Taste The Synergy: ‘Twilight’ Meets Barbie

FROM HOLLYWOOD CRUSH: What girl doesn’t dream of snuggling up to her very own granite-bodied Edward Cullen every now and then? (Me: Guilty as charged!) Well, if you’re willing to trade stone for plastic, you’re in luck. Mattel has created its own Edward Ken doll complete with “shimmering complexion” and “trademark gold eyes.” And if it’s your thing, you can order a Bella Barbie, too. (The Toys “R” Us site, however, recommends this doll for people aged 6-7 years, but we’re guessing they don’t quite understand how vast the “Twilight” universe actually is!)

Mattel isn’t the first company to jump onto the Edward Cullen doll Volvo bandwagon. Earlier this year, we test drove another set of Edward and Bella dolls, which from the looks of it, had a little more meat to clutch onto while propelling 500 feet up a towering Evergreen.

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