Barneys New York, Walt Disney Company Announce Holiday 2012 Campaign

Barneys New York and The Walt Disney Company are collaborating on the 2012 Holiday campaign at Barneys New York retail venues: Electric Holiday. A multi-platform initiative infused with fashion and fantasy, Electric Holiday will merge the creativity and magic of Disney with the wit of the Barneys New York annual holiday campaign to create a celebration of festive modern electric lights, music, and fashion.

Beginning in mid-November, the Barneys New York Madison Avenue windows will serve as the centerpiece of the Electric Holiday campaign in which an exclusive moving art short created by Disney artists, will be showcased. Disney has also created a modern, three-dimensional electric light show that will encompass the Madison Avenue store entrance and showcase the moving art housed within the windows. [Read more...]

Princess Tiana Crowned at the New York Palace

Photo by: Marion Curtis/ / Location: The New York Palace Hotel

At an event yesterday at the New York Palace in Manhattan, highlighted by a rare gathering of all eight Disney Princess characters, Princess Tiana (The Princess & The Frog) was officially welcomed and crowned as the ninth member of the Disney Princess Royal Court.

Princess Tiana pulled up to the Palace by horse-drawn carriage, surrounded by little princesses in gowns, as trumpeters lined the courtyard’s aisle and created a canopy for her entrance. A royal proclamation was read and Prince Naveen crowned Tiana as the ninth Disney Princess, with Ariel, Aurora (Sleeping Beauty), Belle, Cinderella, Jasmine, Mulan, Pocahontas, and Snow White looking on.

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