Category Archives: Disney Store

Mini Brands MINI DISNEY STORE Display

The first Disney Store opened on March 28th of 1987 in Glendale, California. It reached its peak of success in 1997 with 749 locations operating worldwide. Fast forward to 2021 and the Disney Store shuttered its last location sometime near … Continue reading

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Pete’s Dragon ‘Elliot’ Disney Store Plush

Puff the Magic Dragon who lived by the sea. Nessie the Loch Ness Monster living in Scotland. And Elliot the Dragon lives in a boy named Pete’s imagination. Or… does he? Elliot first appeared in an unpublished short story and … Continue reading

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The Disney Store Winnie the Pooh Earrings

I’m still mourning the loss of The Disney Store. And to add insult to injury, I keep finding reminders of that wonderful place, like this Disney Store Winnie the Pooh earrings set: Just look at that logo! Oh, and the … Continue reading

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Disney Store Plastic Key ‘Disney Divisions’ Set

This Disney Store exclusive plastic Key set featuring the Disney Divisions of business are fun little keepsakes. They are rather cheaply made and so very lightweight. But they feature some interesting design cues that we will explore shortly. For a … Continue reading

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Exclusive ‘Hey Taxi!’ New York Disney Store Vinylmation

Checker Motors Corporation was a vehicle manufacturer and main subcontractor for the manufacturing of taxicabs used by the famous Checker Taxis, as well as other companies, in both New York and other major US cities. Checker made the iconic American taxi cab, valued by taxicab companies for … Continue reading

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Sleeping Beauty Ceramic Drinking Stein

This Sleeping Beauty ceramic drinking stein should prove one thing: If Aurora had drank coffee out of this mug, she never would have fallen asleep! Ever. But she didn’t and we all know how that worked out for her. We … Continue reading

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Walt Disney Pictures Disney Store Backpack

Who remembers shopping at the Disney Store? Of course we all do, it hasn’t been that long since the last location closed. But do you remember the best thing about shopping in person at a Disney Store? Was it the … Continue reading

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Vinylmation Vultures from Disney’s The Jungle Book

Okay, Lads! It’s time to visit the bleakest place on earth… Liverpool. Err, sorry! I meant the Badlands, to meet the Cast of our post. They’re four young boys from England who made it big in entertainment. Have you guessed … Continue reading

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Disney Store Opening Ceremony Key Pin

“Commemorate the Disney Store Opening Ceremony and unlock your imagination with a replica key pin.” By now we all know that the Disney Store is on it’s last legs. Soon, all of the locations in the United States and Canada … Continue reading

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Book Review: Disney in Clay – The Art of Brenda White

Publisher: Brenda White / The J. S. McCarthy Company Year: 1994 Pages: 250 Type: Hardcover ISBN: 0-9642931-1-0 “Quality and not quantity will prevail.” – Brenda White Are you the kind of person who reads a book for the pictures? Well then, this book is for … Continue reading

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