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Barbie Partners With Harlem’s Fashion Row To Honor Black Fashion Designers

Harlem's Fashion Row is auctioning off the one-of-a-kind designer dolls to benefit their nonprofit organization #ICON360.

Ida B. Wells, Suffragist And Anti-Lynching Activist, To Be Honored With Her Own Barbie

The doll includes a replica of the 'Memphis Free Speech' where Wells unapologetically penned indictments against the lynchings of Black men.

Kith Women And Barbie Release Exclusive Doll And Collection Styled By Mekka Shyian

In 2019, Kith Women and Barbie announced a partnership by launching a doll styling contest.

Yara Shahidi, Naomi Osaka Among Newest Faces In Barbie “Sheroes” Collection

Barbie turn 60 years old this year, and to coincide with International Women’s Day on Friday (May 8), the iconic doll line is rolling out 20 new faces for their “Sheroes&#8221…

Salma Hayek And Frida Kahlo’s Family Object Barbie Doll

As a part of Barbie’s “Inspiring Women” collection, Frida Kahlo was one of three women to be commemorated. But the doll has received a surplus of backlash since its…

Barbie Launches “Shero” Collection Ahead Of International Women’s Day

We’re a long way from the first Barbie doll in 1959. She was clad in a one-piece bathing suit, hugging a Jessica Rabbit hourglass figure–the desired body of the day…

Mattel Unveils Its First Ever Hijab Wearing Barbie

American fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad won a bronze medal while competing in the 2016 summer Olympics in Rio De Janero, and also became the first woman to wear a traditional…

Gabby Douglas Announces New Barbie Doll: “You Can Be Anything”

Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas has been a trailblazer for women of color since she first hit the mat during the London Summer Olympics and flipped into the hearts…