We can fix your doll if it is made of porcelain, composition or Plastic
If you want to restore that childhood doll that has seen better days... Repair a doll that is damaged by time, play, smoke or improper storage, or Increase the value of a collectible or antique doll or a vintage doll
We can repair or replace missing or broken parts. Some doll materials such as composition can have defects such as a hole or cracks filled or repaired. Professional doll repair determines what materials to use. Broken porcelain parts must be replaced. If the doll repair is for a doll that is missing an arm or both arms or leg or both legs, we can fix it. Often restoration requires replacement of eyes or of the criers or voice box. In all cases if the parts are available or can be found, we can fix the doll. Our professional doll restorers will quickly fix and return your doll.
We can clean and/or repair body surfaces. Using the latest is safe and effective solvents and cleaners made specifically to clean antique dolls or doll parts including the wig or hair. We can remove the dirt, grime, and smudges of all those years of love and play. We can remove SOME ink and marker stains. If paint is required after cleaning or if fill is required to fill defects, we will do t hat repair and then paint the part. Smoke damage can be hard to clean but we can usally make your doll look like new.
Replacement clothing and accessories. A complete doll repair or restoration may include clothing. If required, we can replace clothing. We can obtain commercially manufactured clothing or we can custom-made clothing to match an original or that shown in a photo or reference photograph. This is often the final doll or antique doll restoration item that will restore a doll to the very best of your childhood memories. (response to Google Search)
When sending your doll to the Doll Hospital, DO NOTUse original boxes or a box that you must have back. We cannot make sure that your box will be used to return your doll. Use a Good Sturdy Cardboard Box, Double weight if you can get them. Thank You!
Fees for repairs or restorations are due at the time order is placed. Acceptable forms of payment are Visa, Master Card, Discover and American Express, We also take any debit cards that display one of the credit card trademarks. If you cannot pay at the time of order by credit card, we may be able to make PayPal arrangements. Checks and money orders are no longer acceptable. Dolls left over 30 days without payment or otherwise abandoned may be given to charity.