May 27, · Barbara Eden's "I Dream of Jeannie" costume falls squarely into that category. Eden, 78, Maxi dresses, sky-high heels. She's magically evergreen! Barbara Eden, 78, bravely donned her I Dream of Jeannie crop-top and harem pantaloons for the opening . Well, there was another Jeannie who wore minis - the lady in a bottle played by Barbara Eden (who, incidentally played the lead character in .