barbie

TV Reporter Barbie Gets The Story In Pink

Oh, dear. The latest doll to emerge from the Barbie I Can Be … line is the News Anchor Doll, and we’re going to bet her pinker-than-pink ensemble is going…

Susannah Breslin | September 23, 2010 - 11:50 am

Could Mattel’s Japanese Barbie And Ken Be Any More Stereotypical?

A geisha girl and a samurai warrior: these are the stereotypes Mattel used for Japanese Ken and Barbie dolls. Barbie is dressed as a geisha with lotus blossoms in her…

Jessica Wakeman | September 16, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Rachel Zoe And Barbie Collide, The World Goes Bananas!

Barbie makes an appearance on tonight’s episode of “The Rachel Zoe Project.” Mattel created a Barbie in Rachel’s likeness (left), and she, in turn, styled Barbie for a red carpet…

Annika Harris | August 24, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Ick: Barbie Feet

We agree with our girls at The Gloss that this image is likely Photoshopped, but it still makes us want to vom in the Dream House toilet. [The Gloss] …

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 10, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Nekkid Barbie Calendar Makes Us Feel Pervy

We know it’s just plastic, but somehow it feels really wrong. [Copyranter] …

Lily Q | July 30, 2010 - 6:15 pm

Barbie Video Girl + Scavenger Hunt = Adult Summer Play

Barbie Video Girl is the latest addition to the Barbie family, but she’s not some doll that fancies herself a music video model, camera person, or video editor.

Annika Harris | July 20, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Move Over, Barbie: Ken Doll Models For Esquire

Barbie had a million jobs, but did we ever really know what Ken did? With that head of hair, of course he’s a model. This month, Ken is tricked out…

Jessica Wakeman | July 8, 2010 - 6:20 pm

Is “Toy Story 3″ Sexist?

Toy Story 3” has been receiving nothing but praise. It’s topped the box office for two weeks in a row and has pulled in $226 million so far. Not to…

Kelli Bender | June 28, 2010 - 5:20 pm

An Obese Barbie?

If Barbie keeps it up, she’s not going to fit into her dream house anymore. [BuzzFeed] …

Ami Angelowicz | June 28, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Statue Of Liberty Barbie Arrives On Ellis Island

This is the 30th anniversary of the Barbie Dolls of the World Collection, and Mattel chose to celebrate this milestone with a special exhibit on Ellis Island, a fitting place…

Annika Harris | June 17, 2010 - 6:10 pm

Introducing Wonder Bread Barbie

Little girls everywhere, it’s finally arrived — Wonderbread Barbie! It’ll be hard to control yourselves, but don’t freak out, OK?! Oh. Wait. No one’s freaking out? Probably because Wonder Bread…

Lily Q | June 15, 2010 - 5:20 pm

And The Prize Goes To … The Best Positive Barbie Story

Last week, we asked you to tell us how Barbie positively affected your dreams and goals. And despite what some people claim, those of you who really loved Barbie didn’t…

Annika Harris | June 11, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Win This! Limited-Edition Anemone Barbie By Christian Louboutin

Finding a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes for less than $200 rarely happens outside of La La Land. But fashionistas around the world can stop dreaming now that Mattel has…

Annika Harris | June 4, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Ken’s Dream House And Inferiority Complex

I’ve always had questions about the Ken doll. What’s his relationship with Barbie anyway? Does he like men or women? What’s up with the ascot? Where did he get…

Kelli Bender | June 2, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Jon Hamm Plays With Himself On “Ellen”

Oh, get your minds out of the gutter! It was a Don Draper Barbie Doll Jon Hamm played with when he stopped by “Ellen” this week. And it wasn’t…

Wendy Atterberry | May 25, 2010 - 2:20 pm

In A Barbie World … Fantastic?

Looks like this Barbie-themed hotel room thing is becoming quite a trend. First the Palms in Las Vegas went Mattel-mad with a set of suites, now the super-swank Plaza Athénée…

Leonora Epstein | May 11, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Real-Life Barbie

It’s pretty obvious just from her absent nipples and ginormous head that Barbie’s body doesn’t exactly resemble that of a real woman. But this handy infographic does a good job…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 7, 2010 - 8:15 pm

New Barbies Have The Faces Of Australian Models

Victoria’s Secret Angel Miranda Kerr made an estimated $3 million last year, making her the ninth highest paid model of 2009. But while she’s only just cracked the top ten…

Lily Q | May 6, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Karl Lagerfeld’s Shrine To Barbie And Ken

Karl Lagerfeld’s studio is featured in The Selby Is In Your Place, and there’s a preview of the space on TheSelby.com. When we first saw this photo, we thought, “Does…

Catherine Strawn | May 4, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Barbie Goes Hardcore

In her time, Barbie’s had more than a few outfit changes. Most recently, the master of red soles — Christian Louboutin — outfitted the doll, but now it seems she’s…

Bianca Posterli | April 6, 2010 - 2:40 pm