It may not happen often, but you still never know when you may be plucked from drab old commonness into the world of sparkly-sparkly royalty. So, of course, it’s wise to be princess-savvy.
Presenting ‘Princessing 101’, our suggested 12 movies to see and tips to remember in case you find yourself spirited away for a life of castles, carriages, crowns, corgis and coats of arms.
Princess Mononoke (1997)
You can have not been born a princess.
You can be untraditionally beautiful.
Roman Holiday (1953)
You can have short hair.
You can have long hair.
The Princess Diaries (2001)
You can be a forgotten heir.
Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)
You can kick butt.
You can get real AND be animated.
Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
You can dislike your new stepmother.
The Little Mermaid (1989)
You can do anything for love…
But you probably shouldn’t do that.
The Princess Bride (1987)
You can be a true lover.
Ever After (1998)
You can (hopefully) live happily this way.