Vintage Fashions

#1900 (1964/65) - #1936 (1966)

#1900 Underpretties (1964/65) (htf)

 

* Petticoat

* Panties, tricot

* Pink mirror

* 4 rollers

* Pink comb

* Pink brush

 

* No shoes

#1901 Red Sensation (1964/65)

 

* Red sleeveless cotton dress with 4 gold beads

* White tricot socks

* White short tricot gloves

* “Straw hat” with red ribbon

 

 

* Red Japan flats

#1902 Silk ‘n Fancy (1964/65)

 

 Red velvet and white satin dress with attached

    slip with red lace

 White tricot socks

 Gold elastic headband (htf)

 

 Black Japan flats 

 

HTF variation: Slip witch white lace

 

 

This fashion was also part of the „Partytime Gift Set“

 

#1903 Masquerade (1964/65)

 

* Yellow and black short dress with black tulle

* Black cotton panties (vhtf)

* Yellow and black hat

* Yellow “Come to my party” invitation (htf)

 

*  Black Japan flats with yellow pompons (htf)

 

The black tulle came in a version with yellow dots, and one – rarer - version in black only.

 

 

This fashion isn’t shown in the first German Barbie booklet and probably wasn’t available in Europe.

#1904 Flower Girl (1964/65)

 

* Yellow cotton dress with overskirt

* White short tricot gloves

* White tricot socks

* Headpiece with yellow flowers

 

* White Japan flats

The left clone dress is a close copy of the original dress to the right

#1905 Ballet Class/Ballet Lessons (1964/65)

 

* Black leotard

* Black tights

* Pink ballet tutu

* Headpiece with pastel flowers

* Pink ballet bag

* White Nutcracker suite ballet program (htf)

 

* White ballet slippers

 

There’s a version of the headpiece in very light pastel colors

#1906 Dress Coat (1964/65)

 

* Red velvet coat with 3 gold beads

* Red velvet purse with 1 gold bead

* Red velvet hat

* White, short tricot gloves

 

* White Japan flats

 

There’s a Miss Kitty clone fashion which is a very close copy of this outfit.

 

This fashion was also part of the „Partytime Gift Set“ (pictured below)

#1908 Skating Fun (1964 - 1966)

 

* White and red bodysuit

* Red velvet skirt with straps

* White fake fur hat with red pompon*1

* White fake fur muff**2

 

* White skates

 

*1 The hat with a pompon which hasn’t faded to orange is htf.

**2 The muff wasn’t enclosed in every package

#1907 School Days (1964 - 1966)

 

* White blouse with short sleeves

* Pink flannel skirt

* Pink cardigan with 4 gold beads

* Pink or white tricot knee-high socks

* Wooden bowl with 2 needles and 3 balls of yarn

 

* Squishy black unmarked flats (vhtf)

#1909 Dreamtime  (1964 - 66)

 

* Pink flannel robe

* Pajama pants with pink polka dots

* Short sleeved pajama top with pink polka dots

* Blue princess phone

* Blue felt cat

* Red and white telephone directory

* Optional: Alarm clock

 

* Dark pink felt scuffs

 

 

There are some variations of the blue felt cat

#S2001 Japanese Skipper Kimono (1964)

 

* White kimono with gold and red pattern, brocade

* Gold and red obi, brocade

* Gold and white clutch purse, brocade or

* Gold and red drawstring bag

* White socks for the sandals (tabi)

 

* Japanese pokkuri or zori sandals

 

 

There are two pattern variations of the brocade

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photograph courtesy of Patrick McGovern

#1910 Sunny Pastels (1965/66)

 

* Striped, sleeveless dress in pastel colors with 6 gold accents

* Matching purse with 3 gold accents

* White, short tricot socks

 

* Pink Japan flats

 

To see some variations, please follow the link below:

#1911 Day At The Fair (1965/66)

 

* Sleeveless body suit with Barbie print, cotton

* Matching head scarf

* Red cotton wrap skirt with Barbie print pocket

* Barbie doll miniature with red painted on bathing suit

 

* Red Japan flats

#1912 Cookie Time  (1965/66)

 

* White and blue cotton dress with red buttons and

   attached red belt

*  Rolling pin with red handles

* “Easy as pie” cookbook (htf)

*  “Cookie mix” box (htf)

*  Metal bowl (htf)

*  Metal spoon with red handle (htf)

 

*  Red Japan flats

#1913 Me ‘n My Doll (1965/66)

 

* Sleeveless pink and white cotton gingham dress

* Pink slip (different variations)

* Barbie doll miniature with red painted on

   bathing suit

* Pink/white cotton gingham skirt for Barbie doll

   miniature (htf)

* White short tricot socks

 

* White Japan flats

#1914 Platter Party (1965)

 

* Long dress with blue velvet top and plaid skirt

* Blue record player

* Record with blue label

* Record with red label

 

* Red Japan flats

#1915 Outdoor Casuals (1965/66)

 

* Turquoise Capri pants

* Turquoise knit sweater

* Turquoise dickey

* White tricot gloves

* White short tricot socks (not pictured)

* Wooden yo-yo, red

 

* White Japan flats

#1916 Rain or Shine (1965/66)

 

* Yellow cotton raincoat

* Matching belt

* Matching hat

* Matching umbrella with tassel

 

* White knee-high rainboots

#1917 Land and Sea (1965/66)

 

* Pull-over shirt, denim

* Matching pedal pusher pants

* Matching hat

* Red and white striped, short sleeved shirt

* Red plastic sunglasses (htf)

 

* White Japan flats

#1918 Ship Ahoy (1965/66)

 

* Dress with red, white and blue striped

   top and blue pleated skirt

* Blue sailor vest with 6 gold beads

* Short white tricot socks

* Red plastic toy sailboat (vhtf)

* Black camera (vhtf)

* Mexico travel brochure (htf)

* Hawaii travel brochure (htf)

 

* Red Japan flats

 

A variation of this set has been found with a reddish skirt and vest fabric. It's the only known example (pictured below).

#1919 Happy Birthday (1965) – htf -

 

* White and blue dress with embroidery

* White and blue slip with embroidery

* “Straw hat” with blue ribbon

* Optional: Blue satin hair ribbon (rare)

* White short tricot socks

* White short tricot gloves

* Wrapped present

* White paper invitation “I’m having a party and

   you’re invited” (htf)

* White plastic cake, yellow or brown icing

* White paper doily (vhtf)

* 2 pink party favors (vhtf)

* 6 pink candles (vhtf)

* 2 napkins (vhtf) 

 

* White Japan flats

 

 

There are reproductions of this set.

 

Below you can see a comparison of the vintage slip (on top) and the reproduction slip, as well as a photograph of the brunette reproduction set - and a rare Japanese Barbie gown made of the same fabric as Skipper's "Happy Birthday".

#1920 Fun Time (1965/66)

 

* Blue cotton capri pants

* Blue sleeveless top with

   embroidery

* Short sleeved plaid blouse

* Blue cotton jacket

* Wooden croquet ball (htf)

* Wooden croquet mallet (htf)

* Wooden croquet stake (htf)

* 2 wire wickets (vhtf)

 

* Blue Japan flats

#1921 School Girl (1965/66)

 

* Red and white plaid skirt, pleated

* White cotton blouse with red stitching

* Red cotton school blazer

* Red felt hat with a feather

* White short tricot socks

* Arithmetic book (htf)

* English book (htf)

* Geography book (vhtf)

* Black plastic book strap (htf)

* Red pencil (htf)

* Tan pencil (htf)

* Brown glasses (rare)

* Yellow and red wax apple (vhtf)

 

* Red Japan flats

#1922 Town Togs (1965/66)

 

* Green felt pleated jumper with 2 gold beads

* Matching Jacket with 3 gold beads

* Matching belt

* Yellow turtleneck

* Black and white plaid hat

* Black and white plaid thigh high stockings

 

* Black Japan flats or black squishy flats, unmarked

Fashion Pak #A1520: Party Pink (1965 – 1967)

 

* Pink cotton dress with overskirt  (matching the

   dress from “Flower Girl” #1904)

 

* No shoes

 

 

The hat pictured matches the dress, but didn’t come with it (it is part of the “Hats ‘n Hats” Pak)

Fashion Pak #A1520: Wooly PJ's (1965 – 1967)

 

* Sleeveless red and yellow pajama top, flannel

* Red and yellow pajama pants, flannel

* Yellow brush

 

* No shoes

#1923 Can You Play? (1966)

 

* Blue sleeveless dress with big red polka dots

* Red head scarf with white polka dots

* Matching red panties

* White plastic ball (htf)

* Red and white jump rope with red handles

 

* Red Japan flats

#1924 Tea Party (1966)

 

* Yellow sleeveless dress with white flowers

* 1 turquoise plate

* 2 turquoise teacups

* 2 turquoise saucers

* 2 silver spoons (htf)

* Silver teapot with lid

* 2 white cake slices with pink stripes

 

* Yellow Japan flats

#1925 What’s New at the Zoo? (1966)

 

* Red short sleeved cotton dress

* White and red cardigan

 

* Red Japan flats

#1926 Chill Chasers (1966)

 

* White faux fur coat with red buttons

* Red felt hat with blue pompon

* White short tricot socks

 

* Red Japan flats

 

 

There’s a vhtf variation of the jacket with white buttons 

#1928 Rainy Day Checkers (1966)

 

* Blue, red and white plaid dress with pleated skirt

* Red felt vest with 4 gold beads

* Red tricot thigh high stockings

* Red and black checkerboard (cardboard) (htf)

* 12 red plastic checkers (arer) 

* 12 black plastic checkers (rare) 

 

* Black Japan flats 

#1929 Dog Show (1966)

 

* Pink and red pleated skirt

* Sleeveless top with dog print

* White Scottie dog

* Red dog leash

* Dog food box

 

* Red Japan flats

#1930 Loungin’ Lovlies (1966)

 

* Blue robe

* Blue sleeveless pajama top

* Blue middle length pajama pants

 

* Blue felt scuffs

#1932 Let’s Play House (1966)

 

* White dress with turquoise pattern

* Turquoise pinafore with pockets

* 1 green cotton handkerchief (htf)

* 1 pink cotton handkerchief (htf)

* 1 yellow cotton handkerchief (htf)

* Pink and blue baby cradle (htf)

* Baby with diaper (htf with diaper)

* Nursery rhymes book (vhtf)

 

* Blue or turquoise Japan flats

A „Baby’s Book“ like the one pictured in the vintage Barbie booklets as part of this fashion has been found. It is most likely a production sample. “Baby’s Book”: @ 100 US $

#1933 Country Picnic (1966) – vhtf –

(except dress and bag)

 

* Pink, green and turquoise

   sleeveless cotton dress

   with 3 butterflies

* Matching bag

* 1 red and white checked

   cotton blanket

* 1 red and white checked

    cotton napkin

* 1 plastic glass with pink liquid

* 1 blue plastic plate

* 1 blue thermos with red cap or

*  1 red thermos with blue cap

* 1 BBQ fork with red handle

* 1 wax watermelon slice

* 1 plastic hot dog

* 1 plastic hamburger

* 1 ice cream cone with white

    cotton ice-cream

* 1 paper butterfly

* 1 butterfly net

* 1 rubber ball (red, blue, green,

    yellow)

 

* Pink Japan flats

#1934 Junior Bridesmaid (1966) - vhtf -

 

* Pink long dress with overlay

* White petticoat

* Pink hat with flowers

* Pink basket with flowers

* White short tricot socks

* White short tricot gloves

 

* Pink or white Japan flats

#1935 Learning to Ride (1966)

 

* Red sleeveless top

* Yellow jodhpurs

* Black and white plaid jacket

* Black riding hat

* Black short tricot gloves (vhtf)

* Black riding crop (htf)

 

* Black knee-high boots

#1936 Sledding Fun (1966) – htf -

 

* Red sleeveless top

* Blue pants with attached red stockings

* Red and blue jacket

* Matching hood

* Red and white mittens

* Red sled

 

* Red galoshes