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Barbie Life In The Dreamhouse
The Dreamhouse's address is 1959 Malibu Way. The address is the date Barbie was established and Malibu is likely reference to another popular Barbie released in the 70's.
Ken's Goofy Print Underwear has his name written on it, in several of the fonts used on Ken dolls' boxes and ads over the years.
"Ken-Tastic, Hair-Tastic" begins with Barbie singing, " Get Your Sparkle On" while showering.
Raquelle accidentally refers to Chelsea as "Kelly", a shout out to the original name that character had in The Nineties and the Turn of the Millennium before being rebranded/renamed.
Other Outside References
As mentioned on the main trope page, Raquelle's slow-motion run in "A Day at the Beach" has music evoking that played during the opening of .
Chariots of Fire Raquelle's boutique features prominently a Sistine Steal of The Creation of Adam, with Ryan taking the place of both God and Adam.
"Closet Princess 2.0" borrows heavily from , most notably through Barbie having a Two Thousand One A Space Odyssey Cyber Cyclops that refuses to let her go outside, as well as a topiary of cavemen beating a monolith.
"Occupational Hazards" also features music similar to " Also Sprach Zarathustra" and a close-up of Ken's head in a space helmet while flashing lights fly by.
Mega Neko Blissa's entrance in "The Shrinkerator" calls to mind , with Jurassic Park Bad Vibrations in a water dish, and Blissa roaring like a T-rex.
A He-Man action figure can be seen in Chelsea's dollhouse.
It shows up again in "Happy Bathday to You", sitting in a pile of Chelsea's toys.
Princess Beatrice's infamous hat from the Royal Wedding can be seen being dragged out of Barbie's house in "Closet Clothes Out".
Raquelle quotes in "Accidentally on Porpoise" to explain her fear of dolphins.
Jaws Part one of "Gone Glitter Gone" has Stacie hiss, "Chelsea, give us the precious!" in a manner similar to Gollum from .
The Lord of the Rings Part two of "Gone Glitter Gone" evokes as Chelsea implores Skipper, "Make me an offer I can't refuse." Also, The Godfather Skipper gives Chelsea the severed head of a plush horse, offering to trade the whole horse for the glitter jar.
Songs promoted in "Ryan's Greatest Hits" include " What a Ryan Wants", "Your Ryan is a Wonderland" , " note Ice Ice Ryan", " Oops, I Ryaned Again", and " I Kissed a Ryan", complete with pictures of Ryan posing like each of those linked singers.
The announcer claims that any unsold CDs will get stashed into " the vault".
One of Ryan's Imagine Spots in "Playing Heart to Get" borrows Forrest Gump's expression, "Life's like a box of chocolates."
Ken quotes Spider-Man when he describes his Barbie Sense in "Occupational Hazards", claiming, "With great power comes great responsibility."
Summer rides the at the end of "Endless Summer".
Mattel-branded hoverboard from the sequels Back to the Future "Another Day at the Beach" opens on a sand sculpture of the Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots.
The entire ending of "Happy Bathday to You" parodies the famous ending scene of .
Thelma & Louise Raquelle cries I'm Melting! when Ken sprays her with a hose at the end of "Cringing in the Rain".
"The Ken Den" features gigantic barbecue ribs as well as a parody of the famous "dogs playing poker" painting.
The Tv Special episode Trapped in the Dreamhouse reveals the Dreamhouse has a map room, a booby trapped CPU room and a thermal exhaust port weakspot.