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Friday, July 6, 2012

A Cool Pool

With the heat wave we are having in most parts of the country, I thought about this pool. I couldn't find any markings or manufacturer's name.
 I haven't decided if I will paint the interior or not. If you look closely you will see a drain. The drain actually works. I am going to try to figure out how to keep the water in. Does anyone recognize this? It will show up in a doll story or three. :-)

 
It seems a little to small for Barbie. Barbie would probably stretch about half-way. My girl and her friends could probably get a few good laps in. 

It has stickers on it. I don't know if they came with it or not. I will take these off.



8 comments :

  1. That is a cool pool. I've never seen it before. I like your little trees in the background.

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  2. Thanks! The trees are candle holders I grabbed when I was about to photograph the pool. Oh, and you will see them again during the fashion show.:-)

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  3. The pool is fabulous. It’s not pink! I hope one of your readers is able to identify it, it’s a little gem. Were there any markings underneath? I like the trees, too. Candle holders? You think outside of the box – the sign of a true 1:6er. lol

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  4. Thanks Roville. I could not find anything that would tell me what it was. The stickers say,"flip" and "world industries"
    Actually, the doll in the picture is a 1:12. But I also own numerous 1:6. :-)

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  5. What a pool!!!!!All these little things are amazing!!!!!You can close the hole of the drain with something plastic or with a cork.You have to be very careful with the stickres,in case of holes underneath.You can paint it as it is with spray and it will be fine.In Greece,it's very-very hot too,40degrees of Celcius!!!Ihope your Barbie and her friends to get the best laps ever in it!!!!!
    Many-many kisses from beautiful Greece!!!!!!!

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  6. Maria,I think this was a really lucky find too. I had not thought about holes under the stickers, but I will check. Thanks
    Hugs to you! :-)

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  7. Hi, the pool is a toy made by Tech Deck for finger skateboards. I believe it was called Del Mar Pool. My son was crazy for the teck deck fingerboards and I had purchased this pool for him thinking I could use it when he was done. Unfortunately, he's still using it!

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  8. Ketsia Elie,

    Thanks so much for sharing that information and clearing that up! I am sure lots of other bloggers were curious too! Who would have thought it was for finger skateboarders! Maybe he will let you play with it sometimes. LOL

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It is fun hearing from all of you!