by Alison Rasmussen

Ekatarina, originally uploaded by alington.
The first Barbie Club Barbie, Ekatarina, has arrived--and she's quite lovely. She's a Gold Label doll, and a Silkstone.

Her hat is sewn into her hair in two places, but those are easily removed. I love the color of her hair, and she's got great boots. Her outfit has a tiny bit of 1980s flavor, I think. The brooch is plastic and clips on with a single hook, though the bracelet feels nice and heavy.

Her boots:

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