"Barbie’s charm? Boundless, just like her popularity. There is no other doll that can embrace looks and styles so different and interpret cultures and traditions. Every moment of the life of a woman, every career, every dream has had a Barbie doll playing it out."
It has never been more evident that Barbie can embrace every woman when you peruse the current releases of the Barbie Fashionistas line. I had stopped buying a lot of the playline Barbie dolls but these last two waves of Fashionistas have really caught my attention. Just a few days ago I was able to find the last few that I was looking for.
You can see how beautiful and representative of many cultures that these current Barbies are when you see these Barbie Fashionistas commissioned by Vogue Italia to be displayed during fashion week in Milan starting Thursday, September 24th. There are a total of 20 dolls designed by 10 known designers and 10 up and coming designers "in a project that sought to express the global appeal of Barbie’s beauty."
Here is the entire collection: