Every Whovian has a cupboard-full of Doctor Who merchandise somewhere. I'm sure of it. And if they haven't yet, they soon will! … [Read more...] about Doctor Who merchandise: 100 Objects of Dr Who, by Philip Bates
Listen, extended fam - any timeless child can put on the Thirteenth Doctor costume, and you don't have to be a Sheffield resident! If you saw 2018's 'The Woman who Fell to Earth,' you will remember that the newly-regenerated Doc picked up her garb at a Yorkshire thrift store. But for those of us who haven't fought the dreaded T'zim-Sha (or don't live in Sheffield!) we have to … [Read more...] about Ultimate cosplay: The Thirteenth Doctor costume
Doctor Who Series 13 might not have been filmed yet, but as we all know - time and tide melts the snowman. In recent days, much has been reported about the future of Who, and now seems like a good time to fire up the Time-Space Visualiser and peek into a post-COVID reality. Watch out for that helmic regulator... … [Read more...] about The future: What will happen after Doctor Who Series 13?
It's not everyday that you hear Doctor Who costumes being referenced on prime time BBC One. When The Great British Sewing Bee contestant Mark Francis was asked by Joe Lycett if his fabric would work well in Doctor Who, he confidently answered: "Well Tegan would wear something like that...!" … [Read more...] about Doctor Who costumes: An inspiration for Sewing Bee’s Mark Francis
Faithful old scarf! The Fourth Doctor costume has become iconic throughout the Whoniverse and beyond. Even the 'not-we's' who are less familiar with the show recognise the iconic 18 ft., multi-coloured wonder as worn by Tom Baker throughout the 1970s. … [Read more...] about Ultimate cosplay: The Fourth Doctor costume