of paper doll artistry. Not only is it a must for every paper doll collector, but also for anyone who treasures today’s royal history as it happens. The 8 page book features two Kate dolls as well as Prince William and baby Prince...
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Ladies of the Titanic Paper Dolls

Ladies of the Titanic Paper Dolls

Acclaimed paper doll artist Norma Lu Meehan has teamed up with fashion historian Randy Bryan Bigham to present a truly exceptional paper doll book honoring real women of the Titanic . Representing First Class are dolls and fashions for millionairess and suffrage advocate Margaret “Unsinkable Molly” Brown, film actress and commercial artist’s model Dorothy Gibson, fashion writer and importer Edith Russell, and...
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Little Saint Therese Paper Dolls

Little Saint Therese Paper Dolls

A loving tribute to Saint Thérèse, “The Little Flower of Lisieux” by Andrea Helen Smith. Costumes represent her holy communion dress and clothing typical for girls of the late 1880s. Enhance the 14 outfits with dozens of props and accessories such as dolls, toys, desserts, kaleidoscope, paint palette, Bible and rosaries. Includes the story of her young life.
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Michelle First Lady Paper Dolls

Michelle First Lady Paper Dolls

This commemorative edition by David Wolfe features two 10-inch dolls and more than twenty outfits actually worn by Michelle Obama including the highly publicized fashions worn during the 2009 Inauguration ceremonies. There is the Isabel Toledo lemongrass Swiss lace coat ensemble, the Narcisco Rodriguez outfit worn at the concert and of course, the ivory floral/crystal ball gown destined for the Smithsonian. The...
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Navy Girls and Marines Paper Dolls

Navy Girls and Marines Paper Dolls

Eight young women exemplify the girls next door who joined the military during World War II. Each doll is given an average name such as Lt. Janet Willis, WAVE; Anne Fisher, Marine; and Ensign Ruth Davis, SPAR. (Perhaps representing real women?) There are more than 45 outfits including authentic uniforms and charming but practical casual clothes for their busy wartime lives. A beautiful 1943 reproduction paper doll...
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Navy Scouts Paper Doll

Navy Scouts Paper Doll

A superb example of the patriotic paper dolls from the 1940s. The cover art features two couples--Jack and Mary, and Susan and Bob. The inside pages have great background designs to set off the military-influenced fashions as well as gowns, daytime clothes, and, of course, uniforms. Four dolls and eight clothing pages. Book size 9 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches with cardstock covers.
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