Disney Gift Ideas A Guide to Magical Gifts for Disney Fans

Disney Gift Ideas A Guide to Magical Gifts for Disney Fans

Let’s face it, there’s something about Disney stuff. Whether you’re chasing the wind with Merida, taking another ride on “it’s a small world,” or building your Disney mug collection, from the movies to the parks to the quotes, being a Disney fan is something special. You learn to believe in fairies with Tinkerbell, realize that even miracles take a little time, and keep moving forward with The Robinsons. As such the Best Gifts for Disney Fans usually come with loads of faith, trust and pixie dust. So, whether you’re looking for Disney things for the kitchen, Disney apparel and accessories for a park loving friend or family member, or some more memorable, we’ve rounded up Disney Gift Ideas to get you started!

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Where to Find the Best Disney Gifts 

It comes as no surprise that every major retailer carries lines of Disney Gifts for all ages. A quick visit to Target or Walmart will show you that both Disney Baby Gifts and Disney Adult Gifts can be found in any store. From cute Mickey plush stuffed animals, to collectible Disney Funko Pop figurines of favorite characters, you can also find apparel, books, movies, jewelry and even Mickey Ice Cream Bars! So, how do you begin? Perhaps the most difficult thing will be to figure out what Disney things your giftee doesn’t have! So, while we’ll let you handle the snooping there, we can take the lead on sharing the best places to get Disney gifts, for anyone on your list. 


No matter your feelings about this online retailer, you can’t deny that Amazon carries everything you would ever need for the Disney Fan. Luckily, we’ve shared some Disney Gift Lists in our Amazon shop to help you narrow things down. Everything from books to movies to mugs, decor and apparel, can be snapped up with 2-day shipping as an Amazon Prime Member

The Disney Store

Shopping at the Disney Store for any and all Disney Gifts means authentic merchandise, and exclusive merchandise you can’t find anywhere else. Things like Disney Dooney and Bourke Bags arrive first at the Disney Store, and sell out quickly. It’s also home to everything you can find in the Disney Parks! So, if you’re looking for the latest EPCOT festival merchandise or Disney Halloween mug, you can find it at the Disney Store online. 


Known for cute mini backpacks and purses that are themed to favorite characters, you can also grab official Disney merchandise here in the form of apparel, accessories, collectibles and more. From Marvel, to Star Wars, to Disney Princesses, and Pixar, Loungefly bags are known for their durability during trips to the Disney Parks, and make a great Disney gift. 

Hot Topic

Carrying unique Disney Gifts, and some exclusive product lines, if you’re headed to the mall, you can find loads of Disney Gifts at Hot Topic. Often carrying some of the best niche gifts featuring Nightmare Before Christmas, Lilo and Stitch, Alice in Wonderland and more, you’ll surely find items they don’t already own here. 

Her Universe

Exclusively Disney, Her Universe is spearheaded by Ashley Eckstein, star of That’s So Raven. Primarily filled with sci-fi apparel and accessories, if your Disney fan is also a fan of Star Wars, Avatar, and more sci-fi franchises, then you can find everything you need at Her Universe. 


A bit of an underrated place for Disney Gifts, Hallmark has some of the best, and exclusive, Disney merchandise out there. They offer Disney Tervis tumblers, Disney Mugs, Disney Prints, Figurines, Gifts, and Cards.  Be sure to check out the Hallmark Disney Gifts, if you’re looking for something extra special.  

Major Retailers

Lastly, if you’re on the hunt for Disney gifts and need to make it easy on yourself, just head into Target, or Wal-Mart. Both retailers, among others, have a slew of basic Mickey shirts, Disney jewelry, toys and more. Just head to a store for a browse, to see what’s in store. You can also grab many of the things on this list on their websites as well. 

Disney Gift Ideas

Okay, so lets tackle some Disney Gift Ideas. Here are a few of our favorite things to give and receive as gifts. Remember too, that simply because someone is a Disney fan that they don’t necessarily want their house, or wardrobe covered in Disney things. This is especially true when buying Disney Gifts for Adults. As such, if you’re unsure, maybe go for something small instead. Here’s a quick list of Disney Gift Ideas to help you get started. 

  • Mugs, Candles, Office Supplies (pencil holders, mousepads, figurines), Notebooks, Journals
  • Keychains, Bookmarks, Air Fresheners, Wallet, Passport holder
  • Disney Coffees, Teas, Snacks, Kitchen supplies; cutting boards, crockpots, pot holders, tea towels. 
  • Books of all kinds; biographies, fiction, non-fiction, cookbooks, autograph books
  • Collectibles; Comics, Funko Pop Figurines, Vintage decor
  • Toys; Stuffed animals, Legos, Playsets, Board Games, Video games, playing cards
  • Travel Gear ( if they visit the parks); packing cubes, ponchos, cruise door decorations, puzzle books, travel blankets 
  • Disney Gift Cards, Starbucks Gift Cards, Airline Gift Cards

As you can see there are many many types of gifts to get a Disney Fan. And while one size doesn’t fit all, chances are you know your giftee enough to know which of these may be best. So, let’s dive into some of our favorite Disney Gifts to give you some more ideas. 

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Gifts for Disney Foodies

Chances are your Disney Fan has seen the amazing Disney foods coming from the Disney Parks, Disney Cruises, or even just on films, that make the want to spend a little time in the kitchen. That said, perhaps a Disney copycat recipe for Dole Whip is in their future. You can help by grabbing Kitchen supplies, baking supplies, and Disney-inspired small appliances. Offering a little extra Mickey in the kitchen, is the stuff dreams are made of. Here are a few of our favorite Kitchen Things for Disney fans. 

    1. Pixar Crock Pot
    2. Mickey Mouse Waffle Maker
    3. Salt & Pepper Shaker Set
    4. Mickey Cutting and Cheese Board
    5. Disney Pot Holders

Gifts for Disney Travelers

If you’re shopping for the traveler you can also consider putting together a little basket of essentials they’ll need for an upcoming trip. Our favorite beauty products stand up to the Florida sun and will surely be a welcome beauty kit. Or perhaps you want to pull together some essential vacation needs instead. We wrote about all the stuff to buy for a Disney Vacation and you can always create a get-started vacation care package as the perfect gift! There are a lot of things travelers typically also always go through as well. Things like Cooling Towels, Ponchos, Sunscreen and water bottles are regularly replaced and provide another way for you to support their Disney travel habit. 

  1. Disney Luggage Tags
  2. Disney Carry On Backpack
  3. Passport Holder RFID Blocking
  4. Tervis Disney Water Bottle

Gifts for Disney DIY Crafters

Maybe your Disney Fan is into crafting! If so, there are so many gift ideas you can grab to help support the habit. Everything from Mickey brads for card making, to Disney paper, fabric, and novelties, are all available on Amazon, and at craft stores like Jo Ann’s and Michaels. Maybe they’ve been trying to learn the Cricut machine so they can make Disney shirts? Or enjoy scrapbooking their perfect vacations? If so, grab a couple of these items and put ’em together to help your crafter spice up a rainy day indoors. 

  1. Disney Craft Paper
  2. Mickey Brads for Card Making
  3. Craft Markers
  4. Paper Die Cuts
  5. Cricut Machine

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Gifts for Disney Moms

A Disney mom can never have too many Disney things. Mainly because, as a mom there is usually a little involved that also loves Disney. Thus beginning the shared love of our favorite Disney things. There are lots of gift ideas for Disney Moms. We most like the simple ones; a cute mug, blanket, hat, Disney books and keychains are all great choices. We’ve even done a roundup of our favorite gifts for the Disney Mom to celebrate Mother’s Day, and include so many more options there. Here are a few to get you thinking. 

  1. Disney Mom Hat
  2. Mickey Earrings
  3. Mom Mug
  4. Incredible Mom shirt
  5. Hakuna Moscato Wine Glass

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Gifts for the Disney Home

Every Disney fan needs at least one over the top household item to signify they are truly a REAL Disney Fan. Even if it means that it stays in the closet half the year. As such, we love decorating the house with seasonal items, inspired by Disney. If you’re searching for some cozy decor, check out our favorite Disney Decor for Fall. Or, make it an annual thing and plan to gift Disney holiday decor to help build a collection. Holiday ornaments, a seasonal blanket, a seasonal mug, and more are all great gifts that don’t require it be the focal point of any decor goals. Here are some Disney Things for the House that are fun to give and own. 

  1. Disney Guest Towels
  2. Mickey Carpet
  3. Disney Coasters
  4. Mickey Throw
  5. Disney Plates

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Disney Gifts from Polka Dot Pixie Shop

Well, there you have it! Our favorite gifts for the Disney fans in your life. Of course, be sure to check out our shop at  Polka Dot Pixie Shop for all sorts of Disney clothing, accessories, pins, and phone cases. Plus Disney inspired mugs, decor, and prints. And if you’re shopping online, check out our Amazon shop for our favorite books, decor, travel gear, and more. Happy gift giving! XO.

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Melanie Renee is a photographer, writer, designer and mom. Visiting Disney destinations since 2010, she is also an Authorized Disney Vacation Planner. When she's not creating her next coffee recipe, or designing apparel at Polka Dot Pixie Shop, she's seeking beautiful sunsets and planning her next trip .

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