Monday, March 6, 2017

In Which Jenn Shows Off Her Disney Mug Collection

I've seen quite a few posts out there about Disney mug collections. I do not have nearly as vast or as varied a cabinet as many, but I'm taking a shot anyway. Prepare for a trip down memory lane, bottoming out in a mid-2000s Disney Store.

In my college and grad school years I worked at a Medieval Times attached to a mall, so I spent a lot of time wandering around it. Luckily this particular mall had a Disney Store, which often offered sale items. They also had a frequent rotation of mugs that looked like these:




PLOT TWIST.

Didn't see Pan coming, did you? Yeah, I did my undergrad thesis on Lewis Carroll's Alice books, so for awhile there I was convinced I had to own everything Alice-related. I kinda wish I'd gotten more and varied designs, but what are ya gonna do. Regardless, these are great mugs for tea, as they hold a ton of liquid. I also love the giant teacup design.

Bonus mugs!


The blue mug was one of my souvenirs from my first modern WDW trip in 2008. I wanted something not-too-kitchsy and settled on a Walt quote; it tends to be my go-to for coffee. Not sure where the other Alice mug came from but again: Alice. Teacup. Theme.

I don't really need more mugs, but I'm tempted to pick up some of those Starbucks location-specific models next time I'm at WDW...

Do you have a Disney mug collection? Any other super awesome mugs I should keep my eye out for?

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