There’s something about Barbie that makes kids (and even adults) aspire to be like her. What does Barbie embody? She’s all about ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES! Barbie lets children create and re-create their own stories, while giving them opportunities to see and experience what they want to be. BIG DREAMS happen when kids play with Barbie.
Since 1959, Barbie’s purpose has been to promote limitless potential in every child. One simple Barbie doll can make a great impact! This is why Barbie has become a global icon that can bring about change wherever and whenever she may be. Today, Barbie aims to inspire the future generation through an advocacy of representation, inclusion, and empowerment.
With Barbie, you can be anything! While there are fashion themes that come with each doll package, children are free to play and imagine what they want with their Barbie dolls. In today’s blog post, Mr Toys jots down the top 10 highly rated Barbie dolls for 2022.
10. Barbie Top Gun Maverick
Barbie feels the need for speed as she personifies the determination of Natasha Phoenix Trace, a supremely confident and capable pilot at the fiercely competitive Top Gun flight school. Whip-smart and talented, Phoenix commands the respect of her fellow pilots while conquering barriers in and out of the sky. Dressed for action in her pilot's helmet, sleek aviator sunglasses, and a jumpsuit bearing signature patches, Top Gun: Maverick Barbie doll captures the effortless dedication of this brave character.
9. Barbie Dia De Muertos
The Barbie Dia De Muertos series honours the customs, symbols, and rituals often seen throughout the festive time of remembrance. Dia De Muertos Barbie doll features a traditional dress embroidered with sugar skull and flower details. A crown of marigolds with hidden skull details adorns her hair, complemented by a twisted headband detail. Her hair is pulled back to accentuate intriguing calavera face painting that continues to her neck and forms a delicate skeleton. Vibrant bracelets complete her look.
8. Barbie Dreamtopia Princess
The Barbie Dreamtopia princess dolls let imaginations play out dreams and fairy tales. Barbie wears a decorated bodice and shimmery skirt. A matching tiara and pair of shoes complete the look. It's easy to play out dreams real and imagined with Princess Barbie, because when you enter Dreamtopia, you wake up to a world where dreams become reality!
7. Barbie Travel Doll
Barbie takes her puppy and young dreamers around the world with this travel-themed set. This doll set features a puppy as a travelling companion and a pink suitcase that opens and closes; it even has a collapsing handle, just like real luggage! Fill her suitcase and her pink backpack with travel necessities like a cell phone, eye mask, neck pillow, and headphones. Freshen Barbie doll up at arrival with a toothbrush and toothpaste that fit into her makeup bag. Then, put on her sunglasses and head out to capture the sights with her camera. She's ready for adventure in a denim shirt-dress with belt detail and trendy sneakers.
6. Barbie Lunar New Year
Lunar New Year is a 15-day celebration that begins with the first new moon and ends with the first full moon of the lunar calendar. This holiday is filled with festive performances and lucky red decorations, which symbolise prosperity and abundance. On New Year's Eve, families gather to celebrate with food, fireworks, and time-honoured traditions. Honouring the history and beauty of the holiday, Lunar New Year Barbie doll is elegantly dressed in a red satin cheongsam with a delicate teal trim, Chinese knot style buttons, and a peony print symbolising prosperity and good fortune. A stylish bracelet and chic heels complete her look.
5. Barbie (Sister) Chelsea
Chelsea is Barbie’s youngest sister. Kids can play out so many fun stories with Chelsea and her friends! This doll set inspires instant storytelling with Chelsea dolls, each wearing a removable dress with bright, colourful print and shoes. Added diversity and more variety in looks and hairstyles provide infinitely more ways to spark imaginations and play out unlimited stories. Collect them all to expand the playtime possibilities!
4. Barbie Careers
Barbie has tried so many different careers! She has been a dentist, a pilot, a designer, and so much more. Barbie knows you can be anything you want – so what do you want to be? Just take a look at Barbie! Explore a world of learning fun with Barbie Career doll sets. Each doll set turns the workspace into a play space that includes a doll, job-related environment, and accessories that let youngsters discover their career aspirations. Kids can choose from professions that capture their aspiring spirit with careers ranging from art teacher in a classroom to baby doctor in a doctor's office – and many more!
3. Barbie Inspiring Women
The Barbie Inspiring Women Series pays tribute to incredible heroines of their time. Be like the courageous women who took risks, changed rules, and paved the way for generations of girls to dream bigger than ever before.
2. Barbie Extra
When it comes to fashion, Barbie Extra dolls have a “MORE IS MORE” attitude, featuring 15 pieces that include clothing and fashion accessories, as well as a pet and pet accessories. The Barbie figure is curvier than the original body, and her hairstyle goes big with extra-long 8.5 inches! A fun and playful look showcases her confident style with a cloud-print top and white mesh tights layered under an iridescent dress with ruffled details. Her accessories include neon green beanie, gem-shaped purse, white statement necklaces, and white kicks. The puppy figure is oh-so-EXTRA too with hidden eyes under a shaggy haircut, a playful expression, and a sparkly “boss” collar.
1. Barbie Cutie Reveal
Barbie Cutie Reveal Fantasy Series offer the cutest unboxing experience with 10 surprises, including a posable Barbie doll! Unbox the package to find a soft, plush pet friend and 4 surprise bags. With 10 surprises in 1 package, the Barbie Cutie Reveal delivers a surprising reveal experience with soft, plush animal friends, fashion surprises, and transforming fun. Kids can dress and accessorise Barbie by reversing the costume top to find a super-soft fleece jacket with a sparkly star print. The costume head turns into a bed for the mini pet friend too.
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