Pullip Marie Antoinette by Groove

You can imagine how wonderful a gift it is to receive Pullip Marie Antoinette, who I had been eyeing for some time but simply could not bring myself to buy because of her hefty price tag. Is she worth the dough? Oh yes. She is magnificent!

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This Marie Antoinette is based on the character from the shojo manga, The Rose of Versailles, also called “Lady Oscar” because the main character was a woman masquerading as a palace guard for the Queen. I recall this story as a child because I had easy access to comics and manga, and I was enchanted by the overly floral artwork.

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The doll is an absolute vision, and aside from her real (UGH) fur lined hat, her outfit is just beautifully detailed.

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Here is my video review of her:


4 thoughts on “Pullip Marie Antoinette by Groove

  1. What a wonderful gift! She’s quite lovely and her hair and stock look quite intricate. The fur bits are always a little disconcerting, my Mom won’t even touch them! Thanks for your lovely blog and informative YouTube videos… Tasha

    1. I just acquired Pullip Oscar Francoise and she is such a lovely foil to Marie Antoinette. I think both of these girls are a bit overlooked. Maybe because the anime is from the 70s??

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