It’s that time again! World Book Day 2020! This year it was a Vocabulary Parade – where you could choose a word and appropriate costume… Eleanor chose ‘dauntless’ to describe her favourite Dragon Quest XI character, Veronica. I had so much fun making this cute costume for her. Click here to see more pictures!
Tag Archives: Children’s Dressing up costumes
Popper Charms – Bracelets
Introducing the new kids Popper Charms Bracelets! They come in a choice of Navy or Rose Gold and are a lovely addition to my Popper Charms range. You can add a Bow, a Flower or even a cute Plushie! Wear them, pop them, swap them with friends! They make fab gifts too. Check out this link for more information…
World Book Day 2018 – Molly Moon & Hedwig, Harry Potter’s Owl
It’s World Book day 2018 and it’s snowing outside! Here are the costumes for this year… Molly Moon and Hedwig the Owl from Harry Potter.
I had lots of fun making them! Click here for tons more information and lovely pictures…
Now to clear all the fur and feathers from my Sewing Room!
Purple Panda Cape & Superhero Mask
I recently had a Christmas gift request for a purple Cape and Mask to incorporate a panda design and this lovely Superhero fabric… click here for more information and pictures!
I am always happy to sew something unique and special – so if you have an idea in mind then get in touch…
1970s Jumper & Flared Trousers
I’ve been so busy with Christmas orders at Dotty Owl but I had to take a little time aside to make a 1970s outfit – required for a Christmas Show!
I sewed up some flared trousers using suiting fabric and a jumper to match from authentic 1970’s fabric… Read more and see lots of pictures here…
World War II Costume
I have spent the last couple of days making a World War II costume! I used several different pattern as well as adding some details myself. I’m pleased with the results – I was surprised that I was able to order a pattern, cut and sew a beret in 30 minutes! More pictures and information here.
DANCE COMPETITION COSTUMES – LOVE & MAGNIFICENT
I’ve been busy for the last couple of weeks making dance costumes for the girls… They danced to ‘Love’ by Lana Del Rey and ‘Magnificent’ by Elbow for a local dance competition. They both wanted me to sew them costumes to match the ones worn in the music videos (see below) – luckily they were very pleased with the results – phew!
Click here for lots more photos and to see the music videos that inspired the look…
Spiderman Cape & Mask
I have just finished work on an order for this Spiderman Cape and Matching Mask. These make lovely Christmas gifts – so check out this link to find out more… perfect for any little superhero!