DragonCon Puts Superhero Costumes on a New Level

Transformers Bumblebee CostumeLabor Day Weekend is DragonCon Labor Day weekend is coming up, and many people who live in the Atlanta area are looking forward to DragonCon, one of the largest science fiction and fantasy conventions in the United States. If you enjoy costumes as much as I do, DragonCon is a must each and every year. In fact, DragonCon seems to be a "must" attend event for many people. DragonCon, started in 1987, hosts approximately 40,000 people every year. In 2008, the city … [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...]

10 Best Halloween Costumes

It's finally here - Halloween costume season! While I get to try costumes on all year, learning which costumes feel the softest, include the most accessories, or have the most realistic looking faux suede, most people only think about costumes in October, and only get a single opportunity to dress up and show off. I have personally signed up for Halloween kickball, to attend a costume birthday party, and to hit up the night clubs in the hopes of winning a cash prize for the best costume. I have … [Read more...]

Terrorize Gotham in the Joker Costume

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Joker Nurse Costume Joker costumes are taking the lead in sought after attire this Halloween season. The devilish mind of the Joker fits into the scaring season perfectly. His crazy way of thinking and evil antics make the Joker a feared character on Halloween. Joker costumes let us all take advantage of a chance to be wild and crazy too while styling in an attractive purple suit. Joker costumes for kids are a great way to let your little ones explore deeper into the magic of the movies. … [Read more...]

Halloween Costumes Have Guaranteed Delivery at MrCostumes.com

Halloween costume season is nearing an end, with costumes getting sold out faster than they can ship in. Costume shops across the nation are over crowded as seasonal employees try to run through the stock rooms finding costumes, and kids and parents get upset when the lines for the dressing rooms are too long. All in all, late costume shoppers have it the worst. Selections are limited, workers are tired, and parents are determined to get the last of each available costume in an effort to … [Read more...]

Joker Makeup tutorial

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If you're going to be tackling the task of becoming the Joker this year then we got the most important, and hardest part figured out. The makeup required to complete the Grand Heritage Joker Costume isn't easy to do at first, but after this tutorial you'll be able to achieve it. Youtube user pnkelifant has a 5 part video series on doing the makeup and we've got it coming to you thanks to Youtube's embedding. I'd highly recommend practicing this before you take it on for Halloween nighty! … [Read more...]

Heath Ledger Fan Tribute For The Joker

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The latest Dark Knight movie was one of the most entertaining movies out in a long while, and of course some of the finest acting seen in a long while as well. There hasn't been a whole lot of acting talent shining bright in Hollywood except for the late Heath Ledger. His performance as the Joker was riveting and had me feeling a little uneasy during every scene. We were pleased to see that one of the hottest Halloween Costumes out this year was The Joker Costume. We decided to set out and … [Read more...]

Batman Costumes For the Entire Family

Batman costumes are among the most popular superhero costumes. Since his first introduction in 1939, Batman has adopted the nickname "The Caped Crusader" as he fights crime and defends good. Batman is trained physically for power and mentally for endurance, intelligence, and inner strength. With the success of decades of great comics and an impressive portfolio of movies, including the 2008 release of The Dark Knight, Batman costumes are offered with amazing selection. Batman costumes can be … [Read more...]

Responding to the Controversy: Mr. Costumes Takes On The Dark Knight

Recent articles have called into question our ethics and intentions at Mr.Costumes (www.mrcostumes.com). Eric Murphy of Holy Moly stated, "Out of respect...marketeers didn't cash in on the film's tragic footnote. Except for one man. Ladies and gentlemen, we present Mr Costumes. Proving that there's no line that can't be crossed in the name of all-consuming greed." At Mr. Costumes, we think it's kind of silly to imply that we are ill-willed or the first retailer to "cash in" on Batman: The … [Read more...]