Collecting Ball-Jointed Dolls (BJD) is probably one of the geekiest but coolest hobbies I’ve seen and heard of. You think that only kids collect dolls? Think again. BJD collecting has a very big but niche market and is most popular mainly with Otakus. There’s just something very anime-ish with most BJDs. Big eyes, skinny bodies, [...]
Kokeshi are traditional Japanese wooden dolls, totally different from Matryoshka or nested Russian dolls. Craig Galentine has a large assortment of handmade and hand painted Kokeshi dolls in his Etsy store. Among the many ninja dolls, you also find all time favourites Cpt. Kirk and Spock, the original Trekkies. Definitely Dept. of Awesomeness worthy!