Claire Hummel is a great illustrator.
And clearly she loves princesses and Disney films.
She created a series of Disney Princesses with very accurate costume changes based on her historical fashion knowledge. She reworked these designs in a new style according to various social periods.
She is currently working as an artist for Microsoft Game Studios Publishing. Which is your favourite?
Ariel’s dress is based on 1890′s evening gown fashion
Cinderella’s dress is based in the mid-1860′s
Belle’s dress is based on 1770′s French court fashion
Pocahontas based on 17th century Powhatan costume (Virginia, USA)
Sleeping Beauty based on the 14th Century in France
Snow White on 16th century German clothing
Jasmine is based on rare drawings of pre-Islamic Middle Eastern fashion (Persian empire)
Mulan in ancient Han Dinasty (China 386-589)
Princess Tiana living in New Orleans during the 1920s
Rapunzel 18th century (Northern Italy, Archduchy of Austria/Austrian Empire)