The fashionable and lovable Barbie has turned 50! And we were there to help celebrate this glorious milestone.
The celebratory night of cupcakes, guest speakers and the fabulous display by renowned Barbie collector Neil Taylor, marked the opening of the Vintage Barbie @ the Gallery display at the Art Gallery of Western Australia.
The gorgeous display by Neil Taylor will be open to the public from Wednesday 23 September to Sunday 11 October 2009. Neil has been building this vintage collection for 20 years now and the display will showcase an array of vintage pieces and you can also have your collection appraised by Neil on the following dates:
- Saturday 26 September @ 11am-2pm
- Sunday 27 September @ 11am-2pm
- Saturday 3 October @ 11am-2pm
- Sunday 4 October @ 11am-2pm
- Saturday 10 October @ 11am-2pm
- Sunday 11 October @ 10am-12:30pm & 1:30-5pm
The Gallery Shop will also be decorated in pink to mark the milestone and stocked with limited edition dolls, children’s products, as well as a selection of Barbie books that feature examples from the Neil Taylor Collection. And by visiting the shop you can go into the draw to win a Barbie hamper valued at over $500.
Happy Birthday Barbie from all of us at TFC.