When you look down a toy store aisle, you would probably see a significant amount of pink in the girl’s section. It is probable that there are tons of dolls, like Barbie, in pretty pink dress and other various outfits. These dolls are a picture of perfection, beautiful hair and slender figures. However, dolls were not always used as toys or portrayed in such a perfect manner. Centuries ago dolls were used for religion and other various rituals by different civilizations. It would take a long time until dolls were used for fashion. To truly understand the dolls of today as a technology we must take a look at what they were and how they began.