The Children’s Book Review | April 10, 2012
The Rosie Flo coloring books have long been a favorite of fashionable kids and kids at heart. Now Rosie is working the runway in the Rosie Flo Coloring Fashion Show, an easy-to-construct paper pop-up theater and a runway that sets the stage for 18 paper models to strut their stuff.
Reading level: Ages 4 and up
Overview: Work it, Rosie Flo! The fashion-themed coloring book series is getting its very own fashion show. Artists and fashionistas alike will delight in this stylish experience: An easy-to-construct paper pop-up theater and a runway set the stage for 18 paper models to strut their stuff. Just color in the fashions, and then stage an unforgettable show!
About the author/illustrator: Roz Streeten is an artist and designer from Bath, England. She was inspired to create the internationally beloved Rosie Flo coloring books after drawing many dresses at the request of her two young daughters, who would then color them in.
TCBR test run: Six-year-old Kayla put the Rosie Flo Coloring Fashion Show to test. This is what she had to say:
“I want to be a fashion designer when I grow up, so I like it [Rosie Flo’s Coloring Fashion Show] because I love drawing and coloring.”