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 Halloween Pizzas You Can Make At Home

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Pizza Costume

Okay, okay, I know what you're thinking. If you've seen those nailed it images of people failing to recreate pristine baked goods, you might be inclined to think that these pizza ideas would lead you all down the same embarrassing path of failure. However, on this occasion we really believe that these pizzas are perfectly easy to reproduce and can be made at home as good if not better than the photos. Up to the challenge? Get cooking some pizza for your Halloween costume party this October, how difficult can it be?

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Halloween 2014 – What's New And Must-Have?

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Steve Jobs Zombie Costume

For this year's spooky season, we've seen some new and innovative Halloween costume ideas that are sure to get you dressing up and looking better than ever before. From skeletons to zombies and everything in between, the costumes included in this article are all new to the market, giving you the chance to be the first to wear them. This also offers the benefit of reduced costume duplication at a party. Costumes that have been around for years are more likely to be worn by multiple people and this fresh, new range gives you the best shot and looking totally unique.

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Let Toys Be Toys – The Dressing Up Effect

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Boys and Girls ER Costumes

What's wrong with girls dressing as fire fighters or boys becoming fairies? The expansion of a child's mind shouldn't be limited to what society decrees their gender must adhere to. LTBT founder Megan Perrymam takes a look at how gender division effects fancy dress and we also ask for some thoughts on our own website.

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5 New Creepy Halloween Masks For 2014

Friday, September 12, 2014

Bad Seed Rippers Mask

If you recall back to childhood, when Halloween was a matter of pleading with your mum to buy you a brittle PVC mask from the local shop so you could wear it with your cape, the same one that you'd adorned the past three years running was about as creative as it got. Today, Halloween masks are awesome! They do so much more than get caught on your Halloween costume, stab you in the chin and become crushed under the sofa.

Here's 5 creepy Halloween masks that are new for 2014 and are as good, if not better than anything else you'll find to put on your face this spooky season.

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Win £100 Halloween Fancy Dress Costume Bundle

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Halloween Fancy Dress Competition

Win an awesome bundle of Halloween costumes nice and early for your Halloween party simply by entering our latest Rafflecopter competition. One of the grandest pre-Halloween contests that we have ever hosted, first prize will land you with a plethora of dressing up options for the spooky season worth a £100 in value!

Entry is nice and easy utilising the Rafflecopter medium. Simply like, tweet or follow using your preferred method of social media.

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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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