Filipino Designs New Filipina Barbie Doll

 Carlyle Nuera (Source: Mattel)

Carlyle Nuera (Source: Mattel)

A new Filipina Barbie doll, Mutya Barbie – recalling the glamour of old-school Filipino beauty pageants – has been released by Mattel as part of the brand’s , reports MSNBC. The debut Barbie doll of designer Carlyle Nuera, Mutya Barbie, was inspired by both his culture and his own family.