Here's a collection of Terms and Abbreviations AES - Angel Elf Soo, a Cereberus Project doll AlchemicLabo- Doll company that makes Unoa's, etc Allegorica- A doll company Angel Region (AR)- A Doll company Antique Rose Hard to find doll eyes AR- Angel Region, Doll Company that carries 10cm, 42cm, and 58cm dolls. AR- AR can sometimes also stand for Antique Rose in rare cases. They are Hard to find doll eyes Bambicrony (BC)- A Doll Company BC- Bambicrony, a doll company BF- Blue Fairy, Doll Company that carries tiny size and 42cm size dolls BIN Buy it now, usually refers to Ebay. Bishounen House (BH)- Doll's Made by Donn. Taller than most BJD's. Based in the USA BJD- Ball Joint Doll (asian) Made of polyurethane resin, this is a blanket term for all of the dolls out there that are Asian, resin, and ball jointed like the type that’s featured here. Blue Fairy (BF)- A doll Company Blushing When your dolls face, hands, or body gets blushed with pastels or airbrushed BUMP- Bring Up My Post BW- Beauty White, Also reffered to as Snow Skin Candydoll a doll company Catish doll- a doll line found at dollmore CH- Custom House. Doll Company that carries dolls of all sizes. COA- Certificate of Authenticity. Con- A Convention for an event (such as anime, doll, games, etc) CP- Cerebus Project, Doll Company that carries all sizes of dolls. Coating- When you coat your doll with MSC or another spray to prevent your dolls face-up from coming off or yellowing to the doll skin Crazy Legs- When your doll has trouble standing or kicks their legs because they are strung too loosly or too tightly. Cresent Shop/CS- A service to purchase dolls and doll related items through yahoo japan auctions and japanese stores DD- Dollfie Dream around 60cm tall, Doll Line by Volks DES - Dark Elf Soo, a Cereberus Project doll DIM Doll in Mind, a doll company that makes different sizes dolls Dive A doll company that makes doll heads only DOA- Den Of Angels DoC- Dream of Child, Doll line by Dream of Doll DoD- Dream of Doll, Doll Company Doll + A doll company Dollfie- Commonly used blanket term for BJD, albeit an incorrect one. (But one you use in Ebay to turn up the most responses) Dollfie is the 1/6 model that Volks makes, ONLY. In a perfect world, that's the only doll that is referred to in that way. Dollish A doll company that makes heads only Dollkot A doll company Dollmore A doll company, also can go by DM DollnDoll- A doll company and doll shop Dolls in Mind A doll company Dollshe Doll Company that carries dolls such as Hound and Bermann and more Dollstar A Doll company Dollstown A doll company DollZone- A doll comany DOLPA- Doll parties hosted by Volks Domadoll- A doll company DOT- Dream of Teens, A 60cm Doll line by Dream of Doll DP- Dollfie Plus, 12" dolls made by Volks DT- Dollstown, a doll company DZ- Dollzone, A doll company EA- Ethereal Angels, doll eye company ED- Enchanted Doll, doll eye company Elfdoll a doll company. dolls done by Rainman Elf Elly- a tony size doll line found at dollmore Elysium a doll company that only makes doll heads. EMS- Express Mail Service, Global Express. A mailing option at the Post office. Usually takes 3-4 days including sunday deliveries. F01-F21 are Head Molds for Volks Dolls through Full Choice System Face-up When your dolls face gets painted Fair- A 60cm Doll Type by Angel Region FA- For Auction Feelers when someone is thinking about buying, selling, trading, or commissioning something FCS- Full Choice System offered by Volks to Create your own doll Forever Dolls A Chinese Doll company that is no longer in business because they made poor rip-offs of Volks dolls FS- For Sale FT- For Trade Gyoxa A doll company that makes heads only Haraku A Doll Company HD- Happy Doll, Doll Company Hound- A doll by Dollshe. Taller than most BJD's. Hypermaniac a doll company Idollstar- Makes doll heads and doll eyes. I-Elf- a doll company IIRC- If i remember correctly IMO In My Opinion IMHO In My Honest Opinion or In my Humble Opinion JollyPlus- A doll Company JP- JollyPlus, a doll Company K-Doll a doll comapny that makes heads only Kawaiinino A doll company that makes doll heads only Latidoll A doll company with 16cm and 30cm dolls, also called Lati LD- Latidoll, a doll company LE- Limited Edition Leaf- a doll company Leeke- Leeke is a doll company. They also make wigs in various sizes and styles LF- Little Fair, A 42cm Doll Line by Angel Region LH- Lovely House, A Doll Company Limhwa A doll company LJ- Live Journal LSG- Light Slate gray, skin tone color from bambicrony LTline A doll company Luts- A site that carries Cerebus Project Dolls and Other BJD dolls. MD- MythDoll, A doll company MIA- Missing in Action MIB- Mint in Box Mini- A Size for ball joint dolls in the 42cm range MNF- Mini Fée dolls from luts MOD- Moderator. A person that watches over the boards Model Doll- a taller girl doll line from dollmore MP - Masterpiece Eyes, a soft-glass eye company MSC - Mister Super Clear, a coating used to prevent yellowing and staining on dolls; comes in three forms: Matte, Gloss, and UV-Cut (which protects the doll from yellowing ultraviolet rays) MSD- Mini Super Dollfie, Doll Line by Volks, 42cm tall. Also people refer to MSD for size dolls Musedoll- a doll Company MythDoll- A doll Company Narin- A doll company Narsha A doll company NIB- New in Box Nobility Doll- A Doll Company Notdoll a doll company NRFB - Never removed from box NS- Normal Skin NSFW- Not safe for work NTB- Need to Buy NWS- Not Work Safe OBO- Or best offer OOAK- One of A Kind OOP- Out of production Obitsu- A doll company Oldskin- Oldskin refers to Volks bodies and skin color that they used in their older dolls. One-Off's- One of A kind Dolls Orientdoll- a Doll Company OT- Off Topic Peakswoods- A doll company PF- Pocket Fairy, Doll Linemade by Blue Fairy Phantom Doll a doll company that makes 22cm dolls Pippilonge Doll- A doll company PM- Private Message Pureskin- refers to Volks bodies and skin color that they are currently using. PW- Peakwoods, Doll Company Rainman Produces elfdolls Rainydolls Rainman's 60cm doll line Rasendo A Doll Company RD- Rainy Doll, a line of dolls by Elf Doll Rhea A Doll Company Ricky A doll company that makes heads only Rinkya- A service to purchase dolls and doll related items through yahoo japan auctions RML a Doll company Roxy- A Doll company SA- Dollshe sleeping/dreaming versions of doll heads Sanding- When you sand out the seams on the doll or alter the appearance of your doll Sato- Tenshi no Sato Volks Store, Certain Models of Volks heads and Skin color are only available through their Full choice system Sch. A/Sch. B- School Head A or School Head B, Both Doll Heads made by Volks that are only available through classes. SD10- Volks Doll Body Type SD13- Volks Doll Body Type SD16- Volks Newest Mature Body Type, Yukinojo and Olivia SD- Super Dollfie, Doll Line by Volks, around 58cm tall. Also people refer to SD for size of dolls SDC- Super Dollfie Cute Line by Volks Secret doll A doll company Serendipity A doll company Soom A doll company, Also known for their doll eyes Sonokong- A doll company Souldoll- Doll Company that sells all sizes of dolls. also known for there doll eyes. Ssin A doll company Stringing/Restringing- When you put your doll together or when you take your doll apart and restring them to replace string or to help with posing and standing. Sueding- Using suede inside the joints to help with posing and standing Tan/Tanning/Tanned Refers to a tanned colored skin on dolls TDF- To die for Testors/Testors DC- an alternative coating spray to Mr. Super Clear to protect your dolls from the sun and stains. TL DR- To Long: didn't Read The dolly A doll company Tiny- For the Tiny Doll sizes UD- Unidoll, a doll company UFK- Unfinished Kit, Doll comes unstrung and unpainted for you to put together. Undine A doll company Unidoll- a Doll company Unoa a doll line made by Alchemic Lab Volks- Japanese Doll Company that kick started the Asian Ball Joint Dolls. WIP- Work in Progress Wiring- When you add wires to your dolls arms and legs for better standing and posing Wishel- a Doll company WTB- Want to Buy WTC- Want to Commission WTT- Want to Trade Yellowing- When the Dolls skin starts to yellow from being in the sun for too long and other elemental factors YJ/YJA- Yahoo Japan Auctions Yo-Sd, Yo's, Yo-Tenshi- Volks 30cm-ish doll line Yubin A doll company that makes heads only Zoukei-Mura also known as Zouks, are very nice glass eyes made by Volks and only available though FCS Thanks to www.gigglegeek.dk for help in getting the names of all the doll companies and to all the people that have helped to contribute entries.