She’s multi-cultural, futuristic, a collector’s passion and brave enough to go without makeup. She’s been bald, a presidential candidate and celebrated with celebrity likenesses. She’s Barbie, a style and cultural icon for decades and still going strong. Happy Monday – we hope it’s the best.
Relaunched Barbie Dolls of the World Collection Under Fire for Promoting ‘Dated Cultural Stereotypes’
Cliched or Educational? What do you think, Graeycie Maze (@Graeycie)?
Barbie Without Makeup Before and After Pics
Barbie, au natural. Thanks Kate Simon (@katesimon414) for your humanizing tweet.
Mattel Updates Barbie with a Futuristic Digital Display Dress
Barbie goes digital. Thanks for your tweet Danielle Marshall (@hashtagdanielle). We love seeing Barbie keeping up with tech.
‘Barbie Man’: Florida Man Owns More Than 2,000 Dolls
Stanley, “The Barbie Man”‘s collection could be every little girl’s dream. Do you have a collection favorite, Karen Lopez (@datachick)?
Barbie Selling Iconic Malibu ‘Dreamhouse’ for Cool $25M
Is Barbie leaving Malibu? Mihnea Miculescu (@Mihnea), where do you think she should relocate?
Video of the Week
We can’t help it. Kittens are cute.
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