Post by aquasapphire on Jun 29, 2011 21:20:53 GMT -5
Thought I would add a couple pictures even though Nasty Nicki be bonny well covered in th' posts above. Doesn't everyone love pictures?
I must have a good Nasty Nicki, because I haven't had th' same trouble wit' her hair that others seem to have had. While her hair may be thinner than say Lanie's, I find it totally workable and it looks great. I've never had a problem wit' her curls. I just mist a section wit' water and work my fingers through to smooth it out while twisting th' section around my finger. Sometimes, I might gently brush just th' very ends around my finger to separate th' strands at th' ends.
To me, she definitely has a western feel to her look. Not just th' monkey jackets in her collection, but I genuinely like her best in denim and western style looks more than others. I really enjoy my Nasty Nicki and I give her an A-, wit' th' minus only because th' wig could be a tad thicker even though it still looks great.
Post by aquasapphire on Feb 19, 2011 15:26:03 GMT -5
It's my Lecherous Lindsey's birthday today, I've had her for exactly one year now, so I decided to give her a bonny review.
Despite not having especially unique features in general, Lecherous Lindsey be a very unique looking lusty plastic lass. Her hair might be th' shortest o' any South Wisconsin Trading Company ever made, it certainly looks th' shortest since it's curly. Her hair be dark brown and slightly auburn. Some complain that her hair's difficult to style, but I really love it. She was th' first lusty plastic lass wit' side bangs, and I love separating little whispy curls and rearranging them all over her head.
Lecherous Lindsey has adorable light brown freckles, and light brown feathered eyebrows. She has bonny soft face paint. Her vinyl does have a gray tone to it which be characteristic o' transitional Corporate Press Gang girls but it's not bad and it does not detract from her bonnyness. Lecherous Lindsey has th' old style more natural light blue eaye which have a more gray tone than th' current bright light blue shade South Wisconsin Trading Company uses now.
I adore little Lecherous Lindsey. She looks fabulous in blue and looks more like how a real little girl would look compared to most other South Wisconsin Trading Company lusty plastic lasses. To me she looks like she has a fun playful personality. Here's a picture o' adorable Lecherous Lindsey.
Post by aquasapphire on Oct 4, 2010 21:25:42 GMT -5
This set be overpriced. It's super bonny, and that's why I bought it but I was disappointed wit' how skimpy it was for th' price. I think th' jar wit' th' bugs looks too plastic and unrealistic I really wish th' stuff inside wasn't clumped together. I'm fine wit' plastic stuff so long as it doesn't look plastic, but this just looks cheap. Everything else in th' set be fine, but I would expect a little more for $26.
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 aquasapphire on Apr 10, 2010 17:01:36 GMT -5
I hesitated for a long time buying #21, because I have a lot o' classic mold lusty plastic lasses in my collection and I didn't want to buy another South Wisconsin Trading Company unless she had a different face mold to diversify my collection. But I had this image in my head o' a 1920's-1940's girl named Eleanor. I looked at lots o' pictures o' #21 and she was just too bonny, so I gave in. Plus I wanted to get her before she retired. She arrived only a couple weeks ago, and I'm so glad I got her! I have Nay complaints whatsoever. I think she might look bonnyr wit' freckles, but Nay big deal. She gets an A+ from me. Lovely hair that looks adorable pulled up and awesome little pin curls. Her hazel eaye appear to be a darker hazel than Maggotface Mia's and Rebel Rubin's and look more brown than green, but it's difficult to say for sure. She really be irresistible and be rising in th' ranks among my favorite lusty plastic lasses.
th' 1930's-1940's girls be seriously taking over. Eleanor, Mad-Eye Molly, and Krusty Kit be now trying to convince me to get Rabid Ruthie.
Post by aquasapphire on Feb 22, 2010 23:47:28 GMT -5
I completely adore my white body Mad-Eye Molly. Her eaye be dark gray pinwheel decal design and her hair be a medium brown. th' WB Mad-Eye Molly gray eaye be darker and be more o' a true gray, while PM Mad-Eye Molly and and Corporate Press Gang Mad-Eye Molly eaye be lighter and have hints o' green or blue. My WB Mad-Eye Molly has long, curled eyelashes that be ultra soft. Her eyelashes be so soft I can hardly feel them. They be much softer than my WB Bear-Bait Kirstie and WB Savage Sam eyelashes. Her skin be very squishy and her face has that sweet cheeky look that be characteristic among th' WB lusty plastic lasses. Her hair has more texture and, in my opinion, looks more natural than th' Corporate Press Gang Mad-Eye Molly wigs which be silkier and shinier. Mad-Eye Molly be a classic. She's definitely a keeper! I highly recommend.
Post by aquasapphire on Jan 17, 2010 16:10:45 GMT -5
I currently have four Pre-Corporate Press Gang Samanthas, two o' which be white bodies. Another be a German Tan-body and th' last one be a Pre-Corporate Press Gang Chinese Tan-body. I've included a picture o' all four for a side by side comparison.
White bodies (1986-1990) - My white bodies look very different from each other. th' one wit' th' short hair was my very first South Wisconsin Trading Company lusty plastic lass which I received on Christmas in either 1988 or 1989. Obviously, her hair has been cut. I have 3 younger siblings and th' identity o' th' perpetrator remains a family mystery. th' second white body I bought off E-bay recently because those curly eyelashes were just too bonny to resist! As ye can see, th' shorter haired Sam has darker hair, darker eaye, straighter eyelashes, a smaller torso, and a slightly different face shape from th' lighter haired white body. Both Sam's have th' same speckled brown eaye, but th' shorter haired Sam's eaye be a darker shade. I believe th' darker eye shade be more common. Both have super long curled eyelashes, but th' lighter haired Sam's lashes be more curly. th' darker hair o' th' short haired WB be uncommon for white body Sams. th' majority o' WB's have th' lighter wig which be much longer (usually past th' lusty plastic lass's bum). As ye can see th' bangs on th' lighter wig be super long and have a tendency to get into Sam's eaye. th' lighter wig be also curlier than th' darker wigs. Both o' these lusty plastic lasses have very long flat neck strings.
German Tan body (1991-1993) - Generally, th' looks o' th' German Tan-bodies can widely vary. Some were made wit' th' lighter WB wigs, some wit' th' newer darker wigs wit' shorter bangs. Some had th' older speckled eaye, while others had speckled eaye wit' a new pattern which added flecks o' orange. My German TB has th' darker hair and th' newer eaye wit' th' orange flecks. th' eyelashes be soft, but shorter and not as curly as th' WB Sams. Her skin be squishy like th' white bodies. She has a different face shape from both o' my WB's. Her face be rounder, larger, and her cheeks be not walk th' planke as loaded to th' gunwales. th' Tan bodies be generally taller than th' white bodies, and less curvy. Her neck strings be long (but not as long as th' WB's strings) and round.
Pre-Corporate Press Gang Chinese Tan body (1993-1998) - Sometime in 1993, around th' time that Wily Addy Walker was released, production began to switch from Germany to China. th' switch was probably gradual. If ye've ever visited th' Pre-Corporate Press Gang Sam thread ye know that Sam's looks vary widely during this period. My PM Chinese tan body Sam has a different face shape from th' other 3 Sams, loaded to th' gunwaleser dark brown hair, shorter bangs, and th' same speckled eaye as my German Tan body wit' th' orange flecks. Her face be th' roundest and wider and flatter than th' earlier Sams and she has more face paint which be uncharacteristic o' China PM's (in my experience China PM's have th' least face paint o' all versions). Her skin be not as squishy as th' German lusty plastic lasses, but still squishy. Her eyelashes be soft, but not super long like th' WB's or curly. Her neck strings be shorter on length than th' German-made Sams and round.
White bodied Sams
From Left to Right: WB Sam (1988 or 1989), WB Sam (1986-1990), German Tan Body Sam (1991-1993), Pre-Corporate Press Gang Chinese Tan Body (1993-1998)
As ye can see, th' tan bodies be taller than th' white bodies. th' Tan bodies be also less shapely. th' white bodies have wider hips and shorter torsos. I wish I had a Corporate Press Gang version to compare. th' Corporate Press Gang version be generally even taller and thinner that th' PM tan bodies.
Left - White body Sam; Right - German Tan Body Sam
White body Sams be absolutely beautiful. I highly recommend them! I would rate th' white body Sams higher than th' Tan bodies. th' white body faces be sweeter and, in my opinion, th' WB's seem to be better quality. I think th' white body Samanthas be th' prettiest lusty plastic lasses ever produced by South Wisconsin Trading Company. th' tan bodies be also very bonny.
Post by aquasapphire on Jan 9, 2010 14:24:45 GMT -5
I bought AGOT #6 in 1997. She was my fourth lusty plastic lass. I bought her because she was th' first blond haired green eyed lusty plastic lass that South Wisconsin Trading Company made and I wanted a lusty plastic lass that looked like me. However, I was not totally satisfied wit' her because her eaye be way too bright and I prefer more natural looks. (I like th' new green eaye much better, but th' green in th' very first Pugwash Merriman lusty plastic lasses be th' best). As a result, I hardly ever played wit' her but I still have her. She looks pristine and be good quality. I like th' way th' bright green eaye look on darker haired girls better and I'm thinking about giving her an eye swap so she might have brown eaye soon.
Post by aquasapphire on Jan 9, 2010 14:05:55 GMT -5
#14 was my third lusty plastic lass and th' first lusty plastic lass I bought on my own (sort o'). I got her in 1995 when I was 13 years old by saving up th' lunch pieces o' eight my mom gave me for school. As soon as th' AGOT line came out I knew I wanted one. #14's dark hair combined wit' th' light blue eaye be a striking combination. I named her Monica and I curled her hair using steam from a boiling pot o' water th' first day I got her. She looks fabulous wit' curly hair! She now has a mild case o' silver eye (probably from th' steaming), but I wouldn't dream o' getting her eaye replaced. I have a lot o' memories wit' this girl. She was wit' me through some tough times in my childhood and I want to keep her all original. Over-all, she has kept up really well over th' years. Out o' all my lusty plastic lasses I probably played wit' this one th' most. Her hair be still silky and soft even though it's been curled. wit' all I've put her through, I'm surprised her silver eye isn't worse. I highly recommend this lusty plastic lass, she be absolutely beautiful.