Posts by Thomas Lokhorst

Unique DIY Flapper Costume Ideas

by |September 11, 2013

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The classic flapper costume has always been a popular choice for ladies. The look first appeared in the 1920s and since then women have been wearing these sparkly dresses to parties at the speakeasy or to Great Gatsby themed gatherings. They also make great choices for Halloween and with this most awesome of holidays getting closer, you may want to take your classic flapper costume and kick it up a notch to achieve a more unique look. Below are three ideas on how to boost your flapper costume from normal to extraordinary!



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DIY: Walter White / Heisenberg Breaking Bad Costume

by |August 8, 2013


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UPDATED: September 14, 2015


“You clearly don't know who you're talking to, so let me clue you in: I am not in danger, Skyler. I am the danger. A guy opens...

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DIY: Action Comics Superman Costume

by |June 13, 2013

Superman has had a lot of looks over the years but one of his most recent was when he ditched the spandex and tights for something a little more casual. In a reboot of Action Comics in 2011 it was revealed that one of Superman’s first costumes was a simple look of Clark Kent in a t-shirt and jeans. But to make sure that we knew it was Superman he kept his iconic red cape.


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So this Halloween if you’re looking for a simple DIY Superman costume straight from...

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DIY: Daenerys Targaryen Game of Thrones Costume

Being a member of the Targaryen clan is not an easy thing, especially if you’re the last surviving member- talk about pressure! As that last member, Daenerys Targaryen is on a mission to reclaim the Iron Throne for her family’s legacy. With the help of the Dothraki and her maturing dragons Dany will do all she can to gain control of the Seven Kingdoms, and she’ll do it looking fabulously fierce all the while.


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Top 5 Sexy Comic Book Villainesses

by |January 24, 2013
Categories: Costume Guides

“I’m not bad. I’m just drawn that way.”

How do you make a superhero fall to their knees? Hint: It works better than kryptonite or the Muramasa blade. Can you guess it? It is a sexy super villain. Time and time again we see our caped crusaders fall victim to various femme fatales who quite often get further in their plans than their male counterparts. But it takes more than a little black leather and a bad attitude to become a true super villainess and these ladies below...

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How to Throw a James Bond Party

by |November 9, 2012
Categories: Costume Guides

It seems like it has been forever since we last saw everyone’s favorite super spy James Bond save the world for Queen and country, but on November 9th we get to go on yet another adventure with the release of "Skyfall". To celebrate the release of this new movie, and also of the 50th anniversary of the James Bond series, it is only fitting to throw a classy party. To help you along with your spy themed party, here are some tips on costumes, decorations, music, drinks and games to play.


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