The new doll is part of the Tribute Collection featuring inspiring women.
Barbie’s latest doll honors iconic fashion designer and businesswoman Vera Wang in a beautiful way.
The toy maker has released a new doll featuring Wang’s image as part of this Tribute’s collection featuring a variety of inspiring women shaping the culture.
The famous designer thanked Mattel, the creator of Barbie, on Instagram saying it was a “crazy honor” and how proud he was to be part of the brand’s tribute series to the women he admires.
The Vera Wang Barbie Doll was created with Wang’s signature long black straight hair, a stylish monochromatic black dress featuring a romper under a chiffon dress with attached puff sleeves , a long slit on the front and a LOVE logo in white letters near the hem of the dress. .
“Born to Chinese immigrants, Vera Wang’s talent and work ethic quickly spotted her gained experience with the biggest fashion names, before setting up her own bridalwear boutique,” captioned by Barbie a series of doll photos.
The post continues, “Now at the head of a fashion and lifestyle empire, Wang has cemented his place as a beacon of creativity, with a lasting impact on fashion for future generations.”
The exclusive Vera Wang Barbie Doll is available on Mattel’s Creations website for $ 39.99.
Wang thought about asking to join the Barbie Tribute series and felt completely overwhelmed.
“While it’s an honor for me to have done so many looks for Barbie over the years, from the wedding to the red carpet, a Barbie in my own look is something I never imagined,” he said. by Wang in a statement.
She added, “Barbie is the ultimate icon, and she represents all of us, and over the decades, she has continued to thrive, with each changing pattern of women while reflecting the great change in our society, if not in the world. To this day, he remains a relevant and important part of our culture, dreams and lives. “
Previous figures featured in Barbie’s Tribute collection include Lucille Ball, Queen Elizabeth, and more to come.