“I only hope that we never lose sight of one thing—that it was all started by a mouse.” – Walt Disney, October 27, 1954
“OH Boy!” is what one Mickey Mouse would say at the celebrations surrounding his 90th Anniversary. Disney’s most famous, influential and iconic cartoon characters who is loved by fans the world over. From his debut in ‘Steamboat Willy’ on 18th November 1928 Walt Disney’s incarnation of an anthropomorphic mouse – who typically wears red shorts, large yellow shoes and white gloves – today really needs no introduction. His appeal spans generations and we couldn’t let this milestone pass without giving you a heads on on all the Mickey Mouse limited collections, collaborations and collectors items to look out for.
Here’s a few of our favourite finds to help celebrate Mickey Mouse’s 90th Golden Anniversary in style…
The Mickey Mouse 90th Birthday Collection from River Island include 8 luxe pieces for babies, boys and girls.
The Disney 90th Birthday collection from aden + anais include a signature pack of muslins, a dream blanket and a bandana bib.
The Mickey Mouse 90th Anniversary collection from Vans includes hi-zip boots, old stool V-shoes and slip on pumps. We love the retro shoe box too.
The Mickey Mouse 90th Anniversary instant camera collection from Polaroid is sure to become a collectors item.
Mickey Mouse 90th Anniversary offering from Steiff includes this original Steamboat Willy limited-edition teddy (available for pre-order).
Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse: The Ultimate History by by David Gerstein and J. B. Kaufman and Daniel Kothenschulte published by Taschen – a book to treasure.
The Mickey Mouse 90th birthday collection from Marks & Spencer includes T-shirts, pyjamas and sweatshirts.
Mickey Mouse 90th Birthday collection at Gap include babies, boys and girls – with online exclusives for the Disney fashion fan.
Francal Mickey Mouse 1928 Candle from Shop Disney (now the perfect online store to find all Disney items alongside the usual Disney store offerings).
Mickey Mouse 90th Anniversary Snow Globe from Cath Kinston – part of its ongoing Disney collections
Mickey Mouse 90th birthday collection from Samsonite includes this 4-wheel spinner cabin case.