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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Thrift Store Find - Our Generation Battat

I found another doll at my local thrift store. She is an older Our Generation Battat doll. The price was $1.99. I thought if nothing else, she'd make a good model for clothes.

When I took her hair down, it was very frizzy.

I used a flat iron to smooth it down a bit.

She had a cute face but her lip color was a little bright for her.


I tried to get a more natural color by mixing some acrylic paints. I played around with the colors until I got a good shade. I painted it right over her existing lip color and later added a clear coat of varnish. I was happy with it in the end.

I think she looks much better.

2005 Our Generation Battat Doll

2005 Our Generation Battat Doll
Here she is all dressed. I think she will make a good model as well a great addition to my 18" doll collection.