Disney Designer Collection Ultimate Princess Celebration Merida Doll to Debut April 12th

How’s this for a royal treat? The Disney Designer Collection is back and this year the dolls are inspired by the Ultimate Princess Celebration. Throughout 2021 and into 2022, 15 collectible dolls along with a matching pin will be released on a monthly basis on shopDisney.

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The Disney Designer Collection is proud to introduce the Ultimate Princess Celebration, a limited-edition series of dolls carefully crafted by artists across The Walt Disney Company. Fans will have the opportunity to shop for these beautiful limited edition dolls inspired by their favorite Disney Princesses. The dolls measure 11 1/2″ – 14″ and come in a collector's box accompanied by a card about the designer as well as the edition number. A matching pin will also be available separately.

shopDisney has revealed nine of the Disney Princesses to be included in this series:

  • Jasmine (Aladdin)
  • Pocahontas (Pocahontas)
  • Ariel (The Little Mermaid)
  • Mulan (Mulan)
  • Tiana (The Princess and the Frog)
  • Aurora (Sleeping Beauty)
  • Merida (Brave)
  • Moana (Moana)
  • Snow White (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)
  • Rapunzel (Tangled)
  • Belle (Beauty and the Beast)

Each guest may only purchase one of the same items.

Disney Designer Collection – Ultimate Princess Celebration

Moana

Available May 10th at 7am PT – Edition Size 9,800

Just like Moana and Gramma Tala, designer Nontra Null. shared a special bond with her Khun Yai and pays tribute to that connection in her design. This design showcases Moana in a deep orange dress accented with black and white tribal patterns. Her dress features a drop waist skirt that flares out with multiple layers of ruffled fabric.

Disney Designer Collection Moana Limited Edition Doll – Disney Ultimate Princess Celebration – 12 1/2'' – $129.99

  • Five layer ruffled skirt
  • Embroidered, fringed and sequined trims
  • Tapa print ''wings''
  • ''Heart of Te Fiti'' styled purse with golden accents and chain
  • Necklace
  • Floral hair fixture
  • Strap shoes

Merida

Available April 12th at 7am PT – Edition Size: 9,800

The Designer Collection Merida was imagined by Wes Jenkins who deciates the doll to the memory of his grandma Martha. She was the first redhead he knew, and like his Disney muse was headstrong, opinionated, and compassionate. Merida’s look features a classic tartan plaid accented with leather, fur and metallic armor elements giving this doll a strong and elegant silhouette.

Disney Designer Collection Merida Limited Edition Doll – Brave – Disney Ultimate Princess Celebration – 11 3/4'' | shopDisney – $129.99

  • Satin bodice, overskirt, and leggings
  • Plaid print fabric
  • Metallic filigree appliqué detailing
  • Sheer copper mesh sleeves
  • Faux fur shoulder tuft and boot tops
  • Fringed hem
  • Contrast satin skirt lining

Merida Hinged Pin – Disney Designer Collection – Limited Release – $34.99

  • Hinged pin design with partial clear glass door and hard enamel infill
  • Merida art designed for Disney by Wes Jenkins
  • 3'' H x 1 1/2'' W

Aurora

Available March 8th at 7am PT – Edition Size: 10,000 

This lovely Aurora (aka Sleeping Beauty) doll gets her look from designer Victoria Hamilton. It was Hamilton’s lifelong dream to work for Disney and help to create unforgettable memories for guests. For this design, she captures Aurora’s inspirational nature and her genuine beauty.

Disney Designer Collection Aurora Limited Edition Doll – Sleeping Beauty – Disney Ultimate Princess Celebration – 11 3/4' – $129.99

  • Detailed couture gown
  • Metallic embroidered filigree includes roses, tiaras, and Good Fairy Merryweather
  • Sheer print tapestry panels at sides feature Sleeping Beauty Castle and Spinning Wheel
  • Cold shoulder sleeves with gem studded collar and metallic embroidery
  • Sculpted hair fixture, collar and shoulder trims with golden finish and faceted gems
  • Satin choker

Aurora Hinged Pin – Disney Designer Collection – Limited Release – $34.99

  • Hinged pin design with clear glass window on door
  • Aurora art designed for Disney by Victoria Hamilton.
  • Approx. 3'' H x 2'' W

Tiana

Available February 1st at 7am PT – Edition Size: 9,800

The Disney Ultimate Princess Tiana doll was designed by Launi King. She was inspired by her’s and Tiana’s shared passion for cooking. King, like her muse, embraces Tiana's kindness, her giving heart, passion, resourcefulness, imagination, and beauty.  

Disney Designer Collection Tiana Limited Edition Doll – The Princess and the Frog – Disney Ultimate Princess Celebration – 11 3/4'' – $129.99

  • Detailed couture gown
  • Metallic embroidery inspired by her journey as a restauranteur
  • Chiffon cape with leaf epaulettes, link chain, iridescent printing, and gems
  • Golden drop earrings and four bracelets
  • Floral hair fascinator

Tiana Hinged Pin – Disney Designer Collection – Limited Release – $34.99

  • Hinged pin design with clear glass window on door
  • Tiana art designed for Disney by Launi King.
  • Approx. 3'' H x 2'' W

Mulan

Available January 4th at 7am PT – Edition Size: 9,900

This version of Mulan was created by designer Danae Cendejas who describes Mulan as FIERCE. As she was growing up, Cendejas played sports and “always tried to emulate Mulan’s strong will and perseverance.” For this limited edition doll, she’s captured the warrior princess’ beauty and strength.

Disney Designer Collection Mulan Limited Edition Doll – Disney Ultimate Princess Celebration – 11 3/4'' – $129.99

  • Half updo adorned with hair sticks and signature hair comb
  • Embroidered and gemmed sash, pants, and dramatic long sheer sleeves
  • Dragons head sash charm
  • Dragon detail on shoes
  • Criss cross bodice with embroidered and gemmed inset

Mulan Hinged Pin – Disney Designer Collection – Limited Release | shopDisney – $34.99

  • Hinged pin design with partial clear glass door and hard enamel infill
  • Mulan art designed for Disney by Danae Cendejas
  • 3'' H x 1 1/2'' W

Ariel

Available December 14th at 7am PT – Edition Size: 10,000

This lovely version of the adventurous mermaid is designed by Ashley Losada, who grew up in the Caribbean, and was inspired by the bright colors and beautiful seascape imagery of The Little Mermaid for her enchanting vision of Ariel.

Disney Designer Collection Ariel Limited Edition Doll – The Little Mermaid – Disney Ultimate Princess Celebration – 13'' – $129.99

  • Mother of pearl finish beaded headdress, backpiece, purse, top, and shoes
  • Sequined ruffle skirt with pleated tulle overlay, adorned with Aurora Borealis finish gems in scale pattern
  • Tulle and pleated organza layered backpiece evoking the crash of the waves
  • Display stand included

Ariel Hinged Pin – Disney Designer Collection – Limited Release | shopDisney

  • Hinged pin design with partial clear glass door and hard enamel infill
  • Ariel art designed for Disney by Ashley Losada
  • 3'' H x 1 1/2'' W

Pocahontas

Available November 10th at 7am PT – Edition Size: 9,700

The Pocahontas doll is designed by Javier Garcia who is the Senior Manager of Product Design. Garcia was inspired by Pocahontas’ connection to nature, compassion and ethos to create a stunning look worthy of the daring adventurer.

Disney Designer Collection Pocahontas Limited Edition Doll – Disney Ultimate Princess Celebration – 11 1/2'' – $129.99

  • Dramatic two-tone skirt with tiered faux suede fringe
  • Gold leaf embroidery on pleated side of dress
  • Chain belt with Meeko, Flit, and compass charms
  • Golden sunflower and feather collar
  • Long braided hairstyle
  • Molded shoes

Pocahontas Pin – Disney Designer Collection – Limited Release | shopDisney

  • Hinged pin design with partial clear glass door and hard enamel infill
  • Pocahontas art designed for Disney by Javier Garcia
  • 3'' H x 1 1/2'' W

Jasmine

Available October 12th at 7am PT – Edition Size: 9,800

The first doll in this collection is Jasmine and she’s designed by artist Mark Monterroso. His inspiration for the princess of Agabah comes from the rich scenery of the Sultan's Palace and provides Jasmine with a modern and radiant look.

Disney Designer Collection Jasmine Limited Edition Doll – Aladdin – Disney Ultimate Princess Celebration – 14'' – $129.99

  • Bejeweled metallic palm frond brooch
  • Puff peplum skirt & sleeves with metallic print accents
  • Embroidered metallic filigree and gemstone studs on train
  • Bare midriff
  • ''Cave of Wonders'' jeweled purse with metal tassel and rhinestone chain
  • Hair gems
  • Drop earrings
  • Molded shoes

Jasmine Hinged Pin – Disney Designer Collection – Limited Release | shopDisney

  • Hinged pin design with partial clear glass door and hard enamel infill
  • Jasmine art designed for Disney by Mark Monterroso
  • 3'' H x 1 1/2'' W