Original 1959-1960 Ensembles & More!

In Progress: A COMPLETE and detailed guide for fashions from 1959 to 1972 in every color and variation! Please enjoy what we've provided so far and be sure to stop by again soon for more updates!

Vintage Barbie Identification: 1959 - 1972

Updated Weekly: Everything vintage Barbie (and friends)! From all original series and Japanese and European Market dolls to known prototypes & rare variations!

'Blogging: Vintage Barbie Style' & More!

See the many resources that Vintage Barbie has to offer.

"Salon & Spa" by Sandra

Dolls restored to factory original. OOAKs made with flawless perfection. Sandra Crowell and Vintage Barbie offers you the ultimate in quality doll artistry. Although we are not currently offering restoration services, Sandra does continue to restore and create beautiful dolls for purchase. Keep an eye on our Buy & Sell section for more information!

Models Needed

Diligently seeking models from collections across the globe who can assist us in perfecting our Doll and Fashion databases.


Welcome to Vintage Barbie, your source for vintage Barbie Identification, a Fashion Guide, Salon & Spa by Sandra and more! Please enjoy your visit and be sure to check out the many exciting features we have provided.


* Barbie Salon & Spa, by Sandra: Top quality OOAKs and Restorations!

* Blogs: Our trio of bloggers each have topics guaranteed to educate and entertain!

* Social Media: Join us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and more!

* Exclusive Interviews: The Mystery Dress is a mystery no longer!

We are very proud to introduce our innovative new Search feature, as well.

Do you have a doll or fashion item/accessory that you can't identify? Try entering a detail about it (hair color, fabric type, etc.) in our Vintage Barbie Search bar, linked below as well as on every blog entry. Our doll & fashion guides are growing daily and you never know what you might discover!

Please check in frequently, as we are adding new content each and every week. This site is owned by people who truly love vintage Barbie and we want to share the information learned over the many years that we’ve been collecting. There is so much more to come!

Thank you for joining us on this exciting adventure! --Sandra, David and Linz
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    In addition to stellar OOAK dolls, we also sell other items. From pre-mixed paints, upgraded doll parts and jewelry to OOAK dolls and true vintage beauties, come find what you need to make your collection shine!

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    Although Vintage Barbie is not currently offering restoration work, Sandra continues to dream up gorgeous OOAK dolls and restore others to their original beauty. Keep an eye on her 'For Sale' page to see her latest creations!

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