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How to Create a Creepy Zombie Look

How to Create a Creepy Zombie Look

Jun 18th 2018
The Zombie is a traditional horror film character and Halloween costume favorite. In recent days, a resurgence of Zombie thrillers in the theatres has created a new interest in this character rich …
How to Create a Glam Girl Look

How to Create a Glam Girl Look

Jun 18th 2018
They've been around since the beginning of time. Beautiful women have enchanted, beguiled, mesmerized, ruled and sweetened the world for centuries. You can bet that at least half the population is …
How to Create a Cowboy Look

How to Create a Cowboy Look

The Wild West holds a very special place in the annals of American history. If you watch old Western movies, you will probably notice that the old west is usually depicted as a place where there we …
How to Create a Batgirl Costume Look

How to Create a Batgirl Costume Look

Everyone seems to love superheroes, and when it comes to dressing up for Halloween, superheroes are always a popular choice. It's no wonder, really--superheroes have an amazing assortment of unique …
Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

We all love costumes, Halloween and especially Trick-or-Treating! After all, it's a lot of fun, not only for children but also for adults. That said, we want to remind everyone safety should be top of …
Fun Facts and the History of Halloween Decorations

Fun Facts and the History of Halloween Decorations

Jun 3rd 2018
Enlightening and Frightening: The History Behind Today's Halloween Decorations! As soon as that first waft of autumn air hits, it happens. The annual fall ritual of Halloween and autumn de …
Couples Costume Ideas

Couples Costume Ideas

Jun 3rd 2018
Need a couples Halloween costume idea for that important Halloween party or event? Stumped as to which couples costume is right for you and your partner? In addition to the most popular couples Hallow …
Caring for Latex Items

Caring for Latex Items

May 29th 2018
CARING FOR LATEX ITEMSMany of the Halloween masks (and some costume components) made today are incredibly realistic. This is because they are made using a material called Latex. While the use of latex …
The History of Saint Patrick's Day

The History of Saint Patrick's Day

May 29th 2018
Whether you are Irish or not, you've likely participated in one form or another of celebrating on St. Patrick's Day. The wearing o' the green on March 17th has become an American ritual, along with …
Wig Care

Wig Care

May 29th 2018
WIG CARE & STYLING TIPS Today costume wigs are not only a part of everyday life for use on movie sets and stages, but they are a big part of dressing up for Halloween and other costume events. …

Mardi Gras: Let The Good Times Roll

May 29th 2018
Mardi Gras could arguably be considered the world's biggest party. What now has become an obvious pop culture sensation actually has its roots deeply imbedded in ancient history. A celebration that ha …
How to Create the Duck Dynasty Beard Look

How to Create the Duck Dynasty Beard Look

Jenna Maxwell May 14th 2018
Reality television has been set on fire by the crazy quackers of A&E's Duck Dynasty. These bayou dwelling rednecks have their own breed of practicality as well as charm. It also goes without saying …
How to Create a Scissorhands Makeup Look

How to Create a Scissorhands Makeup Look

Jenna Maxwell May 14th 2018
One of the most classic and beloved films created by director, Tim Burton is the movie Edward Scissorhands. Edward-- a shy, introverted creation of a since deceased inventor, is discovered one day …
How to Create a Grinch Makeup Look

How to Create a Grinch Makeup Look

Jenna Maxwell May 14th 2018
Dr. Seuss is one of the world's most beloved and well-known authors of children's literature. In 1957, Dr. Seuss introduced one of his more notorious characters to the world when he authored "How The …
How to Create a Ms Captain America Look

How to Create a Ms Captain America Look

Jenna Maxwell May 14th 2018
Captain America could arguably be the most patriotic of all the superheroes. Captain America was first seen as a lively, intentionally patriotic comic book character that was created in 1941 by Mar …
How to Create a Gothic Vampire Look

How to Create a Gothic Vampire Look

Jenna Maxwell May 14th 2018
Since the days of the ancients, legends have been told of nocturnal beings that stalked the darkness, causing death and destruction by drinking the life-blood of the living. Through the centuries …
How to Create a Katy Clown Look

How to Create a Katy Clown Look

Jenna Maxwell May 14th 2018
The clown historically is one of the oldest costume looks. During ancient times, clowns were known to be a revered part of the king's court, sometimes sought for advice and always looked to for ent …
How To Create an Epic Werewolf Look

How To Create an Epic Werewolf Look

Jenna Maxwell May 14th 2018
Legends and ancient folklore tell of a beast that could transform himself from normal human form into a wolf-like being known as a werewolf. Some werewolves could transform themselves at will. Othe …
How to Create a Princess Leia Costume Look

How to Create a Princess Leia Costume Look

Jenna Maxwell May 14th 2018
Creating a Princess Leia Costume Look A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away.... The theatrical premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters this December. However, i…