Archives for March 10, 2010

Take Home Your Very Own Don Draper: MAD MEN, the Barbie Dolls

MAD WOMEN logo/name/likeness by Sasha H. Muradali. 2009 All Rights Reserved.

Oh no they didn’t! Oh yes, indeed, they did.  Advertising Barbie and Ken are here!

Now you too, ladies and gay gents, can take home your very own Don Draper, Roger Sterling, Joan Holloway and Betty Draper from Mattel.

From Oprah, to Jeopardy, to Saturday Night Live to a Simpson’s spoof — it’s all about advertising in the 1960s.

Releasing later in 2010, the dolls are part of Mattel’s Barbie Fashion Model Collection and will retail for approximately $74.95 USD each. Considered premium-price collector’s dolls, they are in the same company as the [Read more…]