• 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…

  • 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…

  • Gotz Classic Kidz Luisa 2015

    I’ve been meaning to take photos of Classic Kidz Luisa by Gotz for a while now, as she was my favourite last year. This year her outfit is very different and I wanted to show you the detail. Last year her outfit was pink and pretty using high quality taffeta. This year the look is much more casual but the same amount…

  • Introducing A Girl for All Time Sam

    It’s nearly September 2015 which means that it’s not very long until A Girl for all Time Sam arrives at Petalina. Sam Liron is the latest doll from the award winning line of dolls called A Girl for All Time and she is a girl of the 1960s.   Sam, Your 1960’s Girl Each of the dolls in the series,…

  • The three minouche dolls

    Sylvia Natterer dolls are here!

    Well today I have had such a lot of fun! I have had a really good look at the latest arrivals at Petalina, the new range of Sylvia Natterer dolls manufactured by Petitcollin. Petitcollin normally produce their dolls in France, but all of the Natterer range have been made in Spain. Today we received seven dolls in two different sizes, three…