The father's criticism of the LOL Surprise! dolls drew contrasting responses from other parents online.
The videos show workers attaching pink, blonde, brown and black hair onto the faceless dolls.
The project by Filipino designer Carlyle Nuera has Osaka wearing a Nike tennis dress inspired by her 2020 Australian Open outfit, complete with Yonex tennis racket.
"All of this art is about truth versus lies," the homeowner, David, said of his installation that depicts Barbies with nails through their arms.
Photos of Barbie wearing a "Love Wins" T-shirt from a 2017 collaboration have sparked a discussion about the doll's girlfriend.
The doll was officially released on September 2.
I thought I should make a parody Barbie that looked like me in quarantine—which is wearing stretchy pants and eating all the snacks. Whether people are living in Dubai, Italy, America, Lithuania, Russia, Poland or Brazil, I've heard the same thing—"this is me!"
Mattel has teamed up with First Responders Children's Foundation to benefit the children of those working on the frontline.
The new collection "re-imagines iconic characters through a distinctive Barbie high-fashion filter," according to the senior director of Barbie Design.
Toy companies Mattel and Fisher-Price are working together to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, with a little help from an iconic plastic fashion doll
Tennis icon Billie Jean King is the latest woman to become a Barbie in the toy's Inspiring Women series.
Barbie has been selling dolls across the world since 1959.
The artwork sparked outrage at Burning Man and has been the subject of multiple complaints to the Ant-Defamation League.
"I'm so honored to take on this role and produce a film that I believe will have a tremendously positive impact on children and audiences worldwide," Margot Robbie said of her upcoming Barbie movie.
"Just address me as Queen Nicki Colbert," the rapper ended the new lyrics.
The U.S. used "enhanced interrogation" (torture) of innocent civilians with little or no connection to terrorist organizations.
With Barbie's new diverse and body-positive expansion, consumers are wondering when toys marketed toward boys will see something similar.
In the absence of Mattel-made outfits, crafters will hand-make patterns for curvy Barbie.
There's more than cybersecurity at risk when a doll records a kid's playtime.
If responsive, connected technology is all around you, who needs a smart phone?
The doll, critics say, could be used as a surveillance tool, among other things.
The latest version of the iconic toy can connect to the Internet, raising privacy concerns.