Ghoulish Fun with Kids Halloween Party Ideas

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Everyone knows that kids will take any opportunity that they can to dress up. Why not throw the little ghouls and goblins a Halloween costume party? Children seemed to be drawn to dramatic play, so finding kids Halloween party ideas that let them run around dressed in their favorite costumes, playing games and devouring sugar should be every kids dream! Planning the perfect kids Halloween party can be relatively easy. First determine whether or not you want to have a themed costume party or … [Read more...]

Halloween Baby Safety Tips…While Staying Cute!

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New parents love to dress their children in Cute Baby Costumes, whether for a  Halloween portrait or  for trick-or-treating. With such a huge selection of baby costumes available, it is easy to get distracted or confused regarding what is best for baby safety. We want to make sure all babies are safe and comfortable in their precious costumes, so we have compiled a list of Halloween baby safety tips. We carefully select our baby Halloween costumes to be free from choking hazards, and to ensure … [Read more...]

Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent inspires 2014 Maleficent and Aurora costumes

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Disney’s Maleficent starring Angelina Jolie tells the story of Sleeping Beauty from Maleficent's point of view. Jolie does an excellent job making you empathize with Maleficent inspite of the curse she creates. Most critics agree that Jolie’s acting makes this movie a worthy re-telling of the original Sleeping Beauty. (Spoiler alert) In the end you learn that Maleficent isn’t as bad you thought. She has a heart and loves Princess Aurora as if she was her own daughter. This new movie … [Read more...]

Morphsuit Costumes are “Morph” Fun

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Morph into a better version of you today! Morphsuits are the one-piece spandex body suits that you've seen worn by the pranksters and the extroverts, with full head coverings that cause you to ask, "How do you eat in that??"...among other things. Morphsuits are more than just one-piece, solid color spandex skin suits - they are available in licensed and themed characters including Glow in the dark skeletons, Slender Man, Zombies and, Gorillas  just to name a few. Solid colored … [Read more...]

Complete Renaissance Costumes with Hair and Makeup Inspired by the 17th Century

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With the ever-growing fan base dedicated to Game of Thrones, The Borgias and the like, Renaissance costumes and inspired looks are popping up everywhere. Mr. Costumes has many outfits for the cultural era where realism and human emotion in art dominated, but to complete the look, one’s hair and makeup are crucial elements, too. From noblewomen to peasants, here’s how to capture each look. Renaissance Makeup The higher the social status, the more made-up a woman was, but in … [Read more...]

Fun and Spooky Halloween Facts

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It's time to get into the spooky spirit with fun Halloween facts. What Halloween costume are you planning on wearing this year? Is it from our list of most popular costumes for 2013? Whatever you're dressing up as and wherever you are, here are some spooky Halloween facts that will help you prepare for October 31st. Spooky Halloween Facts To embed this spooky Halloween facts infograph, simply copy and paste the following code: <a … [Read more...]

Magical Mermaid Costumes for Halloween

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As summer fades into fall, pools close, and a cold chill breezes in from the ocean, mermaid dreams can be forgotten. With mermaid costumes, however, you can celebrate Halloween as one of the mystical mermaids of the sea, all while celebrating the balmy days of summer. Popular Mermaids Ariel from The Little Mermaid is, of course, the most popular mermaid. Disney recently released The Little Mermaid on Blu-Ray with special features known as the Diamond Edition. The Diamond Edition includes … [Read more...]

The Great Gatsby Inspires Flapper Costumes

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Flapper costumes are making a major comeback this year. Fueled by the popularity of the Leonardo DiCaprio movie, The Great Gatsby, expect to see females of all ages dancing in dresses from the era of affluence at this year's Halloween parties. The Rising Popularity of Flapper Costumes Fashion runways have seen many noted designers using the era as inspiration for their dresses this year. This has carried over to planned costume selections for this year's Halloween. Both men and women will … [Read more...]

Halloween Office Party Ideas with Mr. Costumes

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Having a Halloween office party offers a unique opportunity for team building. From dressing up in costume to bringing in a bag of candy to share, everyone can get involved during a holiday and get to know co-workers better. Here are some Halloween office party ideas that are great for the work place: Halloween Office Party Ideas Hold a costume contest Have a bake-off with Halloween recipes, judging for looks and taste Carve pumpkins and light them with battery operated lights Bring … [Read more...]

Top 20 Baby Costumes for Halloween

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Baby costumes make Halloween exciting for new parents. Nothing is cuter than finding that perfect costume for newborns and infants. Here is a list of our Top 20 Baby Costumes for Halloween: Baby clothes are best when safe and soft, providing an equal amount of warmth and flexibility for little crawlers and early walkers. Buntings are great for newborns, and plush animals make for adorable pictures while keeping baby snug and warm. Find unique ideas for babies including classic Disney … [Read more...]