Despites spending decades as the ultimate symbol of unattainable female beauty, there are some that think that Barbie could still to be slimmer. Specifically, around the ankles… Famed shoe designer Christain Louboutin has before designed limited editions Barbie dolls. For his latest edition, due out this May, Louboutin commanded the reshaping of the long legged blond because “he found her ankles were too fat.” Yes, this is a true story. via WWD.com

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