Blog — costume

Dressing Up.

Kate O'Donoghue

Tags costume, dressups, fun, Halloween, play, play pouch, storage

Happy Halloween! Dressing up is certainly alive and well today. But what about dress-ups just for play on other days of the year?  When I was a kid (many years ago), we had relatively modern built-in cupboards in our humble suburban home. I was the youngest of three girls and on special occasions like Christmas or when family friends were over and sometimes on boring school holiday days, old suitcases would be dragged down from the unreachable heights of the upper level of the cupboards. My sisters, friends and I would delight in dressing up in random outfits. Shawls, cowhide belts,...