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By Andrea Thatcher on November 15th, 2007
At her shop at 302 Bowery in Manhattan Tuesday night, designer Patricia Field
celebrated the launch of her new Barbie-inspired adult clothing and accessories lines with Mattel Brands
amidst a Barbie Dream House party theme. The bartenders were Ken doll-like men and the hors d’ houvres, a delectable selection of sweet, pink delights. Field’s collection is mostly targeting teens of the Baby Boomers, and will be available in stores in December. Hot Topic
will carry t-shirts and accessories for around $4 to $45. Macy’s
will be carrying the Barbie Luxe line exclusively, which will range from $58 to $200. To promote this special line, Field will be making an appearance at the Herald Square Macy’s December 6th. And of course, a sassy, red-haired Patricia Field Barbie doll will be premiering fall 2008.
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