You may already be stocked up on all the classic Disney clothes for your holiday - hats, t-shirts, shoes, and more - but in recent years, one new must-have item has been weeping through the theme parks: Disney spirit jerseys.
These long, oversized tops have become the latest craze for Disney fanatics. When it comes to showing your love for Disney in 2023, no wardrobe choice is quite as iconic. With a wide range of themes, and customized options, there’s a Disney spirit jersey for everyone and every theme park visit. So, get ready to embrace the magical spirit of Disney in style...
What is a Disney spirit jersey?
Disney spirit jerseys are the product of a collaboration between Spirit Clothing and Disney. Spirit Jerseys are known for their roomy, oversized fit and distinctive designs and logos. They make for the perfect comfortable clothing choice for men, women, kids, and even your pets! Although they've been around since 2017, Disney spirit jerseys have grown in popularity in recent years, and you can now find a spirit jersey for all your favourite Disney characters and resorts.
Disney Spirit Jersey Styles and Themes
Character-based Disney Spirit Jerseys
The character-based spirit jerseys feature some of the most beloved Disney characters of all time, from Mickey and Minnie to Donald and Daffy Duck. You will also find jerseys dedicated to specific movies too. You can show off your passion for Frozen with one of their icy blue numbers or turn the nostalgia level to 11 with a Snow White or The Lion King jersey. Plus, with all the Disney royalty having a spirit jersey designed after them, you can easily channel your inner princess or prince.
Park-specific Disney Spirit Jerseys
Disney parks around the world offer their own branded spirit jerseys, incorporating park-specific icons and logos. So for those planning to visit the Home of Disney, Walt Disney World
, you have an incredible selection of choice - from donning the icon of the park, Cinderella Castle, to a variety of colours and designs to simply keeping it real by sporting the immortal words 'Walt Disney World.' And nothing says 'holiday souvenir' quite like the comfiest of jerseys.
Seasonal Disney Spirit Jerseys
If you want to keep your wardrobe up to date with the latest season, get your mitts on one of their seasonal offerings. For Halloween
, there are many spooktacular options to choose from. Hocus Pocus, Haunted Mansion, and The Nightmare Before Christmas are just a few of the seasonal movie choice jerseys or you can spice things up with pumpkin décor as your jersey of choice. And when it comes to Christmas, take your pick from Mickey in a Santa hat to a host of other red and green designed festive delights.
What are the most popular Disney Spirit Jerseys?
Monsters University Disney Spirit Jerseys
For something bright and bold, take your pick from the Monsters University varsity-style jersey. Complete with block letters, school symbols, and a sporty look or character printed versions featuring the likes of Mike and Sully. To truly channel your inner monster, you may want to opt for the classic design, featuring the Monsters University logo on the school’s blue and white colours.
The Little Mermaid Ariel Disney Spirit Jerseys
For fans of the recent remake of The Little Mermaid, this one is a must. Featuring a stunning Ariel design on a background of purple watercolour and a glittering ‘part of your world’ slogan on the back, you’ll be transported to the underwater world of Atlantica. Pair it with leggings or shorts for a casual comfortable look, perfect for a day exploring the parks.
Joey Chou Walt Disney World Spirit Jersey
Celebrate the whimsical and artistic style of Joey Chou with his uniquely designed Walt Disney World spirit jersey. Printed on a dreamy lilac background, his iconic cutesy art features classic Disney characters experiencing the park’s attractions. Often limited edition or exclusive items, a Joey Chou piece of merchandise is highly sought after by collectors and fans.
Star Wars Women of the Galaxy Spirit Jerseys
The fashion is strong with this one. Celebrating strong, independent, intergalactic women like Rey, Leia, and Ahsoka, this Star Wars-themed jersey is cropped and features fabulous artwork of the ladies in action on the front and ‘the force is with us’ slogan on the back. Better yet, it is available in both kid and adult sizes.
How to plan your Disney spirit jersey wardrobe for Walt Disney World
When it comes to pairing your Disney spirit jersey wardrobe around Magic Kingdom
, the choices are endless. For park-specific touches, the simple Magic Kingdom or Main Street USA wouldn’t go amiss. You could also pair your outfit choice with rides for a full thematic connection. Ride the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train while sporting the blue, white, and yellow colours of Snow White, take to the skies in Peter Pan’s Flight with the boy who never grew up printed on your chest, or explore the labyrinth of Haunted Mansion’s ghostly chambers while sporting the same spooktacular jersey.
What better way to fit in at Epcot
than to choose a spirit jersey that represents the countries of the World Showcase pavilions, like a Mickey-shaped Union Jack or Minnie in France? There are also several other designs displaying the symbol of Epcot, the iconic Spaceship Earth. Plus, Epcot is home to Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind. So, how about joining Rocket, Groot, Gamora, and Star-Lord in a quest across the cosmos decked out in one of the many Marvel spirit jerseys?
Disney’s Animal Kingdom
With the special glow in the dark Avatar: Way of Water jersey, you can explore the magical world of Pandora or ride the epic Flight of Passage in true Na’vi style. Or go back to the basics of Animal Kingdom
and be the king of the jungle with a Lion King spirit jersey. But look out, there’s a contender for the best Animal Kingdom spirit jersey. Wild About Disney features shoulder to shoulder puffy lettering and a zebra-striped design.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Opt for Star Wars-themed spirit jerseys to match attractions such as Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge or embrace the Hollywood glamour with retro-style offerings. And what visit to Hollywood Studios
would be complete without a stop off at Toy Story Land? Ride the thrilling Slinky Dog Dash and Alien Swirling Saucers while sporting the new Reach for the Fries Toy Story spirit jersey.
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