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.


Pinterest Finds: 5 Celebrities In Vampire Fancy Dress

Friday, September 5, 2014

Female Vampire Costume

A staple of the Halloween theme, vampire costumes have always been popular, but they have definitely benefited from a resurgence since the release of Twilight back in 2008. Don't believe us? Between October '08 and October '09 searches for vampire fancy dress on Google almost doubled. With this in mind, we decided to delve into the press and discover which celebrities have embraced their vampiric side by doing a splendid job of donning vampire Halloween costumes for the October celebration.

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Guest Blog: Festicket's Top 5 Bestival Costume Ideas

Monday, September 1, 2014

Parrot Costume

Every year thousands journey to the Isle Of Wight to experience Bestival, the definitive end of festival season closer, whose multi-award winning lineup of 400+ acts is complimented by its signature fancy dress showdown.

As everyone takes part in the huge fancy dress parade and party on Sunday, the announcement of the theme is as highly anticipated as the lineup reveal itself. 2014 marks the year of the Desert Island Disco, and amongst our own suggestions, we've invited Cynthia Franklin from music travel site to pick her top 5 outfit ideas.

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Oktoberfest Costumes To Get You In The 'Drunking' Spirit

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Edelweiss Lederhosen Costume

Regardless whether you are planning on a trip to Oktoberfest London, Oktoberfest Munich or Oktoberfest Longstanton, chances are that you will need some authentic bierkeller gear to help you get into the Germanic spirit. Here we have compiled a collection of Oktoberfest costumes for both men and women that will be sure to have you looking as good as any boisterous Bavarian!

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Brownstock 2014: Ghetto Glitter Fancy Dress Ideas

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Hip Hop Hamster Costume

Brownstock Music Festival is one of the best independent festivals in the UK today. Held annually at Morris Farm in Chelmsford, Essex, the event regularly attracts superb artists and with them a flock several thousand people! With unique bars and stages, the festival is revered due to its fun nature and uncrowded appeal. This year's Brownstock fancy dress theme of Ghetto Glitter is another tip of the hat to how the Brown family like to do things a little differently. Commence our Brownstock 2014 costume ideas and suggestions …

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5 New And Original Women's Skeleton Costumes For Halloween

Friday, August 8, 2014

Skeleton Woman Costume

The demand for new and exciting costumes come October is a challenge which we face with relish. We prepare months in advance so that you can choose from the very best fancy dress costumes that are available to the UK market. This year, we have succeeded in getting you some AWESOME original skeleton costumes! Want to take a peek at the cream of the crop? Here's 5 of our favourite women's skeleton costumes that are available for you to own for the first time, right now.

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Get Shipwrecked At Hamswell Festival 2014

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Pirate Costume

Hamswell Festival is celebrating its 10th birthday this year with a shipwreck and pirate theme. Emanating from Hamswell Farm, the festival is a small but fun event that is widely regarded as one of the best summer experiences that you can discover in the Somerset area. To mark the occasion, we've hand-picked some of our favourite pirate costume ideas that we'd love to see at the festival!

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