BARRIO – Get on your feet! The Gloria Estefan Barbie was released on Sept. 1, in honour of her 65th birthday.
“I’m honored to be partnering with Barbie to create a doll in my likeness, especially as I ring in my 65th birthday and right ahead Hispanic Heritage Month,” Estefan said. “When designing my Barbie with the team, I wanted to ensure I was staying true to my multicultural roots – and I believe we did just that.”
The collectible Barbie retails for $55 and is available at Amazon,Walmart, Target and MattelCreations.com. The release of Estefan’s signature Barbie arrives ahead of Hispanic Month, which is Sept. 15-Oct. 15.
The Gloria Estefan Barbie is dolled up in a black jacket with gold detailing, black leggings, a gold waist chain, and thigh-high, leopard-print boots. The doll also holds a microphone covered in lace.