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Zuhair Murad dresses Barbie in haute couture
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Mar '14
c: Barbie collector
c: Barbie collector
After dressing leading Hollywood divas like Kate Hudson, Taylor Swift and Jennifer Lopez, the Beirut-based Lebanese fashion designer Zuhair Murad has now chosen to style the most enviable glamorous doll of all times, Barbie.
 
The celebrity favourite talent has recreated one of his red carpet gowns for the world’s most popular fashion doll, manufactured by the American toy-company Mattel.
 
Part of the couturier’s spring-summer 2012 couture collection, the fitted strapless nude silk and tulle made dress features black geometric patterned beadwork.
 
The original version of the haute couture recreation was worn by actress Blake Lively at the Los Angeles premiere of her film Savages in 2012.
 
A favourite among international celebrities, Zuhair Murad is known for his exquisitely embellished red carpet gowns.
 
Reigning in the international toy market for more than five decades, the making of Barbie doll is believed to be inspired from the famous German doll called Bild Lilli.
 

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