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A young artist’s ‘anti-Barbie’ is a runaway crowdfunding success

Nickolay Lamm's cousins play with a prototype of the Lammily doll. (Courtesy Nickolay Lamm)

 NEW YORK (JTA) — Almost exactly 55 years after Barbie made her debut at the American International Toy Fair, a more realistically proportioned alternative to the iconic fashion doll has become a crowdfunding sensation, raising more than $400,000 in a week and a half to begin production. The Lammily doll,… Read more »