2024 Masters

Masters Category is new for the 2024 year. 
In order to enter this category you must:
  • have won 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place in either the Advanced, Ethnic, or Toddler Categories from past ROSE shows.
  • been awarded most realistic or given the people's choice award at any previous show. 

***You must show proof of these awards via photo at time of contest submission.***


  • you must have your doll pre-judged to meet the strict qualifications needed for entries into this category.
Judging Criteria: 
  • Quality and execution of workmanship must be evident.
  • Must show extremely realistic skin tones depicting many layers of realistic tones and undertones.
  • Realistic mottling that is well blended and has depth from layering.
  • Realistic nail beds and tips in a natural color for skin tone of baby
  • Realistically weighted
  • Realistic blue undertones in appropriate areas
  • Inside of nose must be shaded.
  • Capillaries must be painted in appropriate areas.
  • Realistic birthmarks resembling that of a real baby (if present)
  • Realistic veining that shows depth and a below the surface appearance
  • Eyelashes must be rooted and have a realistic appearance and styling.
  • Eyebrows must be painted in a natural growth pattern and be layered.
  • Hair must be either micro-rooted and/or painted in realistic growth pattern and style to age of entry.
  • Hairstyle of baby must be age appropriate.
  • Overall aesthetic appeal
  • Display should be in complimenting colors to baby’s coloring and clothing.
  • Clothing and apparel will also be considered during this vote.


Have you followed and completed all contest rules

PLEASE NOTE: If there are insufficient entries in this category, R.O.S.E. reserves the right to eliminate the category from this year’s competition and move entries from this category into a different, appropriate category.

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