Barbie, Why Bother?

JoanfullreddressWhen I heard they were making Mad Men Barbie and Ken dolls, I thought, “What a stretch, Betty Draper. They’ll never make a Joan Holloway doll!”


When I heard they were making a Joan Holloway doll I was so excited there were no words. That hair, that face, that shape, that…valentine! Joan is the ultimate temptress.

And the clothes that could be made for a Joan Holloway doll!



Then I saw her…

If you’re not going to make her an hourglass, why bother making her at all?!

Addendum: See brilliant agreement at, ‘Mad Men’ Barbies Make Us Mad.


Hillery eventually learned not to say everything that came to mind. Some were too good not to write down.

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