Model and Make-up artist Hamel Patel decided recently to do what countless girls have done over the years, play dress-up and recreate Disney Princesses.


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Hamel is from North Carolina, but she pays homage to her family heritage by reinterpreting classic characters such as Snow White and Cinderella in a classic Indian style. Famous for its colours, flowing dresses and ornate jewelry, Indian fashion perfectly complements the fantasy and imagination of the Disney princess.

“Growing up I always wished there was a Disney Princess I could relate to, one that represented where I came from,” she wrote on Instagram. “Introducing outfits/makeup looks inspired by the eight original Disney Princesses we all grew up watching, with a little desi twist!”

Scroll down below to check out the gorgeous pics, and don’t forget to vote for your favourite!

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Instagram model Hamel Patel decided to shoot a series of Disney princess themed photos, with an Indian twist

#1 Jasmine

Jasmine

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Alia Gail 7 months ago

Can I just draw attention to her hair? Fecking amazing.

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#2 Snow White

Snow White

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just a thought ! 7 months ago

I like this one the most , cause we Indians love red and I love the shades of red used in this !

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#3 Pocahontas

Pocahontas

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김지수 7 months ago

Her jewellery and lips look stunning <3

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#4 Cinderella

Cinderella

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Blue Cicada 7 months ago

Beautiful.

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#5 Belle

Belle

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Ayra 7 months ago

The hair do is just on spot!

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#6 Ariel

Ariel

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Kaley Berthelot 7 months ago

Dinglehopper!

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#7 Mulan

Mulan

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Bambi 7 months ago

Mysterious as the dark side of the moon...

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#8 Princess Aurora

Princess Aurora

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Jenna Bois 7 months ago

In anything princess themed (toys, etc) Aurora is always in pink. I'm assuming to set her apart from Cinderella.

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