For kids of all age, Shop Disney (formerly Disney Store) is a fabulous experience. A place where all our beloved Superheroes, Disney Princesses and Star Wars characters become live. I call is a second happiest place on earth and worth spending the money just to being a wide smile on your kids face (First happiest place on earth off-course is Disneyland). The unique design of its costumes, Arial, Cinderella, Belle, Mickey, Frozen themed products starting from Backpacks, totes all the way to pillows and comforter, this is the place where you can find everything your kiddo want under one roof. If you are parents like me who want to fulfills your kids wish but at the same time aware of little expensive price tags on Disney Store swags, you are not alone. But if you time your purchase, you may be able to grab bargains and discounts and save some money. Mind you, saving money at Disney Store (ShopDisney) is not to pocket your savings but buy more stuff that your kids can enjoy. 5 Tips to Save Money At Disney Store – ShopDisney – The Disney Store is a specialty stores selling only Disney related items, many of them exclusive, under its own name. It is unlikely that you will find anything else other than Disney branded merchandise.
Many families including me will save money just for the dream vacation every family deserves at Disney – Disneyland, Disney Park, Disney Resort or Disney Stores. When you save money to fulfill your kids dreams,what can be more happier when you can save few dollars and stretch the happiness
1. Disney Store Sale
Disney store (ShopDisney) offers “Twice Upon A Year” storewide sale. I am sure you are already using this opportunity to stock up the Disney items that can surprise your Kids on his/ her birthday. Do not miss this opportunity to grab many items at 50% discount that you would otherwise buy at the full price. Date may vary but generally the twice upon a year sale will happen in May and December.
What to buy during Sale:
Disney Princess Costumes: Regularly priced anywhere from $38 – $67 kids Disney costumes are available at 50% off.
Disney Bedding Set – Comforter, pillow, shams and bed sheets with Disney Characters are available upto 50% discount. The discount vary depending on what’s hot item that year. In 2016, when Frozen items were rare to find, the sale on Frozen themed merchandise was 24% Off. In 2017 and 2018, same Frozen themed items were available at full 50% and more discount.
Other items where the discount may vary are
- Disney Plush toys
- Disney action figures
- Necklace, Tiara and other Jewelry items
2. Disney Back to School Sale
If you miss the Twice Upon a Year sale, don’t loose the hope as July month brings “Disney Back To School Sale”. Back to school sale is your opportunity to score 40% off on many items. This years offers included $2 tote with backpack purchase. Free Shipping with no minimum purchase and 40% Off on Backpacks.
Checkout – Ariel Backpack – Personalizable for only $14.97 after coupon. Plus add a matching tote for just $2 extra.
Your little mermaid will be excited to dive into this Ariel backpack. The Disney Princess is featured with her fishy friend Flounder as they swim in an ocean of pearlescent pink neoprene. Two shell pockets add to the aquatic charm of this spacious bag
- Personalize it up to 10 characters, including spaces
- Ariel applique with with decal accents
Here are the deal details
Buy Ariel Backpack – Personalizable – $24.95
Add Tote – $14.95
Apply Coupon BONUS40
Pay final price – $16.97 ($14.97 backpack + $2 tote). That’s like paying regular price on tote and getting backpack FREE
Another offer was on “Fancy Nancy Deluxe Leotard Dress for Girls for only $23.97” after coupon plus Free shipping
So pretty and elegant I am sure your kiddo will love it. It doesn’t get much fancier than this Fancy Nancy leotard with attached tulle ballet skirt. With rhinestone and appliqué accents, this outfit is sure to put a twirl or two in your little one’s day.
3. Disney Credit Card Offer from Chase
If you visit Disneyland (or any Disney theme parks) or Shop at Disney Stores, this Credit Card from Chase is a very good option. Use this card for your regular shopping including Theme Park ticket purchases to in park food item purchase, even shop at ShopDisney store to earn bonus points. As you shop, your bonus points stash will keep on growing and soon you may be bound for a good surprise such as Mickey’s Bonus bucks. I personally recommend signing up for the Disney credit card for 3 main reasons
As a welcome bonus, you will receive $100 statement credit after first purchase using your new card. Purchase amount can be as minimum as $1.00 to avail $100 statement credit. Use this little fortune to shop at Disney store to bring the most precious smile on your kids face.
This is a HUGE Bonus if you are a regular Disney Adventure Park visitor as it allows you to snag a Free picture with Disney Character taken by Disney’s Professional Photographer. Strike your famous pose when standing next to Disney Character. You can collect your picture printed same day when existing the park – as a souvenir to bring Disney Memories home. One FREE picture per day is allowed for a Credit card member. If both husband and wife have Credit cards, you will get 2 pictures for FREE.
Card holders can Save 10% on select purchases at Disney store and shopDisney.com
4. Disney Free Shipping code (Sh….oo secret)
This is a little secret and may not work always. Disney Customer Service representative will offer you a unique custom Disney Free Shipping or sometimes Free Shipping + 20& Off code for below situations
- Item you liked is out of stock online
- defective product
- Black Friday sale – you have to stand in the line to get Disney coupon + Free shipping offer code
- when you place online order in store
The Free Shipping code offered are valid for full 12 month and you can use it to buy any item you wish.
5. Disney Store Coupons
I kept it in the end as Disney Store is not famous for offering coupons. Round the clock, through out the year you will get Magical experience while shopping at Disney Stores, but very rarely you may find Coupon offers from Disney. But patience and perseverance are the keys to obtain Disney Store coupons. Keep visiting this page or search online to see if Disney Store is offering any coupons. Most of the coupons as listed below are time sensitive and offered for a very limited time. Grab while they are valid and score discount at your beloved shopping destination – ShopDisney.com