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Disney Springs construction transforming the Westside

Disney Springs continues reworking its Westside district and making minor tweaks at other locations inside the popular shopping, dining, and entertainment district. The Westside is supposed to be themed to a 1950s era World’s Fair, so look for the new stores and dining to fit… Read More »Disney Springs construction transforming the Westside

Disney-themed retro-vintage dress shop opening at Disney Springs

A new mini-store is coming to Disney Springs’ Marketplace Co-Op. “The Dress Shop” will focus on a whimsical collection of apparel and accessories that’s filled with nostalgia fans of Disney’s theme parks will love. Last year there was a small collection of clothing available at… Read More »Disney-themed retro-vintage dress shop opening at Disney Springs

Downtown Disney Marketplace Co-Op Walking Tour

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Last weekend I went on a brief walking tour of the new Marketplace Co-Op in Downtown Disney Orlando. This location will serve as a testing ground for new store concepts for Disney. If it is popular, a concept could eventually get its own store elsewhere in the resort.

The tiki corner. This is my favorite section of the store by far

The tiki corner. This is my favorite section of the store by far

Here are the six original concepts:

Beautifully Disney – A beauty destination for women featuring make-up, fragrance and beauty accessories;
Cherry Tree Lane – Accessories for the sophisticated woman with a passion for scarves, shoes, bags and jewelry;
D-Tech on Demand – A place to personalize and customize your own electronic accessories;
The Trophy Room – Vintage-inspired, lifestyle sports apparel and collectibles;
Disney Centerpiece – Home products offering a splash of Disney in room furnishings, textiles and everyday ware;
Zoey and Pickles – A girls’ destination with the latest trends.

Now join me on a walking tour:

I’d love for them to do the same thing with food, come to think of it.

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