The Barbie authority with 800 dolls in her home

Individuals all over the planet are right now fixated on Barbie, with the film of a similar name ending up a film industry hit.

Yet, one Derbyshire lady was on the fad way before the resurgence of Barbie fever this year.

Craftsman First light Austin, from Belper, has amassed an assortment of in excess of 800 dolls crossing quite a few years.

She turned into a serious gatherer during her experience as an understudy, in the midst of the blast of online closeout website eBay.

Ms Austin put complete focus on her most memorable Barbie doll as a little youngster, when she was in an air terminal with her mom.

“I previously saw this multitude of brilliant haired dolls and I inquired as to whether they were pixies or holy messengers,” she said.

“At the point when I was a youngster, it was the degree for creative mind and play. She could be what I needed.

“I recall that Barbie was a religious woman, however she was likewise a rancher – she went anyplace that you could take her,” Ms Austin added.

She started gathering decisively in the mid 2000s, and her eBay propensity “gathered momentum” subsequent to seeing dolls from “her period” – the 1980s.

Asked her thought process of the new film, Ms Austin gave it a sparkling survey and said she valued references to the Barbie gatherer local area.

“It was such great tomfoolery and my most loved was really Ken, he was so entertaining.

“It was a delight and there were a couple of gestures to the gatherers, which was great,” she said.

Answering which doll was her number one, Ms Austin said it was difficult to pick one, saying it resembled asking who her #1 youngster was.