Come On, Barbie. Let’s Go…Shopping!

Kristina Akhrarova
Barbie’s wardrobe.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023

If Pierpaolo pink ruled last summer, Barbie pink will rule this one—and the polka-dotted gown of Valentino is the perfect way to get your fix! There are a lot of looks below that are perfectly appropriate for the beach or catching Greta Gerwig's much-anticipated Barbie flick at the movie theater. This summer's issue of Vogue features Margot Robbie wearing some of the most-wanted fashions, shot by Ethan James Green. Make your summer shopping list a little more fun with these Barbie-inspired outfits. Come on, Barbies! Let’s go Shopping.

Black-Tie Barbie
Carolina Herrera dress. Paris Texas shoes.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

Barbie’s social calendar is chock-full of glamorous events. She turns to Carolina Herrera for black-tie looks that make a statement. 

Swim Barbie
Marni top. Norma Kamali brief. Sunglasses from Bonnie Clyde.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

An iconic Barbie-inspired striped one-piece swimsuit is a great choice for fun in the sun. Splash some polka dots into your wardrobe. Add white shades. SPF is a must!

Office Barbie
Jacket, top, skirt, belt, shoes, and tights, all Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

Just ask Barbie how much easier it is to handle business when you wear Saint Laurent. (She’ll also tell you that phones are even better when bedazzled, like Judith Leiber's one.)

1980s Barbie
Valentino Haute Couture dress, gloves, and shoes. Alessandra Rich necklace.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

If she could turn back time, she would likely head to the va-va-voom 1980s. Hair was bigger, ruffles were unmissable, and the sartorial drama was worth a telenovela. A gown from Valentino Haute Couture would also feel right at home.

Dressed-Down Barbie
Christopher John Rogers dress. Miu Miu shoes.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

Although Barbie isn't truly a minimalist, she does occasionally dabble in a few things. It's all about having fun and trying new things when it comes to fashion! Satin mules can add doll-like appeal to a beige look.

Cowgirl Barbie
Maison Margiela shirt. Kelsey Randall hat. Kate Cate belt.Photo byMaison Margiela shirt. Kelsey Randall hat. Kate Cate belt.

Giddy up! Barbie is heading to the rodeo. A bedazzled cowgirl hat and fringed gingham finished off the look.

Roller Girl Barbie
Miu Miu top and briefs. Fleur du Mal bra top. Larroudé roller skates.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

What’s got eight wheels and lots of pizzazz? Roller girl Barbie! Stunning skates complete the look of Larroudé's two-piece set.

Road Trip Barbie
Bottega Veneta dress.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

Her shopping spree is about to begin! In Barbie's pink convertible, Bottega Veneta's sunshine yellow print is perfect for catching some rays.

First Class Barbie
Marc Jacobs dress. Christian Louboutin shoes. Trunk set from SteamLine Luggage.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

It's first class all the way for Barbie when she travels. The luggage she carries must be worthy of the journey. In SteamLine's cases and hat boxes are all her Barbie belongings.

Astronaut Barbie
Proenza Schouler dress.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

A space-age wardrobe means wearing minis, chainmail, metallics, and more. When she's traveling through the galaxies, Barbie likes to shower herself in stars.

Night Out Barbie
Versace dress. In this story: hair, Shay Ashual; makeup, Pati Dubroff using Chanel.Photo byEthan James Green, Vogue, Summer 2023.

Barbie is going out after the sun set! Versace's two-piece set shows off her empowered and ready-to-paint-the-town pink look.

Have fun this summer!

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