40 years ago, the original black Barbie debuted on the market successfully. And 2020, Mattel, the toy company, celebrates again. This comes in the right timing with the protests against racism and the Black Lives Matter movement. Check this video out.
By Kelsey Miller
With different versions of hair, clothing and skin tones, celebrity stylist Shiona Turini collaborated with Mattel, the company that produces them.
The stylist was inspired by her clients like Beyoncé and Solange "I was motivated by all the black activists in history". It seems that in times of technology, there is still room to play with dolls.