Barbie dolls are a staple in the childhoods of many children, and represent a time that creates nostalgia for so many. Some dolls were created as standard toys to represent the era’s culture or traditional playtime activities. There are other dolls that were made to celebrate professions or even different outings and adventures. Some of the most special and remembered dolls are the ones created to represent and emulate famous celebrities. These Barbie dolls are very special and are even considered collector’s items. What is so amazing about these celeb dolls is how much they look like their real life counterparts. Check out these 11 Barbie dolls that were inspired by our favorite celebrities.
Queen Elizabeth II
This beautiful doll was made to represent Queen Elizabeth II. It is very realistic in comparison to one of her real life photos. The doll features her beautiful gown, jewelry and crown. It even features her crystal blue eye color.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
These amazing dolls were inspired by The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Willialm and Catherine at their wedding. Again, these dolls emulate the traditional attire of Prince Willaim and a beautiful wedding gown worn by Catherine, complete with a veil and bouquet of flowers.
Queen Letizia of Spain
This doll was inspired by Queen Letizia of Spain. It is a recreation of an appearance of the queen, where she wore a beautiful light purple dress and simple but elegant bun for her hair style.
The Jennifer Lopez doll is a gorgeous representation of her, and is adorned with a beautiful gown she wore on the red carpet and an updo hair style. This doll is definitely a real life and beautiful representation of Jennifer Lopez.
Girl with the Pearl Earring
This Barbie doll is very unique as it actually was inspired by a piece of art. It was created to represent the Girl with the Pearl Earring painting by Johannes Vermeer.
Another doll inspired by artwork, this doll represents one of the most popular and revered pieces of art in the world: the Mona Lisa. This doll is a slightly more upbeat portrayal, as the doll has a full smile as opposed to the smirk the original painting is famous for.
Marie Antoinette is the inspiration behind this fancy Barbie doll. It features all of the extravagant accessories and lacy gown that was traditional for women to wear in this era.
Grace Kelly at her wedding
Recreating a well known photo of the celebrity during her nuptials, this doll was inspired by Grace Kelly on her wedding day. The doll is adorned with a similar wedding dress with a full veil and bouquet.
Grace Kelly in Rear Window
Another recreation for Grace Kelly, this doll was inspired by an iconic scene in the classic movie Grace Kelly starred in, Rear Window. The doll wears a miniature version of Grace’s elegant blue and cream gown, with pears and long satin gloves.
Penelope Cruz in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
This Barbie doll is a unique one that was inspired by Penolope Cruz’ character in the movie Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. The doll wears a pirate’s hat and wields a long sword.
Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Audrey Hepburn is the inspiration behind this doll that recreates all the elegance the actress embodied in the classic film Breakfast at Tiffany’s. The dolla wears her iconic updo, long black gloves, oversized pearls, and little black dress. She even has the memorable coffee and danish that Audrey Hepburn ate outside of the Tiffany’s display window in the film.