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Sindy Designer Outfit - Sindy brunette 'Hair Switch'
  • Sindy brunette 'Hair Switch'
    Pedigree Dolls & Toys
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Sindy brunette 'Hair Switch'

  • Object:

    Sindy Designer Outfit

  • Place of origin:

    exeter (made)

  • Date:

    1965 (Manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pedigree Dolls & Toys (Manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    A variety of sewn fabrics.

  • Museum number:

    B.190-2012

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Sindy brunette 'Hair Switch'. The hair switch came in three colours, black, chestnut and blonde. The hair piece attached with a strip of red cotton, designed to look like an Alice band when fixed to the head. There is a small piece of velcro under the Alice band to keep it in place, and this is one of the earliest uses of velcro in a toy, and definitely the earliest use of velcro in Sindy.

Physical description

Sindy brunette 'Hair Switch' with a red band around the head. Accompanying guidance book has pink cover and black and white print.

Place of Origin

exeter (made)

Date

1965 (Manufactured)

Artist/maker

Pedigree Dolls & Toys (Manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

A variety of sewn fabrics.

Descriptive line

Sindy brunette 'Hair Switch' with guidance

Materials

Paper; Hair

Techniques

Stitching

Categories

Children & Childhood; Dolls & Toys

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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