The Joys of DisneyBounding: How to Get Away With Cosplaying at Disney World

DisneyBounding rolls fashion, cosplay, and breaking all the rules at Disney World into one magical package.

DisneyBounding is the subtle art of dressing up in Disney-inspired outfits that aren't technically costumes because Disney Theme Parks won't let you cosplay.

Why can't you cosplay at Disney World, you ask? Officially, they don't want guests to confuse you with the character actors. Unofficially, they don't want some guy dressed as Jack Sparrow running around and trying to pick up moms.

Luckily, there are plenty of, fashion...ideas on the DisneyBound blog to help you get around Disney's draconian rules. Here at Popdust, we've compiled the hottest unlicensed looks to get you inspired.


maleficent disneybounding @damfino

For when you want people to say, "YAAS QUEEN" in a kind of scared voice.


gaston disneybounding @disneylandmermaid

She makes a better Gaston than the official Gaston, tbh.

The Seven Dwarfs

seven dwarfs disneybounding MARIAH TYLER

The hats are still stupid, though.

Donald Duck

donald duck disneybounding @damfino

If you want to go the extra mile, don't wear any pants.

Winnie the Pooh

winnie the pooh disneybounding

Because Winnie the Pooh has always been a fashion icon.


pinocchio disneybounding MARIAH TYLER

This one works especially well if you have very brittle limbs.


disneybounding toy story aliens

Aliens are a great group choice if you have weird friends.

Peter Pan

peter pan disneybounding

Now you can emulate the bad boy of floating Disney men.


goofy disneybounding

The fedora was a bad call.


stitch disneybounding Maxwell Glick

Alternatively, you could run around naked and make growling noises.