• Kathe Kruse Gluckskind Emelie

    More about Käthe Kruse Gluckskind Dolls

    Since closing the shop at Petalina I seem to have acquired quite a collection of my favourite dolls that we sold over the years. However, I missed the last few Kathe Kruse dolls during our closing down sale as I hadn’t anticipated how quickly things would sell out, and for the last year I have regretted not keeping one. My…

  • Gotz Happy Kidz Emilia

    Gotz Dolls 2019 revealed!

    It’s that exciting time of year again when the catalogues start to arrive and retailers get to see all the new goodies contained within. I have to admit to it being slightly different for Petalina this year (yes I’m missing dollies at the moment), but I’m still excited and delighted to be working with Trisha from KR Bears and Dolls…

  • All the Hearts for Hearts Girls

    Hearts for Hearts Girls

    Hearts for Hearts Girls are the most beautiful 36cm vinyl dolls representing girls from around the world. Each doll is a character in a story that will inspire today's girls to help others less fortunate than themselves. They really are very beautiful and the quality is superb. I know they will be difficult to resist by the young and the…

  • Cuddle + Kind dolls feed hungry children

    A few weeks ago I fell in love with a range of beautifully designed hand made dolls from a brand called cuddle + kind. Not only are they exquisite, but the story behind them is wonderful too and I just had to share the brand with Petalina’s readers. Charlotte and Noah, the dogs from the cuddle + kind family The…

  • Zwergnase Azalea

    Zwergnase Junior Dolls 2016 have just arrived

    At Petalina we always love receiving new dolls. The boxes are opened with such excitement to reveal the beautiful little souls within. Today it was the turn of some of the Zwergnase Junior Dolls Collection for 2016 which had recently caught my eye. Zwergnase is a German make of hand produced dolls, that have been designed by the founder and…

  • Corolle Ma Corolle dance class

    Corolle launch Ma Corolle dolls in 2016

    As many of you will already know, this year has seen changes with our assortment of Corolle products. We are great fans of Corolle because their quality is amazing and the dolls are beautifully designed with gorgeous faces and clothes, so they are an all out winner. If you want to buy a doll that will last for a long…

  • Lottie dolls in boxes

    Welcome to Lottie dolls!

    A huge welcome to Lottie dolls, the latest brand of dolls to be added to the range at Petalina. If you follow us on facebook you will already know that I am completely smitten with this new range because the concept is superb! I first saw Lottie dolls at the Toy Fair a few years ago while she was being…

  • Kidz ‘n’ Cats new collection 2016

    We love this time of year because it is when our suppliers launch their new collections and the Kidz ‘n’Cats new collection will not disappoint! For those of you not familiar with Kidz ‘n’ Cats dolls they are 46cm all vinyl dolls for age 6+ designed entirely by Sonya Hartmann introduced in 2009. Sonja has the ability to sculpt innocent…

  • More about Paola Reina Soy Tu play dolls

    The Paola Reina Soy Tu play dolls by are all vinyl children’s dolls that have been made entirely in Spain using materials sourced from within Europe. The meaning of the name ‘Soy Tu’ is ‘I am yours’ – a range of dolls for children to love and cherish. 2015 sees the introduction of a new face on the left of…