This beauty is a Dressel Kister and the mark on the front is their mark. Dressel Kister dolls always have the very narrow bases. I have looked her up in one of my books and she could be valued at $200.00 with no damage. …"
I did check out the link and saw some of the newer dolls. There is a distinct difference between the old and the new. I would say the older pin cushion dolls have a delicacy that can't be matched in the newer ones. The…"
"Linda, What a wonderful story. That certainly must have been how my Mother felt when she started collecting pin cushion dolls. At one time she had three full china cabinets of half dolls which worked out great for me and my two…"
My sales have steadily increased over the years. I had a pre holiday sale starting in October and ending in Nov. I had such incredible sales in my pie birds that I was amazed. I extended my sales to mid Dec. and did…"
I have been selling some of my Mother's vast collection of pin cushionhalf dolls on Ruby Lane since Sept. 2008. She was a remarkablecollector with a real gift for finding these beautiful dolls. I wouldlove to hear from others about their collections.See More
I have had a shop on Ruby Lane for the past three years. The majority of my items once belonged to my Mother who was a long time collector. She collected such beautiful items but by far her pin cushion half dolls were her favorites because of their beauty and elegance.
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