Black and Blue or White and Gold Dress Costume

It was the viral phenomena that took the world by storm and turned mother against child, friend against friend, and graphic designer against scientist. ALL THE WAY back in February we looked at our computer screens and asked ourselves the very important question: is this dress black and blue or gold and white? (Clearly it…

Netflix and Chill Pun Costume

If you’ve been living under a rock for the last year, then you may think that “Netflix and chill” is when you invite someone over to watch Netflix and chill out with each other, and it can be, but more often than not it’s the 21st century version of inviting someone up for a “night…

Diabolical Owl Girl Meme Costume

A couple of days ago an image surfaced on the internet of a diabolical-looking little girl holding an owl. Onced again the internet proved it was a magical place and a whole bunch of photoshop versions of the image were made thanks to Reddit. It was pretty funny and in the spirit of bringing you…

Dancing Twin Girls Emoji Costume

Today’s costume is based on a theme I think we will see a lot this year at Halloween parties – emoji’s. With this I have chosen to recreate the dancing/twin girls emoji as a costume. Photo credit: Nettie Noodles Black ears: Homemade (black paper over a star-spring headband) Black leotard: Cotton On Blonde wig: Hot…

Pusheen the Cat Costume (with Scooter)

Today I have dressed as my favourite Facebook sticker character – Pusheen! While there were a few emoticons to choose from with Pusheen, one of my favourites is when she is on her scooter, which is the one I have chosen to re-create. Photo credit: Frosted Tips Cat mask and ears: Ikea Grey cardigan: Uniqlo…

Skipping Vinegar Girl Costume

Since moving to Melbourne, I have noticed that in almost every poster store there is a poster of the skipping vinegar girl. This is because this sign is located at 651 Victoria Street within the inner Melbourne suburb of Abbotsford and she was the first animated neon sign in Australia! In honour of my Melbourne…

Monkey Business Pun Costume

Today I take on another pun-filled costume with this ‘Monkey Business’ costume. The banana is my work phone. Hilarious. I know. Photo credit: Frosted Tips Monkey suit: Smiffy’s White shirt: Cotton On Suit Jacket: Edition Black Tie: Hot Dollar

Rene Magritte ‘Son of Man’ Costume

Today I’ve taken on the famous Rene Magritte ‘Son of Man’ artwork. This is another easy as costume that you can throw together for all your Halloween party needs, all you need is a suit, red tie, bowler hat and a green apple print-out! Photo credit: Billy Rubin Bowler hat: H&M with a green apple…

Blonde Bombshell Pun Costume

In the lead up to Halloween, I have once again taken up the challenge to do a daily post for the month of October! This year though, I am going to go back to basics and do a costume post every day to inspire you for Halloween 2014! Seeing as how I’m dropping this bombshell…

Manga School Girl Costume

Last week was my new works’ Christmas party. It was loosely themed Japanese – which means that dressing up in costume was optional. Optional costume is not in my vocabulary….unless it comes after ‘Live your life in’. So I dressed up as a manga school girl, the whole costume held together with the creepy eyelid…