Antique Child Doll Restoration – Doll Repair – Doll Clothes

Antique Child Doll Restoration & Doll Repair

for Antique & Vintage Dolls

serving doll lovers of the world from Idaho

Doll repair classes for 2016 NOW FORMING!!

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I feel empowered!  I have that post-conference “high” of “Nothing can stop me now”!  I have the confidence and ability to restore all of my own dolls

  IMG_5931Tete Jumeau French child doll

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Antique Child Doll Restoration has custom and rack doll clothing for your special doll.

Clothing, slips, underwear, shoes, socks and accessories. are available for dolls 1850 to 1950.

German advertising doll

A career in doll repair introduces you to the greatest people and personal stories. Click Photo for FULL Story

Looking for a Career Change?                    Consider a career in Doll Repair, Restoration & Conservation for  those that are passionate about dolls.  Antique Child offers hands-on training in  a full range of doll repair techniques, and supplies you with the needed basics to start your business.  In addition,  instruction in effective doll business practices and web site training is provided. Even after you leave Antique Child your learning is never over.  Mentoring and assistance is open to all students who complete the  doll restoration and doll repair career training. 

Antique Child specializes in professional doll repair, doll restoration and doll clothing, utilizing authentic period fabrics, laces and patterns for your antique, vintage or not so old doll. Certificated in Professional Doll Restoration, your doll will receive the very best.

 Featured Restorations!! 
Jumeau 10 Restored

French Jumeau 10


Bartenstein 2 face wax doll head front BEFORE

Fritz Bartenstein 2 Face Wax Doll


Italian Creche doll

Creche Figure Doll

blond china lowbrow in milistary uniform

Meet the General!

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Featured Custom Costume

1870 Promenade Dress

This detailed silk promenade dress with embroidery is a sample of a CUSTOM costume, available to those who wish the best for their heirloom dolls! The doll clothes includes exquisite custom under clothes, double dress, lapels, shawl and hat.


Lola Montera cabuchon parian

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Surprise Doll . . . . What’s In a Face?

The answer is HISTORY. This 1894 Art Fabric Mills rag doll has been hidden for over 100 years. Her body had been used for a large 1850 china doll head.

Art Fabric Mills rag doll


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Member of

Doll Restoration Society *  United Federation of Doll Clubs * American Federation of Independent Business Women

Museum consultant and materials contribution for 

  Owyhee County Historical Museum– Murphy, Idaho &

Basque Museum & Cultural Center – Boise, Idaho

Henry Franc MuseumWilmington, DE

Winterthur Garden, Museum and Library –  Winterthur, DE

Daughters of Utah PioneersSpanish Forks, UT

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Ready to Send Your Doll?


Janie Nafsinger
17122 W. Locust Lane
Caldwell, Idaho 83607

Process & FAQ
 Process & FAQ

CLICK here to find out how the process works from sending your doll, completion time, payment info and shipping.


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