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« on: May 21, 2007 05:54:31 PM »

this is a long shot, but...

If any of you own any vintage skippers (60's) have you ever removed their heads (for re-rooting of hair) or read/heard of how to properly remove their heads so as to not damage them.

also, I'd just like to know if there's any other crafters out there who own/collect vintage skippers? I just accidentally bought 4 of them this past weekend Wink on ebay.

 I started looking at them because i hear their body dimensions are similar or the same as Blythe. I am involved in a swap and my partner has some Blythes that I'd like to make clothes for. If anyone can confirm that skippers have same body dimensions, I'd appreciate that as well.

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« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2007 06:50:00 AM »

I do believe the body dimensions are the same, since I own skipper clothes and they fit my Blythe. As for the head removal/rerooting, you may want to check out dollyhair.com
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« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2007 07:38:42 AM »

thanks for the info!
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