One child is a very ordinary family. Excellent healthy boy height - 59 cm; weight - 3 5 kilograms. Mom dotes it soul, she dresses up in its beautiful costumes, lulls, and ride in a wheelchair. Her son - a miracle, he does not cry, does not dirty diapers, do not raise their parents at night, because it is - a doll. The most naturalistic of all possible - doll reborn.
From the living baby it features only a fixed glass eyes and the absence of breathing. Hair Reborn - thin mohair body vinyl, glass eyes.
It is - part of a huge collection of handmade dolls, made to order and shipped his "mom" in a wooden box in the mail. "He is dead!" - exclaim with surprise the uninitiated after the first impression, and replaced compunction comes to horror.
It would seem that an innocent toy, but why is it implements the primitive, the most terrible fear of any mother -uvidet child who is not moving, not breathing, not blinking?
The manufacturers of dolls-babies talk about the favorable effects of their "wards" in the mental state of women. Taking arms tyazhelenkuyu and so like a live baby doll, a woman feels the same as when a baby present. Childless ladies realize their maternal instinct, adult children of mothers remember their youth. At the Moscow exhibition in October 2011 around the demonstration tent-going girl of 30 ". Despite the fact that the cost of reborn dolls start at 20 thousand rubles, it was interested in a lot. One - bought "little brother" to existing Reborn, another chose a "daughter".
Collectors Inna Bogdanova, mom adult son, has 70 puppet children. They live in an ordinary living room apartment in Moscow, she combs their hair, dress up, but, of course, does not lead a walk. "It's a hobby of mine - says Inna - I always wanted a lot of children, but it was not possible."
However, more and more girls and women -zavodyat "reborn not in addition to the living children, but instead! Doll buy a crib, stroller, clothes for the season, Reborn bathe daily, smeared with cream, take pictures, and photo spread in the Net. Forums are full of posts that -as we have taken a walk ", offers -Otsenite our suit," and even the questions How did you sleep? ". Normal conversation of young mothers, is not it? Guards just what we are talking about non-living.
49-year-old Linda Jacobson - a collector of American homeland reborn - recognizes that offsets the need for young children, buying himself naturalistic dolls. "We go to the park, I take them with me, vygulivaya dog, I drive them in a stroller or carry in a sling, or cradled in a blanket, and many feel that my kids are real." Linda is very happy when people take a walk on the doll for a living child and are interested in his age and name. But when a woman asked a question about the actual adoption, she says that this option is not for her, it is very difficult and too much spending.
Dolls babies become very popular all over the world, the most famous case is associated with them, has occurred in the past year.
Australian police saw the vehicle lifeless child, rushed to the car, broke the glass, and what a surprise it was a policeman, when was the doll in his hands!
The version of the origin of the reborn several dolls. According to some sources, these -detki "began -rozhdatsya" in the United States in the late 1980s. On the other it appears that reborning began to develop after the appearance on the market of the Spanish company dolls Dolls by Berengeur. These -rebyatishki "positioned as a game doll, and then began to be used as mannequins to demonstrate the children's clothing. Now they are - the subject of collectors search. The most famous doll company Dolls by Berengeur - doll-baby La Infanta Leonor, a replica of the daughter of the Prince Philip of Asturias and his wife Letizia princess This doll was a huge success and was sold out immediately.
Then they began to appear the master-puppeteers that gave the already-like baby dolls live truly human plausibility. Reborn in English the word means "rebirth" or -rozhdenny again. "
First, the artists worked on the ordinary gaming dolls, then there were sets - the basis for the creation of toy babies. Now you can order any race doll, sleeping, smiling, with different "age" - from premature babies to first-graders. In addition, there are flavors that give doll child -Record ". And lately - these wonders! - masters learned to carry out a simulation of breathing and heartbeat.
In Russia Reborn came in 2007-2008, and has already gained great popularity. At first they were purchased abroad, but now developed its own master - Daria Panova, Galina Gysin, Love Firsov.
Each doll is reborn is unique, so it has a name. date of birth and passport. It all starts with zagotovki- Mold, they come in several types. Molde is a set of heads, hands and feet. Sometimes there comes another and textile body, stuffed with filling and weighting to give the weight of the doll. workpiece surface is degreased, made slits for the eyes and nose, and comes the hard work - painting. Painted dolls with acrylic or oil paints. First, "baby" is attached to a natural hue, and then the master gets a unique pattern of the living skin of the child: veins, capillaries, marbling, spots and so on. To fix the result, the preform is coated with special lacquer, which also gives the skin a certain roughness and adds realism.
The next step - "implantation" mohair hair. It is very hard work: every hair on one glued to the doll's head. At the final stage is inserted glass eyes body Sintepuh packed with a plastic or glass weighting.
In America, in Illinois, is a school for pregnant women, pregnant women there are "basic training" - learn how to deal with children. Many expectant moms have never seen a newborn baby close, and the example of dolls school staff quite intelligibly tell "girl students" of the children, explain the principles of care, are taught to hold, swaddle, wear diapers. Women confirm that after these lessons, they feel much more confident, as reborn is very similar to a live child. "One day the kid looks like an alien, - says one of the mothers - if I saw her without preparation Zach for the first time, I would be scared, he's so fragile and awkward! But the courses we were shown a doll-babies, and I knew that the first to be held swelling, legs and arms are not so compressed, and my baby will be handsome! ". Pregnant admit that they liked to "play dolls", they represented that it is their already born child and maternal instinct started "rabotat- advance.
But many psychologists insist. that these games - not that other, as sublimation and escapism, escape from reality. The dolls themselves and collecting them there is nothing they can really beneficial effect on the psyche, but immersion in their lives, the replacement of a living person toy, neurotic attachment leads to the fact that the lovers baby-dolls are the patients psychologists, and sometimes psychiatrists.
The family of Muscovite Anna was a terrible tragedy in a car crash killed her child, little boy. She could not forgive myself for this, could not survive the grief alone, and a full year of treatment in the clinic gave nothing. Doctors advised to give birth to another child, but the patient was not able to cope with his fear and loss of pain. Then one of the experts advise to buy Reborn. She followed the advice, and the master made a doll - a replica of the deceased child. The toy should be a remedy, mitigate the transitional stage between awareness of the tragedy and later in life.
Anna began slowly to recover, doing the "care" of the reborn. Depression is over and it's time for a new stage - to prepare for the birth of the child. However, as time went on. and Anna did not think to leave the doll, she suffered at her all the love for his son. "I already can not have a baby. - she says - I'm constantly afraid of losing it, the doll also is not terrible, I like to take care of her for a walk with the baby, it seems to me that on his cheeks turn pink street ".
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