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30 Perverse Playthings

Examples of When Barbie Behaves Badly and Teddy is Naughty

— December 23, 2010 — Naughty
Perverse playthings are increasing alarmingly quickly in the world of art, advertising and fashion. From twisted Barbie pictorials to perverse PSAs, it looks like toys aren't just for kids anymore.

Check out some examples in the featured gallery, but remember, perverse playthings are not (by any means) for kids.

Implications - Consumers looking to add a bit of sly humor to their lives definitely can appreciate products and artwork that deviate from the expected and the mundane. Innovations like these afford people the chance to get a chuckle from the unexpected, but also demonstrate how twisting the context of traditionally naiive creatures can create lasting images, impressions and memories. Advertisers should definitely take note of this advantage.
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Double Headed Dolls
Double Headed Dolls
Mariana Monteagudo Makes Unique Toys
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Psychotic Bear Games
Psychotic Bear Games
The Naughty Bear Video Game Trailer Shows a Seriously Deranged Character
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Teddy Bear Traitors
Teddy Bear Traitors
The 'Tell Me Your Secrets' Bear Spills Children's Inner Thoughts
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Mutant Teddy Bears
Mutant Teddy Bears
The Mortimer Mutated Bear is the Gift That Keeps on Giving
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X-Rayed Playthings
X-Rayed Playthings
‘Scan Toys' is a Visual Arts Exhibition
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Internship Dolls
Internship Dolls
Barbie the Intern Works Just Like Everyone Else
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'Women of the Cloth' Dolls
'Women of the Cloth' Dolls
Episcopal Priest Barbie Tells Secretary Barbie Who's Who
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Teddy Bear Cruelty Ads
Teddy Bear Cruelty Ads
The Vision Conference Examines Consumer Shifting in a Changing Market
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Killer Teddy Bear Videos
Killer Teddy Bear Videos
The 'Dawn of the Ted' Video is Gory & Entertaining
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Explosive Plushies
Explosive Plushies
Felipe Barbosas Firecracker Animals are Color Explosions
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Dieting TV Dolls
Dieting TV Dolls
The Christina Hendricks Joan Barbie Doll is Not Lifelike
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Evil Santa Toys
Evil Santa Toys
The LEGO Robot Santa Looks it's Straight Out of 'Futurama'
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Teddy Bears for Grown-Ups
Teddy Bears for Grown-Ups
The Wollip-Bear Pillow
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Thrown-Up Teddy Bears
Thrown-Up Teddy Bears
Elisabeth Higgins O'Connor Sculptures will make you Gag
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Horror Stuffed Animals
Horror Stuffed Animals
Matt Kirkland's Dissected Toys
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Subverted Toy Installations
Subverted Toy Installations
The Ken Kagami 'TOYS'A'SS' Collection is Uber-Strange
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Conjoined Stuffed Animals
Conjoined Stuffed Animals
These Two-Headed Teddy Bears are Both Creepy and Cute
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Placenta Teddy Bears
Placenta Teddy Bears
The 'Doing It for the Kids' Exhibition Honors the Life-Sustaining Organ
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Bear Imposters
Bear Imposters
The 'Fiat 500 Black Jack' Ads Will Reveal Your Darker Side
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Perverse Playthings
Perverse Playthings
The Art Directors Club of Hungary Makes Good Toys Go Bad
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Vampire Teddy Bears
Vampire Teddy Bears
Toys That'll Keep Them Screaming by GashlyCrumbTentacles
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Naughty Playroom Photography
Naughty Playroom Photography
Maya Nightingale's 'Ou, Daddy, Ou...' is Playfully Sexy
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Sexualizing Children's Toys
Sexualizing Children's Toys
Teddy Bears Strip in Disturbing Ad
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Real Barbie Dream Homes
Real Barbie Dream Homes
This Pretty in Pink House is Perfectly Girly
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Dia de los Muertos Toys
Dia de los Muertos Toys
Day of the Dead Living Dead Dolls Are a Macabre Way to Celebrate
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Pop Star Dollification
Pop Star Dollification
'Barbie Goes (Lady) Gaga' in Entertainment Weekly
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Controversial Doll Set-Ups
Controversial Doll Set-Ups
Mutated Barbie & Ken Figurines at the Altered Barbie Exhibition 2010
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Obese Batman Icons
Obese Batman Icons
Artist Franceso de Molfetta's 'New Idols' Series
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Iconic Doll Controversies
Iconic Doll Controversies
The Clothesless Matchbox Barbie Calendar Provokes Legal Problems
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Naughty Doll Photography
Naughty Doll Photography
Lauren Nieburg Captures 'BARBIE in Compromising Positions'
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