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!
(Please note this article contains affiliate links. Your purchase will support LaughingPlace by providing us a small commission, but will not affect your pricing or user experience. Thank you.)
Barely Necessities Episode 53 – November 30, 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.
Today we have 10 gifts to buy during shopDisney’s Cyber Monday sale and some adorable Mickey and Minnie Retro Plush. We also spotlight products from Entertainment Earth, check out their exclusive Rogers the Musical collectible pin, discuss the Hawkeye Marvel Must Haves and finally Wanda and Vision Build-A-Bears. For Star Wars we look at Week 8 of Bring Home the Bounty, The Mandalorian Luke Skywalker Funko Pop and Galaxy of Creatures plush from Mattel.
Rebekah shares her Sensational Seven and Bekah tells us what to add to the shopping list.
As Seen on Barely Necessities
Cyber Monday shopping deals are here and shopDisney is offering up to 30% off sitewide! If you’re having a hard time narrowing down what to purchase, we’ve browsed the featured merchandise and have selected 10 items that we’re adding to our shopping lists.
With the World’s Most Magical Celebration now underway, there’s been a non-stop rollout of memorabilia and collectibles to arrive at Disney Parks and on shopDisney. One of the latest reveals are the adorable Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse Retro Plush that are part of The Vault Collection.
Bekah recently did some shopping at Entertainment Earth bringing home three awesome collectibles! She shares what she purchased including a convention exclusive Ant-Man and Ant Pin Mates set.
You’ve seen (part of) the musical and you’ve heard the showstopping song…now it’s time to bring home the pin! What are we referencing? Why a new Entertainment Earth Exclusive pin themed to Rogers the Musical from the Disney+ series Hawkeye!
Now you can create your own Chaos Magic with the Wanda Maximoff Bear! Inspired by WandaVision, this powerful plush channels Wanda's Halloween costume with her red cape and matching crown included. Couple Wanda Inspired Bear with Vision Inspired Bear to make an epic gift set for fans and collectors!
New Funko Pop! figures, shirts from Hot Topic, and socks from Rock ‘Em Socks? There’s lots of incredible merchandise for fans of the Disney+ series Hawkeye!
What’s this? A new limited edition Entertainment Earth Exclusive? Yes, and we’re extra thrilled about this one, because it’s LUKE SKYWALKER, from his appearance in The Mandalorian!
For week eight our galactic bounty once again celebrates the entire universe. Fans will love the new Creature Plush from Mattel, pet toys from Chewy, high end jewelry and watch collections, and so much more. Those seeking a new adventure can secure the Tempest Runner (set in the High Republic timeline) book, or create excitement in their kitchens with fun baking essentials.
This adorable new collection of Star Wars plush might be the cutest thing I’ve ever seen! Even Wampas and Rancors aren’t scary when they're this small! Measuring between 6-10-inches tall, the galaxy’s most popular creatures are here to join your adventures and look great at the same time.
Add to Your Shopping List
Starting on December 7th, fans can shop the last two additions to the Star Wars X RockLove Kyber Crystal Capsule Collection for 2021. Luke Skywalker’s and Leia Organa’s blades will be turned into beautiful lightsaber inspired necklaces available exclusively on RockLove.com. The collection goes on sale at 9am PT.
Alex reviews the recent Blu-ray release of Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings that’s not only visually beautiful, but has plenty of bonus features you can’t find anywhere else.
You’ve survived the Black Friday madness and you’re gearing up for Cyber Monday, but don’t forget about Small Business Saturday! As you check items off those shopping lists, consider supporting a small business for your purchases. From vacation gear and travel to decorations for the home, you can find thousands of Disney-themed gifts from hundreds of adventurous entrepreneurs.
This week, Rebekah was inspired by all of the incredible sales being offered for Cyber Monday, so she visited seven different retailers to bring us today’s selections.
For the next collection, we’re traveling to the Scottish Highlands and Castle DunBroch, the home of Princess Merida from Brave. This castle features a cylindrical main tower with smaller round turrets attached on the sides, and each window displays a long red banner bearing the symbol of the family’s Clan.
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.