Harrods, like Barneys New York, has adopted a Disney theme for its holiday campaign. Yayyy!! The world-famous U.K. department store will feature modern interpretations of classic princess gowns imagined by 10 of the leading designers in the industry in its window displays.
Check out the original designer sketches of each of Harrods 10 Disney Princess gowns by leading lights of the fashion world from Versace and Marchesa, to Valentino and Roberto Cavalli...
CINDERELLA BY VERSACE
'You shall go to the ball', in a stunning contemporary interpretation complete with golden layers, a tiara, a bold statement-necklace and of course, glass slippers - emblazoned with the iconic Versace medusa motif.
AURORA FROM SLEEPING BEAUTY BYELIE SAAB
Encapsulating the natural grace and innocence of Aurora, this beautiful gown in pale pink is embellished with scattered exquisite beading.
ARIEL FROM THE LITTLE MERMAID BYMARCHESA
A chic and elegant deep blue silk evening gown has been beautifully crafted to combine luxurious draped fabrics, which perfectly embody modern feminine style - capturing Ariel's adventurous under-the-sea spirit.
BELLE FROM BEAUTY AND THE BEAST BYVALENTINO
A fantasy-like dress in silk chiffon with a sheer hooded cape and layers of exquisite pleats, is accessorised with bespoke signature studded flats and a silver flower bag.
SNOW WHITE BYOSCAR DE LA RENTA
'Someday your prince will come…' This silk gown is divine with intricate embroidery across the bodice and a floor-sweeping cape in signature red.
RAPUNZEL FROM TANGLED BYJENNY PACKHAM
A magical dress in pale grey adorned with incredible beading that should never be locked away.
POCAHONTAS BY ROBERTO CAVALLI
Featuring soft, golden and natural earthy colours, this gown incorporates prints evocative of dream catchers with pearl detailing. The lightness of a feather and the wings of a butterfly, it is perfect for a princess in love with freedom.
JASMIN FROM ALADDIN BY ESCADA
An exotic fuchsia silk chiffon gown encompasses the fiery beauty of Jasmine, complete with an extravagant golden flower belt.
MULAN BY MISSONI
A land of silk and jade has inspired this oriental kimono-style dazzling creation, that features bold turquoise shades and red detailing.
TIANA FROM THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG BY RALPH & RUSSO
A dream come true, this mint evening gown with a sweetheart neckline and mesh overlay, features scattered crystals that cascade into a layered tulle skirt.
Harrods will unveil the designs in its Knightsbridge store windows on Nov. 1.