deely boppers


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deely boppers

(ˈdiːlɪˌbɒpəz) or

deely bobbers

pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) a hairband with two balls on springs attached, resembling antennae
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The pokey caravans in the family album are consigned to history like deely boppers and Day-Glo, replaced by gleaming mobile homes and chalets with all mod-cons.
DIG out your deely boppers and leg warmers and travel back in time to this retro weekend featuring some of the most memorable sounds of the 80s.
I literally took off the sash and the deely boppers for her hen do when I was filming and then got in the car and went to my own hen weekend and put a sash back on.
And why not dress up - insect wings and deely boppers would not be out of place here.
And so to the flags, the hats, the deely boppers and the patriotic outfits, and more than 1,000 wildly cheering, Union Flagtoting audience members giving lusty voice to Land of Hope and Glory.
New Romantics, leggings, leg-warmers, stiletto's, shoulder pads, big hair, neon, deely boppers,.
Already pretty colourful before they started, with most people decked out like some kind of crazed hen party in tutus, deely boppers, wigs and face paint, by the time they finished they looked like they had been rolling about in a rainbow.
Lots of Race for Life participants either come to the event in fancy dress and wear fairy wings, feather boas, deely boppers and tutus or come all kitted out in pink.
While we've previously subjected the hen to deely boppers with plastic willies on them, Emma's lot brought tweed caps.
Theatregoers are encouraged to get into the spirit of the show and dress up in their best eighties gear, with new romantic make-up, leggings and legwarmers, stilettos, shoulder pads, big hair, neon and deely boppers.
Actually, given the pink Deely Boppers she was also wearing on her head and the L-plate with '40 Today' emblazoned on it that was hanging around her neck, I think she might not have been a real policewoman after all.
Dressed in Sport Relief T-shirts, socks and deely boppers, the team raced against each other around the gym with high flying spins in the air and even back-flipped over the finish line.