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Style Scoop: Dov Charney Suspended, Barbie’s a #GirlBoss, Vanessa Friedman Speaks

Style Scoop: Dov Charney Suspended, Barbie’s a #GirlBoss, Vanessa Friedman Speaks

  by Channing Hargrove

On Wednesday night, the Board of Directors of American Apparel voted to replace Dov Charney as CEO of the brand. A release on the matter states, “the Board’s decision to replace Mr. Charney grew out of an ongoing investigation into [...]

Tags: mattel, American Apparel, barbie, bianca balti, Bill Blass, bruce weber, claudia schiffer, Dolce & Gabanna, Dov Charney, Eric Wilson, fashion photography, kenzo, NYT, One Kings Lane, photography, Prabal Gurung, Rent the Runway, Style Scoop, suzy menkes, The New York Times, Vanessa Friedman
Barbie Gets Bandaged By Hérve Léger

Barbie Gets Bandaged By Hérve Léger

  by Lauren Kaplan

It turns out we’re not the only ones coveting a curve-hugging Hérve Léger creation – Barbie has been, too. And lucky for her, Hérve Léger by Max Azria is conducting her latest makeover. Mattel and the design house are [...]

Tags: mattel, barbie, herve leger, limited edition, max azria, neiman marcus
Barbie Gets All Dolled Up for Spring 2013

Barbie Gets All Dolled Up for Spring 2013

  by Angel Lenise

What do Tim Gunn, The Blonds, and Stephen Burrows have in common? Aside from being forthright and fierce favorites in the fashion world, they are all connected a lauded lady: Barbie. The consultant, glam costumiers, and womenswear designer [...]

Tags: mattel, barbie, collectables, collectors item, David Blond, dolls, gifts, Phillipe Blond, Project Runway, Stephen Burrows, The Blonds, tim gunn
Barbie’s 2012 Career: Fashion Designer

Barbie’s 2012 Career: Fashion Designer

  by Valis Vicenty

Barbie has created an extensive resume over her 50 years. From teacher, to veterinarian, and everything in between, she’s truly done it all. In 2012, Barbie will leave it all on the runway as she takes on her latest role as a fashion [...]

Tags: mattel, 2012, barbie, doll, fashion designer, i can be fashion designer barbie, toy
Alitalia Takes Barbie to new Heights With a Historic Collection

Alitalia Takes Barbie to new Heights With a Historic Collection

  by Valis Vicenty

Barbie is taking flight this season. Mattel has helped Alitalia commemorate its history with a collection of 14 Barbie dolls, each wearing a different one of the luxury Italian airline’s flight attendant uniforms. Famed Italian [...]

Tags: mattel, airline, alberto fabiani, alitalia, barbie, captain, collection, crew, flight attendant, fontana sisters, Giorgio Armani, italy, piazza de spagna-rome, renato balestra, spazio alitalia, uniform
Jet-Set Barbie: The Landmark Collection

Jet-Set Barbie: The Landmark Collection

  by Lauren Barth

For 30 years, Barbie has embraced cultures around the globe with the Dolls of the World Collection - featuring the blond (and occasionally brunet) bombshell adorned in authentic and native costumes. In commemorating the 30th Anniversary of [...]

Tags: mattel, barbie, big ben, dolls of the world, eiffel tower, england, france, glam, glam media, london, new york city, nyc, Paris, the landmark collection, the statue of liberty