Little Red Riding Hood

Demi-character costumes scale the depth and breadth of interpretation allowing dancer’s to stretch their acting abilities. What little girl would not want to be Little Red Riding Hood? This sweet little character costume steps away from the typical but keeps Red Riding Hood’s character true.

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bodice detail

A little princess line dress with a flared skirt allows for all the ballet moves in the choreography. The corset lacing on the bodice adds a little old world charm.

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sleeve detail

Because the costume may be used for other choreography I added a little detail to the sleeves even though it may not be seen once the cape is added. The long mesh sleeves come down across the hand to give greater line.

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dress and cape

A lace edged petticoat adds a little more sweetness to the costume.

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Red in full flight
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picking flowers for Grandmother

 

 

 

4 Comments

      1. I understand. My daughter is doing a dance solo as Little Red Riding Hood for the upcoming dance competition season. Would you be able to do something like that? It wouldn’t have to look exactly like this one.

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