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 - Nov 4, 2007   Updated: Apr 20 2011
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Margaux Lange has expanded her line of handmade Barbie jewelry to include tiny Barbie ears and hand. She has added a mouth pin, and necklace to complement her ring. The jewelry is fine handwork but with a touch of the bizarre.

Implications - Audiences who appreciate the bizarre idea of wearing atypical pieces are drawn to similar products. This target group also tends to have a little less appreciation for products that are deemed "normal" in society. These feelings bring them to mock normalcy, which draws them to fashion pieces such as this Frankenstein Barbie jewelry. In a way, it is this target's way of acting out towards pop culture and mainstream products.