2016 DAE DiamondsThis year’s Industry’s Choice winners in the Dolls Awards of Excellence competition were announced at the International Doll & Teddy Show in Asheville, N.C., June11. The Industry’s Choice winners will go on to be the nominees for this year’s Public’s Choice Awards, voted on by the readers of DOLLS and Haute Doll magazines.

This year’s Industry’s Choice winners are:


Children’s Play Doll

01 Kii Nani full
Ki’i Nani
Bo Bergemann

01 Laura Ingalls full
Laura Ingalls
The Queen’s Treasures


01 Sam 1960s full
Sam, Your 1960s Girl
A Girl for All Time

01 Stephan full

Collectible Baby Doll

02 Harlow Awake full
Harlow Awake
Laura Tuzio-Ross

02 Jovie full
Jennifer Costello

02 Lucia full
Lucia by Berenguer
JC Toys Group

02 Treasure full
Shawna Clymer

02 You Are So Beautiful full
You Are So Beautiful
Ashton-Drake Galleries