Call her "out of this world," a "supernova of style," even a "glamtastic vision of futuristic fashion!" She's the Goddess of the Galaxy™ Barbie® Doll, and before she begins her fabulous reign on planet Earth, designer Bill Greening took a few moments to talk about this sci-fi-inspired sensation.
Where did you get your inspiration for Goddess of the Galaxy?
We're big fans of sci-fi in our house. I'm also a kid of the 1970s, so sci-fi was really influential in my childhood - in TV, movies, comics, toys, etc. I also think there's a lot of fashion glamour in sci-fi.
Stormy relationships, swashbuckling action, danger on the high seas, unexpected twists and double-crosses — it's all in a day's work for Captain Jack Sparrow! Join him and the mysterious Angelica on their search of the Fountain of Youth in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.
Worn for just one day, creating a lifetime of memories. The wedding gown embodies an absolute moment of beauty in a woman's life, portraying the devotion and the expression of a dream made real.
Vera Wang elegantly designs wedding gowns that allow brides to express their individuality. Now, through a unique collaboration, that uniqueness goes even further – with a new personalization feature for Vera's third and final Barbie® Collector bridal doll!
As the Trans-Siberian train rolls to a stop in St. Petersburg amidst steam, smoke, and a crowd of onlookers huddling together for warmth in the chilly air, one woman disembarks, setting a stiletto-heeled black boot onto the train platform. Heads turn while conversations hush. As her second heel hits the platform, all eyes fixate on this elegant beauty.
The Dolls of the World® Landmark Collection celebrates internationally acclaimed landmarks from around the world as only Barbie® can – with a flair for fashion!
On March 11, 2011, Ken® celebrates his 50th anniversary as Barbie’s original boyfriend.
In honor of the big day, Barbie® is a dazzling party hostess! Wrapped up in an eye-catching ensemble that pays tribute to Ken’s signature style, she wears a cyan blue dress with plaid bodice (reminiscent of his sweater vests), dramatic earrings and a bow at her waist (like his classic bow ties).
If you’re a true Barbie® fan, you know that designer Robert Best is famous for the gorgeous dolls he creates in the Barbie® Fashion Model Collection, his signature line. And you most likely also know that each year, Robert’s dolls embody a particular theme. From celebrated career girls to stylish gals on the social scene, Robert infuses each and every doll with his own love for chic style and high fashion detailing.
Are you ready for something seriously stylish? We've seen the fashion future and like all true icons, it goes by one name: Denim.
LOVE your Louboutin dolls and shoes?
Don't miss this behind the scenes glimpse of Christian Louboutin at his fab Barbie photo shoot!
In 2010, Barbie® celebrated 30 years of being a global ambassador with the anniversary of the Dolls of the World® Collection. There was even an exhibit held on Ellis Island this summer, highlighting over 50 cultural dolls from the collection. And now this special collection celebrates another major milestone – the very first Ken® doll graces the line!
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