The History of Corolle


1979 1980 1983 1984 1987 1994 1995 1998 2001 2002 2005 2009 
  • 1979

    1979 : Corolle opens its headquarters in the
    Loire Valley, the storybook region of France
    famous for its scenic beauty and graceful chateaux
  • 1980

    1980 : The first newborn is delivered: Bébé Chéri,
    who is the size of a real baby!
  • 1983

    1983 : The first doll with hair
  • 1984

    1984 : The first multi-ethnic baby
  • 1987

    1987 : The “Babicorolle” line makes its debut
  • 1994

    1994 :  The first interactive doll that laughs
    when tickled
  • 1995

    1995 : The first soft-bodied cuddly baby that
    can be posed like a real baby
  • 1998

    1998: Creation of the Doll Clinic: Hundreds
    of dolls are cared every year(available in
    Europe only).
  • 2001

    2001 : The “Les Chéries” line is introduced
  • 2002

    2002 : The first soft-bodied baby designed
    to go in the tub: Tidoo
  • 2005

    2005 : Creation of fun, educational workshops
    for boys and girls
  • 2009

    2009 : Magical Childhood Moments: Pretend
    play memories that will last a lifetime