Spotted: Star Wars Holiday Food-themed Disney Pins

Okay, Star Wars fans… and Disney Pin collectors… and people who are just into awesome holiday stuff in general (have I covered all the bases ;) ?)!

You may want to check out some cool goodies that are just begging to fill some stockings this year…

Disney Pins Display

Disney Pins Display

All sorts of holiday pins are now gracing the pin displays around Disney World, and if you keep an eye out, your search may be rewarded with the Star Wars Gingerbread Mystery Collection 2-Pack! [Read more…]

News: More Details About Remy’s Ratatouille Hide and Squeak at the 2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

Editor’s Note: The price for the Remy Map has been lowered from $9.95 to $7.95.

The 2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival is fast approaching! In little more than a month — September 25, to be exact — the event will kick off a celebration that lasts more than seven weeks.

One of the events that is sure to appeal to families and kids of all ages is Remy’s Ratatouille Hide and Squeak!


This special scavenger hunt sends you on a journey throughout World Showcase in order to help Remy find all of the ingredients for his world-famous Ratatouille. [Read more…]

2013 Holiday Gingerbread Houses and Pins at Walt Disney World Resorts

Once again, visions of gingerbread houses will become reality at select Walt Disney World resort hotels!

The holiday season is underway as Mickey and his elves (and some talented chefs!) get busy filling the resorts and parks with seasonal decor, merchandise, and treats. Plan to stop by the resorts to see the displays, purchase a pin, and/or meet one of the fabulous chefs!


To commemorate the inspiring gingerbread houses, NEW limited edition pins will be released. Starting November 14, 2013, gingerbread house pins will go on sale at the Contemporary, Beach Club, and Grand Floridian resorts. Disney’s BoardWalk pin will debut on November 29th.

Grand Floridian Gingerbread House

So which came first? The gingerbread or the pin? Well, Jeanne Lewis (Disney pins merchandiser) explained how the Disney pastry chefs studied the pins in order to select characters to incorporate into their designs!

2013 Disney World Gingerbread Houses and Pins!

The Grand Floridian’s pin celebrates the 15th anniversary of their unique gingerbread house. Meet executive chef Erich Herbitschek on November 16 from 1-2PM near the Grand Floridian gingerbread house.

Grand Floridian 2013 Gingerbread House Pin

And how cool is it that the Contemporary’s pin showcases the five-legged goat from Disney Legend Mary Blair’s mural. Five-legged goat,  you ask?! You’ll want to look for it on your next visit to the Grand Canyon Concourse at this Disney resort! On November 15, meet pastry chef Jeff Barnes at Disney’s Contemporary Resort from 5-7 PM.

Contemporary Resort Gingerbread Tree

Contemporary and Beach Club 2013 Gingerbread House Pins

Stop by the Beach Club on November 18 to meet pastry chef Deran Lanpher from 1-2:30PM and to see the creative gingerbread displays.

Beach Club Carousel from Above

Disney’s BoardWalk is unveiling a new [Read more…]

First Look: New “Ice Cream” Pins from Disney’s Soda Fountain & Studio Store

A recent trip up to Disney’s Soda Fountain & Studio Store in Hollywood led me to discover these adorable Limited Edition ice cream themed pins that I just had to have. Just released recently, there are only 300 of each pin available.

The pins will set you back $10.95 a piece. I wish those ol’ time ice cream prices on the signs still rang true!

Mickey Ice Cream Sundae Pin

Minnie Ice Cream Pin

Love the Chip and [Read more…]

New Disney Bubble Gum Vinylmation and Food Pins

We love collectibles that depict food and beverages — especially if they’re Disney-related! Here are a few new ones we’ve found!

Vinylmation Limited Edition Bubble Gum Set
Just released today, this Vinylmation Gumball Machine and bubble-blowing kid set is a limited edition of just 1000!!

Vinylmation Urban 6 Series 9'' Figure -- Gumball Machine with 3'' Kid

Thanks to StitchKingdom for the heads up!

Breakfast Pins
These cute Open Edition pins were released in WDW and Disneyland on March 31, 2011 and are sold as individual sets for $10.95.

The Mickey Mouse Donut and Tea pin starts your Disney Day with a sprinkled donut and tea with two sugar cubes. No trip to Disney in the near future? You can use Mail Order! Just request SKU 22051305.

donut and tea pin

We like menu choices! And this pin offers orange juice with toast, eggs and bacon.  To order by mail, reference SKU 2051251.

Orange Juice and Toast pin

Here’s a tribute to the popular Mickey Mouse Waffle!  And that’s gotta be Kona coffee, right?! Order# 2051299 if you can’t wait for your next vacation to Disney to [Read more…]

Disney Character Cupcake Pins

So… have you seen these?

Clearly Disney is getting the idea about how much we love Disney Cupcakes!

This “Character Cupcake – Mini-Pin Set” will be released on March 10, 2011, at Walt Disney World! Retailing for $29.95, the set includes cupcakes reminiscent of Marie from Disney’s The Aristocats, Tinker Bell, Minnie Mouse, Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Pluto, and Goofy!

More info on how to order the pins here! All information is subject to change including but not limited to artwork, release dates, edition sizes and retail prices.

Thanks to Brooke F. and Cody S. for the heads up!

2010 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Pins

Just wanted to share these adorable 2010 Epcot Food & Wine Festival pins with you guys! First off, Chip and Dale are pretty exhausted after dousing Spaceship Earth in chocolate!

Chip and Dale Conquer a Chocolate Spaceship Earth

Mickey’s dish seems a little [Read more…]

2009 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Pins Posted

I saw over on the Global Disney Pinvestigator blog that the 2009 F&W Festival pins have been displayed! They’ll be available for purchase on September 21st, 2009.

Here are just a few of my favorites… Be sure to check the Pinvestigator blog post for the full set!

14th Annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Logo Pin

14th Annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Logo Pin

14th Annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Mickey and Japan Pin

14th Annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Mickey and Japan Pin

14th Annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival City Pins

14th Annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival City Pins