Barbie Dolls introduced in 1959 first time, Barbie dolls invented by Ruth Handler who was the wife of Elliot Handler. Elliot Handler was a co-founder of Mattel company. When Handler watched her daughter Barbara play with paper dolls, the idea came to her mind a doll should make which is look like infant or child. Most expensive Barbie Doll is Stefano Canturi Barbie which is available in 300,000 dollars. Here is a list of Top 10 most expensive Barbie dolls which made by famous designers. It is very good for entertainment purpose and enjoyment.
As we know Children love to play with toys, and they want a collection of rare pieces, as well as Girls, have fond of Dolls. And mostly girls like to play with dolls. Nowadays Barbie dolls are very expensive because they have unique features like flexible legs, blonde hair and diamonds jewelry and clothes, etc. But today’s parents buy expensive toys for their children for maintaining their status. But these valuable dolls made in a limited edition because they use mostly for charity purposes. For more Read about all the most expensive stuff in the world.
10. Live Action Christie Barbie Doll – $281
Christie first time introduced in 1968 and she was an African-American Barbie doll. She has no her outfit, so she wore outfits from another wardrobe. The 1971 versions of the doll are most amazing because she can move her body in many ways and has flexible legs and arms. The doll belongs to those generations who have long hairs, and the interesting thing about her hair is that it tends to turn red with the passage of time. And their price also depends on her hair which doll has dark hair their prices are high. She dressed a beautiful orange outfit and fuchsia shoes.
9. Pink Splendor Barbie – $900
Pink Splendor Barbie is stunning doll which came in 1996 by JC Penney, but it made in a limited edition. This doll is expensive due to her pink silk satin gown, real Austrian crystals, and 24 K gold trim. So due to her elegant dress the doll look like a princess, and she also wore some beautiful jewelry which makes her more attractive. Her hair tied up in a beautiful and different ways, so all these things make her cost high.
8. Devi Kroell – $1,075
Devi Kroell is a famous designer who created this stunning Barbie. She has to wear gold boots which make her more valuable. She created just for charity purpose. She is looking very modern and beautiful in a plain black dress. She is carrying a bag due to which she looks stylish.
7. Lorraine Schwartz’s Bling Barbie – $75,00
Lorraine Schwartz’s Bling Barbie is very different Barbie which made by famous jewelry designer Lorraine Schwartz. She is a famous American diamond and gold jewelry designer who live in New York City. She made the use of gold and diamonds which make this Barbie more expensive. Her, long hair and stylish outfit raised their beauty and sold out in $75,00.
6. Barbie No 1 – $8000
Barbie no 1 is the first doll which introduced in 1959 all over the world. Mattel Toys produced this beautiful blonde hair doll who looks darker sometimes. Jewelry and makeup make her more stunning. Otherwise, she is not too much beautiful, and her hot look makes her expensive.
5. Pink Diamond Barbie – $15,000
The designer Philipe and David Blond designed Pink Diamond Barbie. She wore an outfit which covered with pink diamonds and her shoes also made with pink crystals. Fur coat of this Barbie doll enhance her beauty and rings, earrings, and bracelet made the doll more stunning which sold at the high price on occasions. It was done generate money for MAC AIDS organization.
4. The Original Barbie Doll – $27,450
In 1959 Mattel toys made The Original Barbie doll which has a modern look at that time. Her dressing was very modern, and blonde hair makes her different from others. The main feature of the doll is that original blonde doll wears classic white and black swimsuit and her hair in a ponytail. Sunglasses in her hand make her more stylish, and short dress with heels raise their beauty. Some controversy issues come with her realistic body, but her price is high some other Barbie dolls.
3. De Beers 40th Anniversary Barbie – $85,000
This Barbie doll made for celebrating the 40th anniversary of De Beers Company which is a traditional diamond jewelry company. This beautiful Barbie came in 1999; it looks like other regular Barbie dolls who have long hair and wears jewelry. But 160 diamonds which encrusted in her belt and white diamonds worth 18 k fixed in her dress which makes her one of the highest prices Barbie in the world.
2. Barbie and Castle Diamond – $94,800
It introduced in 2008 in Mexico City for the promotion of a Barbie film “ Barbie & the Diamond Castle.” the weight of her dress is over 20 karats in which 318 diamonds encrusted. It is very beautiful pink color gown which is full of elegant diamonds. This Barbie also has a diamond castle and attractive accessories which make her more stunning. You can not buy it because it made only for a publicity stunt.
1. Stefano Canturi Barbie – $300,000
The most expensive Barbie in the world which done to get a donation for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Australian jewelry designer Stefano Canturi and Matt worked in a team for six months and introduced this beautiful doll. It has an 11.5 inches in height and wearing a black strapless dress. She was wearing a necklace which is full of diamond and a blonde hair which make it most expensive doll in the world. She also wears a ring on her right hand which made up with scintillating pink diamond. It made only for Breast Cancer Campaign but in 2012 an anonymous customer purchased this doll in $302,500.
List of Top 10 Most Expensive Barbie Dolls in the World
|Sr. No||Expensive Barbie Dolls||Prices|
|1||Stefano Canturi Barbie||$ 300,000|
|2||Barbie and Castle Diamond||$94,800|
|3||De Beers 40th Anniversary Barbie||$85,000|
|4||The Original Barbie Doll||$27,450|
|5||Pink Diamond Barbie||$15,000|
|6||Barbie No 1||$8000|
|7||Lorraine Schwartz’s Bling Barbie||$7500|
|9||Pink Splendor Barbie||$900|
|10||Live Action Christie Barbie Doll||$281|
We conclude from the above article that Barbie dolls are the favorite toy of the little girls. Mostly girls only love to play with Barbie. But Barbie dolls which describe in the article are very expensive and mostly they made for a particular purpose like charity etc. Diamonds and other valuable material increase their prices, therefore, these are not affordable for everyone.