Barbiecore kitchen, anyone? Thanks to the coming release of the new Barbie movie, you probably already know that the signature pink of the popular Mattel doll has been everywhere — from red carpets to fashion retails and home good stores.
Now, you can go even deeper into the pink fantasy world of Barbiecore home decor with HGTV’s new show, Barbie Dreamhouse Challenge. In the series, supermodel Ashley Graham serves as the host as eight talented teams create a real-life Barbie Dreamhouse.
If you’d like to bring a bit of that Barbiecore decor to your home, we’re rounding up ten adorably pink kitchen items that will keep you totally on trend. Life in plastic really is fantastic!
Barbie Dreamhouse Challenge premieres Sunday, July 16 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on HGTV Canada. It is also available on the Global TV App and on STACKTV with Amazon Prime Video Channels, fuboTV, Rogers Ignite TV, and Ignite SmartStream.
Pink Heart-Shaped Cookware
What could be more Barbiecore than serving up supper in this heart-shaped cast iron cookware in an adorable shade of blush pink? And just because it’s a trendy pink kitchen item, doesn’t mean that it has to be low quality. Le Creuset are known for their durable, long-lasting cookware that can be used in the oven, on a stovetop or simply as the cutest serving vessel.
Heart Cocotte, Le Creuset, $300.
A Soft Pink Cutlery Set
An easy way to add a subtle nod to everyone’s favourite plastic pop culture icon is by swapping your regular cutlery with this silver and baby pink flatware set. It adds just a touch of femininity to your table if you’re not yet ready to embrace the full Barbie Dreamhouse fantasy.
UPPHÖJD 16-Piece Cutlery Set, IKEA, $15.
A Hot Pink Stand Mixer
KitchenAid revealed that this bright pink shade is their colour of the year, and we’re definitely obsessed. A stand mixer is a long-term investment, so real Barbie fans (or lovers of pink) can commit to a long-term Barbie kitchen aesthetic by bringing in this essential countertop appliance in 2023’s trendiest shade of Barbie pink.
KitchenAid Artisan Series Hibiscus 5-Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer, Crate and Barrel, $650.
A Baby Pink Kettle
Not only does this kettle come in the perfect shade of pastel pink, but we also adore it for its retro 50s design (that the entire SMEG line carries through it). Gone are the days of tucking away this small kitchen appliance — this stylish electric kettle is meant to be seen and admired!
50s Style Electric Tea Kettle, Wayfair Canada, $200.
A Heart-Shaped Charcuterie Set
Charcuterie? More like char-CUTE-erie! This sweet cheese board set comes from the home line of real life Barbie doll, Paris Hilton. From the heart-shaped wooden board to the pink and gold accessories, it will be the star of your next girl dinner.
Charcuterie Board and Serving Set, Paris Hilton, $59.
Hot Pink Kitchen Utensils
We firmly believe that even the most mundane home items should make you feel joyful —like this set of durable, yet cute stainless steel and silicone kitchen utensils that are top-rated on Amazon.
Culinary Couture Pink Cooking Utensil Set, Amazon Canada, $55.
Pink Crystal Set
Two of the finest things in life — champagne and dessert — are made even finer with this lovely pink crystal set that’s absolutely for the dolls.
Pink Champagne and Dessert Bowls by Villeroy & Boch, Linen Chest, $64.
A Complete Pink Dinnerware Set
If you’re deep in your love affair with pink Barbie-inspired homeware, this dinnerware set is a worthy investment. The sustainably-crafted clay set comes in 12, 20 or 30-pieces that are dishwasher safe.
Dinnerware Set, Nugu Home, $320.
A Pink Terrazzo Espresso Maker
This stovetop espresso maker makes us think of cotton candy, confetti and all things sweet and pink. It’s such a soft shade of pink that it would look great in any home, even if you’re just dipping your toes into the world of Barbiecore home decor.
Milano Stone Stovetop Espresso Maker, Indigo, $80.
Pink Art Prints
Don’t forget the decor when it comes to adding a splash of Barbie pink to your kitchen decor! This set of eight prints are ready to download, print and frame. They’re simple, sweet and culinary-themed, making them perfect for your dollhouse-inspired kitchen.
Pink Printable Kitchen Prints, Etsy, $17.