Barbie has always been envied due to her amazingly stylish wardrobe, her figure, and of course, her abundant amount of shoes.
This is mainly due to the fact that Mattel targeted much of their marketing revenue to the details of her fashion ensemble.
There are many interesting facts about her open and closed toe heels and pumps. This makes it very fun and exciting for any vintage collector to find the various shoe styles.
If you look on the bottoms of all of the open-toe pumps, they are marked with the word "Japan" in capital letters. The pumps are also hard plastic. (continue article below)... Read more