What Costume Size Should I Buy?

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Halloween Costumes are fun and provide the perfect opportunity to express your dark side, flaunt your alter ego, or explore secret wishes. Whether you have a daughter dreaming of twirling around in a Frozen Elsa dress, a son dead set on a Zombie costume fit for The Walking Dead or a teen anticipating a blood tingling Vampire Diaries ensemble, you need a costume that satisfies your expectations in quality and fits properly. You will find sizing charts like the one shown below on all of our … [Read more...]

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...]

Classic Costumes Never Go Out of Style

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Classic Costumes offer the promise that no matter what the current fad or Hollywood blockbuster, your costume will always be in style. Classic costumes are similar to the Hall of Fame - once you are in, no one can ever dispute your reputation. Over the years, witches, ghosts, and vampires have worked tirelessly to win the top spots for classic costume style, beating out skeletons, animals, and even the genius Frankenstein. Actors and screen writers have worked hard to create classic scary … [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...]

Sexy Costumes for Women Win Best Costume

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Sexy costumes for women easily win costume contests in every bar and club on Halloween night. With many contests that offer thousands of dollars in gift cards and prizes, entering can be lucrative as well as fun. To win, the costume has to have a certain edge that other costumes just don't have. Here are some tips on how to win best costume. 1. Choose a Unique Sexy Costume Theme While sexy costumes for women are real winners in costume contests, there is no shortage of them at Halloween. … [Read more...]

Top Ten Movies With Toga Costumes

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The popularity of toga costumes go beyond Halloween to movies and Greek college life. With Angela Jolie set to play Cleopatra and the next 300 movie scheduled for a 2014 release, togas could be added to many people's wardrobe as a classic costume. To honor this timelessly popular attire, we have gathered the top ten movies that feature the toga. 10. Ulysses The first of the two Kirk Douglas films that made the list (he made a number of others wearing togas), this movie is the Greek … [Read more...]

Top 20 Warm Halloween Costumes

Warm Costumes for a Cold Halloween

Warm Halloween costumes take the bite out of the wind. While Halloween may be milder in the Southern states, the Northern US, states like Maine and New York, can have snow and icy winds by late October. Keeping warm on Halloween night helps everyone have more fun. Here are our top 20 warm Halloween costumes for cold weather states. Top 20 Warm Halloween Costumes 1 - Full Moon Werewolf Costume With furry hands and a warm mask, kids can wear warm Halloween costumes that still fits the … [Read more...]