Tag : barbie

Frida Kahlo Is Not A Barbie

8 months ago / 0 comments

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Mattel, the manufacturers of Barbie, released a series of collectables to celebrate the inspirational women Frida Kahlo, Amelia Earhart and Katherine Johnson in the form of Barbie dolls. Although it is a step in the right direction for such a large company to appreciate and … Read More

Our Halloween guide to looking stylishly spooky

1 year ago / 0 comments

You’re more of a Christmassy person than a Halloween one as you don’t really like purposely looking dead to everyone on a night out. I understand, Halloween is, for me, every Monday morning, when I show up to lectures looking like a zombie. But don’t worry – here are some … Read More

Life in plastic, it’s fantastic

3 years ago / 0 comments

After two years of revamping the classic Barbie to meet more realistic body expectations, Mattel have revolutionised an iconic doll which has not drastically changed since its first release in 1959 by releasing ‘curvy’, ‘petite’ and ‘tall’ versions, as well as dolls with different skin tones and hairstyles. Many believe … Read More

Fashion Fortnightly: The News Round-Up

3 years ago / 0 comments

We are well into a new year and a plethora of change and developments flood the fashion industry and can be observed over the last fortnight. It is a time of revolution and an exciting time for fashion – from the new range of all-encompassing Barbies representing the diversity of … Read More

Music | Outlooks – Obituary: The music industry

5 years ago / 0 comments

Throughout history and to the present day, the human race has enjoyed the wide ranging and now evermore diverse music that artists and bands have produced and within this, the music industry has been blessed and cursed by many wacky and wonderful characters contributing to the mixing pot of ideas … Read More