A very big round of applause to Aimee age 7, who designed Petalina’s official doll emoji, here it is after being emoji-fied. Also have a peak at all of our entries, we loved every single one, they were all individual and oozed each designer’s unique personality.
And the winners of our Photo Competition are......
And the winners are!!!!
The top prize of a gift voucher for £60 goes to....
Entry number 4, by Elizabeth Gault from Kirkcudbright in Scotland!
Congratulations Elizabeth, we just love how your photograph of Isobel walking hand in hand with Jessica on the beach sums up doll play entirely. Isobel is completely absorbed in her play, chatting with Jessica as best friends do. Wonderful!
The two runners up prizes of gift vouchers for £30 go to.....
Entry number 6, Ivy Mae by Tara Poole from Stafford!
We love that Ivy Mae is so clearly in love with her Happy Kidz Sophie. Apparently it was a good 20 minutes after opening this present and changing outfits that her other presents got a look in!
Entry number 22, Bunnie by Gemma Louise Davies!
With Bunnie's smily face and Christmas outfit, this photo won the popular vote!
We also loved the following photographs and wished we could send out a few more prizes!
12. We love those happy smiling faces, each with a Lottie doll.
16. Nora with Finouche Brigitte. So many people love that you are so alike!
19. Rosie fast asleep with her doll recovering from all the excitement of Christmas Day!
24. Hannah with Hannah enjoying a great day out.
28. Eve with Happy Kidz Emily. We love that you are both so relaxed in each other's company reading.
Thank you once again to everyone who took part in this competition. It has been an absolute joy for all seeing your photos of your gorgeous girls with their dolls.
The response to our Christmas photo competition has been amazing this year and photos are still arriving. Remember the deadline is midnight on January 1st so you can still join in the fun and have the chance to win a Petalina voucher. Click here to find out more details about the competition and how to enter.
Would you like to help choose the winners? Scroll to the bottom of the page and let us know which picture you would choose in the comments box. it will take a few hours for your comment to be displayed as they have to be approved first (to prevent spamming on the website). Remember this is to help us and isn't a vote as the photos have not been displayed for equal lengths of time so that wouldn't be fair.
Good luck everyone!
1. Cousins Joni 5 and Alana 10, entered by Carla Terry
2. Cousins Joni 5 and Alana 10, entered by Julia Terry
3. Hannah 5, with her two Hannah dolls, entered by Lynne Griffiths
4. Isobel 5 with Gotz Jessica, entered by Elizabeth G
5. Ivy opening her much wanted Miaculti Noah, entered by Stacey S
6. Ivy-May 4, entered by Tara P
7. Janan 9, entered by Susan R
8. Lottie 5, entered by Sarah S
9. Scarlette 4, Isabelle 4 and Leia almost 3 entered by Laura A
10. Sophie 8, Ella 3 entered by Angela N
11. Naomi 9, Keturah 5 entered by Jennifer T
12. Martha L's granddaughters camping at Christmas with Lottie in Australia, entered by Martha L
13. Poppy 3 entered by Jenine S
14. Heidi 5, entered by Jenine S
15. Lottie 10 with OG May Lee, entered by Sarah W
16. Nora 5 with Brigitte, a doll 'Just like me!' entered by Fiona L
17. Sofia 3 with Elisabeth, entered by Kate N
18. Flora 5 with Elisabeth, entered by Kristie A
19. Rosie 5 with Pearl (Bonnie & Pearl Beatrice) worn out after Xmas lunch, entered by Georgia Karaitiana
20. Emily 3 enjoying her La Nina pram, entered by Niomi D.
21. Esme 4, loves dolls so much she had 3 for Christmas! Entered by Surya GW.
22. Bunnie 5, with her Adora Toddler, entered by Louise D.
23. Tahlia 8, with Gotz Elisabeth, entered by Louise B.
24. Hannah 5, with Hannah, entered this time by Matthew Griffiths
25. Maria 5, who loves fairies, chatting with Marie by Christina RC.
26. Lily 5, loving her matching outfits, entered by Paul J.
27. Hannah with her Adora doll, entered by Amanda B.
28. Eve 9, with Happy Kidz Emily, entered by Jenny C.
29. Vivien Mae with We Girls Idealist (now called Jakob), entered by Erin P.
30. Mia Grace 4 with Our Generation Holiday Hope, entered by Natalie B.
31. Chloe 15 mths with Calin Yang, entered by Heather G.
32. Imogen 6, with Jessica and Elisabeth, entered by Nicola B.
33. Molly 5 with her Antonio Juan baby, now Holly, entered by Carolanne McCann
34. Chandler 6 with Miaculti Noah (now Luke) entered by Ashleigh A.
35. Estela 6 with Hannah and her Dog, entered by Emma B.
36. Isabella and Juliette enjoying a Christmas tea party, entered by Michelle C.
Well I think that is all of them now and the competition is closed!
What a delight it has been for all of us to be able to enjoy these gorgeous images of dolly joy at Christmas time! Thank you so much for entering everyone. Now all we have to do is to choose the winner and two runners up. Thank you for all your help so far with your suggestions. it's a very, very tough one!