Patriotic Costumes – Dress-Up Fun for the Whole Family
Jul04

Patriotic Costumes – Dress-Up Fun for the Whole Family

Patriotic costumes are just as perfect for 4th of July cookouts as they are for Halloween, and they’re always good at creating fun family photo-ops. They’re also great for school- and church-sponsored plays and pageants, in case you’re looking to clothe an entire colonial classroom for President’s Day. Here are a few of our historical heroes, along with a few ways that you and your children can dress up just like them.  ...

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Using Costumes to Make Birthday Parties More Fun
Apr06

Using Costumes to Make Birthday Parties More Fun

Trick or treat isn’t the only time of year for costumes! In fact, every day of the year is great for dressing up – especially birthdays. Recently, Birthday Express launched a new series of photo booth kits that are great for creating fun and funny photo ops at parties. So, in this post, we’ll be taking a look at a few of our favorite costume themes that can make them even better. Pirate Costumes for Kids Birthday Express’ pirate photo...

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When They Grow Up: Careers & Occupations Dress-Up Ideas
Mar22

When They Grow Up: Careers & Occupations Dress-Up Ideas

What does your child want to be when they grow up? Do they want a job that lets them help other people, like a doctor or police officer, or do they want to go on fantastic adventures, like an astronaut or explorer? There’s no time like the present for a little pretend play! Here are our favorite ideas for different occupations-themed dress-up and costumes. You’ll find a quick costume guide for each one, as well as a few...

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Make your own Magic with Princess Costumes
Jan14

Make your own Magic with Princess Costumes

Whether it’s time for trick or treat, a birthday party, or a just a fun dress-up day, costumes are all about imagination. If your little girl wants to be a princess, for example, not only are there dozens of Disney Princesses to choose from, there are tons of ways to use accessories and other items to make them special. Here are a few of our very favorite Disney Princesses, along with some easy ideas that you can use to...

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Blast Off With Astronaut Costume Ideas for Kids!
Dec02

Blast Off With Astronaut Costume Ideas for Kids!

Normally, the sky’s the limit when it comes to a child’s imagination and dress-up, but we’re going above and beyond the sky this time! With Star Wars and Star Wars costumes for kids once again at the top of their popularity, we thought it would be fun to look at some more realistic space-themed costumes, too. After all, lots of children think about being astronauts when they grow up, and dressing up in costume is one way to make...

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Talent Show Costumes & Neighborhood Carnivals
Jul30

Talent Show Costumes & Neighborhood Carnivals

Looking for some summer activities to do with your kids? They won’t have to go back to school for a while yet, so make the most of their time at home! Organizing community talent shows and neighborhood carnivals are two great ways to have some summer family fun without needing an excuse. To give you the best party tips possible, we asked party expert Jen Dixon of Craft That Party for input – we provided the costumes, and she provided...

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Movie Star Dress-Up
Jun29

Movie Star Dress-Up

What little girl doesn’t love a mom and daughter day out? Sure, cupcakes might help, but the point still stands. Adding fun dress-up costumes to the mix makes the day even more memorable: we snapped these shots of a budding movie star out on the town with her mom. Life is better in costume every day, and girl time is no exception! Keep reading to see the photos from our movie star costume adventure! Is this not the cutest movie star...

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