Barbie

Dia de Muertos doll. Plastic doll with face painted like a white skeleton wears a crown of marigolds and a black dress with multicolored flowers and yellow butterflies.

Barbie Celebrates Día de Muertos With New Doll

The Day of the Dead doll honors the 3,000 year-old Mexican tradition.

Rosa Parks. Black woman in Barbie doll form and a black and white photo.

Barbie Debuts Rosa Parks Doll

“We hope girls will be inspired to pursue their dreams.”

Black woman in black hijab and white outfit with black and pink details holding Black doll with white clothing in front of dark grey background

First Hijab-Wearing Barbie Honors Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad

“I hope that little girls of color across the heartland will be inspired to embrace what makes them unique.” 

The One Thing Misty Copeland Said Her Barbie Must Have

“The power of being able to see yourself represented in different spaces means so much for the growth of a young child, to be able to think they can be anything.”

Barbies Now Available in 4 Different Body Types

The new changes complement the skin color and hair texture updates that Mattel introduced last year. 

Ava DuVernay Barbie Drops, Sells Out Just About Everywhere

Mattel didn’t originally plan to widely distribute the #AvaBarbie, but fans of the acclaimed director changed the toymaker’s mind. 

Zendaya-Inspired Barbie in the Works, Complete with Locs

Zendaya on Barbie: “When I was little, I didn’t have one that looked like me, so I couldn’t connect with her in that way.”

'Illegal Immigrant Barbie' is as Bad as it Sounds

The doll illustrates some of the most offensive myths about undocumented immigrant women.

Japanese Ken, Meet Kwanzaa Barbie

There’s one for nearly every “ethnic” occasion.