Wibbitz Top Stories Mattel unveiled its first hijab-wearing Barbie doll. The Barbie was inspired by olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad. Muhammad made history in Rio last year as the first U.S. Olympian to represent her country wearing a hijab. According to Mattel, the..
Wochit Headline News Mattel announced that they would be releasing barbie dolls that embrace different cultures and a very wide spectrum of women. At the Glamour magazine’s “Woman of the Year Summit”,sait that their new line will include a hijab-wearing Barbie. This..
1010 WINS New York Toy company Mattel has just announced they’re releasing the first hijab-wearing barbie. The doll is designed after Olympic bronze medalist and fencing athlete, Ibtihaj Muhammad, who also runs her own fashion line, called Louella. In 2016, Muhammad..
CBS 4 WCCO Minnesota Last year in Rio, Ibtihaj Muhammad became the first American to compete in the games while wearing a hijab. Mattel has been working hard to make more diverse Barbies to try to broaden their appeal (2:34). WCCO Mid-Morning - November 14, 2017
IBTimes Mattel has made history with its first-ever Barbie dressed in a hijab. The toy company unveiled its latest model inspired by US Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad on 13 November at Glamour's Women of the Year Live Summit.
Euronews English A new Barbie doll that wears a hijab has been unveiled. The doll is a replica of the Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad, who walked the red carpet at the Glamour Women of the Year gala in New York. Muhammad said:“I’ve had so many moments as an..
Hello Giggles Barbie is breaking her mold yet again. The most recent addition to the “Shero” Barbie family is a hijab-wearing Barbie dedicated to Ibtihaj Muhammad, the first American Olympian to compete while wearing a hijab. As Muhammad explained in her most..
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Wibbitz Top Stories Toy giants Mattel and Hasbro are reportedly heading towards a merger. It was reported by The Wall Street Journal last week that Hasbro had proposed the purchase and since the new broke, Mattel has seen an increase in its average share price, rising 21..
Glamour Ibtihaj Muhammad, the first hijab-wearing woman to compete in the Olympic Games for the U.S., is now the first hijab-wearing Barbie. See her tour of the Mattel factory and the big reveal of the new doll at the Glamour Women of the Year Summit 2017.
Market News Video In early trading on Monday, shares of Mattel (MAT) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the S&P 500 index, trading up 19.1%. Year to date, Mattel has lost about 36.8% of its value.
Wochit Headline News Hasbro has made a bid to acquire rival toymaker Mattel. Hasbro made the takeover offer in recent months and while details about the offer are unknown as is whether or not Hasbro and Mattel have been in any further talks about the offer, a deal would..