Awesome Disneyland Savings Happening Now

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Come out to California they said, They said it would be awesome...  Well they were right! Get out to Southern California to the original Disney park that has been going strong since 1955. You can get into a great Good Neighbor Hotel at Disneyland for a 3 Night/4 Day Vacation for a family of 4 for a starting price of $89 per person per day! What? I know right? That's a great value!!Starting now and going through November 16th, I can get you into one of our favorite Good Neighbor Hotel that … [Read more...]


Design Your Own Disney Virtual Vinylmation

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If you love Vinylmations than you will love the new app Vinylmations: Create Your Own App. The App lets you design your own Vinylmation figure. You can select a 3D Mickey or Minnie Figure and add your choice of paint and decorations. Once you are done you get to keep your virtual Vinylmation as a part of your collection and you can also save it on your camera roll.Check out the screenshots:It's available for iOS and Android devices.Wishing you Faith, Trust, and Pixie … [Read more...]


Disney and Google to Debut New Animated Short Film “Blank A Vinylmation Love Story”

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Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Disney Interactive and Google are teaming up to launch “Blank: A Vinylmation Love Story,” an original animated short film. The film will be available exclusively on Google Play, Google’s online store offering digital movies, books, music, apps, games and more. Viewers will also find a digital Valentine’s experience as well as additional video clips and the "Love Theme" song from the film.Based on the popular Disney Parks Vinylmation collectible franchise, … [Read more...]


Free Vinylmation with Disneyland Resort Packages

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When you book a Disneyland Resort vacation package this fall, you will receive a free Vinylmation Figure! For a limited time, if you travel to the Disneyland Resort through a Walt Disney Travel Company Vacation Package between September 1- December 1, 2013, you will receive one Tim Burton’s "The Nightmare Before Christmas" 3" Vinylmation Figure. Vinylmation figures are collectible designer toys, shaped like Mickey Mouse, that represent a variety of Disney attractions, movies, and stories, or … [Read more...]


Merchandise Events coming to Disney World this summer

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There are some exciting new merchandise events coming up in June.June 3-6: Greg McCullough will be on hand for a special artist showcase at Uptown Jewelers in the Magic Kingdom Park from 10 a.m.–12 p.m. and 2–6 p.m., each day.June 7: Disney Design Group Artist Natalie Kennedy will be appearing at Disney’s Pin Traders in Downtown Disney Marketplace from 5-7 p.m. to sign the latest Vinylmation release in the 2013 series.Keep reading... … [Read more...]


First Look at Star Wars Weekends 2013 Merchandise at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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I was delighted to see the logo for Star Wars Weekends 2013 as shared by author Gary Buchanan. He said the artwork gives a nod to the 30th anniversary of “Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi.” I vividly recall seeing the film in theaters with my parents in May 1983. I was completely obsessed with Star Wars at the time, so I love this poster as it reminds me of my childhood. Disney Design Group artist Tyler Dumas said they had some different poster concepts, like Mickey Mouse in the Rancor … [Read more...]


Sometimes You Just Want a Night In Away from the Walt Disney World Parks

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A trip to the Most Magical Place on Earth, aka Walt Disney World Resort, awesome as it is, can wear even the most seasoned traveler to the bone. Walking miles a day, waiting in crowded lines, eating delicious meals (ok, that’s not really a problem), basically pushing yourself physically, trying to “do it all,” can really fry the nerves and put a damper on an out-of-this-World vacation.My family has found that if we don’t spend at least one evening in during our trip, we will have one totally … [Read more...]


How to Do Mouse Gear and Not Go Home Broke

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I know what you’re thinking. That title is misleading; that is just not possible! Especially if you’re at Epcot with kids, right? I used to agree. However, I’ve been visiting the World since my youngest was an infant, and I’ve learned some ways around all the “I want!!!” (That’s my husband I’m quoting there, by the way, wink-wink!)Set a budget. It’s one of the hardest things for us to do, but if we know we have only so much money to spend, it makes it easier to say NO to those … [Read more...]


Coming Soon…New Pixar Vinylmations

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Vinylmations are one of the most popular Disney collectibles today. These figures had their debut in 2008 and were 3-inch tall molds in the form of Mickey Mouse. Recently, the line has added many other shapes and sizes and the collection has grown to incorporate all aspects of the Disney empire. The figures highlight all the different arms of Disney including films, rides and characters. One of these "arms" of the Disney family, Pixar, has not had many figures in its image as of recently. But, … [Read more...]


Mouse Vault App Review & Giveaway!

Review:Mouse Vault is an app for iPhone and iPod touch that helps you catalog your Vinylmation collection.  Whether you are a serious collector or participate in trading and just want to know how many of each collectible you have this app will suit your needs.  When you open the app you can chose from the Series Lists and add to your own inventory.  Items you add will then show up under your collection.  You can then use the "My Collection" tab on the home screen to access all the vinyls you … [Read more...]