Barbie honours 'sheroes' ahead of International Women's Day

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Barbie honours 'sheroes' ahead of International Women's Day

In celebration and anticipation of International Women's Day, Barbie is honouring inspiring female figures both past and present with a line dolls in their likeness.

Aviator Amelia Earhart; artist Frida Kahlo; and mathematician Katherine Johnson are among the trailblazing women of the past included in the series.

Present-day "sheroes" include: US snowboarding Olympic gold medallist Chloe Kim; Turkish windsurfing champion Cagla Kubat and British boxer Nicola Adams.