Human Dollification

Immortalization through figurines based on everyday people
Implications - Everyone seeks to matter, to feel important, and some even seek to immortalize themselves in some way. Celebrities, politicians, criminals and ordinary people are seeking to preserve their likeness through custom-made memorabilia.
SCORE: 5.5
Hot Top 6 Examples: 241,750 Total Clicks Mar 09 - Oct 09
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
DEMOGRAPHICS
Macabre Figurines - An Ex-Mortician Customizes Custom Creepy Dolls
SCORE: 6.1
Viral 62,180 Clicks Pub: Jul 28, 09
Macabre Figurines
An Ex-Mortician Customizes Custom Creepy Dolls
Susan’s Custom Creepy Dolls is one website that will give you chills (if not nightmares). The ex-mortician and taxidermist has retired from her old job titles to create creepy macabre sculptures and… [More]
You as An Action Figure - Japanese Toy Company Puts Your Face on Superhero Body
SCORE: 5.6
V. Hot 35,475 Clicks Pub: Aug 2, 09
You as An Action Figure
Japanese Toy Company Puts Your Face on Superhero Body
Japanese toymaker Bandai Co. is making you into an action figure. ‘Jibun Damashii,’ the customized dolls, were unveiled at the Tokyo Toy Show in July. Send the company a photo of yourself and they will… [More]
Celebrity Barbies - Donna Anne Transforms Barbie With Famous Faces
SCORE: 5.8
V. Hot 40,624 Clicks Pub: Jul 17, 09
Celebrity Barbies
Donna Anne Transforms Barbie With Famous Faces
Tired of the typical Barbie doll? Barbie has now been transformed into these unique, customized dolls by the doll line Donna Anne’s Fantasy Dolls. This gorgeous doll line totally transforms the original… [More]
Personalized LEGO Figurines - LEGO Geeks Make Their Own Custom Characters
SCORE: 5.8
Hot 73,800 Clicks Pub: Mar 29, 09
Personalized LEGO Figurines
LEGO Geeks Make Their Own Custom Characters
When it comes to LEGO, people always want more, more more! People are never satisfied, and the hardcore geeks go to great extents to do something different with it, which leads me onto the images themselves...… [More]
You as a Doll - Cyndi Safstorm Creates Personalized Plastic Mini-Me Figurines
SCORE: 6
Warm 9,467 Clicks Pub: Sep 19, 09
You as a Doll
Cyndi Safstorm Creates Personalized Plastic Mini-Me Figurines
Ladies, when you were a little girl did you ever wish you were a Barbie doll? Fellas, ever wish you were Ken or your favorite action figure? If so, you may want to put aside a down payment for your dreamhouse.… [More]
A-List Wooden Dolls - Celebrities Made Into Figurines Thanks to Crafty Photoshopping
SCORE: 3.4
Warm 20,204 Clicks Pub: Aug 13, 09
A-List Wooden Dolls
Celebrities Made Into Figurines Thanks to Crafty Photoshopping
We’ve seen celebrities as zombies and robots, but here are some a-listers who have been transformed into wooden dolls. The creations are obviously done in photoshop and show hinges where limbs are attached,… [More]