Posts tagged "girls toys"

Amazing New GoldieBlox Ad Takes On Beauty Myths, “1984” Style

Kickass girl-empowering toy company GoldieBlox has released a new ad, and this one features Metric's "Help I'm Alive" while brilliantly mimicking Apple's famous "1984" ad. The ad's goal is to shatter the myth perpetuated by dolls that little girls' worth rests on their looks. To combat it, the company created an action figure for girls.

By: Claire Hannum / November 8, 2014

The Soapbox: Of Little Girls And LEGOs

You can’t walk through my home barefoot without stepping on a colorful, sharp piece of plastic at least once. Yes, we are one of the families that helps ensure that Lego’s sales and profits continue to rise in an economy where many toy manufacturers are struggling. And apparently, we’re not the only ones: Lego i…

By: Avital Norman Nathman / September 7, 2012