Posts tagged "barbie"

Italian Vogue’s Second “Black Issue” Stars … Barbie?

Vogue Italia certainly knows how to increase sales:
Drum up media coverage by launching an all black issue that features only African-American models.
Follow up a year later,…

Leonora Epstein | July 21, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Quickies!: Is Mattel’s New Doll A More “Authentic” Black Barbie?

Is “So In Style” Barbie on the right path towards a more “authentic” Black Barbie, with its fuller lips, noses and curly hair? [The Root]
Michael Jackson’s kids reportedly want…

Carrie Wasterlain | July 15, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Jessica Simpson Gets Dumped Right Before Her Ken And Barbie Themed B-Day Party!

What’s worse than getting dumped right before your birthday? Getting dumped right before your Ken and Barbie-themed birthday party!!! This is exactly what happened to Jessica Simpson when Tony Romo

Nikki Dowling | July 14, 2009 - 1:20 pm

Jason Wu Dolls Just As Chic As Their Runway Counterparts

Returning to his couture doll clothing roots, fashion darling Jason Wu has designed a doll and clothed it in one of his Fall ’09 runway looks. Reminiscent of Barbie way

Lily Q | July 13, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Quick Pic: Does This Barbie Look Like Heidi Klum?

Heidi Klum was immortalized as part of Barbie’s Blonde Ambition Collection, but the doll just looks like a regular Barbie doll to me. Now I wonder why Mattel even bothered…

Annika Harris | July 9, 2009 - 10:15 am

The Palms Unveils Barbie-Themed Suite…Let’s Go Party

It’s hard to be a Barbie girl in a Barbie world when your surroundings average an inch in size. Now you can play the my-size version at the Palms Resort…

Leonora Epstein | June 8, 2009 - 12:30 pm

That’s Vaginal! Escalator In First Ever Barbie Flagship Store Looks Like Lady Bits

Have I seen too many vaginas, or does this pink-hued escalator in the world’s first ever Barbie flagship store in Shanghai look a hell of a lot like a hooha?

Susannah Breslin | May 6, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Quickies!: Amber Rose Reins It In

Amber Rose totally toned it down for the Metropolitan Opera’s Gala. But so did Kanye. And Annika thinks Kanye controls everything Amber does so… [DListed]
A woman from Las Vegas…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 16, 2009 - 8:00 pm

“Saturday Night Live” Celebrates Barbie’s Birthday

Oh Kristen Wiig, is there nothing you can’t do? On Saturday’s episode (with musical guest Kelly Clarkson, whose new album drops tomorrow), Barbie dropped by “Weekend Update” to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 16, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Barbie Weddings No Longer Child’s Play In Japan

Barbie just doesn’t cut it for little girls in Japan, who would rather play with Licca-Chan, a rival doll. So instead, Mattel, Inc. will cater to adult brides when it…

Annika Harris | March 9, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Barbie Was A Naughty Bitch

Today is Barbie’s OFFICIAL 50th Birthday, after many weeks worth of pre-celebration (she always seemed like a party girl…). There’s always going to be debate over the positive and negative…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 9, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Outlaw Barbie Coming Soon

Barbie just can’t seem to get a break, despite celebrating her 50th birthday this month. A West Virginia lawmaker, Democrat Jeff Eldridge, has proposed the Ban Barbie Bill because he…

Annika Harris | March 6, 2009 - 8:30 pm

Barbie Has A Tramp Stamp

Totally Stylin’ Tattoos Barbie hit store shelves recently, and parents aren’t happy. What’s disturbing most parents is the “tattoo gun” that comes with each doll and allows children to put…

Annika Harris | March 6, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Style Buzz: Karl Lagerfeld’s Barbie Dolls

DAMN, why do I not live in France?!?! Karl Lagerfeld designed fancy little outfits for some Barbie dolls and they’re are on display at the Colette shop in Paris from…

Jessica Wakeman | March 5, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Cougar Barbie: So Lifelike!

Barbie turned 50 this year, but what does that mean for her sex symbol status? Well, the blond bombshell is officially a cougar! And she can work a…

Simcha | March 3, 2009 - 12:30 pm

Barbie Dream House Gets A Birthday Makeover

Your dream of walking through Barbie’s Dream House might actually turn into a reality. As we all know, Barbie is turning 50 this year and to celebrate her birthday, Mattel…

Persia Ali | February 20, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Quick Pic: Barbie Gets Her Close-Up

New York Fashion Week kicked off this morning in the tents at Bryant Park. Inside the venue, there are Barbies everywhere — and not just the tall, thin, glamorous editors…

Catherine Strawn | February 13, 2009 - 3:45 pm

Makeup: What’s With the Kid Stuff?

Most little girls (and even some boys!) have a moment where they play in mom’s makeup, pretending to be a grown-up woman. But is the reverse true as well: do…

Jessica Wakeman | February 8, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Quickies!: Jessica Simpson Isn’t A Cover Girl

Jessica Simpson will not be gracing the cover of Self magazine as previously planned. Jess has been making a lot of headlines for her recent weight gain, but Self claims…

Persia Ali | February 5, 2009 - 10:00 pm

Barbie’s Designer Was Pervy

Barbie has had a rather controversial past that has centered around her physique and her impact on young girls. But the past of Barbie toy designer Jack Ryan is juicier…

Annika Harris | January 16, 2009 - 3:30 pm
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