dress-up & paper dolls
February 8, 2012 2:45 PM   Subscribe

Hipster girl? Hipster boy? Superhero? Mii? A modern Mucha? Regency hero or heroine? Tudors? Steampunk (one, two)? Here's more.
How about pop culture? True Blood. Mad Men (Joan S1, S2, S3). Marty McFly (by Derek Eads). Jonathan Coulton. Lady GaGa. Kyle Hilton (previously: Arrested Development) also has Parks and Recreation, Breaking Bad, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, and various films. (previously: a blog - manly - PONIES)
posted by flex (20 comments total) 30 users marked this as a favorite
posted by tumid dahlia at 2:47 PM on February 8, 2012

posted by tumid dahlia at 2:54 PM on February 8, 2012

How could you skip over historical witch? So accurate, it's even raining!
posted by filthy light thief at 2:57 PM on February 8, 2012

The ones under the "Mad Men" link are odd. It's like somebody who's had paper cut outs described to them in a vague way but has never actually played with them. They have a glass of scotch that is basically the size of a spa for Don Draper (although that might be a social comment? And they have ties that are of a different scale and orientation than the tie the Don Draper model is actually wearing. Weird.
posted by yoink at 3:10 PM on February 8, 2012 [1 favorite]

Ahh, this reminds me of the old days moderating the Otakuworld forum, home of the KISS Doll. As far as I'm concerned, the medium reached its apex with Dov Sherman's minigame- and easter egg-packed magnum opus, in which you dress up Cloud Strife...in drag.
posted by darksasami at 3:10 PM on February 8, 2012 [2 favorites]

Worse yet, the Mad Men link has the folding tabs attached to the figures instead of the clothes, as though they expect you to clothe the accessories using the human. Obviously we're dealing with someone unclear on the concept here.
posted by scrowdid at 3:17 PM on February 8, 2012

The tabs and sizing on the Mad Men ones are done properly when you open the PDFs they link to - I agree that the pictures are strangely done, but the PDFs are fine.
posted by flex at 3:21 PM on February 8, 2012

I really like the Modern Mucha one.
posted by Windigo at 3:53 PM on February 8, 2012

the breaking bad one for guss needs an extra face like the pinkman one.
posted by cupcake1337 at 4:12 PM on February 8, 2012

My friend and I are obsessed with the Tudor one. It's one of the better online dolls I've seen. Very detailed and most importantly not buggy.
posted by CheeseLouise at 4:25 PM on February 8, 2012

Modern Mucha seems a bit too anime for me.
posted by HeroZero at 4:26 PM on February 8, 2012 [1 favorite]

I love the Regency hero and heroine ones, although I didn't understand why Regency hero's cravats were in the undergarments section. Cravats are not undergarments! Beau Brummel would shudder with a certain refined horror!
posted by so much modern time at 5:36 PM on February 8, 2012

Disappointed with the female Steampunk one. If you are a steampunk lady, you need proper hats.
posted by Samizdata at 7:34 PM on February 8, 2012

I know what I'm going to be doing for the rest of the evening.
posted by deborah at 8:40 PM on February 8, 2012

oh god I love the underthings on the Mucha. She's got flowers hanging over her nethers and breasts by little chains, I am so totally going to do that either on stage or some crazy summer day.

Also I made a superhero version of my drunken pornmonger artist identity.
posted by egypturnash at 8:55 PM on February 8, 2012

oh wait it somehow lost the bottle of alcohol. THIS IS IMPORTANT. fix'd
posted by egypturnash at 9:09 PM on February 8, 2012

How can they have Gus Fring and not include a box cutter?
posted by nushustu at 8:31 AM on February 9, 2012

OH MY GOD YOU CAN DRAG AND DROP SPARKLES I think I know what I'll be doing for the next couple of hours.
posted by Nibbly Fang at 10:05 AM on February 9, 2012

printable Downton Abbey paper dolls!
posted by flex at 7:39 PM on February 17, 2012

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