• Barbie's Impact and Evolution

    Barbie’s Impact and Evolution

    In 1959, the American toy company Mattel Inc introduced Barbie, a fashion doll character. Ruth Handler created this toy doll, naming it after her daughter, Barbara. Barbie quickly gained worldwide fame as a phenomenal, iconic, and recognizable toy doll. She also starred in movies, TV shows, books, and video games. Shop: Fossil x Barbie As we all know, Barbie boasts a perfect figure with long blonde hair, a slender body, and a wide variety of fashionable outfits and accessories. Her attire has significantly influenced fashion and entertainment trends. Shop: Fossil x Barbie Barbie and Criticism However, over the years, critics have targeted Barbie for her unrealistic body proportions, which potentially…