A Versace-inspired gown that Is similar to one Schiffer wore on the runway in 1994.Photo courtesy of Barbie.

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Claudia Schiffer Helps Barbie Get the Designer Treatment

Two looks that Schiffer modeled during her career inspired the doll-size designs.

clock October 20, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Stitch Shoppe by Loungefly

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EXCLUSIVE: New Barbie Collection Via American Retro, Pop Culture-Inspired Stitch Shoppe

The size-inclusive collection is out on July 31.

clock July 27, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

As part of Mattel's Play It Forward platform, Barbie will donate essential worker dolls from the brand's Career range to the children of coronavirus-pandemic first-responders.

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Barbie Steps Up

Mattel is calling on its iconic career woman-fashion plate to spread joy in the age of the coronavirus.

clock May 13, 2020Bridget Foley

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Girls Still Just Want to Have Fun — Even in Victoria’s Secret

Cyndi Lauper defends the struggling brand as an affordable lingerie option.

clock February 5, 2020Kellie Ell

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Influencer Chriselle Lim Gets the Barbie Treatment

In addition to getting her own Barbie, Lim has styled two dolls for Mattel.

clock October 1, 2019Alexa Tietjen

Kith Women and Barbie Are Teaming Up

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The Kith Barbie Doll Is Coming

Barbie gets a streetwear makeover.

clock September 17, 2019Layla Ilchi

Jennifer Lopez, CFDA Awards 2019

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CFDA Fashion Awards 2019 Winners: See the Full List

See the full list from the 2019 CFDA Fashion Awards here.

clock June 3, 2019Layla Ilchi

Mar y Sol Inzerillo's nails for Elle Fanning at the Met Gala 2019 made with vintage charms.

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Vintage Made Elle Fanning’s Camp Met Gala Nails

“Coors beer can, french fries, hamburger” charms from Mar y Sol Inzerillo “go-to” vintage shop made Elle Fanning’s camp Barbie nails.

clock May 8, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Adwoa Aboah on Having Her Own Barbie, Fighting for Equality and Teaming With Meghan Markle

Barbie honored Aboah for the the work she does to empower young women as part of her online community Gurls Talk, with her own ‘Shero doll.

clock March 8, 2019Natalie Theodosi

Unique Vintage launches 60th anniversary collection with Mattel, celebrating Barbie.


Barbie Looks ‘Life-Sized’ for 60th by Unique Vintage

The 12-piece spring collection will be inspired by the Barbie dolls of the Sixties through the Eighties in collaboration with Mattel.

clock March 5, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

A Barbie-inspired skirt from Unique Vintage Clothing.

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Dressing Like Barbie Rings Up Sales for Unique Vintage Clothing

Barbie-inspired clothing has helped to increase Unique Vintage Clothing’s sales by 35 percent.

clock November 16, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

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Barbie, Puma Dream Up Shoe, Clothing Line

The collaboration, due out in late fall, follows recent partnerships with brands such as Missguided and Show Me Your Mumu for Mattel’s Barbie brand.

clock May 21, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Leyla Piedayesh and her Barbie Shero doll

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Lala Berlin’s Leyla Piedayesh Is First German Barbie Shero Honoree

Tehran-born founder of Berlin fashion label joins 16 other international Barbie women role models.

clock March 8, 2018Melissa Drier

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Dodo Bar Or and Ada Kokosar Team Up for Dodo by Midnight Line

The capsule collection of clothing and shoes is a cross between “Dynasty” and Barbie’s closet.

clock February 25, 2018Joelle Diderich

Mattel's New Crew dolls

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Machine-A Curates Exhibit, Martine Rose Designs T-shirt to Celebrate Mattel’s New Ken Doll Types

Mattel unveiled 15 new additions to its Ken Fashionistas line to include slim and broad body types and in a range of skin tones and hairstyles.

clock June 20, 2017Lorelei Marfil

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