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Welcome Carlyle Nuera

There is a new Barbie Collector designer in town… and his name is Carlyle Nuera.  He knows how to make an entrance!   His debut design for BC just had photos released yesterday and she is a beautiful homage to the rich culture of the Philippines. 

Mutya™ Barbie® Doll

Gold Label®

Designed by: Carlyle Nuera

Release Date: 2/2/2015

Doll Details

Body Type: ModelMuse™
Skin Tone: Tropic Tan
Facial Sculpt: Kira
Fashion Sewn On?: No
Eyelashes: Painted

Mutya Barbie Doll 1


Mutya Barbie Doll 2


Mutya Barbie Doll 4


This is not Carlyle’s first offering in the collector community.  He has offered up some amazing OOAK dolls for charity in the past couple of years.

Noëlie Barbie for the 2014 National Barbie Collectors Convention

Carlyle Nuera OOAK 3



Who could forget his Adam Lambert OOAK for Project Angel Food!

Carlyle Nuera OOAK Adam Lambert 1


Also in the Charity Buzz auction benefiting Project Angel Food was his design of  “Haute Hiver”.

Carlyle Nuera OOAK Haute Hiver Barbie


Carlyle Nuera OOAK Haute Hiver Barbie 2



Holy Barbie Charity Auction Batman!!

Mattel is partnering with Charitybuzz again to bring us some amazing OOAK auction dolls just in time for the holidays.  The proceeds will go to benefit Project Angel Food.  Bidding ends December 18th so if you are looking to splurge on yourself for Christmas and support a worthy cause at the same time, check out these auctions.   I have put a link to each auction in the name of  every item so you can go and find out more information if you are interested in something. 

Dear Santa,

Please find enclosed my Christmas wish list.



** Photo credits: Mattel and Charitybuzz**

Barbie™ Dance Again Tour JLo

Designed by Director of Design for Barbie Collector, Robert Best

Barbie™ Dance Again Tour JLo  1

Barbie™ Dance Again Tour JLo 2

Barbie® Adores Adam Lambert

Designed by Mattel designer Carlyle Nuera


Barbie® Adores Adam Lambert 1

Barbie® Adores Adam Lambert 2

Best of the Best by Robert Best

Designed by Mattel designer Robert Best.

Sighhhhhh!  So gorgeous.

Best of the Best by Robert Best 1

Best of the Best by Robert Best 2

Best of the Best by Robert Best 3

Haute Hiver Barbie®

Designed by Mattel designer Carlyl Nuera

The writeup on this one explains that this was one of the finalists for this years holiday doll.

Haute Hiver Barbie® 1

Haute Hiver Barbie® 3

Platinum Perfection….Barbie®

Donated by: Mattel designer Zlatan Zukanovic

{Thud}  Someone help Rebecca up….she just fainted.

Platinum Perfection….Barbie® 1

Platinum Perfection….Barbie® 2

Barbie® Holiday Sparkle

Designed by Mattel designer Yoori Park

Barbie® Holiday Sparkle 1

Barbie® Holiday Sparkle 2Barbie® Holiday Sparkle 3

Magia2000 was asked to get in on the fun too and here is their design contribution to the auction

Barbie™ Couture Huntress by Magia2000

Wow!!  Stunning.

Magia2000 OOAK Holiday Auction 4

Magia2000 OOAK Holiday Auction 2Magia2000 OOAK Holiday Auction 3

But wait there’s more!!  There are some OOAK sets being auctioned as well…hold on to your wallets folks..these are gonna cost ya.  How cute is this?!!!

Dashing Through the Snow Sisters Sleigh Set

Sleigh Set features the combined talent of the following Mattel creatives: Esther Levin, Kislap Ongchangco, Odette Vandenberg, Dawn Dellamano, Argentina Olmos, Juan Rodriguez, Maria Cristina Ramirez, Thu Phan, Iliana Palma, Sheila Kyaw, Brandon Ozaki, Enrique Lopez, Rosie Bicciche, Craig Pagenkopp, James Molina, Tim Correa and Rex Hidalgo.

Dashing Through the Snow Sisters Sleigh Set 1

Dashing Through the Snow Sisters Sleigh Set 2Dashing Through the Snow Sisters Sleigh Set 3

Barbie™ Very Merry Cabin

Designed by Mattel designer Sally Eagle

Barbie™ Very Merry Cabin 1

Barbie™ Very Merry Cabin 2Barbie™ Very Merry Cabin 3

Barbie™ Very Merry Cabin 4