Saturday, September 27, 2014

Snow White Socks from Hot Topic

Socks! Seen online at Hot Topic in late 2013 and early 2014. This first pair of Snow White anklet socks is made from 97% polyester; 3% spandex. Retail $6.50.

SKU: 10096960.

Snow White No-Show Socks - 5 Pair. 90% polyester; 8% nylon; 2% spandex. $14.50.

SKU: 10097570.

Disney Princess Sketch No-Show Socks - 5 Pair. 90% polyester; 8% nylon; 2% spandex. $14.50.

SKU: 10097566.

Disney Princess No-Show Socks - 5 Pair. 72% acrylic; 25% polyester; 3% spandex. $14.50.

SKU: 10054179.

Disney Princess Silhouette No-Show Socks - 5 Pair. 72% acrylic; 25% polyester; 3% spandex. $14.50.

SKU: 10096968.

Seen online in April 2014, Evil Queen Crew Socks - 2 Pair. 97% polyester; 3% spandex. $12.50.

SKU: 10137970.
Stock images copyright Hot Topic/Disney.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

1995 Dopey Sneakers

Dopey is all over this cool pair of Vans canvas sneakers for women.

The shoes were listed in the Holiday 1995 Disney Catalog for $38.00.

Catalog image scan courtesy of Dan Alexander Dizmentia.

Rubber soles.

Original box.

Monday, September 22, 2014

Slightly Older Grumpy Tees and Tops

Grumpy. Men's sweatshirt from the 2001 Fall Disney Catalog (p.71). Regular fit $28; 3x/4x $32.

Grumpy Xtra Stout, 2008. 100% cotton tee. Sold at Disneyland and Walt Disney World. Large Xtra Strout "beer label" graphic on back; smaller design on front.

Born Grumpy. 100% cotton t-shirt.

Girl Magnet. Tank top.

Homework Makes Me Grumpy / Get Lost. Juniors tee. 60/40 cotton/polyester blend.

Grumpy. Stage 28 juniors tee. 100% cotton.

Grumpy Naturally 37. Tank top. Walt Disney World tag.

Grumpy 37. Jersey.

Grumpy in the USA. Tank top / To Save Time - Let's Just Assume I Know Everything. Tee.

I May Not Always Be Right - But I'm Never Wrong. Tee.

Grumpy Marching. Tees

Grumpy Back Off. Tee / I'm One Big Ray of Sunshine. Glow-in-the-dark tee.

Grumpy "G". Women's zip hoodie with faux fur lining.

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Snow White vs. Elsa Rap Battle

Actress Whitney Avalon's new Rap Battle video pits original Disney princess Snow White (played by Avalon) against Frozen newcomer Elsa (Australian pop singer Katja Glieson). Be warned: explicit lyrics.

"The two hurl rhymed epithets at one another, backed by entourages of other princesses." Avery Stone, The Huffington Post.

Friday, September 19, 2014

"Learn To Draw Grumpy" Tutorial

Park guests that visit the Animation Academy at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Florida can partake in a class on how to draw a Disney character. The instruction occurs approximately every 30 minutes. Guests work at professional drawing boards to produce their sketches.

Yesterday, the Disney Parks Blog posted a "Learn To Draw Grumpy" video which features artist Brian James Fichtner showing us the ropes.

Start by drawing a circle...

Here's an interview from last March with Brian at the Animation Academy.

Videos posted by Disney Parks Blog.

Special thanks to Nick at Disney Musings for the heads-up on this one.