How to Make Use of Old Barbies?

Answer So, one day you stumble across a box of old toys from your childhood, most of it including Barbie dolls. Sure, you can always donate them or give them to your little sister/cousin/niece, but here's... Read More »

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How to Find the Value in Collector Barbies?

Barbie dolls have achieved iconic status in American culture since the first Barbie made its debut in 1959. According to the official Barbie Collector website (See References), the most expensive B... Read More »

How many Barbies have been sold since 1959?

Since the mom of "Barbie," Ruth Handler, created her (based on her daughter Barbara) in 1959, more than 1 billion have been sold. In fact, if all the Barbies sold were placed side by side, the Eart... Read More »

How many Barbies were sold in 2007?

By July of 2007, Mattel's sales of the Barbie doll were up to $43.1 million. At a retail price of about $25 per doll, one could estimate that 1.7 million Barbie dolls were sold by mid-2007. The exa... Read More »

How much are my Christmas Barbies worth?

The Barbie doll is a fashion doll made by Mattel that has been around since 1959. Mattel makes various types of Barbie dolls and one of its most popular collections is the Christmas Barbie. The Chr... Read More »