My Little Pony :: Accessories & Playsets ~ Year 4 [1985 - 1986]

MLP Year 4 had five sets of ponies, a new Megan & Sundance, the introduction of Molly & Baby Sundance and a new set of Plush Ponies. There were also several non US variations and alternatives. There was one set of special offer ponies, six playsets (including two re-issues), one accessory and three pony wear sets.

A huge thanks to Renee for all the pamphlet scans and to everyone else who has helped with images, including many eBay sellers!

Year 4 ~ Contents

Accessories & Playsets

Playsets

Accessories

Pony Wear


Baby Bonnet School of Dance

"Make believe your ponies learn to prance at the My Little Pony Baby Bonnet School of Dance. Baby Half Note with Beddy-Bye eyes spins on the revolving dance floor. Six characters included plus leg warmers, tutu and tiara for Baby Half Note and more. Plastic storage folds for carrying."

Baby Bonnet School of Dance came with one baby pony, Baby Half Note, who had Beddy-Bye Eyes. When closed, the playset could be carried and when opened the front panel became a stage with three revolving platforms.

Baby Half Note was re-issues in Year 7 as part of the Playset Ponies special offer along side Majesty, Lemon Drop, Sprinkles and Baby Half Note. Her pose was changed as was given non BBE.

The playset included a white mesh tutu, four pink leg-warmers, pink flower tiara, butterfly brush, hair ribbon, s ix animal friends (pink & yellow) - two bunnies, two swans and two bees, pink ballet box and a pink sign for showing dance routines

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Baby Half Note
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Earth Pony
Lavebder
Aqua
Ballet shoes

Baby Buggy [2nd issue]

Baby Buggy was re-issued unchanged from Year 3 and included Baby Cuddles again, only this time with Beddy-Bye Eyes. This playset was re-designed for Year 8's Princess Baby Buggy.

See also

Baby Cuddles

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Earth
Green-Blue
Pink
Rattle

Baby Pony Stroller [UK Playset, 2nd Issue]

The 2nd issue of Baby Pony Stroller came with one new baby pony called Baby Lemon Drop, who is quite collectable. This playset was made exclusively for the UK. Baby Lemon Drop was also sold seperatly in Germany, but posed differently.

The stroller changed from pink to purple.

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Baby Lemon Drop
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Earth Pony
Yellow
Purple
Lemon Drops

Birthday Party [UK playset]

Birthday Party playset was the UK alternative to the US Party Gift Pack playset.

It included one new pony called Tuttie Fruttie. and came with the same items as the Party Gift Pack, only featured Tuttie Fruttie on the items where a pony was shown.

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Tuttie Frutti
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Earth Pony
Orange
Green w/yellow
Citrus fruit

Cake, Candles, Plates and Cups Pony Invites featuring Tuttie Fruttie

Sign, Hats, Favours and Balloon Pin-the-Tail-On-the-Pony Yellow Bird Brush

Lullabye Nursery [2nd issue]

The 2nd issue of Year 3's Lullaby Nursery included Baby Tiddly-Winks again, only this time with Beddy-Bye Eyes. The Nursery itself remained unchanged.

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Baby Tiddly-Winks
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Earth
Pink
White
Bib

Paradise Estate

"My Little Pony Paradise Estate is a fully furnished 4-room mansion, including a luxurious swimming pool and patio area. Fits all ponies. Swimming pool really holds water and it's removable - easy to fill and empty. 60 pieces of furniture and accessories."

Paradise Estate was the largest playset to be produced. When open it revealed four big fully furnished rooms: kitchen, living room, bedroom and nursery. Each room came with their appropriate furniture and accessories, numbering over 60 in all.

The Paradise Estate did not come with any ponies and was reissued in Year 5 unchanged.

Party Gift Pack

"My Little Pony Party pack comes with 5 ponies and everything you need to give a pretend birthday party."

The Party Gift Pack was a collection of five new ponies and loads of accessories. This set was not sold in the UK, where an alternative called "Birthday Party" was sold with one new pony but all the same accessories.

  • Five hats
  • Six peice birthday cake and six candles (removeable)
  • One blue serving plate, six yellow cups and six blue plates
  • Five party favours
  • Pin-the-Tail on the Pony game (including two blindfolds and two tails)
  • "It's a Party" blanket
  • "It's Party Time" sign
  • Party panties in a box (for Baby Frosting)
  • One balloon and one decorated gift box
  • Five pony-sized party invitations and one large party invitation
  • Five ribbons, a brush, a hair pick
  • Sticker

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Baby Frosting Baby Celebrate Best Wishes
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Unicorn [Beddy-Bye Eyes]
Green
White
Cakes with candles
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Float:
Sea [Pretty 'n Pearly]
White
Purple
Pink w/orange turtle
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Pegasus [So Soft]
Pink
Yellow
Candles


Party Time Yum Yum
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Earth [Twinkle-Eyed]
Orange
Pink, white, chartreuse & blue
Party hats
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Earth [Flutter Pony]
Purple
Chartreuse
Wrapped sweets

Accessories

The only accessory produced in Year 4 was the Pony Purse.

Pony Purse

The Pony Purse was made for carrying Ponies and their accessories. An adult pony could fit inside, with a small pocket for it's clothes and accessories. There was also an outer pocket just right for fitting a baby pony inside. The Pony Purse came with it's very own baby pony, Baby Sleepy Pie, who had Beddy-Bye Eyes.

Although the Pony Purse was not sold in the UK, Baby Sleepy Pie did become available, most probably after US production had ceased around Year 10.

A new Pony Purse was released in Year 5 with a new pony of its own.

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Baby Sleepy Pie
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Earth Pony
White
Blue
Teddy bear

Pony Wear

Continuing on from Year 3 there were three new sets of Pony Wear produced in Year 4 and more produced in Year 5.

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Pony Wear

This was the second set of Pony Wear produced and included Pony Luv, Flashprance, Party Time, and Pom Pom Pony from Year 3's Pony Wear set. Each Pony Wear outfit came with a grape-scented sticker that pictured a pony wearing the outfit.

City Kids Having a Luau Neon Lights Strike Up the Band

Baby Pony Wear with Pocket Pals

Baby Pony Wear with Pocket Pals was the first set of Pony Wear for baby ponies. They were sold in pairs and each one came with a "Pocket Pal" doll, made up of two pom-poms, that fitted a pocket of a matching outfit. Each Baby Pony Wear outfit came with a grape-scented sticker that pictured two baby ponies wearing the outfits. A second set was produced in Year 5. In the UK a three of these outfits has slightly different names.

Clown costume with clown pal
Bathrobe with duck pal
Dragon outfit with dragon pal
Sunsuit with frog pal [UK: Sundress with frog pal]

Overalls with doll pal [UK: Dungarees with doll pal]
Bunny suit with bunny pal
Snowsuit with snowman pal
Jumper with kitten pal [UK: Pinafore with kitten pa]

These images are thanks to Glitzie86!

Clown costume with clown pal
Bathrobe with duck pal
Dragon outfit with dragon pal
Sunsuit with frog pal [UK: Sundress with frog pal]

Overalls with doll pal [UK: Dungarees with doll pal]
Bunny suit with bunny pal
Snowsuit with snowman pal
Jumper with kitten pal [UK: Pinafore with kitten pa]

Megan and Pony Wear

Each Megan and Pony Wear outfit came an outfit for Megan and a matching cape for Sundance. Each one came with a grape-scented sticker that pictured Megan and Sundance wearing the outfits.

See also:

By the Sea Country Jamboree Flower Darlings

Ice Princesses Picnic In the Park Sweet Dreams

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