Vintage Barbie 1961 - 1962

Vintage Barbie 1961 - 1962 - Dolls & Fashions

Vintage Barbie and Ken catalog cover

1961 saw the arrival of Barbie's ultimate accessory - Ken

Eight new ensembles were introduced in 1961, with a total of 30 available for her wardrobe in 1961. 

In 1962, Barbie got a new hairdo - the Bubblecut Barbie was added to the line. 
Barbie also received eight new ensembles, and an additional 28 were carried over from previous years. 
Also the "Pak" concept, with mix-and-match items, was introduced for both Barbie and Ken.


1961

Barbie Doll - Ponytail #5

1961 Ensembles (click on link to see ensemble details - Here is a list of 1961 Ensembles with thumbnail pictures)

American Airlines Stewardess #984 (1961-1964)

Ballerina #989 (1961-1965)

Barbie Doll Accessories #923 (1961-1962)

Vintage Barbie Open Road

Open Road #985 (1961-1962)

Orange Blossom #987 (1961-1964)

Registered Nurse #991(1961-1964)

Sheath Sensation #986 (1961-1964)

Singing In The Shower #988 (1961-1962)

1962

Barbie Dolls - Ponytail #6
Bubblecut

1962 Ensembles (click on link to see ensemble details - Here is a list of 1962 Ensembles with thumbnail pictures)

After Five #934 (1962-1964)

Garden Party #931 (1962-1963)

Ice Breaker #942 (1962-1964)

Mood For Music #940 (1962-1963)

Movie Date #933 (1962-1963)

Red Flare #939 (1962-1965)

Sorority Meeting #937 (1962-1963)

Vintage Barbie Mood for Music

Tennis Anyone? #941 (1962-1964)

Fashion Paks were introduced in 1962. Instead of complete ensembles they were either single items or accessories. They were color coordinated and allowed Barbie to have a larger wardrobe by mixing and matching. 
1962 Fashion Pak Items 

Apron and Utensils (1962-1963)

Belle Dress (1962-1963)

Cardigan Sweater (1962-1963)

Helenca Swimsuit (1962-1963)

Lingerie Pak 1962-1963)

Polka dot Sheath Dress (1962-1963)

Silk Sheath Dress(1962-1963)

Slip, Panties, Bra (1962-1963)

Square Neck Sweater (1962)

T-Shirt & Shorts (1962-1963)

Two-Piece Pajamas (1962-1963)

Purse Pak (1962-1963)

Vintage Barbie 1962 Fashion Paks

Cotton Mix & Match Group (1962-1963)

Full Gathered Skirt

Fashion Pak Plain Blouse & Purse

Sheath Skirt & Telephone (1962-1963)

Fashion Pak Scoop Neck Playsuit (1962-1963)

Fashion Pak Slacks (1962-1963)



Here are the current listings:


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