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    Aikatsu Collection Yuki Aine

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After several attempts to buy at least one Character Model Original Doll, I had to content myself with the first in the line, Kurumi.

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Character Model was a series of resin kits, probably distibuted as a magazine supplement, which occasionally included doll kits. However, the first three dolls didn't have to be assembled.

The Kurumi dolls that I see in the Internet are usually kept sealed in the box, so I decided to unpack this one.

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The doll has a standard Super Action Jenny body. The boots are too massive and loose for her small feet.

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I like Kurumi's beautiful blue eyes and her 90's looks.

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Maybe the hairline is too bright, but it looks neat.

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The contents of the box are a typical SAJ stand, plastic gloves, arm warmers (or, rather, sleeves) and... a bucket?!

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Here is what Kurumi looks like when she wears the accessories.

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As for the bucket, it is, in fact, a maid headband! You have to cut it out from this piece of plastic, so at least one DIY element is present.  

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It doesn't look very convincing on her head (and can't be secured properly).

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In general, Kurumi is a very good-looking doll, but there is nothing special about her, as she is basically similar to any other Takara poseable doll.

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