Disney Parks Blog has announced some more exciting news! ShellieMay, Duffy’s best friend, is coming to both Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland! She’s already found at Toyko Disney Resort and Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa and soon Guests can purchase their own in the Florida and California Parks!
As we all know, Disney loves a good backstory and ShellieMay is no exception. As the story goes, ShellieMay was made by Minnie Mouse and Minnie filled her with joy so that Duffy The Disney Bear would have a best friend by his side. ShellieMay will be available in two sizes, a 17-inch plush bear along with several costumes for dressing and a “My First ShellieMay” 12-inch plush bear.
A bear such as ShellieMay needs an assortment of costumes and Guests will find a large assortment from which to choose. Costumes will include fun things like a two-pack of costumes for dressing Duffy and ShellieMay as Cinderella and Prince Charming. Other costumes will feature a deluxe Minnie Mouse costume and a deluxe pajama outfit. Guests can also choose from several 12-inch pre-dressed plush including ShellieMay as a cheerleader and another with her enjoying a day at Disney Parks.
Last, but certainly not least, Disney also revealed that they are releasing a hardcover book that tells the story of ShellieMay along with a plush pillow both of which will be perfect for bedtime stories. Look for ShellieMay items next to where Duffy the Disney Bear items are offered at Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resort. If you want to make a purchase before you visit a Disney Park, you may also find select items at Disney Parks’ online store or from the new Shop Disney Parks app that is available as a free download from your favorite app store.
It’s always fun to see the new merchandise in the Disney Parks and I’m sure that ShellieMay will be a hit among the Disney Princesses visiting the Parks!