Congratulations to the winners of the 2009 Colliii Awards, presented by the international doll collecting Website Colliii.com. The awards were voted on by members of the doll collecting community, who received prices for participating, and then judged by experts in the field. The winners were announced in a webcast at Colliii.com in October.
Category 1, One of a kind: Best One Of A Kind Overall, Pelice by Sabine Altenkirch of Germany.
Best Newborn, Kai/ynn by Danielle Zweers of Holland. Best Special Effects, Benjamin by Sigrun Heck of Germany.
Best Toddler, Gracie by Sherri Williams of USA.
Best Mini, Georgina by Corinne Käufler of Swi tzerland.
Category 2, Reborn, Newborn, Real life: Best Reborn Overall, Arianne by Claudine Colardi of Belgium. Best Rooting, Kaeyn by Cassie Peek of UK. Best Presentation, Arianne by Claudine Colardi of Belgium. Best Painting, Michelle by Beatrix Bützer of Germany. Best Special Effects, Minaku by Corinne Käufler of Switzerland.
Caregory 3, Artistie Dolls From Large/lndustrial Manufacturers: Best Baby 2009, Happy Baby by Lueiana Miglioranzi of Brazil. Best Toddler 2009, Baby Isabella by Berenguer of USA.
Category 4, Vinyl Doll Kits: Best Small Size Doll Kit, Kylie by Stephanie
Sullivan of USA. Best Medium Size Doll Kit, Nils by Real Effect and Gudrun Legler of Germany.
Best Large Size Doll Kit, Mark by Ruby Hues and Maribel Villanova of UK.
Category 5, Best Realistic Baby
Like Play Doll: Best Small Size Play Doll, Lueas by Berenguer ofUSA. Best Medium Size Play Doll, Schwesterchen by Schildkröt of Germany.
VIP Award (Awarded by the event organizers for contributions and special work): Stephan Biemann of Schildkrört, Germany.