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The Year that Was – 2016 Costumes with Character Review

year review
23rd December 2016

Well, what a year it has been for Costumes with Character. We’ve had such a blast making an amazing array of costumes for our many fabulous clients from across the globe. As we’re coming to the end of the year, I thought it would be nice to update you all on what we have been […]

The power of a Pudsey – How a furry face can improve your fundraising finesse

3rd November 2016

Children in Need With the BBC’s Children in Need just around the corner, reports are coming in that Pudsey Bear is once again being sighted around the UK. Lighting up charity events and shopping centres the length and breadth of the country, his golden fur and signature spotty eye patch all fresh and ready for […]

Administrative Experience, Creative Soul – Illustrator and Production Office Assistant

31st October 2016

  Full time, 40 hours a week Start Date: ASAP Starting rate: £8 per hour About Us Costumes with Character is one of the world’s leading Mascot and Costume Character manufacturers, creating bespoke costumes for a wide variety of clients from all sectors including leisure, entertainment, sports, education, corporate, charities and many more across the […]

Making Your Mascot Masterpiece – 3 design considerations for promotional prowess

7th October 2016

Recently, in our post titled Fur, Sweat and Tears, we discussed what it takes to be a great mascot. Being Astute, Entertaining and Passionate were some of the key criteria in the ability to perform successfully, along with other physical attributes; but these I felt held less importance as they could be achieved over time […]

5 Reasons to Refurbish your Costumed Character

14th September 2016

Time flies when you’re having fun doesn’t it? Once again, another year has passed and after many, many shows, meet and greets and Mascot related excursions later, I can imagine your costumes are all starting to get a little, well let’s just say a little whiffy… Whether it be used by one or by many […]