New Year’s Eve Fancy Dress | Disney’s Cinderella In Rags

Cinderella in rags fancy dress costume

New Year’s Eve at my parents’ house has become a bit of a tradition in recent years doing fancy dress.

This year the theme was Disney and I chose Cinderella in rags – easy to recreate and a bit different from the usual Disney princess version!

Cinderella may have been “in rags”, but she was extremely well turned out considering… her hair and make-up were perfect, and her clothes were well coordinated in shades of blue and brown. Apart from picking up a brown maxi skirt and some “glass slippers” from eBay as an accessory, I already had everything at home and simply added my mum’s white apron and put my hair into a quiff with a blue ribbon. It was also pretty amazing that I was joined by all the birds and mice that appeared in the movie. They hadn’t aged a bit 😉

Did any of you wear fancy dress for New Year’s Eve (or over Christmas) – and if so what did you dress up as? I’d love to know!

Cinderella in rags fancy dress costume
Cinderella in rags fancy dress costume

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  1. January 12, 2014 / 8:54 pm

    You so look the part haha. Sacramento has to do another movie link-up.

  2. January 8, 2014 / 10:16 am

    I love how you styled your hair to match the Cinderella look!

  3. January 6, 2014 / 7:27 pm

    My girls would LOVE that tradition. Ours is to wear pjs as long as possible. HA!

  4. January 5, 2014 / 3:06 am

    Very cute! And you got the birds to show up! Magical!

    • January 15, 2014 / 7:51 pm

      Wasn't that great of them, Anne – they were so well behaved, too…! ;))

  5. January 4, 2014 / 8:46 pm

    Woww Catherine, this is so cool! Such a great idea and the costume is like, PERFECT! Hehe loving that first photo of you 🙂

    Take care,
    Daniella xox

  6. January 4, 2014 / 6:36 pm

    This AMAZING Catherine! I am truly blown look perfect! And how much FUN is this? So jealous!

    • January 4, 2014 / 8:43 pm

      Awww thanks Sheree!! So glad you liked it – it's always fun dressing up but being an actual character is even better :))

    • January 4, 2014 / 8:41 pm

      Hmm she wasn't really all that raggy, was she Monika…? Thank you so much x

    • January 4, 2014 / 8:40 pm

      It was a bit more fun (and comfortable!) than being the princess version…! Thanks hun 🙂

  7. January 3, 2014 / 9:06 pm

    So sweet! The cartoons make me smile all over and you look adorable. xox

  8. January 3, 2014 / 7:15 pm

    Oh I LOVE Cinderalla!! When the mice sing "Cinderelli Cinderelli night and day Cinderelli" ah such a great movie. And your costume is perfect!


    • January 4, 2014 / 8:38 pm

      There are so many good bits in that movie (and songs too)! Thank you so much Saba x

  9. January 3, 2014 / 7:10 pm

    Wow. Words can not describe just how fabulous I think this is. Honestly. Great idea. And I love the cartoon touches.

  10. January 3, 2014 / 6:26 pm

    You are seriously so gorgeous and this outfit is AMAZING! I love the idea of a themed dress up New Year's Eve party, so much more fun than just the usual little black dress or sequins.

    • January 4, 2014 / 8:38 pm

      Thank you Princess Jord – and kudos for the best name ever!! x

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