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.

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

“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/princess makeup looks inspired by the eight original pretty princesses we all grew up watching, with a little desi twist!”

Scroll down below to check out the beautiful photos, and don’t forget to vote for your favorite Indian Disney princess!

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

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Jasmine

Jasmine

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Alia Gail
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2 years ago

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

Alia Gail
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2 years ago

Why’d someone downvote me? Was i rude somehow? :(

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Reah Dingle
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2 years ago

amazing

FreakCowHybrid
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2 years ago

Those eyes!!!!!!!

Paris Alagic
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2 years ago

that eye shadow o_o

Amazon QT
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1 year ago

...is too much!

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Seth Gecko
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2 years ago

Very pretty

Sarah Kim
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2 years ago

This is so stunning!!! She's beautiful and it looks just as I imagined if Disney princesses were real... i've always loved Jasmine

Kristel Bijnen
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2 years ago

People who watch(ed) the tv-series New Girl. Does this picture remind anyone more of Cece?

Amazon QT
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1 year ago

No!! She wouldn’t wear a tin of makeup like this.

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eleven's eggos
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2 years ago

Gorgeous! That looks so amazing!

Kristel Bijnen
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2 years ago

I agree! Very beautiful!

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delta_haajrah
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2 years ago

Already Indian, but sooo coool.

MPG
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2 years ago

Princess Jasmine is Arabian, not Indian.....

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Black Dahlia
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2 years ago

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Get that shit out your nose.

Hayley Lightcap
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2 years ago

You've complained about her nose ring so much it makes me want to get a second nose stud because now it's all I can think about.

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Snow White

Snow White

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2 years 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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Pocahontas

Pocahontas

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김지수
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2 years ago

Her jewellery and lips look stunning <3

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Cinderella

Cinderella

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Blue Cicada
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2 years ago

Beautiful.

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#5

Belle

Belle

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Ayra
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2 years ago

The hair do is just on spot!

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Ariel

Ariel

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Kaley Berthelot
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2 years ago

Dinglehopper!

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Mulan

Mulan

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Bambi
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2 years ago

Mysterious as the dark side of the moon...

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Princess Aurora

Princess Aurora

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Jenna Bois
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2 years 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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