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Kids of all ages and from countries around the world dream of owning a Barbie doll. From Western, Super Star, and Ballerina Barbie to Golden Dreams and Princess Barbie, this iconic line of toys has tickled the fancy of children for more than 50 years. Some adults even collect Barbie dolls for the toys’ financial and sentimental worth. This Mattel-made doll features a slim figure; moveable appendages, and extremely fashionable clothing. Barbie dolls come in a variety of styles that range in hair, skin color, and clothing. Many Barbie collectors, both young and old, cannot get their hands on the collectible editions of Barbie fast enough. These special collections include the Holiday Barbie series, American Stories Collection, Barbie Loves Sports line, Dolls of the World series, Bridal Collection, and Birthstone Collection, among many others. The Barbie collection also includes porcelain versions of the doll. To dis play the doll, consumers can purchase cases or even air-regulators so the fabric remains intact. Furthermore, the Barbie toy line has expanded to feature several friends for Barbie, including Ken, Skipper, Kelly, Stacie, and Teresa. Other entertaining Barbie products include the Barbie mansion, complete with a Jacuzzi where Barbie can soak after a long day; the Barbie car, which allows her to cruise around town with her friends; and the Barbie Princess Unicorn. Kids can even cruise around with a stylish, battery-operated Barbie Jeep Wrangler or Barbie Corvette. But remember, if purchasing Barbie products for a collection, make sure to keep them in the original, unopened package to increase their value.