Barbie Loves Mad Men

By Christopher Mar 12th, 2010 in Design
Barbie Loves Mad Men

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The first Barbie doll was launched in around the same period as the award winning television show Mad Men depicts. So what could be better than to combine the two and release a special Mad Men collectors series for adults.

Here’s a fun chance to act out what adventures could happen with Don Draper, his wife Betty and ginger bombshell Joan Holloway in the same bedroom… or then again, maybe not. For anyone who still has a childlike mind the doll versions of Don and Betty Draper, Roger Sterling and Joan Holloway will be available to buy in July with a suggested retail price of $74.95 each.

Cigarettes and Martinis not included.

Christopher

Christopher founded Ultra Swank in 2005. Has a crush on mid-century graphic design, defunct airlines, Disneyland and the Century 21 Exposition. Is a collector of easy listening music from the 60s and 70s and a Swedish expat living in Barcelona, Spain.

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Comments for this article

  • Roman G.

    Cool idea. But they've taken the Marilyn Monroe curves away from Joan. She's too skinny.

  • http://www.ultraswank.net Chris

    I agree but I guess Matell only has one Barbie model?

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