Friday, March 31, 2017

Canadian Mom Creates Diverse Doll Line Herstory For Children Of Colour - HUFFINGTONPOST

by Kayla Greaves
Originally published: March 30, 2017
Publisher: Huffingtonpost.com 

When it comes to kids, it's no secret that they thrive when they play with toys that either look like them or their peers. The only problem is that finding diverse dolls isn't always easy.

And even though we've seen companies like Mattel amp up their game when it comes to manufacturing toys from a variety of races, and recently, different body types, it can still be difficult to find dolls with natural hair, braids, hijabs, or even dolls with freckles.

But that's where Queen Cee, creator of the Herstory doll line and mother of five children, comes in.