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Pirates – If I be a pirate…

Pirate Costume
Nothing stirs the blood and gets the heart racing so much as a good pirate story. Reading or watching as the bold, daredevil pirate bridges the watery gap between his own ship and the one he is attacking by swinging on a rope and landing with ease on the deck of his victim’s vessel is exciting to say the...

Easter Time

Easter Bunny
If Halloween is the holiday which celebrates the autumn season, and all the spooky associations that the end of the year, the shortening of the days, and the withering of summer's life has, then Easter is in many ways its opposite. Celebrating the fresh life and brightness of Spring, Easter is a cheerful holiday, which most people think of...

Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time is one of the most anticipated movies of 2010. Based on wildly popular Prince of Persia video game the movie tells the story of Dastan, a poor street orphan in 6th century Persia. Dastan is adopted by the king of Persia after he displays courage in a fight which the king sees....

Miley Cyrus

knight
Miley Cyrus is the daughter of 80's one hit wonder Billy Ray Cyrus whose single "Achy Breaky Heart" was one of the most well known singles of the decade and is still used as a pop culture reference today.  In 2009 Miley Cyrus was named number 29 on Time's list of the most influential people in the world. Time...

60s Costumes

There are a lot of really fun 60's Halloween costumes for everyone ranging from small kids to older adults. The 60's were a time of social upheaval and the creation of a visible subculture, so you can choose from mainstream icons and 60's style figures like Twiggy to dress up as or you can go the opposite way and...

iCarly

Resident Evil: Afterlife
iCarly is one of the first kids shows to embrace modern society and reflect the everyday technology friendly lives of teens and tweens.  iCarly is a  TV show about Carly Shay, played by Miranda Cosgrove. Carly is a teen who has her own popular webcast show talking about issues that teens face and having adventures with her friends which...

50’s Costumes

If you're looking for some inspiration to come up with a great costume this Halloween try going back to the 50s to find a  great costume idea that you haven't done before. 50s costumes are always fun for Halloween.  Whether you were alive in the 50s and want to take a walk down memory lane or just want to...

Yo Gabba Gabba

yo gabba gabba costume
Nick Jr, a subset of the Nickelodeon TV channel that has programming directed towards younger kids, became a force to be reckoned with in the children's TV world when it started airing Yo Gabba Gabba in 2007. Almost immediately upon airing the show became a hit. Kids instantly loved the unique mix of programming styles that were all incorporated...

Super Mario Bros

As soon as you hear the familiar music kick in you will instantly recognize the game. Super Mario Bros is one of the best- selling video games of all time, so it's no wonder why kids have started dressing up as characters from Super Mario Bros for Halloween more and more. Adults also have embraced the Super Mario Bros...

Renaissance Costumes

Michael Jackson
Renaissance costumes are always a lot of fun for Halloween. If you want to really get the chance to live as someone else for a night dressing up in Renaissance costumes is a great way to transform yourself into a denizen of the past for an evening.  Renaissance costumes usually contain replicas of styles worn during the Renaissance period...