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Malaville in the news!


24horas.cl:  Modelo crea muñecas caribeñas para promover la belleza más natural

Afropunk:  Malaville by Mala Bryan doll company Toys sets new standard for black beauty and positive representation for brown girls everywhere

Amina Magazine

Atlanta Black Star:  Black Model Creates Afro-Caribbean Doll Line to Fill Void

Atlanta Black Star:  Black Doll Maker Has Perfect Response After Ignorant Customer States Maisha Doll is ‘Too Dark’, ‘Least Selling’

Atlantic Sun


Aussie Gossip:  Curls get the Girls Celebrating Diversity

Bajan Sun Online

Beautiful News

Becoming You Blog

Beehive:  Mala Uses Passion & Creativity To Create Success


Between 10 and 5:  Diversity in the toy world can help a lot in the real world


Black And Married With Kids

Black Girl With Long Hair

Black Hair Information:  Model Mala Bryan Creates Line Of Natural Hair Dolls


Blakstory:  Interview de Mala Bryan créatrice de poupées noires ( Malaville )

Bolsa De Mulher:  Modelo lança bonecas negras para transformar crianças: veja cabelos e looks incríveis

British Curlies:  Curly Haired Girls Represented With New Line of Dolls

Cape Argus – IOL:  They’re black and beautiful

Cape Talk Radio:  Malaville Toys on a mission to diversify toys in playrooms

Carbonated Tv:  These These Brown-Skinned & Kinky-Haired Dolls Will Soon Be All The Rage

Carib.Buzz:  St. Lucia Native Creates Beautiful Afro-Caribbean Inspired Dolls

City Press



Coral Lifestyle Magazine

Daily Mail:  Black, in all shades, is beautiful’: Doll creator hits back after online troll claims one of her black dolls is ‘a bit too dark’ and would therefore be the worst seller

Daily Sun:  REPRESENTATION MATTERS! Dolls for girls of colour

Daily Toast

Design News:  African Dolls with Natural Hair and Beauty Hit South African Shore

Diariodepernambuco:  Modelo caribenha lanca linha de bonecas negras com cabelos crespos

Dish Nation:  Meet The #BlackGirlMagic Doll

E! Online Brasil:  Modelo lança incrível linha de bonecas com cabelo crespo

Elle Magazine Mexico:  La modelo que lanzó su propia marca de muñecas

Elle Magazine South Africa:  Mala Bryan Adds More Black Dolls To Malaville Collection

Elle Magazine South Africa


Emily CottonTop:  These Malaville Dolls With Locs Are To Die For

Essence Magazine:  Black Doll Creator Checks Criticism From Customer That Doll Is Too Dark

Essence Magazine:  Curly-Haired Girls Finally Represented With New Line of Dolls

Estilo Catracalivre

Estilo Uol:  Modelo caribenha lança bonecas negras “tipo Barbie” com cabelo afro

Modelo caribenha lança bonecas negras “tipo Barbie” com cabelo afro 


EWN:  Model Mala Bryan Chats About Brown-Skinned Dolls, Natural Hair


Fairlady Magazine

Farrah Gray:  Model Mala Bryan Develops Line of Natural Hair Dolls!

Flare:  This Model Turned Toymaker Is Diversifying The Doll Game

Florida Sentinel Bulletin

Geledes:  A modelo caribenha Mala Bryan lança bonecas negras com cabelos crespos

Get It Joburg West:  African Dolls With Natural Hair And Beauty Hit South African Shores

Get It Joburg West:  Beautiful Ethnic Dolls Coming To SA

Glamour Magazine US:  Dolls, Meet Your New Friends With Natural Hair Texture

Good Hope Fm


Harpers Bazaar:  Ziedaar! De Barbie-pop waar we op zaten te wachten

Heart 104.9

Hello Beautiful:  #BlackGirlMagic Model Mala Bryan Creates Line Of Natural Hair Dolls

Home De Elle – MdeMulher:  Modelo negra lança linha de bonecas com cabelo afro e pele e olhos escuros

Hypeness:  Conheça a inspiradora linha de bonecas negras e cabelos crespos que já é sucesso mundial


Instyle:  The Adorable Natural-Haired Dolls We’ve All Been Waiting For

IOL:  At last… a gift fit for your African princess

Jay Blessed Media:  Caribbean model creates line of beautiful black dolls

Kinky Curly Coily Me!

La Repubblica:  Malaville, le barbie afro-caraibiche create dalla modella nera

Lakay La:  The afro-caribbean inspired dolls that should’ve existed a long time ago

LargeUp:  Meet Mala Bryan, The Saint Lucian Model Making Dolls with an Afro-Caribbean Twist

Loop TT:  St Lucian model creates her own line black dolls

Madame Noire

Mail & Guardian:  Every child needs a black doll in their collection, regardless of their race

Marie Claire:  Five minutes with International Model Mala Bryan

MeuCrespo:  Modelo caribenha Mala Bryan criou colecao de bonecas negras e com cabelo afro

Natural Girls United!

Naturally Moi:  This New Line of Afro-Caribbean Dolls Will Inspire Your Child to Love Their Hair & Skin

Negro News

New York Minute Magazine:  Change the Doll, Change the Game

News24.com:  Parents should not have to struggle to find black dolls – Malaville creator

Now This Her:  Move over Barbie, these dolls prove that representation matters

Nueva Mujer:  Modelo crea muñecas caribeñas y promueve la belleza negra

Nylon Mgazine:  Mala Bryan Went From Modeling To Making Her Own Dolls

O Incrível Zé:  Modelo cria bonecas negras com cabelos crespos – VEJA FOTOS

Opposing Views:  Toy Creator Responds To Criticism Her Doll Is Too Dark


Popsugar: 12 Dolls That Look Nothing Like Your Childhood Barbie

Portal Africas:  Malaville: Bonecas que celebram a beleza ‘afro’

Prosa Livre:  Modelo celebra a beleza negra com linha de bonecas

Pregnant In Cape Town & Ever After

Racines Crepéus

Radio 702

Rattle & Mum

Repeating Islands:  Interview with Mala Bryan about her Caribbean-inspired dolls


Revista Donna

Revista Glamour

Revista Raca Brasil

Rickey Smiley Morning Show

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SA Decor & Design

Shorouk News

Soya Carmin


St. Lucia Daily News:  St-lucian launches black doll collection

Street Talk HGD:  St. Lucian Model Creates Line Of Nubian Barbie Dolls

Style Magazine

Style Mic



Teen Vogue

Thandie Kay:  Doll Are Us

The Cape Towner

The Culture

The Ged Section

The Glamorous Gleam

The Huffington Post:  Doll Creator Shuts Down Suggestion That Her Dolls Are ‘Too Dark’

The Huffington Post:  The Afro Caribbean Inspired Dolls That Should’ve Existed A Long Time Ago

The Huffington Post:  Modelo negra lança linha de bonecas com cabelos crespos. E elas são DESLUMBRANTES

The Huffington Post:  Empowering Dolls That Help Little Girls See The Beauty In Themselves

The Huffington Post:  Mala Bryan Has Introduced A Doll With Albinism To Her Already Diverse Collection

The Natural Lounge

The Star – IOL:  Model brings out new doll collection

Thestar.com:  New active, more diverse dolls coming to Canadian shelves

The Voice Online:  St Lucian Model Creates Stylish Black Afro-Tastic Dolls 

The Voice Online:  Customer Slams Black Toy Line, Says Doll Is ‘Too Dark’

The Woman HQ

This Is Africa


Times Live


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Totally Tween

TPA Internacional:  Bonecas que celebram a beleza ‘afro’ criadas por Mala Bryan


Tums 2 Tots



Urban Intellectuals

Urban Royals

Vanilla Blonde blog

Velvet Style


VISI Magazine

Viù!:  Malaville Dolls, las muñecas que muestran una belleza diferente

Weekend Argus – IOL:  Stylish dolls break mould

What The Girl

Yaa Somuah

Yahoo:  Doll Creator Fires Back After Critic Calls Her Toys ‘Too Dark

Yahoo! Style:  This Model Is Making Black Dolls With Natural Hair to Make a Point About Diversity

You, Baby And I Blog