Category: Barbie

Artist Creations at BarbieCon

I’ll let the pics speak for themselves…Artist Creations, the 2014 Barbie National Convention Souvenir Designer – these are dolls from their preview. Remember, it’s 1:6 scale, folks… These guys look like Mafioso…but they are really just big ol’ teddy bears…

Why Barbie is Important – For Dummies

She is known as a toy, collectible, icon, harbinger of doom…she is diminutive, stylish, robust…she is multi-racial, experienced, powerful…she is hated by feminists, loved by Ken, and cherished by little boys who have wanted to be little girls since 1959. She is Barbie. And if you don’t know who Barbie is, you need to get your head out of your ass and run away … Read More Why Barbie is Important – For Dummies

Only The Plasticky Ones, Please…

Really? Read it here… There’s going to be a new, more plasticky model posing alongside the flesh-and-blood ones in the Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue next week. Hmmm…’plasticky’…well, I guess that simply means flesh-and-blood ones do have some or more plastic in them than Barbie. And kudos to Mattel’s spokesperson for saying “Barbie is a legend in her own right, with more than 150 careers and … Read More Only The Plasticky Ones, Please…