St Davids Day

St Davids Day 2022 is fast approaching and school photographs will inevitably come even sooner. Traditional costumes for kids are now in stock or for those who prefer we have children’s size rugby tops. Our costumes are usually very popular and certain sizes may sell out so don’t delay and visit today.

Traditional Welsh lady costume: girls age 0 to 12 years

These traditional girls costumes are the whole package, a complete outfit ready for photo day. They include apron, checked jacket with lace trim, white fichu/collar edged in lace, and either a dress or skirt. Hats if required are sold separately. Costumes with a dress start at 0-6 months for £17.99 with additional sizes 6-12mo, 1-2yrs and 3-4 yrs. We also have age 5-6 for £18.99. Costumes featuring a skirt start at 12-18mo at £17.99 with age 2-3 also £17.99. Ages 4-5yrs and 6-7yrs are £18.99. Ages 8-9yrs and 10-11yrs are £19.99.

Traditional girls costume items

If you’d like some traditional headwear to accompany your child’s costume we have a few options. Small and medium cockle bonnets £3.50 and large cockle bonnet £3.99. Tall welsh hats are available in small and medium for £2.99. Mop caps, which are ideal for babies are £2.99. If you don’t need to purchase the entire traditional costume and only require individual items, individual pinnys are £2.50 for small, £3.50 for large. Individual shawls are £5.99

Unisex Rugby Tops: Children’s sizes

If traditional costumes are not their thing or you’d like something they can wear on other occasions, rugby tops still encapsulate the Welsh spirit and can be worn with traditional headwear. Our smallest Welsh rugby tops are 0-6mo, 6-12mo and baby size 1 and 2 for £9.99 each. Our children’s sizes come in XS, S, M, L and XL for £10.99 with XL fitting a petite adult woman. The ideal gift to send to a Welsh-born child living across the seas or the bridge, with flags and mascots also available for supporting Wales.

Traditional boys Welsh costume: ages recommended 1 – 7

The traditional outfit for boys on St Davids Day includes a chequered waistcoat and dai cap. These can be worn with a plain white shirt and smart trousers. Waistcoats available in small, medium or large £6.99. Dai caps are small, medium or large for £4.99. Call in for advice; you’re welcome to try the waistcoats and caps on for size. A matching dickie bow is the icing on the cake at £1.99.

Lapels and badges

Daffodils and leeks 60p each. Welsh themed badges from £3.99

Adults who like to join in

We have limited sizes remaining in 2021 Wales Triple Crown Winning rugby tops at a reduced price of £6.99. Adult sized daffodil hats (£7.99) and other silly hats to show your Welshness are available in our Pontypridd shop or to order on Facebook.

Dolls and mascots

A great big thank you, diolch yn fawr to all our models from last year who sent photos to us during lockdown.

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