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    Posted Aug 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Barbie Collectible Doll Special Showcase More than 100 Barbies in glamorous and designer outfits, including the Chinese Empress Barbie, Juicy Couture Barbie and Christian Dior Barbie (left). Daily, 11am-11pm, Langham Place, 8 Argyle St, Mongkok, Inquiries: 2148 2160. Ends Sept 5 ...

  2. Some Barbies lean to the naughty side of life

    Posted Jan 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo After recently writing a naughty piece about the wholesome Barbies, fans of their multi-ethnic rivals, Bratz dolls, have written to denounce Mattel's evil ways. Basically, the Bratz dolls, which look nothing like the blonde, blue-eyed Barbie dolls, are being buried and their maker, MGA Entertainment, is in danger of going under after losing a landmark ...

  3. Lunch in a doll's house

    Posted Oct 08th 2006, 12:00am by Ruth Williams

    ... California girl- Barbie. The Barbie Movie House will be open in the afternoon on both days of the carnival weekend and will show three 45-minute Barbie movies in rotation, from 12 noon until 5pm. 'We want everyone to have fun so there's no entrance fee,' said Joyce Chan, senior licensing associate from Mattel Brands Consumer products, Mattel East Asia. Ms Chan said the Barbie ...

  4. Reading too much into Barbie's tattoos

    Posted Oct 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The world has had a love-hate relationship with Barbie, the doll with the impossibly sleek yet bosomy physique. The present furore over the new 'tokidoki' Barbie is the latest in a long string of controversies dating back almost to her birth in the late 1950s. Sporting tattoos on her back, down her neck and across her chest, the new pink-haired Barbie has parents, ...

  5. News - World - GERMANY

    Barbie Dreamhouse in Berlin a pink nightmare for protesters

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Berlin Barbie's Dreamhouse a nightmare for protesters To some it would be a dream home, albeit a slightly kitsch one. To others it resembles a very pink house of horrors that has no place in a modern city. The first life-sized Barbie house to be unveiled in Europe opened in Berlin yesterday, but Barbie fans were far outnumbered by feminist protesters ...

  6. News - China

    First Barbie-themed restaurant opens in Taiwan

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 06:52pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei With hot pink sofas, high heels-shaped tables and chairs decorated with tutus, the first Barbie-themed restaurant opened in Taiwan on Wednesday catering to fans of the iconic doll. US toymaker Mattel has licensed Taiwan’s restaurant group Sinlaku to operate the Barbie Cafe and hopes that the new establishment in a bustling shopping district ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - BUSINESS

    Hong Kong tycoon orders fleet of 30 Rolls Royce Phantoms for HK$155 million

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 02:19pm by Associated Press and Tiffany Ap

    ... initials on the licence plate, while his wife has one in "Barbie pink" with her first name emblazoned on the plates- a Valentine's Day gift from her husband. Named after the French ...

  8. Six degrees

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Rachael Barker

    ... of Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story are Barbie dolls... It is estimated that more than a billion Barbies have been sold worldwide, with toymaker Mattel claiming three are sold every second. If Barbie, who turned 50 last year, were real, she would stand five feet, six inches tall, weigh 50kg and have an 18-inch waist. The doll was designed by Jack Ryan, an eccentric engineer and husband ...

  9. Girl talk

    Posted Jun 26th 2004, 12:00am by Karmel Schreyer

    ... Karmel Schreyer The Best of Barbie Barbie Rules! 1, 2 and 3: Be Your Own Best Friend/Be Proud of Yourself/No Teasing Allowed (Golden Books HK$35 approx) When my first daughter was born, I told myself that she wasn't going to become a slavish follower of that blonde-haired, blue-eyed Barbie bimbo. But four years and two little girls later, what can I say? Both want nothing ...

  10. Definitely not for those who love the Barbie doll

    Posted Nov 04th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... with Vivian Chen Linda Rick, the doll designer behind the Precious Moments and The Doll Maker collections, who produces more than 400 different dolls every year, didn't have a Barbie doll until she was 20 years old. 'My mum didn't want us to play with Barbies because they are too shapely. My first Barbie was a gift from a fellow doll designer,' said ...




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