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ghost
the limbo of lunary souls..
a ghost.. a real ghost.. has no need to die.. what is he except a being without access to the universe that he has not yet managed to forget? ~ randall jarrell
Interests: atoms for peace, vintage holiday, halloween, fisher price, golden books, golden magazine, jack & jill magazine, vintage halloween, classic toys, vintage children's books, midlake, decemberists, sea wolf, sparklehorse, eels, radiohead, art, vampires, gothic, horror, edgar allen poe, victorian, lewis carroll, depression, nick drake, goth, movies, photography, cats, psychology, psychotherapy, comics, poetry, elliott smith, autumn, tim burton, classic movies, weight loss, dieting, alice in wonderland, thom yorke, opeth, american mcgee's alice, expressionism, eating disorders, ed's, anorexia, agoraphobia, si, self injury, gumby, collectible toys, vintage wonder books, cemeteries, taphophilia, elder scrolls, grimm, american horror story, walking dead, tin toys, rpg, self harm, anxiety, social phobia, nightmare before xmas, weight control, weight, art clokey, davey and goliath, squirrel nut zippers, lenore, carousels, edwardian, steampunk, indie music, vintage toys, sms, self-mutilation, disorganized attachment, fearful avoidant attachment, attachment disorder, insecure attachment, psychoanalysis, selbstverletzung automutilatie, dark rides
Recent Activity
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back to barbie ~ if you start collecting barbie dolls you'll probably want to find a classic barbie doll case ~ much like the vintage originals, these are still available ~ this one's from 1997 ~ of course i quickly exceeded my dollcase & had to invest in a doll... Continue reading
Posted 9 hours ago at lost & found vintage toys
we lost our sweet tabitha today.. fly fly, baby girl.. http://friendlyghost.typepad.com/lost_found_vintage_toys/2017/02/kittens.html
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this is tabitha s. pittypat, the little princess.. she lived to be 17 years old & brought us 5 precious daughters.. we lost her today, but we packed in soooo many good memories in those 17 years.. today's post is for her ~ the wonder book of kittens ~ by... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at lost & found vintage toys
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it's president's day ~ a good time to post these new 2017 garbage pail kids card packs ~ adam-geddon packs ~ dragged to helen ~ atomized alan ~ grim kim & four horse-manny ~ these all seem timely today ~ alice island ~ yes, i'm over 50 & i still... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
emma ~ hi, i'm glad you like the post, that magazine is packed away in my garage but if i'm able to locate them i'll get shots & email you to let you know, ok? :D
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let's go shopping ~ a charming old vintage wonder book ~ from 1958 ~ toxic will always remember the supermarkets from her childhood ~ look at that pumpkin patch ~ by guyon brooke ~ with illustrations by nancy meyerhoff ~ more wonder books to come ~ bren Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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this is tiny steps kelly ~ she helps take care of the baby ~ what baby, you might ask? ~ this baby ~ or i suppose any of these other barbie babies ~ this set comes with this little pink stroller ~ & baby things ~ including this tiny baby... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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a doll story today ~ originally from 1949 ~ the surprise doll ~ about a girl named mary & her dolls ~ this full 46 page reproduction is a first edition ~ mary's father is a sea captain ~ & he brings her dolls from many different lands ~ mary... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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back to barbie & friends dolls ~ it's time for kelly's birthday party ~ she's invited several of her friends ~ changeable table has cookies & birthday cake ~ chairs ~ & presents ~ hats, candles & accessories ~ new clothes are always good ~ it helps to have small... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
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one last valentine's day issue of calling all girls ~ vintage 1961 ~ this issue has a bunch of good stories in it ~ 'she's a girl' explained george ~ 'this is the happiest day of my life' ~ beauty & the brain ~ make-it-yourself fashions ~ toxic learned to... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at lost & found vintage toys
ghost added a favorite at From Zombos' Closet
7 days ago
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so did you get your sweethearts happy meal this year? (i only eat if i get a toy..) ~ mcdonald's just finished their valentine's day promo ~ the 'girls' choice were these sweethearts lip balm hearts, here's apple ~ here's banana ~ with different messages just like the candies ~... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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a valentine's day issue of calling all girls today ~ try some dandy candy ~ sweets for your sweetheart ~ vintage recipes ~ vintage 1960 fashion for girls ~ accessorize! ~ the girl with the crazy name ~ tuesday weld ~ toxic loved old danny kaye movies ~ belle of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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this is ginger ~ he's part of the kelly & ginger gift set ~ pop batteries in his tummy & he can walk with kelly ~ he takes aaa batteries + an additional special battery to work ~ ready to go ~ come on, kelly ~ the set comes with... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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more barbie paperdolls ~ from 1985 ~ check back in march for paperdoll month here at the lost & found ~ & click barbie in the category list anytime for more ~ honestly i don't miss the 80s ~ bren Related articles disney's snow white paperdolls victorian paperdolls jack &... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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this is kelly ~ & here's tommy ~ not sure what relation they are to barbie but there are a bunch of different ones ~ here's tommy again ~ these barbie kids came well after toxic's barbie days ~ kelly in pjs ~ kelly's friends ~ this gymnast one is... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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another barbie paperdoll ~ this time from 1983 ~ so 80s ~ omg culottes? ~ remember march is paperdoll month here at the lost & found ~ so check back for more like this ~ or just click on paperdolls in the category list in the sidebar ~ bren Related... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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this is bicyclin' stacie from mattel 1996 ~ she's all articulated that way in order to ride her bike ~ instructions ~ wow that seat looks uncomfortable, is something missing here? ~ portland is extra bike friendly, we even have bikeshare, public use bikes ~ this pooch rides in the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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more paperdolls, this is perfume pretty ken :D ~ here's barbie & whitney ~ with similar hairstyles ~ ken's fancy duds ~ for the girls ~ from mattel 1988 ~ more like this to come ~ march will be paperdoll month here at the lost & found ~ bren Related... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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let's talk about ken ~ i call this one progressive ken with his butterfly tattoo ~ actually he's butterfly art ken from mattel 1998 ~ you can use his temporary tattoos on yourself too if you're hardcore i guess ~ instructions ~ look for all the butterfly art barbie dolls... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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barbie again ~ in paperdoll form ~ from mattel 1981 ~ dresses & outfits ~ hats & hairstyles ~ i like paperdolls, toxic used to make her own ~ if you like paperdolls, stick around for march here at the lost & found when i'll be sharing vintage paperdolls like... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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more barbies today ~ not all my barbies are rescues, some i bought new like this one that came with the superfun kitty fun playset ~ or this tan one that reminded toxic of her old (lost) malibu barbie ~ i like barbies that are unique, i think this one... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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another vintage calling all girls mag ~ this time from february 1959 ~ planning a valentine's day party ~ bowling is fun ~ wacky valentines ~ a day with doris ~ we're back to ice & freezing east winds here in pdx ~ winter is only halfway through it seems... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys
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focusing on barbie today ~ i'm not really a barbie collector, but i pick up what i think of as rescue barbies at yardsales when i see them ~ i find them castoff, naked & often with bad hair ~ i clean them up & give them some clothes ~... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2017 at lost & found vintage toys