Pikachu (Birthday) Makeup Tutorial!

A couple of week’s ago I went to a fancy dress party and the theme was ‘Favourite Childhood Characters’.  It really wasn’t a difficult decision at all for me who I adored growing up (apart from Count Duckula) it was of course Pikachu.  I have been obsessed with Pokemon since it hit my TV at the age of about 13, I have every episode of the original TV series on DVD and have completed both red, blue, yellow and diamond editions of the game on my multiple gameboys. 

Now, being as it’s my birthday today (I’m 25, so old!) I decided to upload my Pikachu tutorial in ode to my childhood.  If you are ever in need to look like a pokemon, look no further!



I really hope you enjoy this video.  Do subscribe to my YouTube channel (it’d make my day) and let me know what your favourite Pokemon was, maybe I’ll do their tutorial next!  For now, I’m back to birthday celebrations! 

Who was your favourite childhood character?



  1. August 11, 2013 / 10:52 am

    AWWWW, you look so cool. Hope you had a lovely time!

    Hugs, Brittany, xx


  2. August 11, 2013 / 11:12 am

    OMG when I saw your instagram pic of the outfit while ago I thought that I need to know how you've transformed to Pikachu! Too cute!!! 🙂 I love it! I'd love to go to a fancy party like this, sounds great!


  3. August 11, 2013 / 11:17 am

    This is so cute, I love your makeup! x

    Maddy from UNSTITCHEDD 

  4. August 11, 2013 / 11:28 am

    This is amazing! Such a good idea =)

    Erin, xx


  5. August 11, 2013 / 11:28 am

    What a brilliant idea for a party! Your costume looks great, I used to love Pokemon too 🙂
    Happy Birthday! Hope you have a great day xx

  6. August 11, 2013 / 11:43 am

    I love this look ^_^

  7. August 11, 2013 / 12:03 pm

    Pokemon was my favorite TV show as a child, and pikachu was certainly my favorite pokemon, I also loved squirtle and charmander! 🙂


  8. August 11, 2013 / 12:30 pm

    P.S. You should check this out: http://www.romwe.com/Pika-Pika-c-161.html?haibao1

  9. August 11, 2013 / 3:26 pm

    Great Halloween/costume party idea! Hello kitty would be a cute idea.
    Sophie xx

  10. August 11, 2013 / 4:00 pm

    You look so cute 🙂 I'm not sure who mine would be! Maybe LaLa from the the Teletubbies 🙂

    Happy Birthday as well 🙂 hope your having a lovely day 🙂

    Katie xx | Katies World

  11. August 11, 2013 / 4:37 pm

    Awww, cute

  12. August 11, 2013 / 5:15 pm

    today's my brithday too! 😀 i'm 16 🙂

    xx chris

  13. August 11, 2013 / 5:25 pm

    My favourite childhood character would have to have been Leonardo from the Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles (yes I'm from a generation when in the UK the Turtles were Heroes not Ninjas).

    After that it would have been the rest of the Turtles (including Splinter the Rat), Count Duckula, Charlie Chalk (that was when I was really young) and Danger Mouse.

    I'm not sure how I would accomplish dressing up as any of those… but if I had to I suppose I'd come up with something

  14. August 11, 2013 / 6:55 pm

    Haha, Katie you're so sweet! I love this make up, it's so convincing! Pokemon was a huge obsession of mine as well, my brother and I used to have opposite editions and play them during our holidays. I can't find them though, anymore 🙁
    My favourite was Totodile, I think he was hilarious in the series and he always made me laugh so much, but I don't he would be a very model for a make up ^^
    And Happy Birthday!!



  15. August 11, 2013 / 7:21 pm

    Happy Birthday, all the best :)!

  16. August 11, 2013 / 10:44 pm

    Happy Birthday Katie!
    Pikachu was my favorite character too. 😀 me and my friend used to pretend to catch pokemon during lunch break at school. XD
    Love your blog!

    Dutch Gurl

  17. August 12, 2013 / 10:07 am

    Wow! First of all, Happy Birthday! Second, You look super cute! Third, I just love your tutorials so so much!

  18. August 13, 2013 / 7:22 pm

    Hahah such a cute costume! I adored Pikachu when I was younger, and my brother would kindly let me play it on his gameboy. I also owned a Pikachu "piggy"bank.
    Lovely costume x

  19. Anonymous
    September 3, 2013 / 9:17 am

    I love your make up

  20. September 27, 2014 / 1:06 am

    This is amazing! Talented lady 😀


  21. December 26, 2014 / 1:01 pm

    I used to love Pokemon too 🙂
    Happy Birthday! Hope you have a great day xx

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