7-year-old Layla may be a shy kid but not when she's wearing a Disney costume. Playing dress-up has helped Layla "come out of her shell" and gain confidence.

It all began 2 years ago, when Camillia Courts, a photographer, took her daughter to Disneyland’s Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique and got her a dress. Their first photo came out so great that they have been cosplaying ever since.

The mom-daughter duo now has more than 19,000 Instagram followers, and sew the dresses themselves or hire local seamstress. While Layla loves to dress as Disney princesses, her mother prefers the villains. Their favorite photoshoot was "The Little Mermaid" where Layla was Arial and Camillia turned herself into Ursula.

Besides cosplaying as Disney characters, the 7-year-old has also dressed as Princess Leia and BB-8 from the "Star Wars". She also cosplayed as Rowena Ravenclaw from Harry Potter and Violet from "The Incredibles."

More info: camilliacourts.com | Instagram

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

Those eyes are big and BEAUTIFUL!

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tiagoobin 1 year ago

My favourite ❤❤

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Lillian Chesak 1 year ago

The horns look incredibly realistic

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

WOW - What little princess wouldn't LOVE to have a photo opportunity like this! I love it

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Jade Carver 1 year ago

Amazing

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

I actually couldn't quit staring at this shot. The costumes are impeccable

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John L Kelly 1 year ago

She be one Sweetheart.

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Michel M. Prins 1 year ago

Ah, well played. Leia technically is a Disney princess now, indeed :D

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Jazlyn J. 1 year ago

So beautiful, sweet and delicate.

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

That mom sure rocks those villain outfits!

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Amanda Barnes 1 year ago

Absolutely gorgeous 😱

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katarina 1 year ago

Is she still 7 in this photo?

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

What an adorable Ariel

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Lillian Chesak 1 year ago

I love this one

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

One of my favorite scenes.... down to the blue bird.

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Oona O'Neill 1 year ago

Alice is supposed to be seven so this actually makes sense

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

I love how they lit up the glass slipper

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varwenea 1 year ago

Oh, I'm so happy to see Anna represented. She is the real strength of the 'Frozen".

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Jazlyn J. 1 year ago

Wow!!!

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

This whole photo looks like a fantasy. Well done.

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varwenea 1 year ago

The shy girl smile and a butterfly on her finger. Beautiful.

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Heather DeVinche 1 year ago

So amazing!

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Jessica Newton 1 year ago

Rowena Ravenclaw, the Grey Lady.

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sky blue 1 year ago

Love it

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varwenea 1 year ago

Didn't we tell you not to bite?? And such a big bite too. :P

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Caroline Cassano 1 year ago

Such a photogenic child!

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DINA SOTO-VARGAS 1 year ago

love her hair

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Kristy Buettner 1 year ago

Lumos⚡️⚡️⚡️

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Hannah Bunker 1 year ago

She's not floating on water, she's on the sand under the water, I love the little crab on her tail too!

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DINA SOTO-VARGAS 1 year ago

beaufiful

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Jade Carver 1 year ago

😂 I think she needs to grow into the hair

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Caroline Cassano 1 year ago

fantastic dress!

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DINA SOTO-VARGAS 1 year ago

ha ha ha ha

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Bobbi Newell 1 year ago

Beautiful, but out of character for Leia. I prefer the close-up in her rebel robes!

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Lou Wow 1 year ago

Not sure about the make up though....

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Adriana Argyriou 1 year ago

HUGE SKIRT!

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Anne Poole 1 year ago

Love it 😍 🌹

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DINA SOTO-VARGAS 1 year ago

such a wonderful sunset wow

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Adriana Argyriou 1 year ago

you weren't supposed to bite that thing

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Susann Campbell 1 year ago

I saw everyone that was here to view and this little girls is being made famous by her beautiful Mother. And when this little girl grows up I hope she will have many photos dressed up to show her book to the world of how she was loved and had a happy child hood. Her Novel will be a very good story to read.

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