Barbie Fashionistas Classic Cool Ken Review (Mattel)

Barbie Fashionistas Classic Cool Ken
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What It Is

Mattel has expanded their Barbie Fashionistas line to include 15 new Ken dolls. Classic Cool Ken, one of the dolls in the collection, has the original Ken body. He is wearing dark gray pants, a white collared short sleeved shirt with a skinny black tie, and silver, spiky high top sneakers. The African American doll has cornrows in his hair, is posable, and can stand on its own. Girls who plays with Barbie dolls typically have one Ken for every seven Barbie dolls. This line allows kids to expand their collections by offering them a bigger variety to choose from. The collection includes three different body types, seven skin tones, eight hair colors, and nine hair styles. Each doll is sold separately.

Is It Fun?

Ken gets a makeover as part of Mattel's Barbie Fashionistas line, offering Barbie fans Ken dolls with more diversity. With 15 dolls to choose from featuring different body types, skin tones, hair and eye colors, and hairstyles, the line is a better representation of the world today. Trendier outfits make for fun fashion play. The doll is also posable, and can stand on its own for display or imaginative play.

Who It’s For

Classic Cool Ken is for collectors or kids ages 3 years old and up. It offers Barbie fans a cool looking Ken option. 

What To Be Aware Of

Classic Cool Ken is one of 15 Ken dolls available in the Barbie Fashionistas line. Unlike most Barbie doll, this Ken can stand on its own when wearing the shoes it came in. Each Ken in the new crew is sold separately, and the dolls in the line represent three body types, seven skin tones, eight hair colors, and nine hair styles.

AT A GLANCE:
  • Fun

  • Repeat Play

  • Assembly & Instructions

    None or Very Easy