Posts tagged "barbie"

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Barbie Gets A Real Makeunder with ‘Normal Barbie’

Thanks to graphic designer-turned-toy-maker Nickolay Lamm, Barbie gets a shocking but very much real makeunder with "Normal Barbie". But what's normal one may ask?  According to…

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Barbie Hits Milan Fashion Week At Moschino Show

Last year, Moschino shocked us when fast food chains and other junk foods were used as inspiration to their line of high-end threads. Thi…

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Barbie Sashays Into Fashion

From toy stores to Hollywood, and now to a catwalk near you, the Barbie brand continues to…

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Natural Girls United Create Dolls with Natural Hair [Photos]

For decades, our Barbie dolls have all looked the same: tall and skinny with straight hair.

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Barbie to Undergo Coach Makeover

By the end of 2013, our favorite doll might just be a brand new woman. Just weeks after being transformed into an average…

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Thicker Than Ya Average: Barbie Gets A Makeover

With 36-18-33 measurements, legs for days and platinum blonde hair, Barbie has remained almost every little girl’s idol for decades. However, it’s her unrealistic measurement…

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Barbie Gets Makeover That Resembles a Real 19-Year-Old [Photos]

With 36-18-33 measurements, legs for days and platinum blonde hair, Barbie has remained almost every little girl's idol for decades. However, it's her unrealistic measurement…

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NYPD Stops Violent “Bad Barbies” Gang

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly isn't too thrilled about the fastest gang growing in New York.

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Meet Real-Life Anime Girl, Anastasiya Shpagina

For all of our anime fans out there, this one's especially for you. Get a look at "real-life Anime Barbie" Anastasiya Shpagina. She's a 19-year-old…

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Nicki Minaj Dishes to ‘Rolling Stone’ About Upcoming Clothing Line

It's no surprise the first lady of YMCMB is starting her own clothing line. This past Spring,…

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The Business of Nicki Minaj: A Breakdown of the Barbz Empire

--Young money, cash money business? Why, of course. Queens raptress Nicki Minaj may be the epitome of those words (even while Birdman greedily rubs hi…

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They’ll Never Stop! Kardashian Barbie Dolls Are Up Next

It looks like Kourtney, Kim and Khole will be transformed into Barbies. E! Online reports that limited-edition Barbie dolls modeled after the three sister…

Movies & TV

They’ll Never Stop! Kardashian Barbie Dolls Are Up Next

Yesterday (Jan 4) we reported that the Kardashian Klan was planning to start a print magazine but today there's more. It looks like Kourtney,…

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Nicki Minaj Takes the World: Set to Debut Apparel, Barbie Doll + Fragrance in 2012

Nicki Minaj seems to be contemplating world domination for 2012. After a grand slam 2011--winning prestige awards, creating an OPI collection, a top album…

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Co-Creator Of The Barbie Doll Dead At 95

Elliot Handler, a co-founder of the Mattel toy company, has died, according to TMZ. Handler's caretaker said that Elliot had a medical emergency last…

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Should Black Women Stop Calling Themselves Barbie?

Back when I rocked knicker-knockers on the ends of my pigtails Barbies were my toy of choice. My Barbie collection was nuts. They vacationed…

Lifestyle

Boss Vixen: Vanessa & Angela Simmons Launch The “Barbie So In Style” Collection

Young entrepreneurs Angela and Vanessa Simmons have teamed with Mattel to create the Barbie So In Style collection that features dolls dressed i…

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Boss Vixen: Vanessa & Angela Simmons Launch The “Barbie So In Style” Collection

Young entrepreneurs Angela and Vanessa Simmons have teamed with Mattel to create the Barbie So In Style collection that features dolls dressed in Pastry sneaker…

Music

A Semi-Complete Review of Nicki Minaj’s Best & Worst Guest Features

Nicki Minaj is the HB of ubiquity. In February, the black Barbie explained to MTV how important it was that she re-accustom people to accepting…

Music

A Chick And A Dude Review Nicki Minaj’s “Massive Attack”

While opinions on Nicki Minaj's first single, "Massive Attack," remain immensely polarized, two of VIBE's resident critics took to the IM…