Barbie Celebrates 50th Aniversary at Harbour City Exhibition

By Butterboom Writers  /  April 9, 2009

Barbie shows off her wardrobe this Easter.


Forever young, Barbie just turned 50 on March 9 this year!   To celebrate her 50th year birthday, over 50 were invited to design her outfits. Barbie’s agent, Mattel has taken this celebration on a worldwide tour, the ‘Pink Barbie and fans’ tour is in Hong Kong over the Easter holidays.  The tour started in New York at Barbie’s first-ever runway show at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on Valentine’s Day, followed by a quick stop in Shanghai to open her first store in China before arriving in Hong Kong.

Starting today, April 9-10, there is a showcase of 180 Barbie dolls on display at Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui. If you grew up with Barbie and feel like taking a trip back to memory lane or just want to check out her designer outfits, head on down to Harbour City, during the Easter break. Barbie’s modeling Calvin Klein, Vera Wang, Diane Von Furstenburg, Christian Dior, Kate Spade, Armani, Anna Sui and every other designer you can name. This doll has a better wardrobe us mere mortals!




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