Dress for MTV Movie Awards

clock Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at 11:00AM

For this years MTV Movie Awards and support favourite acts in true fancy dress styleMTV Movie Awards is coming and you still have time to pay a tribute to your favourite actors and characters. There are so many costumes to decide upon; we thought we would make it a bit easier for you by putting some of our fancy dress costumes into the award categories.

For Best Female Performance

Why not show your support for Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) in this Gryffindor Robe.

WHY IT’S AWESOME: This is an amazing costume that not only can be used for MTV Awards, you can wear it for Halloween and future Book Days. This unisex robe can also be worn by the boys who love Ron Weasley.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Long, black robe with clasp

For Best Scared As-S**t Performance

Why not show your support for Jesse Eisenberg (Zombieland) in this Complete Zombie Costume.

WHY IT’S AWESOME: Show them why Zombies are the scariest monsters to have ever been put on our screens with this terrifyingly awesome fancy dress costume.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Mask with wig, blue shirt, moulded gloves and grey trousers with sewn in body parts.

For Global superstar

Why not show your support for Johnny Depp in this Captain Jack Sparrow Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: Captain Jack Sparrow has become a legendary character in its own right. He is hilarious character and the girls love him!

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Shirt and jacket with belt detail, hat with attached wig and trousers with attached boots tops.

For Best Movie

Why not show your support for Twilight in this Vampira Costume for women and Gothic Fiend Costume for men

WHY IT’S AWESOME: These costumes are brilliant for representing the romantic side of being a vampire, just like the portrayal of the Twilight characters!

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Vampira - Red Mini Dress with Detachable Straps, Red and Black Lace Jacket with Collar and Pendant, and Thigh High Fishnet Stockings with Garter. Gothic Fiend Costume - Black robe with attached deep red and black cape let with collar.

For Best Villain

Why not show your support for Helen Bowen Carter (Queen of Hearts) in this Queen of Hearts Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: No villain can look this sexy surely? We’re sure Helen Bowen Carter would have loved to have worn a costume just like this!

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Black, red, yellow and white dress with collar.

 




Let out your wild side with jungle costumes

clock Monday, May 31, 2010 at 11:00AM

Welcome to the Jungle baby!Been taming your wild side for too long? Become the king of the jungle and release the inner beast in you with our great range of animal costumes and suits. We have some great costumes for you to sink your teeth into, whether you want to rein act King Kong in our gorilla suit or steal the heart of Tarzan in our Jungle Jane number.  So, growl like a tiger or roar like a bear, there can be no stopping you when you put on the suit.  

Adult Tiger Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: Prowl around the party to find your prey in this handsome tiger costume. It’s GGRRReat!

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Jumpsuit and attached hood.

Jungle Jane Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: Is it me, or does the jungle seem to be getting hotter? Girls, If you want to find an alternative to animal costumes, this has to be at the top of your list.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Tiger print top and skirt, matching headband, and belt with dagger.

Deluxe Gorilla Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: Welcome to the jungle! Work your Tarzan skills in this gorilla costume or get into the mindset of King Kong and grab yourself a lucky lady!

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Full body costume, mask, hands and feet.


Great Costumes for the perfect Hen Night

clock Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 11:00AM

Rival the Bunnies of the 60s with this Pink Bunny costumeWith the bride having enough occupying her mind, it's time girls to get your thinking caps on and throw the best Hen party EVER! There is a fair amount of organising to do, so we thought we would share the load, and give you some great ideas for costumes with the help of our ‘Top 3’. We have also put together a list of all the accessories you could possibly need, from sashes and badges to straws and hats.  

Our Top 3 Hen Party Costumes

Here are some great costume ideas that will get you bubbling with excitement for the big night. Go for a classic bunny costume that will even rival the pin-up bunnies of the 60s or maybe show off the sultriest side of being in a convent, whatever theme you are looking for, you are sure to find it here.

Pink Bunny Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: It is the sex symbol of the twentieth century and for over 40 years is still one of the most desired costumes around. What more can we say!

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Dress, cuffs and ears.

Nurse Naughty Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: A great alternative to the ‘L Plates’ and something that will always be popular with both parties. This costume is sure to get some pulses racing!

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Light pink dress with zip, and hat.

Sexy Sister Nun Kit Black

WHY IT’S AWESOME: Unite in sisterhood with this great nun costume. Whoopi Goldberg showed there was another side to being a nun in Sister Act and so can you.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Headpiece and collar

Accessories

Here are just a few of our products for Hen nights that we think we really get the party started.

‘Bride to be’ Hen night Boopers

Pink Truncheon

Hen Night Balloons

Red Glitter Hen Night Sash

Willy Straws



End of Uni fancy dress ideas

clock Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 11:00AM

Find a costume that is truely incredible!University will be breaking up for summer soon so why not get everyone together one last time for the ultimate fancy dress party? It will have everyone brimming with excitement, but what to go as? Well, we have the costumes, but it’s up to you what theme to have. Here are a few that we think you will go crazy for:

How about trying a gladiator theme? Think about it, what more could you want out of a party than to have the Empire at your feet and to be fed grapes and served wine?  Sounds like the Romans had it right!

Gladiator Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: Russell Crowe made the Gladiator a legend and Kurt Douglas made Spartacus a true hero. With these reputations, who wouldn’t want to be a Roman?

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Brown and Red Dress With Cape

If being a Gladiator doesn’t do it for you, why not a cowboy and Indian theme?  If you like the Wild West, especially Will Smith’s take of the genre (Wild Wild West) then this is the ideal theme for your party. There is a part for everyone to play; you have the heroes, the villains and of course, the saloon girls.

Cowboy Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: There is only one way to describe this costume, it isn’t the good, it isn’t the bad and it most certainly isn’t the ugly. It’s the amazing! This is the perfect costume to show off in true Clint Eastwood style.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Black waistcoat and black chaps

Or how about a Disney theme? There is such a wide scope of characters to choose from, whether you want to be a fairy, a beast or a spaceman, the possibilities are endless. So to help you get your creative juices flowing here are just a couple of our favourite Disney costumes:

Pocahontas Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: Become the heroine of one of the most popular stories ever told and save your true love. What more could you want out of a Disney character? All you need to do now is find your handsome John Smith.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Beige dress and headpiece

Mr Incredible Costume

WHY IT’s AWESOME: Well the name says it all!

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Fibre Optic Muscle Chest Jumpsuit With Black Patent Shin Cover, Gloves, Belt, And Mask.


Celebrate the return of superhero Iron Man

clock Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 11:00AM

Get the Superhero look with this great Iron Man costumeThe day that Iron Man 2 is released in our cinemas is nearly here, with only a few days left in the countdown. Superhero films are taking over the box office as Batman: The Dark Knight is still holding the record for the opening weekend. Spiderman caused a huge phenomenon and Kick-Ass, released last month brought in large audiences.

So why not celebrate this new release coming soon and join in with all the superhero action. We have got some great costumes for you to take a look at, suitable for the whole family.

Sexy Wonder Woman Costume
WHY IT’S AWESOME: She is one of the most iconic superheroes that graced our screens and really knew who to kick some butt. So why not show them what you're made of in this suit?
WHAT IT INCLUDES: Dress with logo, tiara with star motif, red cape, gauntlets, and velvet feel boot covers with white trim.

Iron Man Costume
WHY IT’S AWESOME: If you can’t wait for the release of the new film, this is the perfect costume for you to get your Iron Man fix until the big day!
WHAT IT INCLUDES: Helmet, red and yellow bodysuit with muscle padded arms, legs and torso

Boys Batman Dark Knight Costume
WHY IT’S AWESOME: Batman not only is a strong and powerful hero, he owns most of Gotham City! Who wouldn’t want to be him?
WHAT IT INCLUDES: Batman jumpsuit, cape, mask and belt.

Pink Supergirl Costume
WHY IT’S AWESOME: It’s one of the greatest girl superhero that has ever lived and what else could a girl dream of, than have her costume pink!
WHAT IT INCLUDES: Dress, attached cape, belt and boot covers





TV Show and Movie Facemasks

clock Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 11:00AM

Become a Family kinda GuyEver wanted to know what it feels like to be famous, well now you can find out with just a click of a button! There is a great range of movie and TV show facemasks for you to choose from. Becoming the star won’t be a problem, it will be deciding who to impersonate from, Beetlejuice, Danger Mouse and Batman. 

If you want to create a few screams and show off your dangerous side, we have a great choice of super villains for you. Become Kruger and create a lasting impression that will always have you in their dreams, have the licence to kill and seduce the women as Sean Connery in 007 or get people chanting your name as soon as you walk in the room as Jerry Springer.

Other inspirational ideas are:

Del Boy Mask

Ali G Mask

Peter Griffin Mask

Hannibal Lecter Mask

There are some great masks for you to take a look at, which are so unbelievably realistic everyone will want to know where you got your outfit from. In these masks you will become the talk of any party and all eyes will be on you. You are of course, a movie or TV star!




Music Gods

clock Friday, April 23, 2010 at 11:00AM

Become your musical iconSlash has dressed as himself at one of the Hilton’s fancy dress parties, but no one knew that he was the real Slash, according to a recent article. So surely, dressing as your favourite pop/rock star is the best choice to go for when heading off to a fancy dress event.

For the guys, create the greatest tribute to your chosen star, with our wide range of rock star costumes, including Elvis, Michael Jackson, Freddie Mercury and Jimi Hendrix. Whether you want to rock out purple haze style or bust some moves on the floor to Billie Jean you will be the talk of the party.

Other inspirational ideas:

MC Hammer

Adam and the Ant

Kiss

Michael Jackson

And for the girls, who want to show off her show stopping moves here are some great costume ideas for you to get your hands on:

80’s Madonna Style Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: She is the Queen of Pop, is there anything else left to say? If you’re going to dress as any pop star it has to be Madonna.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Gold top and black skirt.

Gold Rock Queen Costume

WHY ITS AWESOME: Show that you have soul with this costume. This Tina Turner costume will get heads turning from every direction.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Gold dress




The Bestival fancy dress theme announced

clock Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at 11:00AM

Become part of the most fmaous love storyWith the Bestival fancy dress theme being announced as “Fantasy”, we thought to should bring a collection together for you to choose from. The fields are going to be filled with fairies, princes and princesses, wizards and so on, but with our range of fantasy theme-driven costumes you will never look like anybody else and all eyes will be on you.

Steal all the attention from everyone else girls with this great collection of fantasy costumes. We have everything from Mermaid costumes and Gladiator costumes to Kong Hand costumes and so much more. But if that’ not your sort of thing and you prefer to be more of a free spirit, take a look at our Woodland Fairy costume, Glinda the Good Witch costume, Dragon Fairy costume and Purple Butterfly costume.

Other inspirational ideas:

Juliet costume

Salome Belly Dancer costume

Arwen costume

For the guys that fancy themselves a bit of a warrior and want to stampede through the field winning a fair maidens hand we have some fantastic costumes to let that fantasy come true, with the Zulu Warrior and Crusader costumes. If you are more into getting back to simpler times our cavemen costumes could be for you, or maybe you fancy yourself as the King of the Caves?

Other inspirational ideas are:

Wizard Robe costume

Napoleon

Dick Turpin Costume

Robin Hood

For more costume ideas, check out our other Bestival fancy costume suggestions.




The 'cad' Look - The best fancy dress costumes to make her yours!

clock Friday, April 16, 2010 at 11:00AM

Your friend has just decided to host a fancy dress party round his and you know there will be a mass of people there, so you need to look good. But what to go as? You want to be “The Don” having all the girls around you and making that will make the guys so green with envy, wishing they had the same costume idea as you.

We have a great selection for you to choose from, uniforms that will make hearts melt, muscles that keep the girls on your arms and suit costumes that will get you standing out from the crowd. We have picked the best out of these categories that will keep all eyes on you:

Uniforms

Fireman Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: We all know the reputation of fireman, so why not cash in all the benefits without having to lift a finger. Suit up and give all the girls firemen lifts that is sure to turn the guys green.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: Navy blue and yellow jacket and trousers.

Top Gun Captain Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: What girl didn’t fancy Tom Cruise in this film? Let’s face it guys we all wanted to be him, and with this costume you have the chance.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: White shirt, trousers and hat.

Gangsters

Zoot Suit Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: It is a known fact that girls are attracted to danger so why not make an entrance with this suit that boasts attitude that will make sure no guy will want to double cross you.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: This is a three piece suit, including zoot jacket, trousers and braces

Scarface Tony Montana Costume

WHY IT’S AWESOME: Nothing says gangster more than Scarface and this official licensed Tony Montana piece is perfect for recreating the masterpiece.

WHAT IT INCLUDES: white jacket with burgundy handkerchief in the breast pocket, burgundy shirt, white trousers and retro sunglasses




St George's Day

clock Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 11:00AM

Celebrate St George's Day in true styleSt George’s Day is a great occasion to get everyone together and join in festive cheers for the patron of England himself. Get yourselves down the pub, get the round in and share the laughs in a range of St George wigs, hats and shades. We have something for everyone, whether you want to be subtle or if you want to go full out and show off your patriotism.

If having a wig or a hat is not enough for you we even have a crusader costume that will get you making an entrance that no-one will forget.     

The 23rd April is not only a day to celebrate being English, but it also the date in which William Shakespeare died. Not only are there plenty of wigs and masks for you to choose from to enjoy the day, but there are also great costumes to pay tribute to the most respected and well known British playwright in the world.