Mattel has just unveiled their newest line of “Fashionistas” Ken dolls, and the internet is pretty much freaking out. Billed by Mattel as the “Next Gen Ken,” the ultra-hip new Kens come in a range of hairstyles that include a man bun and corn rows, with clothing options that include a hoodie, spiked metallic silver hightops, and LOTS of plaid. In addition, to continue to promote diversity in their Barbie line, the new Kens come in a range of skin tones as well.
Forget gold bricks, it appears the real money is in little plastic bricks! That seemed to be the mentality of four suspected Lego thieves arrested in Arizona this week after police concluded a four-month sting operation by searching their property and finding more than $200,000 worth of the popular building blocks, many of which were stolen and being resold or returned to stores as exchanges.
The squishy, gooey, bright-colored mid-90s Nickelodeon toy Gak (which has recently been revived) wasn’t just a silly word the toy developers made up. Mark Summers, the host of Nickelodeon show Double Dare where the concept of Gak was first created, reveals its gritty meaning in a new interview.
To celebrate one year on Mars, NASA has teamed up with Mattel for an astronaut Barbie who explores Mars! She’s part of the “I Can Be” series of Barbie dolls and comes with an awesome space suit that of course include pink boots!
Justin Bieber recently turned 19 and while his birthday party in London may have been a total disaster, his dad may have made him forget all about that with what he got him. So what did he get his super famous, super rich son?
A Spanish toy company that offers a breastfeeding doll complete with sucking noises is having trouble getting the toy on U.S. store shelves. Is the doll inappropriate, or educational?
The Blonds (Phillipe and David,) an extremely fierce NYC design team and couple who design sparkly, studded dresses for Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, and Beyonce, have teamed up with Mattel for the most fabulous Barbie ever.