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January 7, 2022, 9:00 p.m. | Updated: January 7, 2022, 9:57 PM

Did you notice all the hidden details of the Madrigal on Mirabel’s dress?

from disney Encanto is full of Easter eggs and hidden details – and one of the best exists on the Mirabel Madrigal outfit.

All along Encantoviewers have seen that each member of the Madrigal family wears outfits that include symbols signifying their gift.

We see Isabela in bloom, as well as patterns of weights, sound waves, chameleons and animals on Luisa, Dolores, Camilo and Antonio’s outfits. Pepa wears sun earrings, Julieta has a mortar and pestle symbol on her dress, and Bruno’s poncho also features an hourglass symbol.

But even if she doesn’t have a knack, have you managed to spot all of the carefully chosen details embroidered on Mirabel’s traditional Colombian-inspired outfit? Yes, her low-key costume hinted at her role in the movie from the start.

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Encanto: fans spot details hidden in Mirabel's skirt

Encanto: Fans spot details hidden in Mirabel’s skirt.

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As we know, Mirabel is part of the Madrigal family which has no magic gift. Ultimately, she ends up playing a huge role in saving the family from losing their gifts, proving that she is just as special and important as the rest of them.

As viewers watch Mirabel as if she is walking away from her magical family, the clues of how much she loves them, and how much she is related to them, existed on her dress the entire time.

Just as each member of the Madrigal’s gift is illustrated in some way or another on their own costume, Mirabel’s bond with her family is also illustrated on hers.

Abuela Alma technically has no special powers, but the Madrigal family candle is embroidered on Mirabel’s skirt, signaling a key connection between Abuela, family, and all of their gifts.

Small images embroidered with flowers (Isabela, obviously), a chameleon (a nod to Camilo’s gift), a hand lifting a weight (Luisa’s strength) and a sun, a rainbow and a cloud (all referring to Pepa’s gift) are all visible on La outfit de Mirabel.

We also see a tiger and a toucan, referring to Antonio’s gift of being able to talk to animals. They are even visible on Mirabel’s skirt even before finding out what Antonio’s gift is.

The details were also shared on Instagram by Encanto’s head costume designer Neysa Bove.

Fans have also speculated that the butterfly symbols that appear on Mirabel’s outfit are a hint that she will one day take over from Abuela, potentially imparting magic to future members of the Madrigal family.

Butterflies are present in several places around the Casita, and there is also one on the candle itself. Abuela Alma’s costume features a butterfly, and the butterfly is also seen as a nod to Pedro’s, symbolizing rebirth, transformation, and hope.

Honestly, this movie just keeps getting better and better.

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