National Barbie Day
Many people associate their Barbie doll with childhood fondest memories. Generations of children have enjoyed hours of imaginative play with Barbie, Ken, and their friends. National Barbie Day is a celebration of all the achievements this doll has made over the past sixty years of bringing joy and happiness to the world. Do you remember Barbie dolls growing up?
National Barbie Day’s history is Barbie’s own, as it marks her birthday. Barbie was introduced at the American International Toy Fair, New York on March 9, 1959. Ruth Handler, the wife of Mattel, Inc. co-founder, created Barbie as a labor of love. She saw children play with paper dolls and baby dolls, and realized that there was more to the toys market.
After seeing a doll in Germany, she convinced her husband to produce the first mass-produced doll with adult features. Although there were some minor changes over the years, Barbie was still the same doll we know today. Although there were some who were unhappy with Barbie’s figure, they were few compared to her success.
What do you know about Barbie’s background? George and Margaret Roberts named her Barbara Millicent Roberts. Her nickname was the famous Barbie. You might be curious about Ken. His father Kenneth was named after his mother Edna Carson. Barbie soon has a lot of cousins, siblings, and friends. You can find out more by using your handy search engine. It’s fascinating to see which dolls have been discontinued and who has just joined the group.
Let your inner child have fun celebrating Barbie Day! Are you a collector of dolls that have been collecting dust in your attic? Get out there and get them moving. Your collection might be more than memories. It may be worth saving or passing on to your children. Show your children all the pleasures of dressing up in designer clothes that have been available over the past sixty-plus year.
Some people enjoy taking their celebrations to the culinary realm. You can find many ideas for Barbie cakes, cupcakes and cookies by doing a quick internet search. Do you have skills in the kitchen? You can make your day sweet by making something delicious and having fun with your Barbie collection. This can be a great way to bond with your children.
A Barbie picnic can be held at home to keep your kids happy. There are many recipes that incorporate Barbie to cakes, but there is more to a Barbie-inspired meal than just a Barbie cake. For example, you can decorate the table with a fun, pink tablecloth. This is very easy to make. Make sure to bring the napkins!
To make Barbie-inspired drinks, you can add some pink food coloring to your frozen cubes. You can also add a raspberry to your ice cubes for some color and freshness. Cut sandwiches with heart shapes cutters are a favorite choice for children.
You can also celebrate by going to Barbie with your favorite Barbie collection. This will add fashion and friends to the celebration! There are always enough friends and fashion options. National Barbie Day reminds everyone that it is important to have fun and to enjoy each other’s company.
The day can be used to bring out your old dolls and have fun with your children. You could organize an official meeting to celebrate the new and old Barbie dolls. Barbie dolls are an art form that displays diversity, fashion, style and beauty. It seems unfair to keep them in a box. You could make a small house for Barbie dolls if you are a skilled DIY-crafter.
This is the perfect opportunity to use any leftover fabric from your curtains or fabric samples to cover your sofa. You can make your Barbie house look exactly like your home! It’s okay to make Barbie’s world seem real. Barbie is there to be seen so your house will look amazing.
Barbie’s favorite part is dressing her up and creating new outfits. Every child has a desire to dress up. Make your Barbie-sized Barbie costume on National Barbie Day! Sewing your Barbie-inspired dress, or Ken costume, is easy if you are a fan of craft projects. To create your outfit, focus on the brand’s colors.
You can create the Barbie hairstyle if you have a hair straightener. Temporary hair dyes can be used to make your hair pink, if you wish to playfully recall Barbie’s favorite color. You can go all Barbie and use fancy accessories, or you can keep it simple and embrace Barbie’s personality.
Barbie dolls are becoming more inclusive. This latest collection includes a doll with prosthetic legs and a doll in wheelchair. Barbie’s childhood Barbie will be happy to know that things have changed a lot. Barbie has embraced new body shapes, skin colours, hair textures and many other changes!
Barbie’s newest collections celebrate inclusion, feminism and positivity in all forms and colors. That’s awesome! This will allow you to throw a Barbie-inspired party at your home.