Saturday, 29 September 2007

Plus Size Halloween Costumes Fancy Dress Ideas

Plus Size Fancy Dress
I have had a few people say to me that they were finding it difficult to find Plus Size Halloween Costumes and Fancy Dress Ideas in larger sizes, so I have done a bit of research and come up with some great ideas for you:

I guess fancy dress at times cam be similar to dressing in your normal day to day clothes, I say this because even though you are wearing fancy dress, you still want to look good.. that is unless the fancy dress idea is just to look silly!

Fuller-Cut Fancy Dress costumes
What you need is a Fuller-Cut costume, these often come in sizes 16 -20 (UK) and are perfect. The Fist image on the right is a fantastic example of a plus size Halloween costume idea, why not dress up as a slinky Wanda the wicked witch? This fancy dress is a slimming black color and looks sophisticated to boot. Cost approx: £32.49

Gothic Pirate Queen Halloween Costume!
If witches are not your thing and you'd like nothing more to snuggle up to Johnny Depp, I mean "Jack Sparrow" why not give a pirate costume with a Halloween twist to it a go? This Gothic Pirate Queen costume comes in one size only and is suitable for plus sizes 16 -20 (UK) price approx £34.99

So where can you find Plus Size Halloween Costumes?
Both these fancy dress costumes are available at Party Domain
Telephone Enquiries : 0845 2300 331
International: 0044845 2300 331

I hope that has given you a few Halloween Fancy Dress Ideas, till next time, see ya!

Friday, 28 September 2007

Fancy Dress Ideas: Pirate Master

Welcome to the first post of Fancy Dress Ideas UK and to our very first "idea" for you!

With Pirates all the rage here in the UK at the moment largly due to to the adventures of Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) in the films Pirates of the Caribbean, I thought I'd start of with a few pirate fancy dress ideas!

Fancy Dress Ideas UK: Pirate CostumeIdeas for Him:

Fancy Dress Ideas: Pirate Costume
The Capt'n Cutthroat Fancy Dress Costume
This is the perfect costume for the man with a slightly dark side and edgy side to him! One with ambition and one who wants to rule the waves!

The fantastic thing about it is that you can easily add plenty of other accessories to this fancy dress, just depending how deep into the character you want to go! There is always the classic pirate eye patch and no pirate would be complete without a beard and moustache (or mustache).

So here can you get this Fancy Dress Costume?
In the UK, Jokers' Masquerade if THE place to go, it has the largest online collection of adult fancy dress costumes and Halloween costumes in the UK today. They have are over 10 000 costumes and they have a huge range of pirate fancydress costumes.

Right thats is all for now from Fancy Dress Ideas UK hope this has been of some help to you.

Fancy Dress Ideas: Halloween Extravaganza

Fancy dress ideas UK: House of magicHere is one of the best fancy dress ideas in the UK for a while: A special Halloween Fancy Dress Extravaganza at Simon Drake’s House Of Magic in London, UK.

So if your looking for a Fancy dress Halloween party, tickets are now on sale for for the annual fancy dress halloween special evening which is available as a shared evening on Friday 26th October. This event has become more popular each year with past acts which include Richard O’Brien singing The Time Warp at midnight.

There can be very few entertainment venues in the UK like The House of Magic and they have even had clients fly whole groups of people from overseas to experience a full evening.

For more details and to book:

Contact: Simon Drake's House of Magic
Tel: +44 (0)20 7735 477

That's it from Fancy Dress Ideas UK for now but check back soon for our Halloween Fancy Dress Special

Fancy Dress Ideas: Wonder Woman Costume

Fancy Dress Ideas UK: Wonder WomanOn todays issue of Fancy Dress Ideas we will be focusing on the fairer sex and what better role model than wonder Woman!

This costume is perfect in many ways, as it is so versatile. Wear it to a Superhero fancy dress party or even a 70's or retro party (Wonder Woman became a huge icon firstly in the 70's in the US, but later also became very popular here in the UK.

This sexy outfit probably sums up the term "If you've got it, flaunt it!" Not only will you look stunning in this fancy dress costume but it will also make you look smart! Wonder Woman was all things, both beautiful, strong and smart!

Where to get it you ask? I found this and a whole bunch of other Super Hero Fancy Dress Ideas on Jokers' Masquerade Super Hero FancyDress.

So if you harbour any fantasies of becoming a Superhero for the night this has got to be top of the list for your Fancy Dress Ideas.

Take a look at another super hero post of mine on Catwoman Costumes

Fancy Dress Ideas UK: Halloween charity dive

Definitely one of the most unique Fancy Dress Ideas I have ever seen, A Halloween charity Dive.

The Scuba Dive is part of a fund-raising dive at Gildenburgh Water in Whittlesey on Sunday, October 28.

There will be divers from all across the across the UK and you are encouraged to come along and take part in the day’s diving activities, which will include a treasure hunt underwater with a prize for the winning team, best Fancy Dress costume and top fund-raiser.

“All money raised on the day will go towards Mencap’s work with people with a learning disability, enabling them to take part in many of the leisure activities that other people take for granted.”

So if you fancy taking the plunge for charity and you live in the area, then a fancy dress Halloween dive UK 2007 could be just for you.

Fancy Dress Ideas UK: Flying Fancy Dress!

Those Magnificent Men in Their fancy dress and Flying Machines. Every year in the town of Bognor in Sussex UK people gather for the annual Bognor Birdman challenge. This year saw the 36th edition of the event where competitors "fly" into the sea wearing crazy fancy dress costumes and home built flying machines. It is great fun to watch, as well as to find some excellent fancy dress ideas.

The event is taken very seriously by some participants and with a £25,000 jackpot for anyone who can travel 100m, who can blame them! The more serious competitors don't tend to wear fancy dress, but the vast majority do and there are cash prizes for the best fancy dress ideas. This event held in the UK along with other eccentric events are uniquely British and long may they continue!

Check out this YouTube video for some highlights of last years event.

So if your looking for something to do in your fancy dress costume, or you are looking for some fancy dress ideas in the UK or just want a laugh, why not travel down to Bognor next year for the Birdman Challenge.