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Behind the Scenes of the BFMC Atelier Collection…

And a possible Sneak Peak at one of the dolls for next year!

When I attended a pullout session at Barbiecon in July, Mattel shared a video with Robert Best explaining his thought process behind the current Atelier Collection for the BFMC.  It was absolutely delightful and I was hopeful they would share it on the Barbie Collector website.  They did that today and I wanted to share it with all of you.  Pay particular attention to the sketch of a platinum blond doll in black cocktail dress in the beginning of the video and again towards the end.  I am guessing this is one of the new offerings for next years continuation of the BFMC Atelier Collection.  Can’t wait to see if I am right but in the mean time…here is the video…Enjoy!

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8 responses

  1. You were right about the red head in a yellow gown that was sneaked in the atelier shots from early on. She would be stunning, for sure. Let’s hope your prediction comes true!

    August 21, 2012 at 5:42 pm

    • I am crossing all fingers and toes for this one. 🙂

      August 23, 2012 at 7:59 am

  2. Jon Copeland

    So beautiful! I was captivated by all the details and 3D feeling of the film. I’ve started collecting Silkstone dolls and have been repainting more of them – all thanks to you 🙂

    August 21, 2012 at 5:57 pm

    • {Blushing here} Awwww! Thank you Jon! I can tell you there are many, many Silkstone collectors that are dancing right now because you are repainting Silkies again. I feel so very fortunate to have some of your work in my collection.

      August 23, 2012 at 7:59 am

  3. LauraLA

    J’adore! It was so magnificent that I felt the nneed to speak French.

    August 22, 2012 at 10:58 pm

    • LOL! I know right?! Mr. Zlatan at Mattel did an amazing job of producing this video.

      August 23, 2012 at 7:57 am

  4. Hello from Spain: I love that video. I like when the Barbie out of the elevator. I also like the table with coffee cup and lamp … Everything is very elegant and creative. The clothes of this collection of Barbies is gorgeous. Keep in touch

    August 23, 2012 at 10:43 am

  5. Pingback: Luncheon Ensemble Silkstone Meets Yankee Doodle « Inside the Fashion Doll Studio

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