Barbie Honors Ibtihaj Muhammad at Glamour Women of The Year Live Summit

Mattel Inc - Ibtihaj Muhammed BarbieMattel honored Ibtihaj Muhammad—the first American Olympian to compete while wearing a hijab—as a Barbie Shero and designed a personalized doll. The doll was unveiled at the Glamour Women of the Year Live Summit, an annual event that takes place in Brooklyn, NY and gives young women the opportunity to hear from past and present Women of the Year honorees, as well as other influential leaders from different fields.   [Read more…]

Mattel Honors Ashley Graham with Barbie Doll

BarbieAshleyGrahamMattel unveiled a one-of-a-kind Barbie doll in Ashley Graham’s likeness at the first-ever Glamour Women of the Year Live summit in Los Angeles. Graham was also named a 2016 Glamour Woman of the Year.

Barbie is celebrating Graham for pushing boundaries within fashion and for promoting a message of body positivity, self-acceptance, and female empowerment. Graham has made an impact on the fashion industry by challenging the industry’s standards of beauty and sharing her influential TED Talk. [Read more…]