Mattel Partners with ProjectArt to Auction Star Wars – The Mandalorian The Child – In Floating Hover Pram and Announces All-New Collector Edition Plush
- Fans of The Mandalorian can bid now to own a real-life floating Hover Pram on eBay, with 100% of the final auction price* benefiting ProjectArt
- An all-new Star Wars – The Mandalorian The Child – Collector Edition Plush with Hover Pram will be available beginning March 5, only on Mattel Creations
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – (Feb. 26, 2021) – Today, Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) announced that it has partnered with ProjectArt to donate an ultra-rare Star Wars – The Mandalorian The Child – in Floating Hover Pram for a one-week eBay auction benefiting ProjectArt and giving fans of the Lucasfilm series, The Mandalorian, the chance to bid on a highly unique, not available at retail item. Further, today Mattel also announced an all-new Star Wars – The Mandalorian The Child – Collector Edition Plush with Hover Pram that will be available only on Mattel Creations.
Star Wars – The Mandalorian The Child – in Floating Hover Pram
This rare and unique The Child in Floating Hover Pram item features a pram that spins and levitates (yes, actually levitates) 2.5” off its base. The Hover Pram also includes a plush inspired by the Child. 100% of the final auction price* will benefit ProjectArt, a leading out-of-school and residency program for artists and underserved K-12 students that provides innovative, creative, and effective approaches to teaching and learning through the visual arts in partnership with public libraries from coast to coast.
“The fan-favorite character ‘the Child,’ introduced in The Mandalorian, served as the perfect inspiration for Mattel Creations to design this ultimate levitating pram for a whole new generation of fans,” said Richard Dickson, President and COO of Mattel. “Mattel Creations is also dedicated to giving back to the next generation of creators, which is why ProjectArt is the perfect partner to support through this collaboration, not only by donating an item for their auction, but also by funding ProjectArt’s Los Angeles chapter for 2021 and connecting Mattel designers with students to cultivate creativity.”
The Star Wars – The Mandalorian The Child – in Floating Hover Pram auction from ProjectArt on eBay runs from Friday, February 26 at 9:00 a.m. PT until Friday, March 5 at 9:00 a.m. PT. For more information, visit MattelCreations.com or ebay.com/MattelCreations.
Star Wars – The Mandalorian The Child – Collector Edition Plush with Hover Pram
In addition to the exclusive auction piece, Mattel Creations also revealed a brand-new Star Wars – The Mandalorian The Child – Collector Edition Plush with Hover Pram, available only on Mattel Creations. The Child Collector Edition Plush will come with accessories inspired by the latest chapters of the Lucasfilm series, including a control knob and Chowder Squid. The Plush is highly detailed for a true-to-series look and is paired with a protective Hover Pram that features motorized doors that open and close with the push of a button. The adjustable stand allows the item to blend in or be the centerpiece of any collection.
Star Wars x Barbie® Inspired Dolls
Mattel Creations will also open sales on very limited quantity sets containing three previously released Star Wars x Barbie® inspired dolls in collector packaging, with each set signed by legendary Barbie designer, Robert Best.
Both the Star Wars – The Mandalorian The Child – Collector Edition Plush with Hover Pram and the Star Wars x Barbie® inspired sets will be available for purchase starting Friday, March 5 at 9:00 a.m. PT and ending Friday, March 12 at 9:00 a.m. PT. For more information on these two items, visit MattelCreations.com.
* minus PayPal fees if purchased via PayPal