Pre-Teen Costumes
Pre-Teen Costumes

Below are a sampling of photos of various Pre-Teen costumes that illustrate designs, fabrics, etc that may or may not be approved under the current NDCA rules for this age division.  To see the specific rules for Pre-Teen costumes please refer to the current online NDCA rule book.

Explanation:
Even though there is a pattern on the costume shown above, the fabric is one constant color throughout.


Explanation:
No problems at all.


Explanation:
These small covered buttons are approved.


Explanation:
Although there is a pattern in the skirt fabric it is considered one color throughout.


Explanation:
This dress is considered to be one color throughout.


Explanation:
Lace is allowed provided it is lined from the waist to the top of the bust line, as well as a corresponding height in the back.


Explanation:
Burnout (also called Devor fabric) is allowed provided it is lined with a fabric of the same color.


Explanation:
This dress is considered to be one color throughout.


Explanation:
This dress is considered to be one color throughout.


Explanation:
The skirt fabric is considered to be one color throughout, provided only one small strip of lace is near the bottom of the skirt.


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No problems at all.


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No problems at all.


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No problems at all.


Explanation:
The pleats are fine because the fabrics used are one color throughout


Explanation:
Sheer is allowed above the bustline (front and back) and on the sleeves.


Explanation:
Even though there is a pattern on the skirt shown below the the fabrics used are considered one color throughout.


Explanation:
This dress is considered to be one color throughout.


Explanation:
This dress is considered to be one color throughout, and the ribbon on the skirt is allowed.


Explanation:
This dress is considered to be one color throughout.


Explanation:
This dress is one color throughout


Explanation:
This dress is approved


Explanation:
This dress is approved


Explanation:
This dress is approved


Explanation:
This dress is approved


Explanation:
This dress is approved


Explanation:
This dress is approved


Explanation:
A simple ruffle around the collar of not more than two inches is allowed on the neckline


Explanation:
Approved Pre-Teen Girl Heel #1


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Approved Pre-Teen Girl Heel #2


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Approved Pre-Teen Girl Heel #3


Explanation:
The skirt is much longer than 3 inches below the knee cap, and the sleees are not in the list of allowed sleeves.


Explanation:
The top insert on the skirt is not acceptable. It would need solid same colored fabric behind it on the top layer.


Explanation:
The design of the skirt is not considered to be plain and simple.


Explanation:
Fabric must be one constant color throughout


Explanation:
This fabric has a pattern in it, and patterns are not allowed


Explanation:
The design of this skirt is not considered to be plain and simple