What is Taobao – Searching, Shopping

by ResinMuse on March 22, 2015

What is Taobao? Taobao is like the Chinese version of Ebay. There are many different shops, from businesses to individual sellers; new items, handmade, secondhand. It’s a great place to get things on the cheap. But the tricky part is figuring out how to use it. Translating Taobao First, it’s much easier to navigate using […]


Requesting Specific Resin Color (recast bjd)

by ResinMuse on February 28, 2015

Over the last few years in the recast community, we’ve tried explaining why sending photos of resin color examples to recasters doesn’t always yield the wanted results.  If you’ve been on any social media over the course of the last few days, you’ve likely come across someone (or many) discussing (or bitching about not caring […]


Recast BJD Haven Forum

November 21, 2014

forum.recastbjdhaven.com This is our new Haven. We’re still a friendly community for both Recast BJD and Legit. There are many great Recast Friendly BJD groups on Facebook. So if forums aren’t your cup of tea, be sure to check them out. The forum is bare-bones right now. But I’ll get the hang of things and […]

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New Recast BJD Forum – with Tapatalk for Mobile Ease

November 14, 2014

If you’ve been following along, you’ll see our newest Recast BJD Haven 3.0 group has been removed also. But we’re not giving up yet. That’s ok. Better now than in a few months when we’d accumulated a bunch of good information, right? We won’t be rushing to start a new group on Facebook. There are […]

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Recast BJD Haven 3.0 – We’re still here!

November 12, 2014

Resin BJD Haven facebook group was shut down today due to ‘copyright infringement’. We’re disappointed to lose so much great information, but we’re not gone! If you’re looking for us, we have a new group address. Recast BJD Haven 3.0 – We were originally Recast BJD Haven, then we moved to Resin BJD Haven.. now […]

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Sharing Recast in Legit-only Communities

September 24, 2014

Today, our recast bjd community has addressed an issue of sharing recast in legit communities. In the past, we have heard about it after the fact when the person came to our group upset that they’d been banned from said community. Often making claims that they didn’t do anything, that they must have been banned […]

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Join Recast BJD Flickr Group

July 29, 2014

Our Recast BJD group on flickr is specifically for sharing photos of recast dolls. It is a closed group, meaning you need to request to join, agree to the rules, then send a message to the admin to be approved. I have only just realized members can invite others to join – but if they do, I […]

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Recasts, Fairyland and Copied Work

July 24, 2014

A few years ago, Dust of Dolls was upset because Leekeworld seemed to blatantly steal their design – though Leeke created a much larger doll than DOD, the evidence of the apparent copy was pretty solid.  Around that time, I remember a webpage put together showing examples of all the idea thefts through the hobby […]

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Recast BJD Shop – Luo

July 20, 2014

I posted on ResinMuse about Luo’s shop, but I want to share here too, along with some other info. If you’ve been wanting to know how to buy a recast bjd, but have been unsure or concerned with ordering direct, or using a taoboa agent, here’s another option to order. Luo’s new English shop is on […]

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Recast BJD Information

June 12, 2014

This information is OLD. Please see this UPDATE about Resin BJD Haven. What bjd are being recast? How do we find out what’s new? Who has which dolls and how much are they!? All these questions are answered on Recast Information. All the information from the original Recast BJD Haven on Facebook is still available […]

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