Why doesn't Barbie doll have woman's hips?
Normally, a woman should have hips 2 inches more than the waist line. It is not so with Barbie doll. The hips measurement is equal to that of the waistline.
Barbie is an artist's interpretation and should not be taken literally. She should be given full artistic license.
Barbie has been around a long time and is a wholesome icon of feminine strength, as displayed in her DVD releases.
My favorite Barbie movie is The Twelve Dancing Princesses. The music is heavenly and the story is a good rendition of an old fairy tale by the same name.
The very first model of Barbie dolls had a much more realistic figure. However, the "hipper" Barbie made it more difficult for her to be dressed and undressed, and as the doll was invented to be a "fashion doll" for little girls, they made her slimmer in the hips so that kids could change her outfits more easily.
by Brown-eyed-girl 7 years ago
Would you let your son buy a barbie doll and play with it?How do you feel about it? Will it make a difference in a young boy's life?
by Kelly Kline Burnett 4 years ago
Grown up gifts and toys for older fun. Would you buy a Barbie doll for a gift?Gifts, I feel need to be an expression of fun and nothing spells fun to me more than a Barbie doll yet I never think of that for a gift. Would you buy or have you purchase a Barbie doll for a gift? If so, under what...
by Kelly Kline Burnett 6 years ago
Ruth Handler created a doll which became known as Barbie, named after her real life daughter named Barbie. Her tag line became "we girls can do anything".The history of her invention is fascinating, essentially the men in the toy industry told her no and she took her invention directly to...
by David Stillwell 6 years ago
How long does it take a barbie doll to decompose in a landfill?I was reading online that the estimate is over 1 billion barbie dolls have been produced... though not all of them have plastic bodies... some are made out of porcelain. So how big of an environmental impact would barbie create?
by Kevin 7 years ago
Would you buy a doll for your son if he asked for one?
by sandra govender 10 months ago
I am looking for fashion knitwear designs for barbie doll
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