New ‘Keep Me Warm’ Winter series
and a sneak peek of collections
coming in 2020 await fans
HONG KONG, October 29, 2019 – Today at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort (HKDL), fans of Duffy and Friends partied with Duffy, ShellieMay, Gelatoni, StellaLou and CookieAnn at the Duffy and Friends FanFest and celebrated CookieAnn’s upcoming debut at other Disney parks and resorts! Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse also joined the fun with Duffy and Friends as they surprised guests with an entertaining performance. Fans from the region enjoyed an exclusive showcase of brand-new merchandise, Duffy and Friends-themed afternoon tea and a hands-on, cookie-making session. In hopes of winning the “Best Dressed” awards, fans came dressed in Duffy and Friends-colored clothing! Having found her recipe for friendship in Hong Kong, CookieAnn will soon be debuting at other Disney parks and resorts, including Tokyo DisneySea, Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa and Shanghai Disney Resort.
Take home collectibles of two brand-new collections today
It was an exciting and long-awaited day for Duffy and Friends fans, as two brand-new, exclusive merchandise collections hit the shelves! For the very first time, guests were able to take home the new Keep Me Warm series of merchandise – the latest Duffy and Friends collection that inspires warmth for the upcoming winter season with more than 60 items including accessories, apparel, stationery and homeware.
As the festive season lights up HKDL and fills the park with warmth and joy, fans will love the colorful knitted sweaters and warm outfits in the new collection. Be sure to check out Duffy and Friends in their new looks, featuring their very own initials embroidered onto their cute outfits. Beginning this Christmas season on November 14, guests will also be able to meet Duffy and Friends in their new Keep Me Warm outfits.
Let’s also not forget about CookieAnn’s new one-of-a-kind collection, Bespoke, which also launched today. Fans are sure to delight in this exclusive CookieAnn collection which perfectly captures the puppy’s inquisitive personality and love for whipping up delicious food!
First glimpse of 2020 Duffy and Friends collections
2020 is set to be yet another landmark year for Duffy and Friends, with FanFest enthusiasts enjoying a sneak-peek of various collections in store throughout the coming year!
|Chinese New Year|
|Duffy and Friends will gather together dressed in traditional Festival, Food and Chinese New Year outfits to help ensure a promising year for their two beloved friends, Duffy and ShellieMay!|
|Valentine’s Day||The fun doesn’t stop as fans can look forward to the Sweet Sweet Love collection, made especially for Valentine’s Day. Consisting of heartwarming shades of pink and light purple, the lovely new clothing lineup will feature the special friendship between Duffy and his friends.|
|Easter||After a taste of sweet love, it’s time to welcome spring with Duffy and Friends donning soft and spring-inspired bunny outfits. The latest Easter Bunny Set features more details than ever before, including distinct heart patterns which bring out the cuteness of the new designs.|
|Castle of Magical Dreams||There is loads of fun coming in 2020 and we are all thrilled about the transformation of HKDL’s centerpiece, the Castle of Magical Dreams! The Build Your Own Dreams series captures the excitement and features bright, carnival-like colors, along with confetti designs, which emphasize the enthusiasm surrounding the reimagined castle.|
Join Duffy and Friends throughout the coming year and celebrate 2020 in style!
New member of Duffy and Friends in 2020!
Since debuting at HKDL in 2016, Duffy has continued to meet and make new friends, with ShellieMay joining in 2014, Gelatoni in 2015, StellaLou in 2017 and CookieAnn in 2018. This affectionate friendship is set to continue in 2020, with a new member joining Duffy and Friends at Hong Kong Disneyland later in the year. Stay tuned for more excitement with Duffy and Friends!