Cure Frozen Fever with Princess Dress-Up!
Mar02

Cure Frozen Fever with Princess Dress-Up!

Whether it’s winter or summer, Disney’s Frozen is always in season. Elsa and Anna, the stars of the 2013 feature film as well the animated short, Frozen Fever, are already two of the most popular Disney Princesses of all time. Plus, with Frozen 2 on the way, the Frozen craze is only going to grow. If your daughter loves Anna and Elsa too, then dressing up with Frozen costumes is the best way to let her really transform into her...

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Enchant Your Child with Fairy Dress-Up
Feb16

Enchant Your Child with Fairy Dress-Up

Even if there’s no such thing as pixie dust, your daughter will find that all sorts of magic are possible when she dresses up with fairy costumes. Once your dress-up day starts, she’ll be swirling and twirling in her sparkly fairy costume all afternoon long. Here just a few dress-up themes and fairy costume ideas to get you and your child started on your own fantastic fairy adventure. Fairy Costumes and Dress-Up Ideas Fairy costumes...

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Wonder Woman Costumes and D.I.Y. Ideas for Kids
Jan11

Wonder Woman Costumes and D.I.Y. Ideas for Kids

Wonder Woman is a fighter for justice and all things noble. With her lasso of truth, weaponized tiara, magical sword and indestructible, bullet-deflecting bracelets, she has the strength and smarts to take down any bad guys standing in her way. She’s not just a superhero, though. Hailing from the mystical island of Themyscira, Wonder Woman is also known as Princess Diana, ruler of the Amazons. What’s more, in some story...

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Christmas Play and Pageant Costume Ideas for Kids
Dec11

Christmas Play and Pageant Costume Ideas for Kids

Last month, we let you know about ideas and tips for Thanksgiving costumes, and now it’s time to talk about another favorite holiday – Christmas! For children that love to dress up, any sort of costume can make great Christmas presents. Christmas-themed costumes are a little different, though, and if your little one is going to be part of a school or church pageant or play, you’ll need to somewhere to start. Here are a couple of...

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Free Printable Trick-or-Treat Halloween Masks
Oct17

Free Printable Trick-or-Treat Halloween Masks

Here’s a fun Halloween activity for kids that the whole family can participate in. Try making your own Halloween masks and see who can be the scariest! Once you’ve downloaded and printed your free Halloween mask templates – we recommend using thick paper like cardstock or photo paper – there are three simple steps to finish your D.I.Y. masks:   Color in your monster mask. Make it look like a classic movie...

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Spooky’s Tips: How to Have a Safe and Fun Family Halloween
Sep24

Spooky’s Tips: How to Have a Safe and Fun Family Halloween

    Meet our friend, Spooky! If you notice an adorable little mascot around CostumeExpress.com this Halloween, that’s who it is. Today, Spooky is here to share some top tips for having a fun and family-friendly Halloween, so that you and yours can get the most out of this year’s spookiest season.   For a fun family night, have a “superheroes’-night-in.” After everyone dresses up as their favorite...

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Top 10 Halloween Costumes for Toddlers
Aug17

Top 10 Halloween Costumes for Toddlers

Trick-or-treat is a favorite time of year for kids of all ages. If your little one is old enough to dress up and go out for their first Halloween, then here’s a list of suggestions. These are the Top 10 cutest Halloween costumes for toddlers this year. We’re also going to share a few quick costume styling tips and ideas for accessories that go with each look. Use them to make your child’s costume totally unique, or...

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Easy Minecraft Costume Ideas
Jul25

Easy Minecraft Costume Ideas

Ever since it came out, Minecraft has been one of the most popular video games in the world. Even in its unfinished alpha and beta versions, millions of people were playing it and streaming it on sites like Twitch and YouTube. It’s a huge hit with kids, too, and if the world of Minecraft has entered your household, you’re probably well aware that life-size LEGO bricks and monsters are an addicting combination. There’s no better...

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How 7 Awesome Moms Made Dress-Up an Everyday Activity
Jun26

How 7 Awesome Moms Made Dress-Up an Everyday Activity

Not only are dress-up and costumes great for busting that summer boredom, but imaginative play and make-believe have a host of healthy benefits for kids, too. Pretend play plays a huge role in children’s cognitive development and social skills, among other things. Plus, if your kids are running around the yard as they embrace their newfound roles as animals, superheroes, fairy princesses, pirates, or whatever it is that they want to...

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DIY Turtle Power: Making TMNT Costumes
May19

DIY Turtle Power: Making TMNT Costumes

A full-on TMNT costume is the best way to get a truly authentic look on Halloween, but building your own can be so much more fun, especially since you can make it into a parent-child activity. The big payoff comes when you see your son or daughter in a costume that they helped to imagine and create themselves! For our general guide to TMNT costumes and costume ideas, click here. Otherwise, if you’re interested in getting a few quick...

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