About Lindsey

A writer and comic book enthusiast, Lindsey writes for Mr. Costumes and other syndications on her nerdy interests. She loves superheroes, costumes, and the combination of both whether at science fiction conventions or Halloween.

Popular Costumes for Halloween

Top 6 Halloween Costumes for 2011 With a little under two weeks to go before the big day, the Halloween season is upon us. Because I'm such a costume buff and wear them year round, Halloween becomes a challenge for me since everyone around me is dressed up, too. If you're like me, you want something fresh and unique that will get a lot of attention, something hip and cute at the same time. That's where nifty idea pages come in handy. With Halloween right around the corner, this is the … [Read more...]

Let Down Your Hair With Rapunzel Princess Costumes

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Disney Princess Rapunzel from TangledRapunzel Crowned On October 2nd, Rapunzel will be welcomed into the Disney Princess royal court. Rapunzel will be the 10th official Disney princess and will be crowned in a procession known as Rapunzel's Royal Celebration held in London's Kensington Palace. While the event is invitation only, tickets are free to watch the parade as Disney princesses arrive to Kensington Palace by horse drawn carriage. Rapunzel will join the ranks of other princesses … [Read more...]

Halloween Lights Illuminate the Big Night

House with Halloween LightsHalloween Lights Generally when you think of mini lights, you think of Christmas and the colors that correspond to it: gold, multicolor, and clear lamps. However, there are plenty of colors you might not know about, colors that correspond with Halloween such as purple, orange, and black. These bright little Halloween lights are perfect for decorating your house during October. Strike fear into the hearts of those who dare knock on your door or welcome the … [Read more...]

Best Scary Costumes for Halloween 2011

Zombie costumes inspire fear  The History of Halloween When you think Halloween, you think fear. Historically, All Hallow's Eve was associated with the festival of the dead, a holiday where evil spirits ran rampant and people feasted on apples, nuts and other goodies in celebration of life. Through time, the tradition has become Halloween where those in costume trick-or-treat for candy. Of course, the lingering effects of the festival of the dead are apparent in costumes as nothing … [Read more...]

Make ‘Em Laugh Longer Than the Party with Funny Costumes

Cow costumes - funny on humans Better on dogs?Every time I think back to a Halloween party and the costumes there, I remember the funny ones first. There's a lot you can do with funny costumes, but the idea is to keep your friends laughing even after the party is over. There are three things you need to take into account when picking a funny costume: First, you need to find out if there will be children at the party. If there will be kids running about, you probably don't want something … [Read more...]

Top 5 Halloween Costumes

Mr. Costumes has some fresh new designs for you this 2011 costuming year in honor of some of our favorite movies. This year, movie costumes are all the rage, and Mr. Costumes has put together a list of the hot items to make your Halloween spectacular. Check out the Top 5 countdown: #5: Avatar Avatar costumesThough Avatar was released in 2009, it is still the highest grossing 3D movie in Hollywood history. Return to Pandora and be one of the Na’vi with plenty of Avatar costumes to … [Read more...]