Ninth Doctor Dress — It’s About Time!

Image: Her Universe

Lovers of the Ninth Doctor from Doctor Who have had relatively sparse choices in the world of Whovian fashion, especially compared to other recent Doctor incarnations.

At last, Her Universe has come through for us, and released a Ninth Doctor Dress as part of its Doctor Who line– and it is pretty cute.

The Ninth Doctor’s signature black leather-and-demin look becomes a little black dress. Image copyright BBC.

Following the same A Line design as previously-released costume print dresses, like the Star Wars Boba Fett and Doctor Who’s Dalek dresses, this cotton dress follows the Ninth Doctor’s more subtle bad boy look.

Her Universe markets this as a “LBD” (little black dress), with the top front print resembling the Ninth Doctor’s leather lapels and jumper.

The A Line dresses usually contain some spandex, so Her Universe recommends going up a size for those wanting a less fitted look. The $40 price is comparable to Her Universe’s other dresses in the Doctor Who line.

I would love to have seen more “jumper color” choices like red, green or blue, in addition to the purple chosen for the dress, but I’m not going to be too greedy for now.

The fact that there is finally a fashionable way for Whovians to express their admiration for the Ninth Doctor is nothing short of, well “Fantastic!”

Lisa Kay Tate is a veteran feature writer with 20 years experience in newspaper, magazine and freelance writing. In addition to serving as Associate Editor for her local arts and entertainment guide, El Paso Scene, she has been a regular contributor to the site and maintains her own blogsite at She and her husband, writer/photographer Rick, live on the edge of "New Texico" where they keep busy raising their two geeklings and sharing space with their dog, Sirius Black, and cat, Loki.