This is the real vintage TV ad from the 1960's for Barbie's new Dream House and Fashion Shop. You can tell it is swell... it's Mattel!
This is a commercial for the vintage Twist N Turn Barbie doll that was released in 1967. When Mattel first released this doll they actually offered a trade-in program. Any girls that wanted this doll for free just needed to trade in their original #1 Ponytail Barbie doll to get it.
The commercial below was released in the year 1967 and features the fashions that were being sold for the Twist N Turn Barbie that was in stores at the time.
In the year of 1961 the world was introduced to Barbie's new boyfriend, Ken. And now thanks to the power of the Internet and YouTube, we get to enjoy the very first commercial that Ken was ever featured in today. Go ahead and check out the old 1961 Barbie commercial below now...