Christian Louboutin and Barbie are coming together. Yay. In the 50 years that Barbie has been around, she has killed it in all kinds of those cute little plastic pink shoes. Well world known designer Christian Louboutin is coming together with the Mattel made to, remaking her fashion wardrobe and also her physical appearance. A Louboutin makeover. Who wouldn’t want it. This collaboration project will include the pink red-soled favorite Louboutin shes which premiered at Barbies birthday runway shoe during NYFW in Feb.
The three dolls, packaged in Louboutin shoe boxes, each come with four pairs of Barbie-size Louboutin heels. In December, Mattel will unveil Louboutin’s jewel thief-themed Barbie; in February, it will add a safari-themed Barbie, and for May, Louboutin designed a Barbie that goes to the Cannes Film Festival. The $150 dolls will be sold through BarbieCollector.com and at Net-a-porter.com, which is Mattel’s exclusive partner for this project and will be selling dolls for the first time. In September, both sites also will offer a Christian Louboutin Barbie shoe collection of 12 pairs for $40 a set.