Review of Our Generation “Movie Night”

I’m really trying not to buy much at the moment until I get this organization project done.  However, once in a while, you come across something that you just don’t want to pass up.  A recent trip to Target yielded two things that fell into this category, both contained items that I’d been looking for.  (Review of other set to come soon!)  Keep in mind I was actually there to get storage containers… 😉

There are several new sets hitting the shelves in the Our Generation line, and one of them is the Movie Night set.  I was super excited to see this set because it not only had a cute bowl of popcorn, but I loved the fact it had a DVD set in doll size!  I’d looked at the American Girl set with the TV and accessories, but passed on it because of the price as well as the fact it had pieces in it I really didn’t need.  This set couldn’t make it into my shopping cart fast enough!

Let’s start with the accessories–a cute bowl of popcorn and a “DVD”.  I thought both of these were very cute, and I was excited to get a doll sized DVD, not just because it was a neat accessory, but now I could actually make some of my own and have a size to go by. My only complaint about any of this is that the bowl of popcorn is rounded on the bottom instead of flat, not sure why, so it tends to move around a bit when you set it on a flat surface.

The pillow that comes with the set is adorable!

On to the outfit!  Here are the shoes.  I think these are very well done.

And the clothing items:

The fit on the clothing is very good.  I was a little concerned about the pants when I first went to put them on, but I didn’t realize that they were more of a stretchy material.  The shirt fits great too, I was even able to get the sleeves on OVER the watch Mimi was wearing.

 

The scarf hooks with a piece of Velcro, it’s a nice added accessory.  And the shoes fit Mimi perfectly, no struggles to get them on at all.

Overall I think this is an adorable outfit, I give it an A!  I think it’s a great addition to any collection and the pieces can be used together or individually.

This outfit is part of their deluxe collection and retails currently for $17.99.

 

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6 thoughts on “Review of Our Generation “Movie Night”

  1. Aww, it’s really cute! I especially LOVE that pillow! I have a popcorn bowl from AG and it’s round like that on the bottom too. I wonder why that is. Overall this looks like a great set with just the right amount of accessories. I was also looking at the AG TV console set, and couldn’t bring myself to buy it for the same reasons as you. AG should really look at making smaller, more affordable sets.

    ginnie / http://www.fakingitmostly.com

  2. It looks like a really nice set. I bought a bunch of popcorn boxes years ago at Disney so I don’t need any doll popcorn (these were for Mr. Potato Head but perfectly sized). Thanks for the review!

  3. Adorable! I may need that one to go with sleepover set. Now you have two bowls of popcorn! At least one has a flat bottom. 🙂

    Melody wants Mimi to know she looks great in the outfit!

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