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 145 – October 31st, 2023
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.
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Halloween spooks are nearly here but don’t worry, shopDisney isn’t interested in tricks, this month is all about the treats! For all of October shopDisney will host 31 Days of Deals with special discounts on categorized merchandise spanning the latest must-haves for the whole family.
This year beloved cult classic The Nightmare Before Christmas turns 30 and shopDisney is commemorating the occasion with an incredible limited edition doll set featuring Jack and Sally. Guests can embrace the charm of Halloween Town now and into eternity with these amazing dolls that feature interchangeable faces and a Sandy Claws outfit for Jack.
Here comes the Bride. During a trip to Magic Kingdom today, we spotted this new Constance Hatchaway ''The Bride'' Light-Up and Sound Figure at Memento Mori near the Haunted Mansion.
Pixar pals have taken over Vera Bradley, and just in time for the holidays too! A charming new collection of Toy Story themed fashion accessories and home essentials have arrived at the signature brand and will bring some playful energy to your wardrobe.
A whole new world of fashion possibilities is about to open for Disney fans courtesy of RSVLTS (The Roosevelts). The “super high-grade Americana” clothing brand has retooled a total of nine designs from their Disney100 collections as ShredFlex performance hoodies, baseball caps, and a reversible bomber jacket all in celebration of 100 Years of Wonder.
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Walt Disney Company, McDonald's is joining in on the fun with special Happy Meal toys. 62 amazing characters have been paired up and placed in each Happy Meal, but you won’t know who you get until you open the surprise boxes!
Have you started your holiday shopping yet? How about putting some cute Stitch merchandise on your list! Build-A-Bear is helping to share the merriment of the season —and troublemaking ways of one blue alien—with their Stitch Holiday styles.
Mike Mack unboxes a series of Halloween roleplay toys from Hasbro including Hulk fists, Magneto, Wolverine, Iron Man, and Miles Morales masks, plus other fun accessories for every wannabe hero.
Hasbro’s Marvel Legends line of collectibles just keeps getting better! Now that Halloween is upon us we’re especially fond of the retro figures recently introduced that perfectly fit the spooky season. We’re talking about Hallows’ Eve, Tombstone, and Spider-Shot who are ready to bring the ghoulish vibes to your Marvel Collection.
Walt Disney World’s Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser may be closed, but guests visiting Disney’s Hollywood Studios can still pick up some Chandrila Star Line merchandise in a couple of locations.
Star Wars fans can bring elements of the galaxy to their daily look with the latest wave of Crystal Lightsabers from RockLove Jewelry. This assortment spans rings, necklaces and earrings and welcomes Mace Windu, Luke Skywalker and others to this line for the first time.
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Jingle bells will soon be ringing, carolers will soon be singing and Disney fans will soon be bringing good cheer to all they meet! Why? Because they’ll be dazzling everyone with fashionable Red Plaid accessories from shopDisney!
Disney has long admired those who serve in the U.S. Armed Forces throughout their 100-year history. As part of one of the many ways they salute service, a new line of military-inspired Disney merchandise has been introduced that recognizes the honor and courage of our military heroes.
Most of the merchandise focus for 2023 has been on the Disney100 celebration, but Highsnobiety is out to change that. The forward thinking brand is taking a step back in time and celebrating Pixar Animation Studios with a capsule collection launching in November that’s inspired by the animation pioneers.
Disney will kick off the holiday season with the Mickey & Friends Holiday Village – an immersive pop-up marketplace inspired by Mickey Mouse and his famous friends. The shoppable experience will feature products from over 70 noteworthy collections including Baublebar, Forever 21, Loungefly, shopDisney, Stoney Clover Lane and more.
While everyone is getting into the spirit of the Winter Holidays, we tend to overlook the warmest and most inviting celebration of all, Thanksgiving! Fortunately, this Fall BaubleBar is catering to Disney fans with three stylish jewelry selections designed for the holiday.
Alongside the unveiling of the brand-new “Dream Makers” statue of Walt Disney and Mickey at Hong Kong Disneyland, the park is offering some fun new food and merchandise paying tribute to the man himself.
Join in the fun of celebrating the Walt Disney Company's 100th anniversary by going shopping! Several waves of new Funko Pop! figures and display pieces have popped up including a Funko exclusive showcasing one of the galaxy’s greatest heroes, Chewbacca!
It’s been an exciting year for collectors as Hasbro has continued to unveil amazing new action figures and roleplay toys for their Black Series and Vintage Collection lines. In fact a new wave of pre-orders have opened for both lines featuring characters from the Prequel and Sequel Trilogies, as well as the Disney+ original series The Mandalorian.
Jedi Master Kanan Jarrus from Star Wars Rebels is set to be the latest force-wielder to be commemorated with a lightsaber hilt at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge on both coasts.