Skipper (1964–2003, 2010-present) Skipper was the first character added to the line as part of Barbie doll's family. Skipper is Barbie's younger sister. She was first introduced with blue eyes and a variety of hair colors like blonde and brown. She is a main character in the "Barbie: Life in the Dreamhouse" series. In the series, she has been remodeled as a teenager with brown hair and a purple streak.
Skooter (1965–1968, 1975–1976) Skipper's first female friend.
Ricky (1965–1967) Skipper's first male friend (sometimes referred to as Skipper's first "boyfriend").