Along with Momoko Retro Mermaid I’ve received another Momoko doll – Soft Hot Milk.
This doll was announced in September of 2015 and released in November 2015.
At that moment I was too busy with buying my apartment and had no free time (or money) for indulging my dolly passions…
But memory of this sweet girl with wide eyes looking up into autumn sky persisted – and while placing preorder for Retro Mermaid I looked her up at amiami website.
Here she was, with huge discount – of course, I had to have her.
One of my doll purchases i August is latest Momoko from Sekiguchi – Retro Mermaid (レトロマーメイド).
She was unveiled in May and released in August of 2017.
Let’s look at her promo pictures first:
Today was a happy day: after 5 days on the road my latest haul from amiami arrived on my doorstep.
Inside were two Momoko dolls for myself and Ussagie 033 for my friend (So good to have friends to share shipping costs with!)
That was my first experience with preordering dolls via AmiAmi and I was quite pleased with their system.
Packaging was sufficient and shipping to Russia via EMS took 5 days (nothing unusual though, all my packages from Japan to St.Petersburg took no longer than a week).
So, what have we got? Continue reading