A re-design, and a new line up of Barbie’s boyfriend, Ken. Mattel has launched 15 new Ken dolls that feature different skin tones, body types and hair colors. The new Ken’s have three body types – slim, broad and original. The dolls also have different skin tones ranging from light to dark, eight different hair colors, nine different hairstyles and scores of different fashion looks.
Mattel released a statement saying; “By continuing to expand our product line, we are redefining what a Barbie or Ken doll looks like to this generation. Evolving Ken was a natural evolution for the brand and allows girls to further personalize the role they want him to play in Barbie’s world.”
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