As one of many world’s most traditional style icons, it solely makes sense that Barbie ought to have her pick of spring 2016’s greatest designer looks (and sure, be Fashion Week-ready). The pocket-size vogue plate is having her moment right now, exhibiting off trendy seems to be made miniature for her by the likes of Stella McCartney, Marc Jacobs, and Balmain’s Olivier Rousteing, and let’s not beat around the bush: She slays.
Even in plastic the Yahoo Style shoot completely captures trend’s present give attention to quite a lot of styles and sizes. The unique blond-haired, blue-eyed Barbie is available, however Mattel’s latest members of the crew are outfitted in high-end looks as properly (Tall Barbie is in Sonia Rykiel; Curvy Barbie is in Marc Jacobs). The brand new set of dolls was large information last month, and extracted equal quantities of reward and anger from the doll-shopping public. An actual-life Barbie—Ferreira of Aerie’s most up-to-date gorgeous advertisements—gave us her two cents, chalking any backlash as much as individuals being afraid of change.
Once you’re all of the looks , know that they are close replicas of the items despatched down the runways final fall. The Rick Owens gown that paraded down the catwalk in Paris is just about the identical, because the quantity seen on Barbie (fortunately, the people-as-backpacks second wasn’t shrunken down). The attractive Balmain creation—a suede halter-neck bodysuit and cage skirt—can be equivalent to the tiny new piece. Even the sneakers are the identical!
Photographs: Getty Photos, courtesy of Yahoo Style