The #WokeUpLikeThis Disney series is created by artist Isaiah K. Stephens and imagines what animated princesses would look like after a good (or not so good) night's sleep. The images showcase how modern women look in the morning, by incorporating hazy eyes, fashion-forward pajamas and lots of coffee.
From Pocahontas to Cinderella, all of the Disney portraits in this series bring a sense of realism to the animated characters. While viewers are used to seeing these princesses in full gowns and flawless hair, this series focuses on making the characters relatable to today's women.
Stephens gained inspiration from a social media movement that sees women using the hashtag #WokeUpLikeThis -- a lyric from a popular Beyonce song to post morning selfies. While other artists transform Disney characters into various alter egos, this series takes a more literal, modern day approach.
Wakeful Princess Portraits
More Stats +/-
Anime Disney Princesses
Millennial Disney Princesses
Shannon Keith, Founder of the International Princess Project (INTERVIEW)
Star Wars Dance-Offs
Disney Dwarf Rings
Free 2018 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.