Every little girl growing up dreams of becoming a beautiful princess. Even though, literally, princess means you are married to a prince or you are going to inherit your father’s kingdom, in the Disney world, princess is synonym with incredible beauty, style, good heart and a loving nature. Disney princesses are delicate, always dressed up to impress, have good manners and always fall in love with the right prince. Now, depending on the many story variations, a Disney princess can also be very witty, intelligent, warrior-like and always fighting for her love. Adapted to today’s feminist standards, this seems like a better model for little girls growing up. Anyways, let’s not get tangled up in these princess discussions and let’s go back to the facts here: Russian artist Anastasia Kosyanova re-imagines Disney princesses wearing today’s luxury fashion brands. From Valentino to Cartier or Givenchy, the princesses have become fashionable icons worthy of a multi-million Instagram account. Welcome to the 21st century, you princesses!
Anastasia, the artist behind these haute couture Disney princesses is currently based in Yessentuki, Russia and has discovered her talent for drawing and her passion for fashion when she was just a little girl. At age 17, she began taking Costume Design studies at university. Now, she’s 28 and works as a fashion illustrator. In her past time, she pleases her 112k Instagram followers with some stylish artworks. Her knowledge and passion of style, trends and fashion brands combined with her lover for Disney princesses are everything and her Instagram feed is just one step away from your favourite Vogue collection.
We say it’s high time you took a look at her artworks below. Enjoy!