Beastie Ziggy Stardust Stripe - CrawCrafts Beasties

Ziggy Stardust Beastie

2016 was a sad year for Bowie fans – so I wasn’t surprised when I got a request for a “Beastie Stardust”! This little monster was created as a gift for a big David Bowie fan.
David Bowie Beastie, by CrawCrafts BeastiesI recreated the famous “stripe” in felt, and embroidered the finest lines in black cotton…
Beastie Stardust Stripe - CrawCrafts Beasties…Then I picked out some chunky merino yarn to recreate his distinctive red feathered hairdo!
David Bowie Beastie's Hair - CrawCrafts BeastiesFinally, I added some pizzazz to his simple red jumpsuit by using a a shiny cotton and viscose yarn, and popping on some over-the-top satin shoulder pads.
Glitzy Costume Details for Beastie Stardust - CrawCrafts BeastiesFinished! Let’s dance!
David Bowie Beastie, A Special Commission by CrawCrafts BeastiesZiggy Stardust Beastie Vital Statistics:

  • Yarn: Merino and wool blend in Ice Blue, Scarlet 100% merino wool and cotton & viscose blend.
  • Hair: Chunky 100% merino wool
  • Clothing: Hand-stitched satin shoulder pads
  • Accessories: Felt and embroidered “stripe”

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