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Halloween Costumes For Girls – Cool Ideas

I can hear you from here.. what on earth is my little girl going to want to wear to Halloween on October 31st this year? Will she want to be pretty or cute or look horrifying, or is she a little shy to dress up? .. perhaps she might just like her face painted. Oh the pain.. i know.. that's why we thought we better give you some ideas to take that burden away, so here are 10 of … [Read more...] about Halloween Costumes For Girls – Cool Ideas

Our 10 Favourite Halloween Costume Ideas For Boys

This year the spookiest day of the year.. Halloween.. actually falls on a Saturday which means it's going to be H..U..G..E. having the next day off to recover. So get your boys to start thinking about what ideas they might have to dress up for Halloween this year. What current scary horror movies have they seen, or wanted to but weren't allowed to due to possibly having … [Read more...] about Our 10 Favourite Halloween Costume Ideas For Boys

Dressing For St.Patricks Day

Why Green? St.Patrick's day is the day you absolutely cannot let pass you by without wearing a St.Patrick's day costume or any type of green accessory. It's simply not as fun drinking your green beer without resembling the same colour. But why green i hear you thinking out loud? ... well back in the 7th century, the members of the order of St.Patrick used blue as their … [Read more...] about Dressing For St.Patricks Day

Oktoberfest Costume Tips

What is Oktoberfest? Everybody knows that Oktoberfest is a festival where, if you like, you can dress up in Lederhosen and Dirndls, drink a truck load of beer, eat, dance and literally party til you pass out. But did you know that the Oktoberfest dates back to the wedding of Prince Ludwig of Bavaria and Princess Therese on 12th of October 1810, so it's was originally a … [Read more...] about Oktoberfest Costume Tips

Isolation Fancy Dress Parties – Making Iso Fun

ADAPT! IMPROVISE! OVERCOME! Well who would've thought that in this day and age, we would all be locked up in our houses in social isolation because of a terrible viral pandemic! It's quite unbelievable and devastating to everyone in more ways than one. For us it's directly affected us. After 32 years of operation, we've gone from a 7 day a week business to only 2 half … [Read more...] about Isolation Fancy Dress Parties – Making Iso Fun

Easter Bunny Costume… Why is it a Bunny & Where did it Come From?

As Easter approaches, we know that all of our cute little tackers (kids) will be eagerly awating a visit from the infamous Easter Bunny who will hide yummy delicious Easter Eggs all over the place, which they will take great delight in running around everywhere on a desperate hunt for these eggs to collect and either scoff down, or hoard, to then make their siblings and friends … [Read more...] about Easter Bunny Costume… Why is it a Bunny & Where did it Come From?

Aussie Summer Christmas Costumes You Won’t Swelter in.

Christmas, the time of year celebrated in different parts of the world where we eat and drink waaay too much swapping prezzies and catching up with Framily and friends usually wearing a Christmas costume, santa hat, reindeer ears or that silly paper thing that supposedly resembles some sort of crown, that falls out of the Christmas bonbon you've just wrestled with your sibling … [Read more...] about Aussie Summer Christmas Costumes You Won’t Swelter in.

Costumes For Spring Racing Carnival Parties

Spring Carnival The Race that stops a Nation, the Melbourne Cup, when ladies don their finest outfit and matching hat, whilst men go to their wardrobe and pull out their Morning suits? Regardless of which day you plan on attending the races, there are a lots standard and strict rules for dressing for this carnival which can be fun, putting together a fabulous couture outfit, … [Read more...] about Costumes For Spring Racing Carnival Parties

Top 10 Year 12 Muck Up Day Costume Themes

It's that time of the year when you're absolutely stoked that all of your hard work is about to come to an end. THANK GOD IT'S OVER.. we can hear you... and we know you want to let loose, go crazy, party on and celebrate. The next step is finding a costume either as a group or a theme, if a theme has been chosen. Well don't worry, that's what we're here for. EASY!! Disney … [Read more...] about Top 10 Year 12 Muck Up Day Costume Themes

How Hard Is It To Make A Fancy Dress Costume?

If you're thinking about making a fancy dress costume for an upcoming event, show or costume party, there are quite a few things to take into consideration before you get started. With so many variations of costumes and dresses that you can look at online, you'll want to make sure you choose a costume or dress style that will suit you and the occasion. With this in mind, … [Read more...] about How Hard Is It To Make A Fancy Dress Costume?