One of my favorite speakers at any fan event is Disney writer/director/producer Don Hahn. He brings a wonderful sense of humor along with unique insight into the history and inner workings of the Walt Disney Company. He’s also an accomplished author and his latest book… Read More »Don Hahn’s new book on Disney’s magical mid-century influence is available
Morimoto Asia, the new Disney Springs restaurant from Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto, is winning fans with its excellent blend of Asian fusion cuisine. But did you know it’s also winning awards for the space itself. Back in April it received top honors from the American… Read More »Morimoto Asia wins second award for architecture, design
A world premiere is a huge event that any star wants to look their best at. But when that star is Moana’s leading lady, voice of Moana, and movie newcomer, Auli’i Cravalho, the red carpet look has to be perfect. To find the exactly right… Read More »Behind Moana inspired dress for Auli’i Cravalho
In just a few days the final walls will start to come down from the Town Center expansion of Disney Springs. Everyone I talk to is looking forward to exploring the new area, getting in a few bites at D-Luxe Burgers, sharing a Sprinkles cupcake… Read More »Preview tour of Town Center district opening May 15th in Disney Springs
Simple is the new mantra in Disney t-shirts for sale at Walt Disney World. I love these two new sets of tees each with their own simple design, but still appealing to Disney fans. First was this set of four retro iconic ‘land’ t-shirt designs.… Read More »A new trend in Disney t-shirts – simplicity.
We’re sad to report architect Michael Graves has passed away at age 80. He had been paralyzed from the chest down as a result of a spinal cord infection since 2003. We are reporting on it because Graves lent his whimsical style to several Disney… Read More »Disney Architect and Designer Michael Graves Passes at 80
If there’s been a hallmark of Disney Consumer Products over the last decade, it’s been their willingness to let artists take Disney’s #1 corporate icon Mickey Mouse in new directions. And, amazingly enough, Mickey has shown that his power as a symbol of innocent fun… Read More »Fashion Icon Stretches Mickey Mouse to His Limits in New Line
There was a time in the Disney Co’s history when the team at Walt Disney Imagineering was envisioned as something more than a designer for theme parks and resorts, but also as a group that was set on designing the future of technology and culture… Read More »Imagineer Designed Restaurant at LAX Closes