Shop for Dolls from Hayneedle.com! Bring the Barbie Life in the Dreamhouse Barbie Doll to life with your voice! This 12-inch-tall doll features voice record and playback features. She also says pre-recorded phrases from the show. Barbie sports a silver necklace, silver heart, and pink shoes.About BarbieCreated by Ruth Handler, Barbie was introduced to the world in 1959 (in blonde and brunette dolls). Since her introduction over 50 years ago, she's appeared in movies, TV shows, dreamhouses, and yes, pink convertibles. Every product has a place in the Barbie universe, from beach-going Barbie to vanities to digital activities.