Books, Culture and Society

Inspirational Fancy Dress Ideas

The invitation arrives...your friend is having a party! But wait, it's not any ordinary party it's a fancy dress party. Here are some quality costume ideas to help you embrace the fancy dress spirit!

Inspirational Fancy Dress Ideas

Bill Weston writes on a number of subjects including Quality Costumes and Fancy Dress.

For more information on Fancy Dress please see: http://www.mycostumes.co.uk/

The invitation arrives…your friend is having a party! But wait, it’s not any ordinary party it’s a fancy dress party. At that moment you’ll either be entertaining thoughts of excitement and clearing your schedule to start planning your costume or feeling terrified and planning how you can get out of going along. But fear no more as here are some quality costume ideas to help you embrace the fancy dress party!

Superheroes: Always a hit at parties, you can’t go wrong with an established superhero costume like Superman or Batman. Or you could go a bit more obscure and go for a lesser known hero from comic books, or just make up your own original superhero!

The Superstar of the Moment: Anyone famous that’s been overexposed in the media over the last year is an ideal dressing up opportunity. Lady Gaga’s sexy costumes, Amy Winehouse’s beehive, anyone that’s famous for being slightly different is ideal. You can be as over the top as you like.

Topical: Chilean Miners or Celebrities that have been in the news recently are also good for inspiration for quality costumes. Be original but don’t get too surreal or literal with it. The last thing you want is to have to describe your costume to everyone all night.

Hollywood: Plenty of easy targets here, the obvious ones featuring the most work – The Joker, Avatar, Tron. Or for an easy costume go as Jacob from the Twilight series, you only need a sixpack stomach (real or fake), trousers and shoes.

Horror Icons: Vampires, Werewolves, Frankenstein and Zombies are all fair game in the fancy costumes game. Nearly all of these monsters can be done as cheaply or as extravagantly as you want to be with them.

Sexy Costumes: As long as you’ve got the confidence (and depending on the costume, the body for it) every fancy dress idea can be turned into a sexy version of itself. Well within reason, no one really wants a sexy zombie confusing their emotions.

Historical Characters: A risky move depending on the crowd (being stuck in a corner all night with the idiot that didn’t know who Napoleon was) but dressing up as a character from history is always a winner.

Whatever costume you choose, try and make it original to avoid an embarrassing “doubling up” situation where you have someone dressed the same as you. Being original is also much more fun!

Related Articles

Inspirational Quotes For Graduation Announcements
This year's graduation announcements and graduation invitations can be made truly remarkable and memorable with family photographs and inspirational messages created by you. Online companies make creating unique graduation announcements and graduation invitations easy and affordable.

Top 10 Business News Ideas
This article introduces top ten news ideas for you to use as news stories. Such topics can make great press releases that you can write and publish for website promotion purpose.

Unique Ideas for Valentines Day
Do you fantasize about traveling to faraway places for a wild adventure? You may even have been reading a book and pictured your lover and yourself as the main characters.

Ideas of How to Best Utilize a Textbook
Studying for college is a difficult job. Many college classes are very large, and it can be easy to get lost in the shuffle. It will not always be possible to get all of the individual attention that is wanted. Therefore, it is very important to always do the required reading in college textbooks.

Six Red Hot Ideas To Get Your Articles Read
There are numerous individuals who dread having to write papers or articles. Lots of just feel like it appears to be too significantly work and it all just goes to waste when no one reads the.

Looking For More Information?

Make sure to explore other articles in the Writing category or contact us to suggest a website or a service to review.

Available In AustraliaService Availability: Most of the services mentioned by this website are available in Australia. These include Victoria (Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Bendigo, Shepparton-Mooroopna, Melton), NSW (Sydney, Newcastle, Wollongong, Orange, Central Coast, Wagga Wagga), Queensland (Brisbane, Gold Coast, Townsville, Cairns, Thuringowa, Toowoomba), South Australia (Adelaide, Mount Gambier, Whyalla), Western Australia (Perth, Albany, Port Hedland, Broom, Karratha, Mandurah, Geraldton, Bunbury), Northern Territory (Darwin, Alice Springs, Katherine), Australian Capital Territory (Canberra) and Tasmania (Hobart, Launceston).

Tell us what you think!

Please note: comment moderation is enabled and may delay your comment. There is no need to resubmit your comment.