Sun Lovin’ Malibu Christie

Name: Sun Lovin’ Malibu Christie

Made by and When: Mattel, 1978

Material: Vinyl

Height: 11-1/2 inches

Hair/Eyes/Mouth: Brown shoulder-length hair with middle part and flipped ends/brown painted eyes/closed mouth

Clothes: Pink two-piece bathing suit, pink shoulder bag, mirrored aviator sunglasses

Other: Described as the doll with the “peek-a-boo tan,” Sun Lovin’ Malibu Christie has tan lines as illustrated in one of the slideshow photographs; uses the Steffie head sculpt.


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Published by DeeBeeGee

Doll collector, historian, co-founder of the first e-zine devoted to collecting black dolls; author of black-doll reference books, doll blogs, and doll magazine articles.

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