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Pramania and doll enthusiasts explain what they love about dolls

By KentOnline reporter

For many people dolls are seen as the children's toy of choice.

But there is a group of women in Kent who are discovering a new-found love for dolls and old-fashioned and vintage prams.

The craze is called Prammania and we have spoken to a couple of women who are leading the cause in the county.

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There's a group of people in Kent who are collecting life-like dolls

There's a group of people in Kent who are collecting life-like dolls

Pauline Bennett, who is from Swanley, has been collecting almost life-like dolls since 1970 and the last count she did three years ago revealed she owned more than 250.

She said: "I think they're a progression from dolls anyway. It might be that we never grew up, I don't know.

"It might be enjoying our young life with our babies so much."

WATCH: One woman has more than 250 dolls

Prammania is a group which was set up to let people show off their vintage prams.

Christine Horne, who is a Prammania organiser from Longfield, said: "The doll enthusiasts like to use the vintage prams to show off their dolls."

 

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