Each Cabbage Patch Kid doll is exclusive — and so is the $12.75 million Fort Lauderdale mansion of their producer.
Searching for an excellent bigger abode, toy producer Michael Rinzler is has put his 6,349-square-foot mansion up for sale, The Post can solely reveal.
“With the well-designed spaces, tranquil vibes and prime waterfront location, I have no doubt this home will attract multiple offers,” itemizing dealer Chad Carroll of Compass instructed The Post.
The toymaker bought the five-bedroom, six-and-a-half toilet dwelling for $6.25 million in December 2019, two months after a bigger company acquired his Wicked Cool Toys company in October 2019.
He is now govt vice chairman, accomplice and co-president on the company that acquired Wicked Cool Toys, Jazwares LLC., which makes Roblox, Squishmallows, Nerf, UFC, Peppa Pig, Fortnite and Halo toys, in addition to Cabbage Patch Kids (which now makes a JoJo Siwa doll) and Pokémon toys, according to Jazwares’ website.
Contrasting his colourful occupation, the 2018 house is up to date with black, gray and white accents. It has floor-to-ceiling home windows, iron railings and minimalist lighting fixtures.
He’s not the primary inventive to want a minimalist dwelling design, though one other Cabbage Patch mogul marketed his New York City penthouse with a more colorful design this spring.
Inside, there are two beamed-ceiling dwelling rooms, a eating room and two places of work — one among which has a pop of shade that can’t be missed. Shelves are stuffed with motion figures, plush toys and video games in the itemizing picture.
The kitchen has a big marble island, an industrial hood, twin ovens, black-and-white accent tiles and a breakfast nook.
“The water-facing kitchen with an entertainment island is easily one of the best spaces in the home,” mentioned Carroll.
Amenities embody a membership room, a loft, an elevator, a health club and a film theatre, mentioned Carroll.
“This property has everything you need to enjoy the ultimate South Florida lifestyle,” mentioned Carroll.
The 0.29-acre lot has a heated saltwater pool, summer season kitchen with bar and a dock to park your boat, mentioned Carroll.
Toymakers together with Hasbro, Mattel, Toys “R” Us and now Jazwares have mass-produced inexpensive variations of the toy because it was first invented in 1982 and rose to riot-worthy popularity in 1983.
But the model nonetheless creates its expensive hand-stitched dolls at a visitor-friendly “hospital” in Cleveland, Georgia known as Babyland General, the place patrons can watch dolls being made and obtain a “birth certificate” and “adoption papers” for their dolls.