Fancy Dress Blog

Like any expanding company, we like to shout about our good fortunes which also gives consumer confidence in our business. Akin to our Customer Reviews page, these are newsworthy blogs, articles and updates produced by the Jokers' Masquerade Editor for publication here.


5 Reasons To Have A Day Of The Dead Halloween Party

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Women's Day of the Dead Costume Costume

In Mexico Día de Muertos or the Day of the Dead is an observance that celebrates the lives of those that are no longer with us. In Mexico, where the event lasts three days, it is a recognised public holiday and incorporates stunning costumes and face paints. Here's 5 reasons why you should make your Halloween bash a Day of the Dead theme.

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5 Celebrities Dressed As Cinderella: Who Wore It Best?

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Cinderella Costume

Following Disney's Cinderella movie release and the inevitable interest in Cinderella fancy dress, we began to wonder about the celebrity contingent. Who has previously transformed into the fairytale character and who did it best? Let us delve into the universe of European folkloric fantasy together.

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What Can I Wear For London Sevens 2015?

Friday, March 20, 2015

Space Invader Costume

The London Sevens is the final weekend of the World Series. On the Sunday a winner will be crowned in-front of a capacity crowd of revellers with most decked out in fancy dress celebrating the sevens game with a load of beer in a truly exciting festival atmosphere. If you like rugby and dressing up, this weekend is a must. Here's our choice of the best costume ideas to help you stand-out while you fit-in!

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Kendal Calling 2015: Threads For Through The Ages

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Rock Star Costume

This year the organisers of the Kendal Calling festival are challenging you to represent your favourite decade and dress as a character from a period of time that interests you, represents you or just makes you want to get decked out a certain way! Are you a 20's flapper or a 90's raver? There's loads of choice with this fancy dress theme. Until you make a final outfit decision, here's some ideas to tide you over and inspire you.

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What Can I Wear To Let's Rock 2015?

Friday, March 13, 2015

80s Dress

If you love 80s music, but have never heard of the Let's Rock festivals, you are seriously missing out! This year you can step back into the 80s and not just listen to some of your favourite 1980s hits but also experience them performed live on stage. To fully immerse yourself you should totally dress the part too. Here's some of our top costume ideas to see you on your way.

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What Can I Wear For Troyfest 2015?

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Frog Costume Onesie

This early May bank holiday weekend, Baskerville Hall near Hay-on-Wye hosts an intimate gathering called Troyfest that is now in its fourth year. Taking place over 3 days and nights in a picturesque country mansion near Hereford and the England/Wales border, Troyfest is a superb getaway before the summer festival season begins and boasts over 70 acts. As 2015 has Onesie and In The Garden themed fancy dress nights, we figured we had best get out our best costume ideas!

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