How much does a ball-jointed doll cost?
One such company is Resinsoul, who offer 1/4 scale dolls around $135-$160. Of course, on average the same size doll would cost around $250-$350 from other companies and between $500-$2000 from artists. It really depends on your wishes for budget, aesthetic and size what you will eventually pay for the doll.
What are ball-jointed dolls used for?
BJDs are primarily intended for adult collectors and customizers. They are made to be easy to customize, by painting, changing the eyes and wig, and so forth. The modern BJD market began with Volks line of Super Dollfie in 1999.
What is a MSD doll?
Mini Super Dollfie (MSD) are the second range of dolls that Volks released. They are roughly 42-43cm (17inches) tall and have approximately a 19.5cm (7.7inches) sized head and generally weigh about 2.5 lbs.
What is a 1/6 BJD doll?
“Mature tinies” or “mature 1/6” refers to dolls in the 20-35cm range with more mature/adult proportions.
Why are ball jointed dolls so expensive?
Most BJD dolls are made of resin or high-grade plastic, which have to made in molds, which are extremely expensive to make. It is much, much, much less expensive to buy a resin or high-quality plastic BJD doll than to make one yourself.
What is a recast doll?
Recast is the term used popularly within the BJD community to refer to counterfeit dolls (and doll parts). Counterfeit dolls are often made (but may not always be) of lower quality than the original. For instance, shrinkage is a known issue with these types of dolls due to the nature of how they are made.
How tall are MiniFee?
The MiniFee line (also popularly shortened to MNF) is made up of dolls around 38-42cm tall that are considered slim minis (as well as mature mini).
What size is a 1/3 BJD doll?
Product Name:1/3 BJD Dolls 28 inches SD Doll 18 Ball Jointed Dolls,100% Handmade. Dimensions:About 70cm / 28 inches Height. Joints：15 Elastic joints. -Selected high-grade resin, delicate and smooth, comfortable to touch.
What is a BJD recast?
How much is the most expensive Barbie worth?
The most expensive Barbie doll in history is the Stefani Canturi Barbie, valued at a mind boggling $302,500. This highly prized collectible was manufactured in 2010 with elegant blonde hair and the traditional Barbie features.