Barbie FHV70 On The Go Carnival - Maqio

Barbie FHV70 On The Go Carnival

£30.99
£32.99
£30.99
Save £2.00

This Barbie On the Go Carnival is a fully featured playset with a track, ferris wheel, stands and more! The colourful set also features fireworks that "pop" out the back of the ferris wheel when spun, creating a party like atmosphere that's perfect for the carnival setting.

In seeing her daughter Barbara play with paper dolls, Ruth Handler noted that she seemed to enjoy playing adult roles for them on a regular basis. At the period, the majority of children's toy dolls were depictions of newborns or young children. After seeing that there could be a gap in the market, Handler approached her husband Elliot, who was a co-founder of the Mattel toy firm, with the idea of creating an adult-bodied doll. He and the other directors at Mattel were adamantly opposed to the concept.

While travelling around Europe with her daughters Barbara and Kenneth in 1956, Ruth Handler stumbled upon a German doll named Bild Lilli, who she immediately fell in love with. Handler knew precisely what she wanted in an adult-figure doll, so she bought three of them to have on hand. She handed one of the dolls to her daughter and returned the others to Mattel. The Lilli doll was inspired by a well-known figure who appeared in a comic strip produced by Reinhard Beuthin for the German newspaper Bild in the 1950s and 1960s. A blonde stunner, Lilli was a working girl with a clear vision of what she wanted and was not beyond manipulating guys to get it. The Lilli doll was introduced to the market in Germany in 1955, and while it was primarily targeted at adults, it quickly gained popularity among youngsters, who liked dressing her up in clothing that could be purchased individually.

Following her return to the United States, Handler revised the doll (with assistance from local inventor-designer Jack Ryan), and the doll was given the new name Barbie, after Handler's daughter Barbara, who had inspired the doll. The doll made its premiere at the American International Toy Fair in New York City on March 9, 1959, and has been in continuous production since since. Barbie's formal birthday is celebrated on this day as well.

Ages:4+
Size:32.0 x 38.0 x 8.0 cm
MPN:FHV70
Batteries:N/A
Weight:1000.0 g
EAN:X000ZKZHGP

Shipping

We ship only within the UK and Northern Ireland. Please note that we do not ship to Europe & other international destinations.

When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.

Please also note that the shipping rates for many items we sell are weight-based. The weight of any such item can be found on its detail page. To reflect the policies of the shipping companies we use, all weights will be rounded up to the next full pound.

Returns Policy

You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the "Complete Orders" link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.


Toy Collectors

𝗧𝗼𝘆 𝗖𝗼𝗹𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗼𝗿𝘀: Please contact us at contact@maqio.com if you are a toy collector and we will ensure your package is boxed with extra care and wrap.

We also recommend 🤍