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Costume Ideas for the Party Animals

costume ideas for the party animals

Does the party start when you walk through the door? Are you the one that everyone refers to as the life of the party? Well, it's time to dress the part! This year for Halloween we have some great costume ideas to help you be the party animal that everyone says you are. What kind of party animal are you, though? Are you fierce like a cat, or chill like a fish? Do you have a lot of energy like a dog, or do you stay calm like a bird flying through the sky? Are you mysterious like a unicorn, or a mascot type team player? No matter what animal you are on the inside, we have the perfect costume to help bring it out.

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How to Throw a Kids' Renaissance Party

Renaissance Party

 

Hear ye, hear ye, all ye little knights and ladies of the round table! 'Tis the season for Renaissance festivals, and wouldn't it be fun to host a Renaissance playdate or party?  We'll share loads of ideas for DIY castles, dress-up costumes, activities, and delicious Renaissance-themed snacks and treats.  It's time for wizards, dragons, knights, fairies, and more to have a...

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How to Create an Elegant Gothic Halloween Tablescape

Gothic Halloween Table Setting

Orange and black are great, but sometimes you want something a little spicier for a Halloween decor theme! Red, silver, and black, offer just the right amount of "different," while still instantly providing a spooky tone for any Halloween get-together. Throw in some crows and bats and spiders (-- oh, my!) And you will have the perfect, classic, elegent, gothic tablescape. Let the photo...

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How to Throw a Game of Thrones Viewing Party [Printables]

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Translation: "Would you like to throw a Game of Thrones viewing party?"  Well, brace yourselves...the season four premiere is coming this Sunday, April 6th! With a few easy tips and tricks you can throw your own Game of Thrones viewing party. All you need is our beautiful Westeros decorations, printable wine and beer labels, a small selection of tasty delicacies from the realm, and a few unique DIY character costume ideas.

 

Step 1: Choose some epic Westeros decorations

An easy to use stone wall backdrop sets the perfect mood for a GOT viewing party. This lightweight backdrop is made of plastic and can quickly be applied to any surface with clear masking tape. A spooky skull and crusader shield and sword create the appearance of recently won (and lost) battles for the Seven Kingdoms.  Your guests will feel as though they are swearing fealty to royalty at King's Landing or visiting what remains of House Stark at Winterfell.


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Traditional St. Patrick's Day Food and Drink Ideas

 

Tradition St. Patrick's Day Inspired Meal

 

Modern St. Patrick's Day has a bit of a...rep-beer-tation, shall we say? Since that aspect of the holiday gets plenty of press, we thought we'd explore some other traditions of the yummy variety. We fused the classic and the modern, creating 4 tradition inspired Irish recipes, including ones that are gluten free and paleo friendly. We also concocted 4 modern Irish drink recipes, because not all St Patty's Day celebrations need...

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How to Throw a Mardi Gras Masquerade Party

Mardi Gras lands on March 4th this year.  While that doesn’t give you much time to make travel arrangements to New Orleans, you do have plenty of time to prepare your house for your own personal celebration. Mardi Gras, also called Fat Tuesday, is widely accepted as the one last big bash to eat, drink, and be merry before the season of Lent begins, a time when observers of the holiday typically fast and cut back on indulgences. (For us at HalloweenCostumes.com, it’s just one more excuse to dress up!)

 


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