Barbie has had a huge shake-up with the OG booby, tiny-waisted, blonde model being superseded by dolls of diverse skin tones, hair type/colours, shapes and abilities. There are a whole bunch of Barbie career dolls in store now too, tapping into the ‘if you can’t see it, you can’t be it’ adage and showing kids all sorts of possibilities.
We love this new, more diversely representative Barbie range! Take a peek at a few of our faves …
Barbie® 60th Anniversary Firefighter Doll
Hugely topical (unfortunately) for Australian kids in the wake of our recent devastating bushfires, this doll could be really helpful for children who might need to ‘play through’ their worries about what’s been happening.