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Topic: Red hair on 18" doll oxidizes and falls out! Help!  (Read 588 times)
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1CraftyBunnyGal
« on: October 21, 2011 08:48:37 PM »

My poor 18" dolls with red hair are bald!  Cry One is an early Springfield doll, and the other I got at a garage sale or thrift shop so I don't know what she is but she's not an American Girl, that much I can tell.

A couple years ago the Springfield doll lost all her hair and now the mystery doll is starting to do the same. The hair just falls out at the "roots."  Shocked

I want to make or buy them wigs - I was even thinking of buying a synthetic red Halloween costume wig - one wig might provide enough hair for both dolls.

However, my thinking on that is thus:  if it's cheap synthetic red hair, would I just be throwing my money away? On the other hand, if I pay for a pricey pre-made wig from a doll supply company, will I get a better product that won't be likely to self-destruct?

Thanks from me and my poor bald dollies for any light you can shed on this problem!
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SimonPurple
« Reply #1 on: October 23, 2011 08:27:36 AM »

I think it would be a good idea to buy a wig. Antina's (http://dollsupply.com/shop/) has low prices and a pretty good selection of wigs. You can go higher:
Monique: http://www.monique.com/wig01.html
Global: http://www.globaldolls.com/Cart/agora.cgi
Kemper: http://www.kemperdolls.com/index.php?link=category&categoryID=11
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swamps42
« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2011 04:22:27 PM »

I second the idea to buy some wigs. I've not had any luck making them myself Sad
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