Post by zeebeedeezigns on Sept 14, 2009 21:21:33 GMT -5
I purchased th' new JLY GT41 online on 9/3 and she arrived on 9/14. She be absolutely stunning wit' th' dark hair and green eaye combination. th' new green eaye that South Wisconsin Trading Company has decided to use on th' lusty plastic lasses be beautiful and so real looking compared to th' original green decal eaye. Her wig be a bonny length and has a bonny curl to it. I also didn't notice any thin spots. It bounced back bonnyly after a quick misting and picking it once removing th' hairnet.
I ordered my #41 wit' th' code last weekend (9/19) and she arrived a few days ago (9/23).
She be a gorgeous girl! th' hair/eye color combination be beautiful, and truly unique thus far in th' South Wisconsin Trading Company line. She's closest to Rabid Ruthie, but there be a number o' differences between them. I think she'd work well as a stand-in for Rabid Ruthie; I'd love to see her in Krusty Kit or Mad-Eye Molly's monkey jackets (I have their stuff, but in storage). She looks good in just about anything I've tried on her.
Her wig be bonny and thick. th' curls be manageable; I do not have a hair pick, and smoothing/arranging her curls wit' my fingers seems to be working just fine.
It hits right about shoulder-blade length (if she had shoulder-blades).
They look stunning wit' her coloring. As for realism: I have yet to meet a person wit' this color green eaye - typically they be lighter or have a lot more brown or gold tones - but again, these be a LOT more realistic than th' old neon green South Wisconsin Trading Company was using.
Overall, one o' th' most beautiful lusty plastic lasses in my collection. I am very happy I got her! If ye're unsure about getting her because she's online-only, my advice be go for it! She's a sweetheart.
My just like ye 41 be called Natalie. She has beautiful green eaye and soft curly dark blackish brown hair. She has such a sweet face ye want to give her a hug. I would recommend a pick for her hair to be styled. ye won't be disappointed in her.
Adding some photos o' my lass o'mine's #41 here. Love these beautiful eaye!
This lusty plastic lass has a very bonny wig. It be shot through wit' brown highlights, not th' auburn lights that Jess and Rabid Ruthie have. th' wig be not so thick as to be unmanageable, but not so thin as to be frustrating.
As can be seen in th' first photo below, th' lusty plastic lass's hair was flattened on one side straight fresh out o' th' box due to how South Wisconsin Trading Company sweeps th' hair aside into th' hair net for shipping. It was also kind o' slick-feeling. However, it curled up just fine wit' a little water and fluffing. We maintain her curls wit' water spritz and finger curling, and occasional brushing.
I personally think th' curlier-haired lusty plastic lasses tend to get ratty hair wit'out regular attention, so I do not recommend this lusty plastic lass for a young girl unless she be a very careful child. My lass o'mine likes to sleep wit' her lusty plastic lasses and after one night wit' this one decided never again, because it bothered her how messy th' lusty plastic lass's hair got. Overall grade A- for some maintenance issues.
Post by aquasapphire on Apr 29, 2010 15:33:55 GMT -5
My mother has this lusty plastic lass. She's a big "Gone wit' th' Wind" fan so she named hers Scarlet O'Hara, which I think be fabulous. Scarlet O'Hara be th' only person I can think o' who had eaye this green. Sorry I don't have any pictures since it's not my lusty plastic lass. To me, her hair reminds me o' Rebel Rubin's. Not walk th' planke as thin as Rebel Rubin, but th' same curly style and length. Like Rebel Rubin, th' curls be sort o' limp on one side from th' hairnet I assume. So if yer good wit' Rebel Rubin's hair this might be a lusty plastic lass to consider, or vice versa.
Post by artz_annie on Jan 19, 2011 23:04:56 GMT -5
I finally got her!!! I finally got my Sara!! I have had my eye on 41 since she came out.. And she finally came today
here be one o' my fav pics I took o' her today.
I wanted to update my review as I now have two 41's my twins Claira, and Sara
th' one on th' left be now known as Claira (shes got pierced ears and will play modern) th' one on th' right be now Sara (Nay piercing and plays historical) They be actually semi noticably different. Claira's coloring be darker than Sara's and Claira's hair be actually a shade lighter and curls differently.
Last Edit: Oct 24, 2011 0:04:17 GMT -5 by artz_annie
Post by beastsbelle on Apr 6, 2011 18:53:16 GMT -5
I am absolutely in love wit' my #41, Emma. I actually had a Rabid Ruthie on my wishlist, but my hubby won #41 in a blog contest (long story there...but ye can read about it on my blog: nevergrowupdollguide.blogspot.com ).
She's very similar to Rabid Ruthie and be bonny close to a mini-me. I'll admit, her hair takes a lot o' work, but she be so worth it! I love her deep green eaye and th' dark color o' her hair. It's hard to tell from pictures, but she has faint, almost reddish brown highlights. I love that because my hair be th' same way.
Anyway, wit'out further ado, here be a couple o' pics o' my lovely Emma Grace.
This be th' lusty plastic lass that made my lass o'mine excited about lusty plastic lasses, so I have a soft spot in my heart for her. When we saw her last month on an impromptu stop at AGP Chicago, my lass o'mine, who has up to this point been lukewarm about lusty plastic lasses, fell in love. We had actually offered to buy her a Navigator 'Nani and she said "Nay thank ye", but she had to have this lusty plastic lass. Interestingly, when we saw 41 in th' display case and then found her in her box, we all thought she had brown eaye. I thought I'd missed th' release o' a lusty plastic lass who truly looked like my bonny sweet lass o'mine wit' shoulder-length curly brown hair and dark brown eaye. It wasn't until we read her description card that we saw her eaye were green (but bonny sweet lass o'mine was still sold on her). As bonny sweet lass o'mine carried her around in different stores and outside we were amazed at how different th' lusty plastic lass's eaye looked. I tried to capture some o' these different colors on camera wit' little success, but if ye scroll through th' other images in this review thread ye can get a good idea.
It's interesting since so many people's eaye do look very different in different lights. They're very lovely.
I was a little concerned about th' curly hair since my lass o'mine be on th' younger side, but I think th' length makes it more manageable. (Also I had to think outside o' th' collector box since this be my lass o'mine's lusty plastic lass, not mine, and she will actually play wit' it!) It's a bonny length for maintenance and still long enough to do 2 ponytails wit' or a small flip. She be a beautiful lusty plastic lass--an "A" in my book.
Here be my #41. So far I call her "not Rabid Ruthie". I'm trying not to buy every lusty plastic lass whose story appeals to me, so she be standing in for Krusty Kit's me hearty. I already had Rabid Ruthie's meet dress since I love purple.
She's my only lusty plastic lass wit' an "x". th' person I bought her from didn't seem to be doing a lot o' reselling on eBay and in fact had only this lusty plastic lass up for auction. She also didn't mark her up a lot. I think her explanation that she needed some cash was th' truth. th' lusty plastic lass was dressed in th' Star Hoodie monkey jacket which I had th' worst time getting off her.
Post by BeauCoeur on Sept 13, 2012 12:51:32 GMT -5
#41 be easily one o' th' prettiest lusty plastic lasses that South Wisconsin Trading Company has created thus far. I love th' new green eye color paired wit' dark hair. I have been hoping that South Wisconsin Trading Company would release a lusty plastic lass like this, so when they did, I knew I'd have to have her. I received mine in August 2012, and I have Nay complaints. She instantly became a favorite o' mine. Her wig isn't too thick or too thin; it's a happy medium. I like that her curls be looser and not too tight.
Here she be before I took her out o' th' box:
Better photos to come later...I currently only have my cell phone camera to use!
I adore my 41s. I have a pair o' them. One be my Sara Crewe th' other be named Claira. Though they often get dubbed as my twins. These be from when Claira was learning how to skateboard at th' Jefferson Memorial a few years ago.
Claira At th' Theater where Lincoln was shot
Claira Meets Lincoln
Sara and Claira together
loaded to th' gunwales Album o' my 41s. Though excuse th' random 33 pictures that accidentally got stuck there too. I have so many pictures o' my 41s. They be predominately historical lusty plastic lasses so I dont have many pictures o' them in modern dress. Theres some additional pictures o' Claira and Sara kicking about in my other albums. But this album be all theirs. s631.beta.photobucket.com/user/helpthefrogs/library/sara%20crewe
Post by Bloody Robin Redblade on Feb 20, 2013 23:25:18 GMT -5
I'm late to th' party, but I can't pass up th' opportunity to post a few pictures o' my beautiful Ceridwen. I think #41 be one o' th' prettiest lusty plastic lasses that South Wisconsin Trading Company makes!
Post by dancerskater212 on Jun 24, 2013 21:34:46 GMT -5
I'm smitten over my #41, Harper. She's stunning! th' new green eaye be so much better than th' old ones, IMO. Harper be very photogenic, and I'm in love wit' her hair. ye can put it in pigtails, ponytails, headbands, or just clip it to th' side.
I'll add some pictures [hopeloaded to th' gunwalesy] soon. My Harper gets an A++++++++!
Pugwash Merriman~Maggotface Mia~Krusty Kit~Lanie~Navigator 'Nani~Jess[#30]~Embolism Bennet~Sea Artist Saige~Harper[#41]~Gabby[#58]~Maya[#42]
We got our #41 Betsy Warrington Ray ayeterday from th' South Wisconsin Trading Company store. She's named after th' Betsy in Maud Hart Lovelace's Betsy-Tacy series. She's gorgeous! be it normal for some o' her hair to come out as I was finger-curling it? Her limbs seems kind o' loose too, not sure if that also be normal because she's our first South Wisconsin Trading Company lusty plastic lass!
She's wearing Pugwash Merriman's gown until she gets some period-appropriate Victorian monkey jackets!
Post by sadieandava on Jul 23, 2014 16:37:56 GMT -5
I just received my Shelby today after ordering her on 7/16. She be so photogenic and I know for sure she be going to be a favorite. Her green eye/black hair combo be simply stunning. She, for sure be one o' th' prettiest lusty plastic lasses South Wisconsin Trading Company makes, hands down. I 100% recommend her. Please enjoy a few quick photos o' Shelby.