Welcome back to Barely Necessities: The Disney Merchandise Show! As Disney fans, we know there is so much Disney-themed merchandise out there that it’s impossible to sort through it all. But fear not fellow Disney lovers, we’re doing the searching so you don’t have to!

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Barely Necessities Episode 39 – August 10, 2021

Didn’t catch our show live? No worries! Here’s a brief recap of what we discussed plus links to those stories and items available for purchase.

Welcome to Barely Necessities: The Disney Merchandise Show. Today Tony joins Bekah to talk about, you guessed it, Disney merch!

This week we’ll look at the new Disney Princess Collection from Janie and Jack, Cruella De Vil Dooney & Bourke, Jakks Pacific Princess toys, and the Halloween Shop at shopDisney. For Marvel we have a Spider-Man Japanese TV Series Funko and a collection of X-Men MiniCo figures. Finally, we’ll check out the upcoming Disney Advent Calendars from Insight Editions which includes a Star Wars title for the Force sensitive fans.

We play “Yay or Nay” with the WDW 50th anniversary collections and Bekah tells us what to add to the shopping list.

As Seen on Barely Necessities

Janie and Jack Launch Whimsical Disney Princess Collection For Children Inspired by Ultimate Princess Celebration

Your child can discover their inner royal and dress like their favorite Disney Princess too. The collection features dresses with cascading ruffles and voluminous tulle underlayers, iaras, wands, gloves, handbags and shoes to complete the look.

Dooney & Bourke Draw Inspiration form Cruella De Vil for Latest Classic Disney Collection

A new Dooney & Bourke design has arrived on shopDisney and this time they’re drawing inspiration from the wild, fur loving Cruella De Vil. Three new bags were spotted on the site this morning featuring the notorious villain in some of her most memorable moments.

Disney’s Ultimate Princess Celebration Interactive Vanity and Rapunzel Doll Coming Soon from JAKKS Pacific

Disney’s Ultimate Princess Celebration is already in full swing and JAKKS Pacific has two amazing products coming out in time for the holidays to make any child feel like a princess.

Enjoy the Seasonal Fun All Year Long with the Disney Halloween Collection

If you can’t make it to the Disney Parks this year, Disney’s Halloween fun can come to you via the Halloween Shop! New items for the whole family have arrived on shopDisney including shirts, pins, accessories and more!

Previews Exclusive Spider-Man Japanese TV Series Funko Pop! Crawls onto Entertainment Earth

Spider-Man has been a long time protector of New York City, but did you know he also has an origin story set in Japan? Funko is exploring the character with an all new Pop! figure based on the Spider-Man Japanese TV Series.

Power Up Your Marvel Collection With Eight Awesome X-Men MiniCo Figures

The X-Men have been entertaining comic fans for a long time, and now Iron Studios is exploring the powers and traits of eight heroes through a series of collectible figures. Coming in June 2022 are these impressive sculpts that perfectly match the personality of these super powered beings.

Insight Editions is Bringing Magic to Your Christmas Countdown with Disney Advent Calendars

Counting down to Christmas has never been so magical! With wintertime celebrations around the corner, Insight Editions is launching a series of new Advent Calendars featuring your favorite Disney, Marvel and Star Wars characters.

WDW 50 – First Look at Walt Disney World 50th Merchandise Collections

Walt Disney World Resort has shared the first look at some of the merchandise collections coming to the resort in celebration of the 50th anniversary which begins on October 1, 2021 and continues on for 18 months.

Add to the Shopping List

New Minnie Mouse and Marvel Loungefly Bags Make Their Way to shopDisney

Psst! Your Disney Loungefly collection is ready for an update and shopDisney has five new styles for you! Some of these fun fashions are available now and others can be pre-ordered.

shopDisney Debuts More Halloween Attire Including Scarlet Witch’s Classic Costume

​​Guess what? shopDisney has added more Halloween costumes for the whole family! Now you can dress like your favorite Marvel heroes or style your baby as Mickey and his doggone cute pal Pluto!

Hasbro Pulse Reveals New Fantastic Four Marvel Legends Figures During Fan First Monday Live Stream

Hasbro Pulse held a special Fan First Monday live stream today to reveal some brand new Marvel Legends Series figures, including a new Fantastic Four wave in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Marvel’s first family.

Celebrate FunKon 2021 with Exclusive Alice in Wonderland Walrus and the Carpenter Funko Pop!

Happy FunKon 2021! For all the Disney collectors out there, Funko and Entertainment Earth have released a new Alice in Wonderland Convention Exclusive that’s adorable and kooky! Pre-orders are available now and should ship to fans later this month!

The Nightmare Before Christmas Mystery Collectible Key Pins Coming to shopDisney

Halloween is just around the corner with Christmas following right after, so why not get excited for both holidays at the same time? Debuting well ahead of your fall and winter celebrations, is shopDisney’s latest series of Mystery Collectible Key Pins themed to The Nightmare Before Christmas.

Minnie Mouse and Darth Vader Insulated Cups Join Disney’s Corkcicle Collection on shopDisney

You can channel the Force or find your flair for fashion all while keeping your favorite drink at just the right temperature. And if these particular designs don’t speak to you, there are many more to shop that will fit your Disney personality.


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