August 7, 2013

Coach Barbie® Doll: Timelessly Chic!

Barbie® has been a fashion icon for more than 50 years, working with some of the biggest names in the industry. Coach has also helped to define classic American style, with fine leatherwear, luxury craftsmanship, and modern design since 1941. It’s only fitting that these two iconic brands should come together to create one unforgettable, truly collectible doll — the special edition Coach Barbie® doll!

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August 2, 2013

2012 Barbie® Convention: A Fab Look Back!

The 2012 National Barbie® Doll Collectors Convention was a blast! Take a look back with us, with scenes from the fabulous fashion show, interviews of convention attendees by Robert Best, and shots of the incredibly detailed displays for the “atelier” collection dolls. Bill Greening also shares why he loves coming to the Barbie conventions in this two-minute video recap. Watch now!

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July 30, 2013

Buy What You Love: A Barbie® Collector Spotlight Interview!

Twenty-six years! That’s how long Deborah has been collecting Barbie® dolls, and with all her experience, new and long-time collectors alike will find fun and useful tidbits in this interview.

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July 26, 2013

Cool Tees 4 Hot Days!

By Chris Varaste

Tee shirts are as all-American as Barbie®! Created for the U.S. Navy in 1913, tee shirts gained popularity during the 1950s, and by the 1960s, earned a place as a trendy fashion statement. From Memorial Day to July 4th, and on to Labor Day, the tee shirt has come to represent American summer style!

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July 25, 2013

The Magia2000 Doll Design Duo in a Barbie Collector Spotlight Interview!

The National Barbie® Doll Collectors Convention not only welcomes collectors from around the world, but also welcomes doll designers, too! Case in point: Magia2000, the Italian design duo who joined the fun in 2012.

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July 23, 2013

Dolls, Fashions, Friends, and Joy: A Barbie Convention Interview!

How do people get their start as Barbie® collectors, and what makes it so much fun for them? Watch Anne’s take on it!

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July 19, 2013

Creating a Fabulous Convention Experience: A Barbie® Collector Spotlight Interview!

When you go to the National Barbie® Doll Collectors Convention, you’re in for a tremendous experience! It’s created by people like Maria, who serve on the convention steering committee and work hard to deliver a fabulous event for attendees from around the world.

Learn more about Maria, her collecting tastes, and how she came to work on the convention in this Collector Spotlight interview!

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July 12, 2013

Designers, Yell Leaders, and Cruises in Hot Off the Barbie Press!

Travel, sports, and fashion design – they all have one thing in common, and that’s Barbie! See how in the latest edition of Hot Off the Barbie Press.

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July 1, 2013

Summer Vacation with the Cast of Barbie Life in the Dreamhouse!

Summer vacation is here, which means it’s time to dive in to Season 4 of Barbie Life in the Dreamhouse, the web-exclusive series featuring Barbie® doll chilling in Malibu!

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June 28, 2013

BFC Designer Interview With Linda Kyaw!

You asked, she answers! Join Barbie® Collector Designer Linda Kyaw at her workspace in the Mattel design headquarters (lots of eye candy in the background) as she reveals the details of her design inspirations and so much more. It’s all her in this Designer Interview, exclusively for Barbie Fan ClubSM members!

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