Eliza or Elizabeth Thornberry is a cute 12 year old tomboyish girl. Despite of the beauty and her cuteness, she is also popular for the geeky image. She has an extensive knowledge about zoology and always has the passion to know more.
Her unconventional look with two braids, round glasses and braces makes her quite unique from other. She is the main character of The Wild Thornberrys Movie. The Eliza Thornberry costume got quite popular in recent days and many girls want to DIY it for themselves.
Eliza is portrayed with a short-sleeved yellow dress which has a red collar along with red cuffs, buttons and pockets. She wears white panties along with a pair of brown shoes. She also wears a pair of glasses and braces on her teeth. She has orange hair which is generally made into braided pigtails. That is all about her appearance and looks.
Eliza Thornberry Wig
The first thing you’ll need to begin putting together this character’s look is a wig, the wig for Anna’s character from Frozen are perfect for this character such as the one we’ve picked out above. Alternatively braid your natural hair to accomplish a similar look.
Eliza Thornberry Teeth
Then you’ll need a large pair of round glasses similar to what you’d wear for a Harry Potter cosplay. The next step is adding a pair of fake teeth that protrude with attached braces.
Eliza Thornberry Outfit
Now let’s move onto the clothing itself. Eliza Thornberry wears a yellow tunic dress and red turtleneck, we’ve picked out options for both above. Or you can take a look in your local thrift stores to save money.
Finish off with a pair of brown dress shoes and blue socks and you’re ready to go!
DIY Eliza Thornberry Costume
If you want to wear the Eliza Thornberry costume then you can DIY it easily. It doesn’t require much effort at all. You need the right makeup and materials to get the exact look. Here are the things that you will need:
- Yellow thigh length dress
- A red piece of cloth
- A pair of round glasses
- Orange colored wig
- False braces
- Turquoise socks
- Brown boot Oxford shoes
Now you have to cut the red piece of cloth into two rectangles for the pockets. Once you have cut the two rectangles stitch it to the bottom of the yellow dress just like the costume of Eliza Thornberry. Next make a turtle neck with the red piece of cloth and stitch it to the neck of the yellow dress.
Once the dress is ready, you have to take the orange colored wig and comb it well. Now part that wig from the middle. Each part will be formed into a braided pigtail with a red band at the bottom. Next, you have to stick the braces to your teeth to get the perfect look. Now, wear the rounded glass along with the socks and shoes too.
Coming to the makeup, you do not have much to do. Just apply some light pink lipstick on your lips. Take your eye pencil and out 4 dots on your cheeks. Take a green backpack at your back and you are good to go. It is quite easy to simple to get the exact Eliza Thornberry costume.