Charmkins :: Playsets

"Scented playmates...you'll love to wear around!"

Charmkins were produced in the early 1980's by Hasbro. They were tiny figures or animals, about an inch high and each came with a piece of jewellery, such as a hair comb, necklace or clip. There was also several playsets, various accessories, books and animated videos.

Charmkins were sold in the US, UK and other parts of Europe under varying names:
  • UK, & US: Charmkins
  • Italy: Pimpi Rosa

Images on this page either from booklet or thanks to various eBay sellers!

Playsets

There were were several playsets of varying sizes produced, most of which came with a new charachter or two.

Large Playsets

There were two large playsets produced, plus an unreleased playset which only featured in Hasbro marketing literature.

Whippoorwill Flower Mill

Along with ChrysantheMum and Whippoorwill Bird, this playset came with:

  • Fence
  • Nest Ring
  • Picnic Table
  • 3 Flower Pots
  • Bird Bath
  • Wooden box
  • Arm Chair
  • Coffee Table
  • Pot Belly Stove

ChrysantheMum

Whippoorwill

Jewellery House

Along with Blossom in Pyjamas and Li'l Tulip in Pajama's, this playset came with:

  • Bed
  • Cradle
  • 2 Chairs
  • Patio Table
  • Bureau
  • Love Seat
  • Basket (for Poppy)
  • Bird Stand (for Crocus)
  • Carrying Ring
  • 3 Flowerpots
  • Fences
  • Flowers

Blossom in PJ's Lil' Tulip in PJ's

Starshine Balloon

This playset was probably never released on general sale as it has never been seen anywhere other than in publicity material. Along with Bonnie Blue Eyes and Bo Peep Sheep, this playset came with:

  • Moon Chair
  • Star Table and Chairs
  • Cloud Stand
  • Telescope
  • Grandfather Clock
  • Bed
  • Star Lights
  • Vanity Mirror on Chest with Removable Drawers

"Up, up, and away! Bonnie Blue Eyes floats gently above the clouds in her beautiful balloon. Inside, Bo Peep Sheep laughs and plays....riding his cloud down the slide, rocking in the moon chair and going up and down in the elevator.
Little girls will love to make Bonnie Blue Eyes climb the ladder and ride in the elevator....pull the star on top and up it comes!
Wear a Charmkin in the heart of the tiara that surrounds the base of the balloon.
Each beautiful star light over the vanity doubles as an earring that can hold a Charmkin, too!
Includes Bonnie Blue Eyes and Bo Peep Sheep, moon chair, star table and chairs, cloud stand, telescope, grandfather clock, bed, star lights, vanity and a chest with removable drawers.
The interior can be revolved to access all the rooms. 10 7/8 x 8 7/8 x 18 1/2 inches"

Medium Playsets

There was one small playset produced called Jewellery Carry Case. It came with no accessories or figures.

Small Playsets ~ Pocket Pops

There were three Pocket Pops produced and each came with a new Charmkins character.

Secret Lollipop Patch

Secret Lollipop Patch & Freckle Face

Enchanted Apple Orchard

Enchanted Apple Orchard & MacIntosh Bear


Magic Garden

Magic Garden & Primrose Fairy

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