Design a dress for Miffy and win a fabulous Miffy lamp worth £160.

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RachelMumsnet (MNHQ) Mon 17-Feb-14 17:55:11

To mark the relaunch of Miffy, Simon & Schuster are offering you the chance to win an amazing Miffy lamp, worth £160. All you have to do is get your dcs to design a dress for Miffy.

Simply download the design Miffy a Dress template and get your child to create a lovely new dress for Miffy. Then take a photo of the design and upload it to this thread.

The comp is open until Thursday 13 March and we'll announce the winner of the Miffy lamp shortly after on this thread.

Find out more about Miffy, access the template and other Miffy-themed activities that your dcs can enjoy over the half-term.

This comp has been sponsored by Simon & Schuster.

changejustforyou Sat 22-Feb-14 15:20:55

ok, so I never knew nijntje was short for konijntje!! Going to email and ask my sister now. (She lives in the Netherlands)

Indigoviolet3 Sat 22-Feb-14 17:31:32

These two are by Ruby aged 8 x

BeaHive Sun 23-Feb-14 06:07:58

How do you pronounce Nijntje?

RandomMess Sun 23-Feb-14 07:57:36

Hmmm sort of nine ch with the "ch" for church sound confused

Dutch is a fantastic language, learn the rules for pronounciation and then you can read it out loud.

nerysw Sun 23-Feb-14 08:56:35

Here's my daughters go at it. She's 4 and I have no idea why she decided to give Miffy a blue face but she's very proud of the spotty dress!

RandomMess Sun 23-Feb-14 09:06:47

Love the spots!

Indigoviolet3 Sun 23-Feb-14 10:00:30

By violet age 4 x

AnneEyhtMeyer Sun 23-Feb-14 10:26:19

By DD age 4.

K8Middleton Sun 23-Feb-14 10:38:08

Wow that is an enormous lamp! Is there an alternative prize like a set of the books for those of us who cannot accommodate both a child and a lamp the size of a child?

AnneEyhtMeyer Sun 23-Feb-14 10:38:34

By DD aged 4 - she decided she wanted to a stripey one to go with her spotty one.

MamOfSteel Sun 23-Feb-14 14:11:35

'Miffy with yellow bows' By Aurora, age 5.

changejustforyou Sun 23-Feb-14 15:11:11

hm, seems all my friends know nijntje is from konijn, even my dad knew.....in fact they don't seem to get it that I didn't know

notsureofmyself Sun 23-Feb-14 15:21:34

The lamp is great! If you don't like the lamp maybe enter a different competition? Or give / sell the lamp to someone who does like it if you really want to enter and you win it?

RandomMess Sun 23-Feb-14 15:28:54

I am quite happy to give the lamp a home? I have seen them for sale and longed for one sad - take pity on me pretty please...

Even my dd is named after nijntje blush

This is Dd (4's effort).

She says its for Sunny days and that she would like to be 'Miffy Bunny'.

She's had a 'Miffy Bunny' since she was born, but it is now so ragged and brown looking I think even she would be embarrassed to have me take a picture wink

Karen05 Tue 25-Feb-14 13:57:13

Hi
Loving all the designs :-)
My daughters entry with the blue face and facepaint lol she is 5
And my sons yellow faced entry he is 3 :-) xx

Trunchbull Tue 25-Feb-14 16:56:19

Isobel, aged 5.

iwantavuvezela Tue 25-Feb-14 18:05:11

Here is ours, from my daughter aged 6. Miffy at a carnival! There is a letter to the side with the letter M on it.
Miffed dress has a picture of jiffy in the middle surrounded by hearts! A striped collar and leggings!

iwantavuvezela Tue 25-Feb-14 18:07:55

Jiffy should read miffy (apologies miffy!)

LynetteScavo Tue 25-Feb-14 21:29:25

DD (8yo) thinks Miffy needs a bit of sparkle.

CerysEvans Wed 26-Feb-14 15:45:03

Here's my daughter's effort: Super Miffy!

CerysEvans Wed 26-Feb-14 15:50:24

Here's my daughter's effort: Super Miffy!

CerysEvans Wed 26-Feb-14 15:53:25

Sorry, managed to upload it twice!

Gianttrout Wed 26-Feb-14 16:17:56

Sophie, age: 2y 3m.

spots Wed 26-Feb-14 21:27:38

This is my dd's - she is 4. smile It's my fault that the image is upside down. It's taken me days to get round even to this and then I can't get it right. Can you still see it?

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