The Slim Grandchild was first made by Käthe Kruse for the 40th Jubilee of the Käthe Kruse Studios. The doll was inspired by her own grandchildren.
Vera wears a swinging dress in the style of the 50ties. The back is decorated with a bow. Under her dress she wears a petticoat. Vera s hand-painted eyes have sideways look. The wig is styled into a ponytail and tied with a red bow.
The slim body stands 18 inches tall and is hand-stuffed with reindeer hair. The Doll VIII head is made of polystyrol and hand-painted with fine detail. The eyes look slightly to the side.