*AG & Site News*

Occasionally I'll post AG news (photos from the store, retirement predictions, etc.), or general L&L site updates/changes. The 5 most recent pieces will remain on the right hand side bar. Older news will be listed here in reverse chronological order, newest at the top and oldest at the bottom.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Create Your Own Custom AG Doll Visual Guide

A picture heavy visual guide to the options in the new Create Your Own Custom AG Doll.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Girl of the Year 2018 Name, Outfit, & Book Details

All the information we know about the potential GOTY 2018 character, including a new shirt leaked yesterday.

Friday, July 21, 2017

Share My 20% off American Girl Coupon

I received a 20% off coupon and would be happy to pick up anything people needed with it.

Monday, July 17, 2017

New Beforever Nanea's Grocery Store Leaked

A quick glimpse of the newest Beforever character's "big" item was spotted on Good Morning America.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

30% off Sale on Wellie Wishers at Toys R Us

Select Wellie Wishers items at Toys R Us are currently on sale for 30% off.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Book Covers for Felicity's Beforever Reprint Released

The new books covers for the Beforever reprints of Felicity's books have been released by AG.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Leaked Photos of New Hot Air Balloon Pajamas for Truly Me

The Truly Me line is due for new sleepwear and it looks like it'll be getting some hot air balloon themed ones soon.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Photos of Contemporary Character Tenney Grant's Wardrobe

A fellow collector shared photos with us of her dolls modeling pieces from Tenney's collection.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Stock Photos for Girl of the Year 2017 Gabriela's Collection

Some of the stock photos for part of GOTY 2017's collection have leaked.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Photos of Girl of the Year 2017 Gabriela Mcbride's Wardrobe

A fellow collector shared photos with us of her dolls modeling pieces from Gabriela's collection.

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Potential New Outfit for American Girl's First Boy Doll Logan

An outfit leaked which looks like it could be for AG's first ever boy doll, Logan, friend of the new contemporary character Tenney.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Cover for Girl of the Year 2017 Gabriela McBride's 1st Book

Finally! The cover and summary of the GOTY 2017's first book has been leaked.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Leaked Photos of New Basketball Uniform for 1970s Julie

Photos and details of a revised, new basketball outfit for the 1970s Beforever character Julie.

Monday, December 25, 2016

Information for 2017 Girl of the Year Gabriela McBride

All the info we know so far about next year's Girl of the Year 2017 with photos and details.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Information for 2017 Contemporary Character Tenney Grant

All the info we know so far about the new Contemporary Character Tenney Grant, to be released next spring. 

Friday, November 25, 2016

Leaked Photos of Potential New Indigo Dress for Truly Me

Photos of a simple, but elegant indigo dress appeared, most likely for the Truly Me line.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Upcoming Sparkle Sheath Dress for TM, Tenny, or GOTY

A cute modern style sheath dress was leaked, though it's unclear who the outfit is for.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Detail Photos of New White Lace Top & Sparkle Skirt Outfit

Detailed photos of what this leaked outfit looks like modeled on a doll. 

Monday, November 21, 2016

Photos of New Upcoming Ballet/Dance Outfit for Truly Me

It seems like a new dance set might be coming out to replace the current 2 set dance outfits. 

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Potential Outfit for Tenney Grant/GOTY 2017/Truly Me

This cute outfit leaked on ebay and could be for a variety of lines next year. 

Monday, November 14, 2016

Potential New Flamingo Swimsuit/Outfit for Maryellen

A possible new swimsuit/outfit for most likely Maryellen leaked, featuring flamingos.

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Detailed Photos of New Items for Re-Release of Felicity

Photos of the details for the leaked outfits coming out for the revamp of Felicity.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Leaked Pajamas Set for New Character Tenney Grant

Photos of a pink gingham pajamas set leaked recently, though it's still unclear who the set belongs to.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Photos of New Upcoming 2 Piece Swimsuit for Truly Me

Another new swimsuit set leaked on eBay, this time an orange 2 piece for Truly Me.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Leaked Outfit for Julie or Contemporary Character Tenney

Photos of a cute new blouse and skirt for either Julie or the new Contemporary character Tenney Grant leaked.

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Detail Photos of Pet for GOTY 2017 or Contemporary Girl

A fellow AG fan sent us detail photos of the new leaked grey cat, rumored to be for the Girl of the Year 2017 Gabriela, or for the new Contemporary Character Tenney Grant. 

Saturday, October 15, 2016

New Leaked Blue & Gold Gown for Felicity's Re-Release

Another new leaked outfit for Felicity, further strengthening the rumor she's coming back out of the archive soon! 

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Leaked Photos of New Undergarments Set for Felicity!

Photos of what appear to be a new colonial era undergarments set leaked on eBay and we're all guessing it's for the re-release of spunky Felicity!

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Photos of Leaked New Plaid Shirt & Pleather Skirt Outfit

A new outfit has leaked which looks like it could be a mix-and-match set for Truly Me.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Melody Dressed in Outfits from Different Time Periods

The Dress Up Gallery for our newest 1960s Beforever Melody is finally up.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Giveaway for 5 Melody Debut Promo Shirts on L&L IG!

To celebrate the release of Melody and the launch of the L&L IG, we are giving away 5 Melody Promo shirts, given out at stores during the debut event! 

Thursday, August 25, 2016

New Beforever Mysteries, WellieWishers Books, & Possible Felicity Reprint

A passel of new books are coming out next year, and most excitingly, a potential reprinting of Felicity's books in the new Beforever format.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Wellie Wishers Now Sold at Toys R Us

You can now buy WellieWishers accessories at your local Toys R Us.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Leaked New Valentine Hearts Outfit for Bitty Baby

A cute new hearts themed outfit that leaked for Bitty Baby.

Monday, August 22, 2016

Photos of New Red Plaid Holiday Dress for Bitty Baby

Photos of the complete holiday outfit for Bitty Baby from eBay.

Sunday, August 21, 2016

All Stock Photos & Prices for Melody's Collection

I've compiled all the stock photos of Melody's collection into collage images with prices for quick reference.

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Another Possible Store Debut Gift for Beforever Melody

Although we've already seen a possible store debut shirt for Melody, another shirt leaked which seems to be tied to Melody's singing theme. 

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Leaked Photos of Grey Sparkle Jumper for Truly Me

Photos of a leaked grey sparkle jumper appeared on eBay for Truly Me.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Upcoming New Polka Dot & Striped Swimsuit for Truly Me

Leaked photos of what appear to be a new swimsuit for the Truly Me line.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Photos of Possible Upcoming Flamboyant Lace Outfit

A new potential outfit, but this one leaves me so confused to which line it could be for, or if it's even AG. 

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Leaked New Snowflake Sweater Dress (Possible PWP)

Photos of what could be either a new outfit or Purchase-With-Purchase sweater dress.

Monday, August 15, 2016

Another New Pajamas Set (Winter Fox) Leaked

A second pajamas set leaked on eBay, this time with a white fox graphic and shorts.

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Photos of 3 New Dolls Coming Soon

It looks like at least 3 new dolls will be released in the near future. 

Friday, August 12, 2016

New 2-in-1 Pink Ice Skating Outfit for Truly Me

Photos of what appears to be a new pink ice skating outfit leaked on eBay.

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Upcoming Purple Sparkle Dance Outfit for Truly Me

It looks like another new dance outfit is on the way for the Truly Me line, of course bedazzled to the nines.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Photos of New Pink Penguin Pajamas for Dolls

We already saw the stock photos for the matching girl's version of this outfit, and now here are leaked photos of the doll version. 

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Another Potential Limited Edition Holiday Dress Leaked

Another contender for the possible limited edition, store exclusive holiday outfit has appeared.

Monday, August 8, 2016

New White & Navy Dress for Beforever Rebecca

Photos of what appear to be a new outfit for Rebecca leaked on eBay showing a white & blue dress.

Sunday, August 7, 2016

4 Upcoming New Matching Outfits for Girls

Leaked stock photos of 4 new outfits coming out soon for girls to match the 18 inch doll version. 

Friday, July 29, 2016

Photos of New Monogrammed Dress for Beforever Kit

A new outfit for Beforever character Kit leaked on eBay, appearing to be a monogrammed dress.

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Lissie & Lilly are now on Instagram!

Follow L&L on our new Instagram account @lissielilly for photos, and more! :D

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Upcoming Sparkle Gold Holiday Dress for Truly Me

Photos of the second potential holiday outfit for Truly Me this holiday season from eBay.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Photos of Upcoming Strawberry Swim/Play Suit for Maryellen

It seems that the leaked strawberry swim/play suit is indeed sized for the 18 inch dolls, likely for Maryellen. Here are photos one of our lovely readers shared of her Maryellen modeling the outfit.

Friday, July 8, 2016

L&L's 2nd Summer Postcard Exchange!

Last year's postcard exchange was so much fun that we had to do it again this year! Design a postcard and receive a postcards from other L&L readers. Your doll's wall will be plastered with postcards from all over by the end of summer. ^_^ I hope you'll be able to participate, the more the merrier!

Thursday, July 7, 2016

New Leaked Plum Holiday Outfit for Truly Me

Photos from eBay of what appears to be one of this year's holiday outfits. 

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Photos of Melody in Various Hairstyles & Outfits

Here are several photos I took of Melody sporting a selection of different hairstyles and outfits to give people a better idea of how versatile her look is. 

Friday, July 1, 2016

Comparison Photos of Melody, Addy, & Cecile Dolls

Photos comparing the Melody doll next to the Addy and Cecile dolls.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Review of 1960s Beforever Melody Doll

We are so lucky to be able to review the newest Beforever character, Melody Ellison doll! 

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Samantha's Red Dress Prototype or Re-release? Comparison Photos

Several detail and comparison photos of the leaked red dress for Samantha, though it is still unclear if these are protoype/factory rejects, or if AG will release this dress with the new fabric.

Friday, June 10, 2016

Melody's Meet Dress Modeled on Truly Me #62 Doll

Photos of how Truly Me #62 looks wearing Melody's meet outfit.

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Photos of New Red Dress for Beforever Melody or Truly Me

A fellow collector shared with us photos of the leaked Red Polka Dot dress details and how it looks modeled on a doll with similar traits as Melody.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Photos of Complete Pajamas for 1960s Beforever Melody

After seeing the top shirt earlier this year, we now have photos of the full PJs set which leaked on eBay.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Leaked Photos of Limited Edition Holiday Outfit for Truly Me

Photos of what could potentially be this year's limited edition, store exclusive holiday outfit for the Truly Me line appeared on eBay.

Monday, June 6, 2016

Detail Photos of Potential Pet for Girl of the Year 2017

Several photos of the details of the new, leaked pet dog, who could possibly be for next year's Girl of the Year 2017.

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Mystery of the White Sweater... Solved! Winter Outfit for TM

We finally know what the mysterious, fuzzy, white sweater from last fall is from! It's part of a new winter outfit coming soon for the Truly Me line. 

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Leaked New Swimsuit for Maryellen/Bitty Baby Outfit

This cute outfit leaked on eBay though it's hard to tell from the photos if it will be a new 50s style swimsuit for Maryellen or a new outfit for Bitty Baby. 

Friday, June 3, 2016

Photos of New Upcoming Skirt for Truly Me

A collector shared photos of what is most likely an unreleased skirt coming soon for the Truly Me line in a future release.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Collector's Detail Photos of Leaked Pomeranian PJs on Doll

Detail photos from a fellow collector of the leaked Pomeranian PJs on eBay.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

New Blue Regency Dress & Mantilla for Josefina!

Hurray hurray hurray! Another new outfit is coming out soon for beautiful Josefina, this time in the Regency style with a new mantilla. 

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Collector's Photos of Leaked Gold Coat for Beforever Melody

A fellow collector kindly took several photos of the leaked gold coat modeled on her doll and shared them with us. 

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Leaked Gold Dress for Beforever Melody or Truly Me

This lovely gold dress appeared on eBay and looks like it could be either for the Beforever character Melody or from the Truly Me line.

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Potential New Pet Dog for Girl of the Year 2017?

A cute, new puppy leaked on eBay. Could this be the pet for next year's Girl of the Year 2017? 

Friday, May 27, 2016

Photos of New Outfit, Possibly for Beforever Julie

A fun and different outfit leaked today, and it looks like it could be for out 70s girl Julie.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

New Red Polka Dot Dress for Truly Me or Bitty

Another new outfit, possibly for the Truly Me line or the Bitty line.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Finally! New Leaked Outfit for Josefina!

After all this time, it looks like Josefina will finally be getting a new outfit. 

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Leaked Photos of New Coat for Beforever Melody or Truly Me

Photos of a gorgeous coat that has yet to be released appeared on ebay, though it's still unclear which line it belongs to. 

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Cat Prototype PJs Mystery Solved, New Truly Me PJs

The final version of the prototype Cheshire Cat PJs that leaked last summer has appeared on eBay, with a different end graphic.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Comparison Photos of New Ballet Outfit vs. Mia's Outfit

Detail and comparison photos of the leaked new ballet outfit for Truly Me with Mia's performance outfit, taken by a fellow AG collector.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Leaked Photos of New Truly Me Ballet/Dance Outfit

A potential new ballet outfit for the Truly Me line leaked on eBay.

Monday, March 8, 2016

Photos of 1960s Beforever Melody Pajamas Top

Photos from eBay of the top from Melody's PJs set. 

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Photos of 1960s Beforever Melody Rainbow Play Outfit

Leaked photos from eBay of Melody's rainbow play outfit.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Stock Photos for Melody Doll & Floral Peplum Dress

Stock photos for the Melody doll and her floral peplum dress are up on various news websites now.

Monday, February 22, 2016

1960s Beforever Melody Doll & Collection Revealed!

The much awaited reveal for the 1960s Beforever character Melody's doll and her collection!

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Photos of GOTY 2016 Lea's Fancy White Dress & Accessories 

Photos of the Fancy, White, Embroidered dress, along with the matching shoes and hair accessory for Lea Clark, to be released later in the year. 

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Review for Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark Doll

My review for the 2016 GOTY Lea Clark Doll (very photo heavy).

Monday, January 11, 2016

Details & Comparison Photos of 1960s Beforever's Pet Dog

Collector's photos of details of 1960s Beforever Melody's pet dog, as well as comparison with other AG pets.

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Happy New Year! Coming up for L&L in 2016...

Happy new year wishes for 2016, as well as what to expect from the blog this year. 

Friday, January 8, 2016

Cover for GOTY 2016 Lea Clark's 3rd Book & Box Set

The cover, table of contents, and first page for Lea's 3rd book, as well as image of her 3 book boxed set are out!

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Journey Book Cover Illustration for 1960s Beforever Melody

And last but not least, here is the cover illustration for Melody's Journey book, my favorite one yet! 

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Cover for Book 2 of 1960s Beforever Melody Ellison

The second book cover for your 1960s Beforever girl Melody!

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Mysterious Leaked Upcoming Bunny Rabbit for ?

A reader has shared photos of this strange leaked bunny that may soon be released, as well as comparison photos with Lanie's bunny Lulu.

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Store Photos from Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark Debut

The store photos and measurements from the GOTY 2016 debut in stores are finally up! 

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Potential Release/Debut Date for 1960s Beforever Melody

Thanks to Amanda, we know when Melody's other books will be released, suggesting that the doll herself and her collection will be released then as well.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

1960s Beforever Melody Ellison's Pet Photos

Another set of leaked photos for an animal, this time for our 1960s Beforever character, Melody Ellison's pet terrier!

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Photos of GOTY 2016 Lea Clark's Sloth!

Finally! We see my the heavily anticipated sloth from next year's Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark's collection! ^_^

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Details about 1960s Beforever Melody Ellison from Book 1

Specific details about Melody, her family, and her story from her first book.

Sunday, December 27, 2015

New American Girl Doll Line: Wellie-Wishers

Information about the new AG trademark Wellie-Wishers, potentially for a new doll line, with photos.

Friday, December 25, 2015

Stock Photos for GOTY 2016 Swimsuit & Beach Accessories

The stock photos for Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark's Mix and Match Swimsuit and her Beach Accessories are up on the Canadian Indigo website.

Friday, December 25, 2015

GOTY 2016 Lea Clark's Book 2 Cover Illustration & Summary

Photos of the cover illustration and back cover of the second book for Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark.

Thursday, December 24, 2015

1960s Beforever Book 1 Chapter List, and Book 2 & Journey Book Titles & Summaries

Photos of the chapter list for the first book for the 1960s Beforever character Melody, as well as the titles and summaries for her second book and Journey book.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Cover Illustration & Summary for 1960s BeForever

The cover illustration as well as the back cover summary for book 1 for the 1960s BeForever girl Melody Ellison has leaked!

Monday, December 21, 2015

Specific Details about GOTY 2016 from Mini Doll Book 1

Lots of answers to questions we've all been wondering about next year's Girl of the Yea 2016 Lea Clark from the mini doll version of her first book. 

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Photos of Potential Store Debut Gift for 1960s BeForever

Photos of a possible store debut gift shirt for the next historical character to be released next year in 2016, modeled on dolls.

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

All Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark Leaks/Info/Photos

I have reorganized the giant list of link for the GOTY 2016 leaks so it is easier to navigate and view. This list has been added as a tab to the top of this blog until the official release on January 1st for quick reference. 

Sunday, December 6, 2015

GOTY 2016 Lea Clark Complete Collection & Prices List

A list of the complete collection and prices for next year's Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark!

Friday, December 4, 2015

Stock Photo of Full Sized Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark Doll

At long last, the full sized photo of next year's girl of the year has been released!

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark Book Cover

The book cover for the first book for GOTY 2016 Lea Clark has leaked.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Photos of GOTY 2016/TM Swimsuits Modeled on Dolls

Photos of the two potential swimsuits for either the Girl of the Year 2016 or the Truly Me line modeled on Kanani and Caroline dolls.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Comparison Photos of GOTY 2016 Lea Mini Doll & Marisol

Many people have expressed that the Girl of the Year 2016 will look similar to Marisol so a kind reader sent us some photos of her mini Lea doll next to her Marisol doll for comparison. 

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Photos of Green Dress for 1960s BeForever on Doll

A fellow collector has sent us photos of the first leaked outfit, potentially for the 1960s BeForever character, modeled on her doll.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Mysterious, White, Fuzzy Sweater for Truly Me?

Photos of the strange, fuzzy, white sweater that leaked on eBay with the American Girl logo on it. 

Monday, November 16, 2015

Photoshop Potential Looks for Full Sized GOTY 2016

After seeing the mini doll photos yesterday, I took a stab at photoshopping some possible looks and hair/eye combinations the full sized doll could have. 

Sunday, November 15, 2015

GOTY 2016 Lea Clark Mini Doll Detail & Comparison Photos

The wonderful Lindsey Basham took several detail photos and comparison photos of her mini Lea doll with other dolls and sent them to us to share so everyone can get a better feel for the full sized doll.

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark's Complete Leaked Wardrobe

One of our readers was able to pick up one of each of the leaked, potential GOTY 2016 Lea Clark outfits, and was kind enough to send us a group photo of her doll dressed in the outfits so everyone can get a feel for the colors and theme of this collection.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Possible Upcoming Sale on Caroline, Truly Me, & Bitty

This afternoon several Facebook groups discovered links (not live yet) to what appear to be future sale bundles for Caroline, Truly Me, Bitties, and matching girl outfits. 

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Leaked Potential 2016 Valentine's Dress for Truly Me

An outfit leaked on eBay which appears to be next spring's Valentine dress for the Truly Me line, and we were lucky two of our readers who purchased the outfit sent us several photos of their dolls modeling it along with close up of the dress details. 

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Photos of 1960s BeForever Floral Dress on Doll

A fantastic reader sent us photos of the potential Floral Bow Peplum dress modeled on her #26 doll to share for everyone to see the construction and lay of the outfit.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Store Photos of Special Package Deals & New Items

Photos from the store of the special package deal sales AG is currently having, along with the new purple Floral Bed and new Doll Carrier. Also updates to the In Store Winter Exclusives for Girls.

Monday, November 9, 2015

Photos of GOTY 2016 Explorer/Hiking Outfit on Doll

A reader sent us photos of the Explorer/Hiking outfit from Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark's collection modeled on her doll. 

Sunday, November 8, 2015

Simplicity Patterns at Jo-Ann for $1

If you sew or are an aspiring seamstress, be sure to swing by your local Jo-Ann this week and pick up a fanciful pattern for your lucky dolls. ^_^

Friday, November 6, 2015

Cast List for Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark Movie

I have compiled a cast list that has been made public on IMBd for next year's GOTY 2016 movie with photos and information on characters.  

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Changes to L&L Due to Image Thievery by LADL Blog 

After a particularly nasty set of events with an L&L image being used on the LADL blog without permission, there will be some changes in the way leaks and images will be displayed.

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Full Size Caroline Bundles Now at Costco

The full sized Caroline doll + outfit sets are now available at select Costco locations. 

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

2nd Potential Outfit for 1960s BeForever Next Year

Another potential outfit for our black BeForever character leaked, this time a lovely floral dress.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Potential Leaked Swimsuits for GOTY 2016 Lea Clark

Scoop Fairy Jenny sent me images of what could be the possible leaked swimsuits for neat year's Girl of the Year 2016, Lea Clark.

Thursday, October 27, 2015

Photos of GOTY 2016 Green Parrot Romper on Dolls

A reader sent us photos of her dolls modeling the Green Tropical Parrot Romper outfit from the Girl of the Year 2016, Lea Clark's wardrobe. 

Wednesday, October 27, 2015

Photos of GOTY 2016 Pink/Yellow Tunic Top Outfit on Dolls

Sharing photos a reader sent to us of Girl of the Year 2016, Lea Clark's leaked potential Tunic Top outfit modeled on her dolls. 

Tuesday, October 26, 2015

Photos of GOTY 2016 Purple Tie Dye Dress on Dolls

A reader has sent us photos of the leaked Purple Tie Dye dress from Girl of the Year 2016, Lea Clark's collection modeled on her dolls.

Monday, October 26, 2015

In Store Winter Exclusives for Girls & New PWP

There are several seasonal items exclusive to the stores for girls, and a new in store PWP. 

Friday, October 23, 2015

Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark Explorer/Hiking Outfit

We thought we saw them all, but we were wrong. :) 

Thursday, October 22, 2015

AG Gift Cards, Mini Dolls, Bitty Baby, Pets, Crafts at Costco

Several AG sets are available at Costco, including a great 20% off deal on gift cards. 

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Photos of GOTY 2016 Fancy Dress on Doll

A reader shared photos with us of the Fancy Dress modeled on her Kanani doll. :)

Monday, October 12, 2015

Purple Dress & Messenger Bag for GOTY 2016 Lea Clark

A leaked image on TaoBao shows a messenger bag for Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark, with a symbol that matches one on a leaked photo of a purple dress which may be her's as well.

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Leaked Outfit for GOTY 2016 Lea Clark 

Yet another outfit for next year's Girl of the Year has leaked on eBay! 

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Free Shipping Code on Orders Over $100

Current free shipping code on orders over $100 from AG is TOGETHER15

Friday, October 2, 2015

First Leaked Outfit for 2016 BeForever Historical Doll

Our first look at an outfit from what could potentially be for the 2016 BeForever character.

Monday, September 28, 2015

Fancy Occasion Dress for GotY 2016 Lea Clark

Leaked photos from eBay of what looks to be the fancy occasion dress for the Girl of the Year 2016, Lea Clark.

Friday, September 25, 2015

$10 off $50 Purchase Coupon Code from AG

American Girl released a generic $10 off $50 coupon code.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Newest Outfit for GotY 2016 Lea Clark Leak

Images of the latest potential outfit for the Girl of the Year 2016, Lea Clark, leaked on eBay.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Girl of the Year 2016 Lea Clark's Pajamas

Photos of the potential pajamas for the GotY 2016's Pajamas set modeled on a doll. 

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Maryellen Eye & Hair Comparison Photos

Comparison photos of Maryellen's hair and eye color with various other dolls, sent to us by KitandKat

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

GotY 2016, BeForever 2016, & New Mystery Books on Amazon

The pages for the 3 GotY 2016 books, the first books for the 2016 BeForever character, and 3 new mystery books have all been posted to Amazon along with some summaries and prices.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Maryellen's Collection & Prices

Stock images and prices for Maryellen's collection, to be released on Thursday.

Sunday, August 23, 2015

New Online Purchase-With-Purchase: Doodle Backpack

The new PWP online is for the Doodle Backpack for $14 when you spend $50.

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Free Shipping on Purchases Over $50 til 8/24

Two free shipping codes for purchases over $50 until Aug. 24th.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Maryellen's Debut at Scottsdale Store Photos

Photos from Maryellen's debut at the newest AG store in Scottsdale, AZ as part of their grand opening celebrations.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Photos from Scottsdale Store Soft Opening w/ New Releases

Photos from the soft opening of the newest AG store in Scottsdale, including the new winter releases for the Truly Me line.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Detailed Photos of 3 Maryellen Outfits on 2 Dolls

A fellow collector sent us several detailed photos of Maryellen's Cherry Play Outfit, Poodle Skirt, and School Outfit modeled on Caroline and Kanani.

Monday, August 17, 2015

30% off Zulily Sale on AG 

There will be a sale on Zulily for AG things starting tomorrow.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Photos of LE Mini Addy & New Mini Stand

A collector shared with us detailed photos of the potential 30th anniversary Mini Addy doll as well as up close photos of a possible new stand for the mini dolls.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Girl of the Year 2016 Meet Outfit Photos on Dolls

A collector kindly sent us detailed photos of the GotY 2016's meet outfit as well as photos of the outfit on dolls with various vinyl colors. 

Sunday, July 26, 2015

A Few AG Related and General Site Updates

Just a few quick rumors and updates regarding American Girl, as well as some updates for the blog in general.

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Photos of Maryellen's Poodle Skirt Blouse

Mix and match photos of the blouse top from Maryellen's Poodle Skirt set, shared with us by sailormolly.

Monday, July 20, 2015

New Online Purchase-with-Purchase 

The new PWP is the Feel-Better Kit for $14 when you spend $50. As far as I know this is online only for now. It will expire on July 31st.

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Upcoming Truly Me/BeForever/GotY 2016 Outfits

Leaked photos of potential new releases, including the holiday outfits for 18 inch and Bitty, potential exclusive holiday outfit again, and other outfits that may be from BeForever, Truly Me, or part of Goty 2016's lines.

Friday, July 17, 2015

Maryellen Doll, Outfits, & Mini Doll Photos

Pictures of the full sized Maryellen doll, her outfits, and mini doll.

Thursday, July 16, 2015

30th Anniversary Limited Edition Mini Dolls

Leaked photos of special edition mini dolls dressed in new outfits, potentially for the 30 year anniversary next year. 

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Girl of the Year 2016 Official Name, Meet Outfit, & Mini Doll

Lots of leaks from eBay for next year's GotY character 2016.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Store Photos & Measurements of BeForever Bedtime & Truly Me Releases

TONS of photos and measurements of the newest releases for the BeForever bedtime collection and the Truly Me line, as well as store exclusives.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Store Photos of Midyear Girl of the Year Release for Grace

Photos from the store of the new releases for the 2015 GotY Grace Thomas including the Sightseeing outfit/accessories, and lots of items for girls.

Monday, June 15, 2015

L&L's Summer Postcard Exchange!

L&L is officially kicking off the Summer Postcard Exchange today! Design a postcard and receive a postcards from other L&L readers. Your doll's wall will be plastered with postcards from all over by the end of summer. ^_^ I hope you'll be able to participate, the more the merrier!

Monday, June 15, 2015

2016 Girl of the Year Movie Casting Call

Casting call details for the 2016 GotY movie for the main character and her best friend, shared by victoriasdolls. 

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Girl of the Year 2016 Movie Audition Video & Script

Transcript of the audition video for neat year's GotY 2016 movie! 

Friday, June 12, 2015

Free Ear Piercings at Many AG Stores

Free ear piercings are offered at many of the AG stores through June 30th.

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Truly Me Events in Stores, Price Changes, Caroline Stock

Pictures of the in store Truly Me Event activities and giveaways, prices changes on the in store exclusives, and an update on Caroline's stock.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Jill's Steals & Deals Sale for MyAG Links

Direct links to the Jill's Steals & Deals sale items, featuring MyAG dolls and accessories. 

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

New Grace Thomas Items Soon to Come

Stock photos of the newest items to be released for Grace Thomas later this month on the AG website.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Upcoming Truly Me Releases

Disneytwinmom has graciously allowed us to share her image of the potential upcoming releases for the Truly Me line.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Maryellen Sneak Peeks from BEA 2015

Skayh754 has kindly allowed us to share her photos from AG's booth at BEA 2015 featuring more sneak peeks inside the books for Maryellen.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Store Photos of Truly Me Debut

Photos from the store of the summer items and the debut of the modern line revamp, now called Truly Me. 

Monday, May 19, 2015

All 3 Maryellen Book Covers & Mini Doll

The descriptions, covers, and mini doll stock photos are on the AG publishing website now! 

Sunday, May 17, 2015

AG Sale on Zulily (5/18-5/21)

There will be a sale on American Girl items on Zulily running from May 18th-May 21st.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Maryellen's Book Cover Released

AG finally releases Maryellen's first book cover on their social media!

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Josefina BeForever Mini Doll 

Jenny from AGC found the stock image for Josefina's BeForever mini doll on AG's publishing website and kindly allowed us to share her find. 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

PWP: Soccer Outfit

The new PWP is the previous MyAG Soccer Outfit, $14 with a $50 purchase.

Monday, May 4, 2015

Caroline Archival Announced

American Girl has finally officially announced the long rumored archival for Caroline on the Facebook and Instagram.

Friday, April 24, 2015

Cover for Josefina's Journey Book Released

Jenny on AGC found the cover for Josefina's Journey book, to be published on Aug. 27th.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Submit Your Idea to Mattel

Quirky and Mattel are teaming up to give people a chance to submit their idea and see it realized in some of Mattel's biggest brands!

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

New Online PWP: Samantha's Bicycling Outfit

There is a new online PWP for Samantha's Bicycling Outfit. You can buy it now for $17 if you spend $50. 

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Possible New Meet Outfit for MyAG

AG's website shows an image of what is possibly the new meet outfit for the MyAG line.

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Grace's New Outfit Sneak Peek

A sneak peek at what looks to be Grace's newest outfit from her third book cover. 

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

$10 off $50 Purchase

AG code for $10 off a $50 Purchase, valid in stores only. Code is SPRING15

Sunday, March 8, 2015

30% of AG Items on Zulily Tomorrow

There will be a sale on AG items (marked 30%) off on Zulily tomorrow. Screenshot of sale details included.

Saturday, March 7, 2015

New Historical's Name on Barnes & Noble

Jenny on AGC forums found the name for the new historical on the Spanish language books for her on the Barnes & Noble website.

Friday, February 20, 2015

New Historical/BeForever Character This Fall!

Book titles for the new historical character have been released, as well as Josefina's Journey book.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Free Shipping, Jill's Sale "SOON", & Grace Movie Trailer

A few updates today including a free shipping code, a tweet from Jill about another sale "SOON", and the Grave movie trailer.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Jill's Deals & Steals Sale! 

HUGE Jill's sale on several of the original AG dolls, outfits, sleepwear, and accessories/furniture.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Store Photos & Measurements of Spring Feb. 2015 Releases

Store photos of the new releases as well as measurements of furniture & accessories for scale reference.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Sneak Peek at New AG Releases

A sneak peek at some of the new releases coming Thursday.

Friday, February 6, 2015

In Store Sale Items

Several MyAG, Bitty, and Book sets are on sale only in stores.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Faith, Trust, and Winning a Doll Giveaway!

I won a beautiful MyAG 49 in a doll giveaway!

Sunday, January 4, 2015

Happy New Year & Site Updates!

Happy new year from L&L! A few updates and additions to the site coming up in 2015. :)

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Store Photos of GotY 2015 Grace Thomas & January Releases

Photos from the AG store featuring the new Girl of the Year Grace Thomas, her collection, and the other January releases.

Monday, December 8, 2014

2015 Girl of the Year Grace Mini Doll

Photo and close up of the mini doll for the 2015 Girl of the Year, Grace.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

New American Girl Mystery Book Covers

The covers for the new mystery books are up! 

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

AG Store Exclusive: Limited Edition Ruby Red Ballgown Review

Review and photos of the 2014 Limited Edition holiday outfit: Ruby Red Ball Gown.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

$10 off $100 Crayola Coupon & Singer Coupon

New AG coupon in Crayola markers and a Singer coupon for a free gift with purchase of a Singer sewing machine.

Monday, October 6, 2014

Holiday Release & Holiday Exclusive Outfit News

Information about this year's LE Holiday Outfit, release information for the winter items, and general upcoming site updates.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Hawaii AG Store Photos

Photos from the opening of the temporary American Girl store in Ala Moana on the island of Honolulu in Hawaii, taken by MissMidoria and used with permission. Includes photos of the new Purchase-With-Purchase, 2014 Holiday outfits and winter release, and the HI exclusive doll.

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Historical Items Soon to be Retired

Hypothesis of Historical items that are on their way out with links and screenshots.

Sunday, August 31, 2014

BeForever Addy vs Original Old Addy Comparison

Comparison of Original Classic Addy versus the BeForever Addy doll with lots of photos.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

BeForever Release Photos from AG Store

Photos from the opening day of the revamped Historical line, now named BeForever. New Outfits, accessories, furniture, Mini Dolls, clothes for girls, and Samantha's back!

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Last Minute Update

Last minute update on the retirements, changes, and new things coming with BeForever.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Latest BeForever Updates

Updates to the retirement list for items that may disappear or change with BeForever.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Soon to Be Gone with BeForever

Items that may be in danger with the release of BeForever.

Sunday, March 16, 2014

An Award? Gasp, the Liebster Award!

L&L was nominated by 4 other blogs for the the Liebster Award. Check out the questions we were asked and our answers, as well as our questions for others. 


  1. Will you do review and comparison with the 18" dolls for one of the wellie wishers?

  2. If I have the time, I definitely will! ^_^