Hiding warm jackets

When the star singers go singing at the beginning of January it is often very cold and sometimes humid, too. Therefore the children of course wear warm jackets in order to not freeze to death. In my childhood jackets and coats were only availabe in dark colours – black, grey, blue and brown which was perfectly neutral to wear under a star singer cape. But nowadays jackets are more colourful which is much nicer for the children in everyday wear. But with the star singer capes this is not nice as the colours blur the impression of the capes.

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Star singers

Today the preparation group for the star singers 2019 started. Though it is already the 7th year for my children they are still very fond of it. This tradition started six years ago when the my daughter’s class teacher inspired the children for this honorary office.

During the first year my daughter wore a cape out of the church’s stash. But there were some children with capes that their Grandparents had provided that were prettier than the ones of the church. Therefore Continue reading “Star singers”