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Animal costumes are without question an evergreen at any carnival party. Often people wear costumes which are classics, such as big cat, gorilla, bee or cow. But with these animal costumes it is very likely that you won’t stand out … Continue reading
If you’ve been to the alpine regions of Europe, you may have heard about the folklore of the mythical creatures called Krampus. The Krampus masks and costumes draw inspiration from a mythical creature, which are bringing screams and nightmares in … Continue reading
Looking for a scary accessory suited for halloween? If so, a skull mask might be something for you. Skull masks were used ever since the Aztecs, where they were regarded as war trophies. Later, they were passed on to other … Continue reading
A recent news piece reporting that the notorious ‘obama-robber’ got caught after raiding seven bank branches in Austria and Bavaria made me write this short article. In my humble opinion, a mask depicting Barrack Obama is an cool way of … Continue reading
Since ancient times animal masks were used in various culture groups for ritual and religious acts. Nowadays, such masks are used as costume or costume accessories for events such as carnival, stag nights or theme parties. Also, the usage for … Continue reading
The carnival is the most well known event in the belgian city of Binche, and as such even mentioned by the UNESCO. It’s history dates back to the 14th century and features vibrant dresses with masks. In 2011, a brilliant … Continue reading
Who says “monkey business” is a bad thing? Think again! This may not exactly be a costume you can wear yourself, but anyways it is somewhat funny.