Types of Costumes

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Types of Costumes

There are many different types of costumes out there, and they're not just for Halloween anymore! If you want to dress up for a masquerade ball or a costume party, or you have a child who likes to play dress up, costumes can be a part of everyday life, and bring a lot of fun to any party or event.

Choosing Among Types of Costumes

When choosing the kind of costume you want to wear, consider the theme of the party or the tone you want to set with your attire. For Halloween, of course, the sky is the limit, but you'd wear a very different costume to a 1970's themed party than you would to, say, a ball where you're asked to dress like a Hollywood starlet.

For many occasions, however, you will have a wide range of options when it comes to considering how to dress. You might want to pick a costume that is the complete opposite of your everyday personality, or play up a feature or attribute that's part of your signature style.

No matter what types of costumes you wear or what the occasion is, you're sure to have fun perusing these options and coming up with an irresistible costume idea. Add in the right accessories and the perfect attitude for the part you're playing, and you'll not only have a great time but you will impress your friends with an unforgettable costume.

Whether you're looking for a classic costume that everyone will recognize or want to try something a little more obscure or unique, you're sure to find just what you're looking for here.

For specific characters, such as Tinkerbell, the Power Rangers, the Disney Princesses, movie characters, and various superheroes, please see Character and Superhero Costumes.

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Types of Costumes