Best in Show & Artist Doll (more than $1,250) – “Rapunzel” by Hildegard Günzel

Children’s Play Doll – “Laura” by Sonja Hartmann

Collectible Baby Doll – “Marei” by Hildegard Günzel

Collectible Fashion Doll – “Princess Catherine Bride Doll” from The Ashton-Drake Galleries

Collectible Ball-Jointed Doll – “Aurora” from MasterPiece Dolls

Collectible Vinyl/Plastic Doll (less than $150) – “Madison” from The Ashton-Drake Galleries

Collectible Vinyl/Plastic Doll (more than $150) – “Lilli Princess Frog” by Heidi Plusczok

Collectible Miniature Doll (8 inches or less) – “Snips + Snails Tommy” from Heartstring Dolls

Collectible Manufacturer’s Artist Doll – “Suchin” from Kish & Company

Artist Ball-Jointed Doll – “Chloe in Whisperland” by Joe MacPhale

Artist Baby Doll – “Lully and His Teddybear” by Luciana Miglioranzi

Artist Miniature Doll – “Addie in Pink” by Bo Bergemann

Artist Doll (less than $1,250) – “Little Grace” by Dianna Effner

One-of-a-Kind Doll (less than $1,250) – “Crème de la Rose” by Dianna Effner

One-of-a-Kind Doll (more than $1,250) – “Jacob the Dreamer” by Nina Tugarina

The ballots are in, and DOLLS readers have chosen their favorite doll creations of 2012 from among the nominees selected by a panel of expert judges at the beginning of the year. Our thanks go out to all the artists who entered the competition and to the hundreds of you who took the time to vote. Congratulations to all our winners!

Look for all the details on how to enter our 2013 competition next month, in the January 2013 issue of DOLLS!