London International Antique Doll, Teddy Bear and Toy Fair
Nov
18
1:30 PM13:30

London International Antique Doll, Teddy Bear and Toy Fair

"A Fair for Antique Dolls, Teddy Bears and Toys. 200 Years of Childhood. 1750-1950."

We look forward to seeing you at Kensington Town Hall on Sunday 18th November 2018 We have many of the top names in the Industry bringing their dolls, teddy bears and toys for you to browse and buy. Entry tickets are £5 which you may buy in advance to guarantee fast track entry, or buy on the door. Early bird and late entry tickets available.

The fair will run from 10am to 3.30pm.

We've listed details of Hotels nearby, Museums, Concert Halls, Theatres and the magnificent Christmas lights tours for you too. Details below.

To book any of these activities, select the "Book a Stand" tab etc.

We do hope you can come!

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Doll Artisan Guild International Convention 2018
Oct
18
to Oct 20

Doll Artisan Guild International Convention 2018

Doll Artisan Guild International Convention 2018

Theme: FOLLOW THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD

Embassy Suites

Colorado Springs, CO

October 18 - 20, 2018

We're going out WEST for 2018! Let's follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Rocky Mountains and have a great time! If you haven't attended a DAG International Convention in a while,  OR maybe you have never been --- NOW IS THE TIME! You'll enjoy the lectures, the friendly faces and share in the creative side of dolls. We have fun! We are making plans for the Yellow Brick Road costume party -- so much fun! It will be a great convention in a fabulous city with lots to do. NEWCOMERS WELCOME!

Please refer to the DAG Convention Invitation for complete information including tentative convention program. Some times have changed so be sure to check it out! (In DOLLS Beautiful 2017-4 winter issue or download from the DAG website. 

http://www.dollsbeautiful.com/convention-usa.html

 

If you have any questions, please contact the DAG by email at info@dollartisanguild.org

You may also call the US office (after 3pm central time USA, weekdays) 

at: 607-432-4977 but email is best.

 

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The Wilmington Doll and Bear Show
Oct
6
to Oct 7

The Wilmington Doll and Bear Show

The Wilmington Doll and Bear Show
October 6, 2018 (Events) & October 7 2018 (Show), - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Admission: $6.00 per person
Early Birds entry starts at 8:30 AM ($20.00 admission)
Roberts Centre - 123 Gano Road, Wilmington, Ohio 45177

Contact the following for questions, group rates, & dealer information:
Sandy Bullock (promoter of the Toledo Doll Show): (734) 282-0152 or email sandy4085@hotmail.com
Gail Lemmon (promoter of the Nothern Ohio Doll Show): (440) 396-5386 or email glemn@frontier.com

http://www.wilmingtondollshow.com/

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UFDC Region 11 Conference | Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel
Sep
27
to Sep 29

UFDC Region 11 Conference | Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel

Opening Reception, Admission to a Fabulous Sales Room, Exceptional Competitive and Special Exhibits, a Variety of Programs, and an Enticing Helper Room, Optional Ticketed Meal Events, Workshops and Seminars, Optional Pre- and Post Conference Activities, Closing Banquet and a Limited Edition Souvenir Doll by Dianna Effner.

Hosted by the Dollology Club of Washington, DC
an affiliate of the United Federation of Doll Clubs, Inc.

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Las Vegas Market, Summer 2018
Jul
29
to Aug 2

Las Vegas Market, Summer 2018

The Most Comprehensive Furniture, Home Décor & Gift Market in the Western United States

Twice a year, thousands of retailers and designers come to Las Vegas Market to see what’s new, what’s hot, and to get ahead of trends for the coming season.

A World-Class Market Destination

LEARN MORE AND REGISTER!

Since its launch in the Summer of 2005, Las Vegas Market has become the most comprehensive furniture, home décor and gift market in the Western United States!

With 4,200+ lines in a world-class destination, Las Vegas Market offers efficient access to furniture, bedding, lighting, flooring, accessories and gift resources as well as signature west coast introductions on an easy-to-shop campus at World Market Center.

. Here you will find:

  • The only home furnishings market in the west
  • The fastest growing gift & home décor market in the nation
  • THE national bedding market
  • Dedicated casual/outdoor and housewares/gourmet showrooms and show spaces
  • The only market in the western USA to offer a co-located fine art trade event
  • World Market Center: A 5 million+ square-foot, state-of-the-art venue
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2018 Doll Study Club Of Boston Annual Fundraiser
May
19
12:00 PM12:00

2018 Doll Study Club Of Boston Annual Fundraiser

http://www.dollstudyclubofboston.org/2017/11/please-join-us-at-our-2018-doll-study.html

 

Please Join Us At Our 2018 Doll Study Club Of Boston Annual Fundraiser!

The Future of Doll Collecting: Buying, Selling, and Engaging The Next Generation Through Social Media and Community Building

Saturday, May 19, 2018

With Special Guest, Rachel Hoffman, Accredited Appraiser and Ruby Lane Dolls Lane Consultant

Embassy Suites Hotel
550 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451
Auction check-in from 8:30 am to 9:30 am
Event festivities from10:00 am to 3:00 pm
$75 per person


Come learn about what is happening in the doll world from a business perspective. But as a collector, why should you care?

  • Our marketplace has changed dramatically in the last decade. 
  • Think about your treasured collection, often decades in the making. What will become of it when it is time to move it along? 
  • We must identify and engage the next generation of enthusiasts, to guarantee the sustainability of the hobby we love. 

Rachel will:

  • Address these trends and issues as part of her talk. 
  • Share tips to help you better manage your doll transactions using today’s technologies. 
  • Identify and value as many dolls as time allows as part of the program. So bring a favorite doll along!

 

This event is for UFDC members and their guests only. 

Attendance is capped at 125 guests.
First come, first served.
Please register today!

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Region 12 Conference – Once Upon A Time
Apr
26
to Apr 29

Region 12 Conference – Once Upon A Time

Region 12 Conference – Once Upon A Time

April 26 - April 29

Doll Artist: Helen Kish – New ball-jointed sculpt exclusive to this conference – Registration is $405.00 for UFDC members and $430.00 for non-UFDC members; 3 meal events included.  For more information, please contact: region12conference@gmail.com

Hosted by: Doll-licious Doll Club of Michigan

Website:

http://2018region12.wixsite.com/conference

Venue

The Bavarian Inn

One Covered Bridge Lane
Frankenmuth, MI 48734 United States + Google Map

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Mar
23
to Mar 24

NADDA Doll Show and Sale

The National Antique Doll Dealer Association (NADDA) hosts an annual show/sale in various locations throughout the United States and they are open to the public. NADDA dealers from around the world come to present their dolls for sale. In conjunction with the show, NADDA hosts an exhibit and an informative program presented by one of the members or a guest doll authority.

In addition to the annual NADDA doll shows, you can find NADDA dealers at many doll shows in the country. Look for dealers who display the NADDA logo in their booth and buy with confidence.

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Sep
30
to Oct 1

Wilmington Ohio Doll and Bear Show and Sale

Rachel Hoffman of Turn of the Century Antiques - 10/1/17 - Show Hours

Click here to learn more about the exciting events at the show!

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If you are a Terri Lee collector, you will not want to miss the exciting collection of Terri Lee dolls and accessories that are going to be offered at our show. Rachel Hoffman of Turn of the Century Antiques (CO) will be coming straight from the Terri Lee Convention in Evansville, Indiana to Wilmington with the remarkable collection of Terri Lee expert and author, Peggy Casper. This collection will be offered for sale to the public, and it will include rare dolls, outfits, accessories, and some of those 'hard to replace' parts and pieces. Peggy Casper had it ALL! Rachel will be on hand to chat about Peggy Casper's life and legacy in the doll community & will also be filming LIVE via the Ruby Lane 'DOLLY CAM' throughout the show. The Ruby Lane 'Dolly Cam' travels across the country to all of the best doll events and sales, and they will be LIVE throughout the weekend in Wilmington! The videos are streamed in real time on the Ruby Lane Dolls Facebook page and then transferred to YouTube where they live so you can share them with your family and friends. Did we mention that the wonderful Terri Lee & book pictured will be raffled off to one lucky person attending the show? All proceeds from the raffle will be donated to the UFDC Doll Museum! A big thank you to Rachel for this fabulous donation.

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Jan
22
to Jan 25

The Las Vegas Market 2017

Twice a year, thousands of retailers and designers come to Las Vegas Market to see what’s new, what’s hot, and to get ahead of trends for the coming season. Since its launch in the Summer of 2005, Las Vegas Market has become the most comprehensive furniture, home décor and gift market in the Western United States, presenting a unique cross-section of 3,000+ resources in an unrivaled market destination.

Follow Rachel Hoffman on Instagram @rachelhoffmanofficial for her upcoming takeover of vintage finds at the Las Vegas Market! She will Instagram her favorite finds on January 23rd and throughout the week. She will (of course!) be highlighting vintage finds, and you can meet her all week in the DISCOVERIES Pavilion. #viewonvegas #LVMkt

Be sure to follow @LasVegasMarket#ViewOnVegas and #LVMkt during the Winter 2017 Market to get all the behind the scenes action from all of the trendy designers at the market. Ruby Lane will be showcasing our top picks alongside top designers and HGTV personalities

In addition to the Instagram #viewonvegas takeover, Rachel Hoffman is also giving a tour of the Discoveries Pavilion which you can RSVP to now! 

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