Barbie Fashionistas Hyped on Stripes Ken Review (Mattel)

Barbie Fashionistas Hyped on Stripes Ken
What It Is

Ken gets a makeover in the new Barbie Fashionistas line from Mattel, which includes 15 new, diverse Ken dolls. Hyped on Stripes Ken sports a white, pink and orange tank top, faded denim pants, white sneakers, and aviator sunglasses. He has the new slim body type. An original body type and broad body type are also available. This Ken doll has short, sand-colored hair. Girls who plays with Barbie typically have one Ken for every seven Barbie dolls. This Ken doll and the others in the line offer a fun way for kids to expand their collections with more variety to choose from. Fourteen other Ken dolls in the new crew are available, and sold separately. This doll can stand on its own when balanced properly.

Is It Fun?

One of 15 new, diverse Ken dolls in the line, Hyped on Stripes has a trendy, metrosexual look to him that will appeal to some Barbie fans. It's a fun doll for imaginative play, or to add to a collection since it has such a unique look. This Ken doll is posable, and can stand on its own.

Who It’s For

Part of Mattel's Barbie Fashionistas line, this Ken doll is recommended for kids ages 3 and up though it will likely be collected by fans of all ages. 

What To Be Aware Of

This Ken doll, and the others in the line are part of an expansion of Mattel's Barbie Fashionistas line. The Next Gen Ken doll collections features three body types, seven skin tones, eight hair colors, and nine hair styles. 

  • Fun

  • Repeat Play

  • Assembly & Instructions

    None or Very Easy