Cheshire Cat Costume Ideas for Adults & Kids
Fictional feline characters have inspired many different creative style of Halloween costumes. Among these storybook and movie characters are the Cheshire Cat costumes which remain to be one of the most popular characters for both guys and gals. Apart from Alice herself, the Tabby British Short-hair Cat stood out in all the stories of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Everyone can’t forget the iconic mischievous smile of the Cheshire Cat which is probably the first image that pops in your head when you think about this mysterious creature. This particular cat has made notable impact on popular culture from the many Alice movies. Now is the time to check out what choices you have for this big grinned feline trickster!
From the first release of the film version of the Alice in Wonderland story to the most recent depiction from a rather peculiar yet undoubtedly brilliant director, this one character has spawned various products from toys to wide ranging costumes. Since the cat has not been identified as to which gender it has, anyone can take a pick among the several editions of the Cheshire cat attire.
Are you aiming for the cute and adorable look? Well toddlers, kids, teens and wholesome adults would love to put on this ensemble – a one piece black jumpsuit with pink or purple stripes, matching headpiece, kitty ears and plush tail. Another Cheshire cat costume for all ages is comprised of a one piece jumpsuit with purple and pink stripes, padded tail and purple furry headpiece. Faux fur mitts and shoe covers in pink or purple would complete this signature Wonderland character look.
Whether as a sexy kitten or as the classic roguish Cat, Cheshire Cat costumes would not be complete without a little touch of makeup application. Yes, it is easy to create a catlike image but remember you are portraying the Cheshire Cat. Focus on your lips as this character’s signature look is its smile. Print out a copy of the Cheshire Cat version you like – the classic 1950s cartoony one or the more elusive 2009 adaptation, and replicate that distinguishable grin. Exaggerate your smile as you walk into the party for more effect.
The Cheshire Cat is without a doubt a memorable character that would be a staple in Halloween parties or any other costume event. It is a fun, easy and diverse costume and would even make a wonderful costume idea if your friends can come along as Alice, the Mad Hatter, the White Rabbit or March Hare.
People will easily recognize your identity if you will consider having Alice with you at the party. So ask your friend or partner to dress up in Alice in Wonderland Costume. The costume is also available in kids and adult sizes. The costume is styled in blue dress with white pinafore. There are several versions of Alice’s costume like the short, sexy style for adults and the age-appropriate attire for children. Adults can complete the costume with white knee-high stockings, black shoes, and a blue headband with oversize blue bow.
Attend the party with your partner. Just make sure that Cheshire Cat will lead Alice into the right direction and not misleading her through the land.