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06 June 2012 @ 05:29 pm
Harrods to carry Disney's fairytale dresses this Christmas  

Window from Bixby Brother's in Disneyland Paris

From the Disneyland Paris 15th Anniversary Fashion Auction

From Fibre2Fashion:
Harrods is delighted to announce an exciting collaboration with Disney – the world’s leading family entertainment brand – as the luxury store puts plans in place to showcase a glamorous take on Disney’s fairytale Princesses this Christmas.

Celebrations will get underway in November when the store will unveil an extravagant set of window displays showcasing dresses created by world-leading designers, including Oscar de la Renta, Versace and Elie Saab – each with a unique interpretation of the original Disney Princess dresses.

Inspired by the individual stories of the Disney Princesses, Harrods will pay tribute to each of them – Ariel, Aurora (Sleeping Beauty), Belle, Cinderella, Jasmine, Mulan, Pocahontas, Rapunzel, Snow White and Tiana – with a host of exciting in-store events and promotions.

A one-off 7,000 square foot dedicated Disney area, located on the Fourth Floor, will house a Disney Princess pop-up boutique and a broad range of Disney products, including bespoke and limited-edition items, which will be available to purchase throughout the festive period.

Cinderella will receive a particular spotlight as part of Disney’s celebration of the global high definition launch of the animated classic masterpiece “Cinderella” Diamond Edition on Bluray this autumn.

Mark Briggs, Store Image Director at Harrods, said: “Each year we strive to deliver a Christmas theme that will inspire and enthrall our customers. Collaborating with Disney this year is an exciting prospect for the store, as it allows us to combine luxury and fashion with fantasy and nostalgia to execute a show-stopping Christmas”

Anna Hill, Chief Marketing Officer, The Walt Disney Company UK & Ireland added: “We are thrilled to be working with Harrods and some of the world’s most famous designers to sprinkle some magic on Christmas in London this year. The enchanting stories of our Disney Princesses are timeless and continue to inspire girls and women across generations.”
I love Disney-themed display windows, so I can't wait to see this!
Current Mood: excitedexcited
Megprincess5899 on June 6th, 2012 10:44 pm (UTC)
So I'm a little confused. Where is this going to be?
Abigail: Say Lovemdmbrightside on June 6th, 2012 11:36 pm (UTC)
At Harrod's store in London. The two photos up top are a representation of other Disney display windows and previous designers-making-Disney-Princess-dresses type events.
Megprincess5899 on June 6th, 2012 11:39 pm (UTC)
Aww, thats a little out of budget lol. Would have loved to be able to see it in person. Thanks for the clarification though!
Coraline Jonessusiestrawbella on June 7th, 2012 05:17 am (UTC)
This sounds amazing! I'm planning a trip to London for this year and though I was planning on going earlier like August or September I may consider rethinking the dates so I can see this.
Andie: Stock// disney castleice_axel on June 7th, 2012 09:13 am (UTC)
Finally something huge and disney in the UK!!
madison_face09: Cinderella Silhouettemadison_face09 on June 7th, 2012 04:00 pm (UTC)
Cool! I'm really excited to see how this will turn out
gigidisneygigidisney on June 13th, 2012 05:24 am (UTC)
hi disculpa que te escriba en español pero mi ingles es pesimo me da gusto que harrot ponga en sus vidrerias los vestidos de las princesas ojala y nos pudieras hacer el favor de tomar fotos o video de ellas para las que no podemos ir a inglaterra me gustaria mucho poder verlas estoy segura que va ha estar hermoso y tambien de el piso donde se va presentar todo lo de disney si pudieras hacernos una reseña creo que muchas te lo agradeceriamos hasta pronto