10 Best American Girl Dolls | March 2017
We spent 25 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. American Girl Dolls were first released in 1986 and have only grown in popularity since then because the brand has developed a wonderfully diverse cast of characters. We found dolls that will inspire your daughter to express herself, be confident, and use her imagination. You'll want to hold onto these long after your kids outgrow them. Skip to the best american girl doll on Amazon.
Samantha Parkington was one of the first three American Girls, along with Kirsten and Molly. If you want to start your daughter's collection from the beginning, then you can't go wrong with giving her this classic and ultra-feminine model.
- precious ruffles on the sleeves
- includes manners and mischief book
- outfit may be too dated for some
Parents who want to encourage their little girl to travel the world, and perhaps do a semester in Paris, should give her Grace Thomas. She wears a charm bracelet her mother gave her, adorned with an Eiffel Tower, postcard, little suitcase and more.
- cute and tightly woven braid
- trendy ankle boots
- not much detail on the clothing
If you're raising a cultured daughter who takes music lessons and attends cotillion, give her the sophisticated Rebecca Rubin. She wears an authentic 1914 outfit, complete with bloomer bottoms, a dainty barrette, and faux pearls.
- soft velvet shoes
- silky curly hair
- movable limbs and head
Melody Ellison is a part of the Beforever 1960s line of dolls. She's a wonderful gift for a little girl who appreciates vintage clothing and also wants to stand out from the crowd. Melody wears darling patent leather shoes with bows and a matching headband.
- playful hair style
- washable socks and underwear
- great addition to a diverse set
Girls who love to spend time outdoors playing make-believe and connecting with nature will bond with Lea Clark. Her over-the-shoulder messenger bag lets her collect seashells and stones she finds on the beach and is soft to the touch.
- vibrant tribal print on the dress
- fake compass necklace for explorers
- natural-looking highlights
The young rockabilly in your home will adore the vintage sweetheart dress and shiny Mary Janes on Maryellen Larkin. She has a cute little knit shrug with an embroidered M, and a smooth, silky wig that can be combed and styled.
- more affordable than most others
- gorgeous strawberry blonde hair
- her story is great for trail blazers
If you want to raise your daughter to follow her dreams and feel free to express herself, Saige Copeland can be her buddy on her creative journey. She comes with a book about her life being raised in New Mexico with her dog and horse.
- adorable realistic freckles
- limbs are made from quality vinyl
- cool turquoise ring