November 9 - 10, 2018
Provo, UT
Pre-Teen Costume Specifications






Pre-Teens must dress as listed below.

  1. Pre-Teen.
    1. Boys
      • Trousers
        • Black or dark blue color only
        • High waist optional
        • Underfoot strap optional
        • Satin stripes are allowed.
      • Shirts
        • Plain white or black long sleeved collared shirt only (no wing collars)
        • No pleats or ribbing
        • Sleeves to be worn at wrist length
      • Sweaters and vests are not allowed.
      • Tie - Black color only, may be either straight or bow
      • Socks - Black or dark blue color only
      • Shoes- Heel height not to exceed 1.5 inches (must be black)
      • Materials - Fabrics must be plain, ie: cotton, polyester, cotton/polyester blend, wool blend
        • No satin or shiny fabrics
        • No rhinestones, glitter, metallic thread, patterns or sequins allowed
        • Decorations - not allowed
      • Makeup - Not allowed
      • Hairstyle - Long hair must be worn in a pony tail
    2. Girls
      • Skirt with top or simple dress with attached under garment or leotard top with full skirt
      • Skirts
        • Plain or pleated with minimum 1 to maximum 3 half circles. One plain simple underskirt allowed which is no larger or longer than top layer, and is the same or similar color as the outer skirt
        • No uneven hem lines, frills, splits, openings, lace, or sequins.
        • Length of skirt must not be shorter than 3 inches above the knee cap and no longer than 3 inches below the knee cap
      • Bodice
        • Necklines: Boat, high neck, v-neck, sweetheart, 'peter pan' collar, and regular collar are allowed. Edging or trim of any kind, including ribbon, satin, lace, sequins, etc, is not allowed on the neckline
        • Belting, as well as gathering or shirring is permissible from the waist down for a maximum of two inches, provided it is part of the dress itself and not an accessory
        • Edging or trim on the bodice is not allowed
      • Sleeves
        • Long, short, elbow length, cap, puff. or sleeveless styles are allowed
        • Cannot be replaced by trimmings, frills, or edging on the shoulder line
        • No "finger loops" allowed
      • Materials
        • Fabrics MUST be only one color throughout
        • No glitter, metallic thread, or similar materials
        • No use of feathers, fringes, bows, belts, frills or sequins
        • No flesh color fabric
        • Any use of color coordinated 'see through' fabric must be lined from waist to shoulder; for use on arms no lining is needed
        • Lace (or similar fabric) is not allowed. Lycra, spandex, polyester, velvet, satin or jersey is encouraged.
      • Shoes and Socks
        • Shoes - Heel height not to exceed 1.5 inches, and must be block heel style if a dance shoe. If the shoe comes with rhinestones on the buckle then they are allowed.  If the shoe comes with glitter on the shoe then it is allowed.
        • Socks: White ankle socks (may have a small amount of lace), flesh colored pantyhose, or light pink or white tights must be worn.
        • No Fishnet Tights
      • Accessories, jewelry, and makeup
        • No use of arm bands, chokers or headbands
        • No decoration is allowed on dress or in hair
        • No jewelry is allowed, other than one small earring in each ear
        • No makeup allowed
        • Use of fake eyelashes, fake fingernails, colored or glitter hair spray is forbidden


Curt Holman, Lee Wakefield, and Brent Keck
288 Richards Building
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT  84602

Tel: (801) 422-4623