OK kids are big and firm with big hands and chubby feet and legs. Foreign Factory Information Coleco kids were mainly sold in the United States and Canada, so the Cabbage Patch Kids sold in other countries are considered foreign to US collectors.
They are a bit harder to find and very sought after by US collectors. Remember finding a CPK from a foreign factory does not guarantee rarity or high value.
Jul 06, 2009 What is the value of a Cabbage Patch Doll from 1984. Cabbage Patch Kids; Type: Dolls: Inventor: than the United States hold a higher value in the eye of some 1984. This page is always a work in progress : There are many types of Cabbage Patch Kids.
Pox is the worst cabbie sickness, The P factory kids get dark spots, and the PMI kids get pinpoint dots surrounded by a light spot we call reverse pox.
If possible, always ask questions about the tag, signature, and head stamp info if pictures are not included.
Signatures 1983 - Black 1984 - Green Preemies and Foreign kids had Black siggies this year 1985 - Blue 1986 - Red 1987 - Aqua1988 - Lavender1989 - Rose Xavier Roberts signature is on the bum of each authentic Cabbage Patch Kid. If there is no date the year can be identified by color.
Coleco Editions 1983-1989 Cabbage Patch Kids were introduced in 1983. Specialty lines introduced in 1985: Twins, World Travelers, Western Kids to go with Show Ponies. When it comes to Coleco kids I like OK factory kids the most as they are generally not prone to any skin conditions.
Kids were 16-18 inches tall depending on the factory. P and PMI factory kids are taller and have skinny hands and feet, the eyes are smaller looking, but have nice rich eye paint and good blushing.