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My Alice in Wonderland

Added Mar 14, 2009

by Ruffles Gazebo

Adelaide, Australia






This is an alice in wonerland costume which i made for a teaparty:) the design came from a combination of pictures i found around the place, as all of them were a bit different. i didnt use a pattern for anything but a slight bit of the bodice. it took me about 2 days to made and i love it:) i wear it with a tube skirt underneath which i made for a previous costume.

Material Notes

all the dress and apron were made from sheets from an op shop, which can to $7, but the ribbions cost me $10 all up:O so that was the expensive bit!!!




Garment Type


one piece of the bodice was from a pattern somewhere…..

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    Aug 26, 2011, 09.20 AMby kerstika

    What a cool, cool Alice costume! Mine looks like a really pathetic excuse for a blue dress all of a sudden :) Yours is so very, very cute.

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    Mar 1, 2011, 07.51 PMby wonderlandalys

    I had an Alice tea party for my last birthday, with all my friends as the different characters. I SO wish I had had your costume. Jealous much?

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    Jun 3, 2010, 08.06 PMby baroness

    oh, to be a young girl again a be able to pull something like this off… :D absolutely great. i hope you had fun with it.

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      Jun 4, 2010, 01.53 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

      most certainly did!
      i need an excuse to wear it again!

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    Jun 1, 2010, 01.30 PMby seussian

    I honestly love your interpretation of Alice. It seems like everyone has made an beautiful design of Alice in wonderland, And they are all amazing! God bless you, M

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    Nov 18, 2009, 04.54 PMby evly

    Wow! Amazing costume! I would so want to wear this to bake cupcakes! So sweet! -

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    Nov 18, 2009, 02.39 PMby petitmoutonbleu

    well done !!!! amazing!!! love the striped socks??

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    Nov 18, 2009, 09.18 AMby ichigogirl

    Oooh, I love it!

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    Jul 1, 2009, 03.17 AMby luxaeterna

    Gorgeous, so simple but sweet looking. Love it :D

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    Mar 26, 2009, 03.58 PMby Ruffles Gazebo

    there was some other peopl in costume, but mine was the most extravagant one. as soon as my friend told me about it i was just like :o!!!! im making a sweet costume. sadly it rained that day tho, so we didnt actually get to sit at the big table my friend had set up. very sad!

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    Mar 26, 2009, 07.24 AMby dressdummy

    What a wonderful interpretation! It’s just so fun and theatrical, and I’m sure you were a big hit at the tea party. I love the first photo where you’ve made yourself look Alice after she grew! Was everyone at the tea party in costume, or were you the only one?

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    Mar 17, 2009, 12.28 PMby carottesauvage

    That’s Alice on acid :), reminds me of my favorite Jefferson Airplane’s song ’Go ask Alice….

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    Mar 15, 2009, 04.20 PMby fraumueller

    woooo!!! yeah! that’s so indie alice! it’s great!

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    Mar 14, 2009, 07.47 PMby carlatv

    Hey, it’s my “Un-birthday” today! The tights give it an edgy feel to the outfit. Too cool….

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    Mar 14, 2009, 08.41 AMby camilaustral

    i want to be alice in wonderland someday :)

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    Mar 14, 2009, 03.33 AMby sushi

    i like it – that should be a fun tea party :) and u made it without a pattern? well done!

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