Since our childhood years, we have always looked up to our lady heroes. We admired their strength and capability to change the world for the better. But have you ever wished your heroes were huggable? Or ... magnetic?
Rosie the Riveter became the most iconic image of the women who entered the workforce during World War II. Their roles were crucial during that time and was considered to be very patriotic.
Marie Curie is famous for her discovery of the elements Radium and Polonium. She was awarded a Nobel Prize in Physics for their study on spontaneous radiation. She also won the 1911 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for her discoveries and studies of Radium and Polonium, making her the first person to receive two Nobel Prizes in different scientific fields.
Frida Kahlo is an artist who defied stereotyping and was openly bisexual. Her paintings tackled infertility, gender equality, miscarriages, and all other issues that she had undergone in her life. Frida has inspired other women to change their environment by starting the change in themselves.
Ada Lovelace is considered as the world's first computer programmer. She was the definition of a visionary and had the capability to think outside of the box. She is a woman who knew her own worth. Definitely worth celebrating.
They called her the instinctive feminist. Eleanor Roosevelt's work was always for the advancement of women. She was a pioneer for women's rights and helped earn more rights for working women.
Jane Austen 11" Plush Doll - $18.95
Jane Austen is the famous novelist who wrote Pride and Prejudice which celebrates the woman's pride and rights. She was a strong and independent woman who was the icon of women suffragists.
All these historical women have one thing in common - they all have kickass personalities and have fought bravely, in their own way, for the women's rightful place in this world. They all showed everyone about the value of femininity and that women ought to be celebrated. Now, you can hug your heroes anytime through these plush dolls! Make them your inspiration to be as great as your icons!
Maya Angelou - poet, singer, memoirist, and most importantly, civil rights activist - quoted, "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
Dorothy Parker - writer, poet, satirist, and known for her wit - quoted, "The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity."
Wonder Woman - a fictional hero given life as an Amazon and gifted by the Greek Gods with superhuman powers - quoted, “You are stronger than you believe. You have greater powers than you know.”
Zora Neale - influential author who wrote about female empowerment in the novel, "Their Eyes are Watching God" - quoted, "Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose."
Uhura - a fictional character in Star Trek and an inspiration for African American as this was the first ever non-maid role of a black actress.
Georgia O'Keeffe - American artist, known for her paintings of enlarged flowers and her individualistic spirit - quoted, "I've been absolutely terrified every moment of my life - and I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do."
Ruth Bader Ginsburg - Associate Justice of the American Supreme Court, advocate for gender equality and women's rights - quoted, "That notion that we should each be free to develop our own talents, whatever they may be, and not be held back by artificial barriers."
Sylvia Plath - one of the most admired poets of the 20th century, a raving avenger of womanhood and innocence - quoted, "I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart. I am. I am. I am."
Each one of these ladies, fictional or not, has a character and personality fit for a hero They have all made their mark in history and have left a legacy that men and women should truly be proud of. These magnetic finger puppets deserve to be shown to the world as humble representations of the incredible women they represent!
Whether you are getting these empowering dolls for your own or as a gift to a friend or colleague, it will be well worth it. You are not only getting something that will help you relax (because they're huggable... duh?!), but most importantly, something that will remind you how special you are, being a woman, and that you are truly capable of greater things in life. Just believe!