Summer is right around the corner, and with a lot of families planning to spend the summertime in quarantine due to the ongoing threat of COVID-19, Disney has launched a merchandise collection that will help fans have an enjoyable and worthwhile summer even if they’re stuck at home.
Called Disney Summer Fun Collection, the extensive merchandise lineup features various pool essentials, toys, and books, inspired by different Disney-owned media franchises, including Star Wars, Marvel, Toy Story, Frozen, The Little Mermaid, Lilo & Stitch, Mickey Mouse & Friends, and more.
The collection’s pool essentials include swimsuits, rash guards, trunks, flip flops, goggles, coolers, beach towels, and more. The toy lineup, meanwhile, is comprised of an inflatable play area, board games, water blasters, and bubble wands, just to name a few. Lastly, the collection’s roster of books includes short stories, cookbooks, brain games, and even a lettering book.
Below are 10 of the standout items from the collection:
#1 Mickey Mouse Summer Fun Pool Float, $39.99
Enjoy the summer heat in your swimming pool at home with this cute blow-up pool float in the shape of Mickey Mouse ice cream cone. For ages 3 and up, this pool float is for single person use only.
#2 Walt Disney World Dip Dye Spirit Jersey for Adults, $69.99
Get into the summer vibe with this retro-look Spirit Jersey with rainbow neon dip-dye fabric, puffy ink Walt Disney World logo, and “citrus” Mickey icon. Made from 100% cotton, each jersey is uniquely processed, so no two garments are exactly alike.
#3 Stormtrooper Rash Guard for Boys – Star Wars, $18.99
If your boy loves to soak in your swimming pool at home for long hours, then this Star Wars-themed rash guard is perfect for him. With UPF 50+ built in UV protection, this swimming apparel will keep your little ‘trooper protected from the sun.
#4 Elsa Swimsuit for Girls, $26.99
This shining, shimmering one-piece swimsuit features an Elsa appliqué with sequin, silver ink, and embroidered accents on the front. Like the Stormtrooper Rash Guard, this Frozen-themed swimwear also provides UPF 50+ protection.
#5 Toy Story Inflatable Space Crane Ball Pit, $49.99
If your kids don’t feel like diving into the pool, then you can get them busy with this inflatable play area, where they can knock around inside the ball pit of the iconic Pizza Planet game using the included 100 plastic balls. They can also shoot the balls through the “crane” hoop for added fun.
#6 Buzz Lightyear Water Blaster, $24.99
Start a water gun battle with your families at home with this Buzz Lightyear Water Blaster that shoots up to 19 feet. With a 31-fluid ounce capacity and an adjustable stream, this water blaster is all you need to take the Star Command cause to infinity and beyond.
#7 Jungle Cruise Adventure Game, $29.99
Whether you’re playing with a group of devoted Disney Parks fans or with your family, this Jungle Cruise-themed board game is perfect for any game night occasion. Featuring a classic gameplay based on the beloved Disney Parks attraction, this tabletop game includes four paintable Jungle Cruise boat game pieces, cards with Jungle Cruise joke for “skippers” to tell as they play, and many more.
#8 Marvel Eat the Universe: The Official Cookbook, $29.99
Written by chef Justin Warner, this cookbook features 60 recipes inspired by Marvel Comics’ rich history. These include Phoenix Hot Chicken and Egg Bowl, Storm’s Tournedos, Dazzler’s Glittering Pizza Bagels, Hulk Smashed Potatoes, and Green Goblin Pumpkin Bombs, just to name a few.
#9 Star Wars: Dark Legends, $14.99
Created by George Mann and Grant Griffin, this book tells six frightful fables that have been carefully woven from the expansive fabric of the Star Wars galaxy. These spooky tales and ghost stories come with beautifully painted illustrations that feel intergalactic yet innately archetypal and timeless.
#10 Disney: The Art of Hand Lettering, $14.99
The perfect break from technology, this workbook contains a detailed description of the art of hand lettering plus details on the various types of pens and paper. It also includes tutorials on lettering English cursive, blackletter, calligram, and cartoon modern. The workbook also has dedicated pages for practice and finished images.