Photographer Transforms Newborns into Tiny Disney Princesses & the Photos Are Magical

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Karen Marie is not the typical baby photographer. When people scroll through her Instagram feed, they're greeted with a vision of motherhood that is beautiful and feminine. Every woman is in a fairy tale of her own making, all of them the princesses or queens of their own domestic kingdoms. It would be nice to live in the world that Karen photographs. That's why it's no surprise that the Internet is completely smitten with her latest project. Inspired by classic and beloved Disney princesses, Karen designed and photographed a stunning newborn photo series that is truly magical.

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She dressed tiny babies in unique, custom gowns everyone will recognize from favorite Disney movies and brought them to life using amazingly detailed props and accessories. It's a whole new world in every single photograph. These tender tots are totally dressed to the nines, and each princess look is just as sweet as any Disney fan would imagine. Her work is full of tiny details that really make Disney characters come to life. 

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This incredible photo series not only speaks to Karen's talent for making her whimsical ideas come to life, but it also plays to her interest in fantasy and beauty -- two things she captures exceptionally well in her images. Karen wasn't alone in creating her photo series; she made her creative inspiration into a stunning reality with help from talented dressmaker Valerie Best of Sew Trendy Accessories, and she filled CafeMom in on everything that went into creating these one-of-a-kind portraits.

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