As the famous saying by Oscar Wilde “Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life”, we did some thorough research on our beloved Disney characters. And we are almost certain that it is true. We’ve already examined famous royals and we’ve realized that many of them look eerily like Disney animated princesses!
In fact, the life of a royal person is very different from what we see in fairy tales, and it is rife with strict rules, duties, and protocols. But sometimes, real-life princesses dress up exactly like our favorite Disney characters, especially in their public events. Princess Diana, Duchess Catherine, and Queen Elizabeth II are some of the famous royals who channeled Disney princesses on a number of occasions and left us in awe.
So, we have a list of 23 images that prove the striking similarities between Disney princesses and the royal beauties below. Scroll down to see!
#1 Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, looks like Cinderella in her light blue dress
When Kate Middleton wore a long-sleeve chiffon Jenny Packham gown to the Spectre premiere, she looked like the Disney princess. The princess even put her brown hair in a high bun to look like Cinderella.
#2 Queen Elizabeth II is giving the same fairy-tale vibes
On a state visit to Malawi in 1979, Queen Elizabeth wore a Cinderella blue chiffon evening gown.
#3 Princess Diana looks just like Cinderella
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One of Princess Diana’s most iconic red carpet looks was the strapless chiffon gown Catherine Walker wore to the 1987 Cannes Film Festival, which is reminiscent of Cinderella’s well-known dress.
#4 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry look like Cinderella and Prince Charming
At the wedding of Meghan Markle and her own Prince Charming (Prince Harry) in May 2018, her dress had a bateau neckline, as well as long sleeves.
#5 Princess Diana looks like Belle in her yellow dress
At a London film premiere, Princess Diana looked stunning in a satin evening gown designed by Murray Arbeid in 1985. From the pale yellow to the entire silhouette, the Princess looked exactly like Belle.
#6 The Queen Mother is another “royal Belle”
The Queen Mother arrived at the 1987 premiere of “84 Charing Cross Road” in a white coat and a yellow beaded gown by Belle.
#7 Princess Anne is sending Belle vibes
At the Young Farmer’s Golden Ball in 1992, Princess Anne wore a silk evening gown which reminded us of Belle’s dress in pale yellow and puffy sleeves.
#8 This pink dress that Princess Diana wears looks exactly like the pink dress that Aurora wears.
Diana looked just like Aurora during a visit to Germany in 1987 with her blush Catherine Walker off-the-shoulder evening gown.
#9 Queen Elizabeth II looks like Aurora in her bright pink dress
Queen Elizabeth wore an Aurora pink matching gown to a party in Hungary in 1993.
#10 How similar the Duchess of Cambridge looked to Jasmine!
Kate Middleton wore a turquoise Jenny Packham gown to a charity gig in London in 2012, the gown was extremely jasmine-esque.
#11 Kate Middleton dressed in a red dress like Jasmine
Kate Middleton made a daring decision by choosing the red off-the-shoulder Alexander McQueen dress in Berlin in 2017. Could it have been Jasmine-inspired?
#12 Norway’s Crown Princess Mette-Marit looks just like Elsa in this photo
Norway’s Crown Princess Mette-Marit attend the wedding of Princess Madeleine of Sweden and Prince charming Christopher O’Neill in 2013 in a beautiful blue dress.
#13 Duchess Catherine is another “royal Elsa” in her blue gown with sparkling crystals
The Duchess of Cambridge appeared at the Royal Variety Show in 2017 in a vibrant Jenny Packham evening gown that appeared to have been taken from Elsa’s wardrobe.
#14 We couldn’t miss Queen Elizabeth II in her blue dress
When Queen Elizabeth wore an icy blue dress that was covered in silver beading and a chiffon scarf in 2002, she really turned into the Frozen queen.
#15 Here’s another blue ensemble from The Queen Mother
The Queen Mother, Prince Charles, And Princess Diana Arriving For The Royal Variety Performance At The Victoria Palace Theatre. The Queen Mother Is Wearing A Full-length Turquoise Evening Dress And White Fur Stole. Her Tiara, Made By Boucheron, Consists Of Diamonds Given By De Beers Of South Africa To Edward Vll In 1901.
#16 Queen Elizabeth II’s green outfit looks like Tiana
Queen Elizabeth II arrived at the opening of the new Western Colonnade of the Sydney Opera House, Sydney in a green costume with Prince Philip in 2006
#17 The Queen Mother seemed to have just exited a fairy tale
In her 100th birthday celebration, the Queen Mother appeared in a pale green dress with metallic embroidery that looked like the dress Tiana wore on her wedding day.
#18 Here’s another green ensemble from The Queen Mother
The Queen Mother attended an event on June 10, 2000.
#19 Princess Diana sent Tiana vibes in her green dress
Princess Diana shimmered in an emerald green gown by Graham Wren at a Swansea gala in 1981.
#20 Princess Beatrice looks just like Rapunzel in this dress
Princess Beatrice wore a magnificent shade of purple at the 2018 Met Gala. The young princess wore the chiffon Alberta Ferretti gown with a high neck and billowing sleeves.
#21 Here’s another Rapunzel from the British Royal family, Princess Diana
In 1982, Princess Diana went to the theater dressed in her off-the-shoulder gown with a fitted bodice and full skirt by Donald Campbell.
#22 Did the Duchess of Cambridge send Merida vibes in her dark green evening gown?
The Jenny Packham evening gown that Kate Middleton wore at BAFTAs 2018 features forest green and a velvet empire belt, evoking the image of Princess Brave.
#23 Princess Diana in her tiara and her wedding dress remind us of the wedding dress Ariel wore.
We instantly think of Ariel’s wedding gown when we see the wide puffy sleeves on Princess Diana’s wedding gown. Additionally, her crown is quite similar.