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Barbie in Paris

Barbie at Galeries Lafayette Haussmann in Paris

Paris á la Geek was there to celebrate Barbie’s 60th birthday in Paris at the swanky Galeries Layfayette. The specially created a pop-up shop commemorates the internationally famous iconic doll and fashionista.

Barbie in Paris - Paris a la Geek. Photo by Suzy Dias

Barbie in Paris - Paris a la Geek. Photo by Suzy Dias

From Vogue France

“After the success of its Harry Potter pop-up space, Galeries Lafayette Haussmann is celebrating the end of the year with another pop culture icon: Barbie. For the occasion of the 60th birthday of the Mattel doll, which came from the imagination of Ruth Handler in 1959, the Parisian department store is dedicating a pop-up to her in her colors with the center piece being none other than a life size Barbie Dream House, on display on the 5th floor. This will be a first in France that will certainly have quite an effect on children and adults alike.” [read more…]

Barbie pop-up runs from November 4 to December 31, 2019 at Galeries Lafayette Haussmann, 40 Boulevard Haussmann, 75009 Paris

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