Barbie for big girls.

Presenting at the Oscars

I love watching the Oscars.  Well…mostly I just like watching the red carpet and posting my picks and pans after.  Last year I had a lot of fun and success with my “Getting ready for the Oscars” photo.  See all the information about this photo here.


Mattel had just released this new wardrobe piece and I was anxious to use it.  In my head, Barbie was getting ready to go to the Oscars as a possible recipient.  Because she was one of the contenders for the gold statue, she needed to be in a drop dead gown.  The story continued in my head that she went on to win the Oscar.  That means that this year, she will be presenting the Oscar for the award she won last year. 

Model:  Barbie Basics®Model No. 01 — Collection 001

Gown:  Miniature Couture by Mary

Jewelry:  Fashion Royalty Monogram Completist accessory pack

Diorama:  Wall panel was made my me.  More info here.  Clock was found in Paris and the beautifully painted bombé chest will be featured in a future blog post.  More info coming.  Floral arrangements in golden urns were made by me.








Now…I am really ready for the Oscars.   Fashion review should be up on Monday.

17 responses

  1. LauraLA

    Stunning!!! Your diorama and styling are divine as always. (I have been meaning to write to you about some furniture you mentioned you were producing or am I having one of those “60’s flashbacks???”) I hope there are some fab fashions on the soggy red carpet.

    March 1, 2014 at 4:52 pm

    • Hi Laura! I had fun with this diorama so I am glad people are enjoying the photos. Yes, more information about furniture should be coming. I am slow to get going on it. Too many projects going on right now.

      March 8, 2014 at 1:58 pm

  2. Just lovely!

    March 1, 2014 at 5:20 pm

  3. Perfection ! and what a great way to start the Oscars.

    March 2, 2014 at 8:19 am

  4. thosj

    Your dioramas are amazing, your talent shines, and Barbie…well, she is as beautiful
    as ever! I’m not surprised she won an Oscar! :)

    March 2, 2014 at 9:26 am

    • :-) Exactly! Of course she would win the Oscar. Thank you so much for the lovely comment.

      March 8, 2014 at 1:59 pm

  5. This diorama and the doll are simply breathtaking!

    March 2, 2014 at 3:25 pm

  6. Love this preview of the Oscars … can’t wait for your commentary! Always makes me smile. Hugs!

    March 2, 2014 at 3:31 pm

    • Thank you Judy! {Hugs} right back to you. :-)

      March 8, 2014 at 2:00 pm

  7. WOW! All the details are amazing, amd the gown simply divine. Congrats, love seeing your pictures

    March 3, 2014 at 12:09 am

    • Thank you so much for this lovely comment. :-)

      March 8, 2014 at 2:00 pm

  8. poetc7

    You take such beautiful doll photos! It’s such a joy to visit your blog!

    March 16, 2014 at 10:01 am

    • Thank you so much for the lovely comment! I am glad you enjoy the photos and blog. :-)

      April 2, 2014 at 8:08 pm

  9. Pingback: Oscar Night Glamour | Inside the Fashion Doll Studio

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