Archive for the ‘Princess consumerism’ Category

“Disney on Ice” and Domestic Violence
May 13, 2007

Disney’s tween mega-hit High School Musical is now an “Ice Tour,” “Disney on Ice” tours seven live ice shows around the world, and even Brunei’s “Royal Highness Princess Hjh Amal Rakiah and other-members of [Brunei’s] Royal family” have seen Disney On Ice’s production of Finding Nemo.

With the success of the “Disney On Ice” franchise, Disney has turned figure skating into a true cash cow and, in their stride to sell everything “Princess,” Disney offers two “royal skating extravaganzas,” one entitled “Princess Classics” and the other entitled “Princess Wishes.” (more…)

Disney Princess Wedding Dresses, continued
May 12, 2007

The Orlando Sentinel‘s front page this morning continues its coverage of Disney’s new “Fairy Tale Weddings Collection,” since “the dresses are on display at Solutions Bridal [in Winter Park, FL] through Sunday, as the first part of a national tour of the princess-inspired gowns.” (more…)

Even more Bibbidi Bobbidi…
May 1, 2007

In a move perfectly timed with my discussion of the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique and other Princess experiences similar to it, Disney has just announced  that they will be opening up a new Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique this September, (more…)