"No, no way are we getting her a Barbie doll," said my advisor, "Why don't you buy her a science kit instead?"
I couldn't find a decent science kit, so I bought her a really nice book and the soundtrack.
I guess there's a lot of controversy surrounding Barbie -- does she promote narcissism? Insecurity in young girls? Unhealthy aspirations? Sounds like the fashion industry as a whole.
Out of all the shows and presentations for Fashion Week, I would have wanted to attend the Barbie runway show the most -- especially after watching this finale video from nitro:licious:
I'll choose Barbie over Bratz any day.