For the primary time in her almost century-long life, Minnie Mouse will add a pantsuit to her wardrobe. And it will not be simply any outdated pair of tailor-made slacks, however an iconic silhouette from British designer Stella McCartney.
Though a sneak peek of Minnie’s new sartorial assertion hit the web early, her full makeover will likely be unveiled in March to commemorate two completely different dates: International Women’s Day and the thirtieth anniversary of Disneyland Paris. A press assertion concerning the mission mentioned McCartney was chosen to create the look due to “her legacy of female leadership,” in addition to her dedication to sustainability.
“Minnie has always had a special place in my heart,” McCartney mentioned in a press video shared with CNN. “We share the same values, and what I love about Minnie is that she personifies happiness, self-expression, authenticity…plus she has such great style.”
Minnie’s personal statement-making ensemble is a bespoke blue tuxedo with black polka dots and matching bow, and it is made with “responsibly sourced fabrics,” McCartney defined within the video. She hopes the brand new look will make Minnie “a symbol of progress and empowerment for a new generation.”
“They’re making her more masculine,” Owens mentioned on “Jesse Watters Primetime,” including that Minnie Mouse in pants is an try to “destroy fabrics of our society.”
McCartney declined to touch upon Owens’ remarks.
For this International Women’s Day, the collaboration with McCartney may also embody a restricted T-shirt assortment — that includes Minnie with the phrase “Divine Feminine” — which can seem on the runway on the March 7 Stella McCartney Winter 2022 present and be accessible for buy the next day.