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
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3 years ago

Those eyes are big and BEAUTIFUL!

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tiagoobin
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3 years ago

My favourite ❤❤

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Lillian Chesak
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3 years ago

The horns look incredibly realistic

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Yvonne Bernal
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3 years ago

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

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Jade Carver
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3 years ago

Amazing

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Yvonne Bernal
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3 years ago

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

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John L Kelly
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3 years ago

She be one Sweetheart.

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Michel M. Prins
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3 years ago

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

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Jazlyn J.
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3 years ago

So beautiful, sweet and delicate.

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Yvonne Bernal
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3 years ago

That mom sure rocks those villain outfits!

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Amanda Barnes
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3 years ago

Absolutely gorgeous 😱

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katarina
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3 years ago

Is she still 7 in this photo?

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Yvonne Bernal
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3 years ago

What an adorable Ariel

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Lillian Chesak
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3 years ago

I love this one

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Yvonne Bernal
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3 years ago

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

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Oona O'Neill
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3 years ago

Alice is supposed to be seven so this actually makes sense

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Yvonne Bernal
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3 years ago

I love how they lit up the glass slipper

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varwenea
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3 years ago

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

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Jazlyn J.
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3 years ago

Wow!!!

Angelina Dominguez
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3 years ago

Omggggggggggggod. 😳 Ok I need another baby girl.

Lou Wow
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3 years ago

Who's this supposed to be then?

Maggie Grover Bacher
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3 years ago

i'm guessing pocahontas from the second movie. the hair doesn't match though. the only other yellow dress is belle and she had nothing to do with an elk. 8d0bc475ce...6b8cba.jpg 8d0bc475ceb9d09dbae0484b0b17aa50-58b33df6b8cba.jpg

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Caroline Cassano
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3 years ago

She looks so regal and majestic in this, maybe she should start dressing up as Queen!! :P

Kristy Buettner
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3 years ago

Oh wait.. this is my favorite!!! Fantastic !!!!!

Sorai Jordan
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3 years ago

reminds me a bit of Narnia

Michelle Murphy
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3 years ago

Amazing

Tamara Keegan
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3 years ago

The ones with wildlife are just breathtaking. This is stunning!

siriuslyafangirl
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3 years ago

That's amazing.

Shanara Linderman
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3 years ago

Wow!!!

Kate Swartz
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3 years ago

Wow

Yvonne Winsor
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3 years ago

Beauty and the Beast is what popped into my mind when I first saw this. The stag represents so much power and she seems so delicate in it's presence.

K
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3 years ago

so cheesy... but so is disney

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Yvonne Bernal
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3 years ago

This whole photo looks like a fantasy. Well done.

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varwenea
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3 years ago

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

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Heather DeVinche
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3 years ago

So amazing!

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Jessica Newton
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3 years ago

Rowena Ravenclaw, the Grey Lady.

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sky blue
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3 years ago

Love it

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varwenea
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3 years ago

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

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Caroline Cassano
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3 years ago

Such a photogenic child!

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DINA SOTO-VARGAS
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3 years ago

love her hair

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Kristy Buettner
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3 years ago

Lumos⚡️⚡️⚡️

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Hannah Bunker
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3 years 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
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3 years ago

beaufiful

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Jade Carver
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3 years ago

😂 I think she needs to grow into the hair

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Caroline Cassano
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3 years ago

fantastic dress!

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DINA SOTO-VARGAS
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3 years ago

ha ha ha ha

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Bobbi Newell
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3 years ago

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

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Lou Wow
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3 years ago

Not sure about the make up though....

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Adriana Argyriou
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3 years ago

HUGE SKIRT!

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Anne Poole
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3 years ago

Love it 😍 🌹

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DINA SOTO-VARGAS
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3 years ago

such a wonderful sunset wow

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Adriana Argyriou
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3 years ago

you weren't supposed to bite that thing

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Susann Campbell
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3 years 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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