Fancy Dress Essentials: A How-To Guide
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Fancy Dress Essentials: A How-To Guide

A great way to liven up any party, Fancy Dress is guaranteed to help get friends, family members, and guests into the celebratory spirit. No matter whether it's dressing up as your favourite film character, an adorable wild animal, or even as your beloved icon, taking part in Fancy Dress can be a lot of fun. Even if most of the things you'll need aren't already in your possession, here at The Range our handy guide is here to help bring together your extravagant ensemble in style.


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The Occasion:

From birthdays to stag do's, New Year celebrations to University get-together's, fancy dress is a fun-loving way to celebrate in style. Great not only for little kids, the possibilities really are endless when it comes to showing off your style. Planning your own party? Why not make sure you bring a splash of colour to your surroundings with party essentials such as napkins, balloons, and even themed table covers. If you're still struggling to think of a theme, why not check out our extensive selections for inspiration!

create your own fancy dress


No fancy dress ensemble would be complete without accessories! From face paints to DIY embellishments such as sequins, the key to ensuring your outfit shines is to be creative.

If you're a little strapped for cash or just love to craft, why not opt for making your own? Check out our extensive selections of glitter, ribbons, and sewing essentials for more inspiration.

After something a little more vibrant? Why not liven up your look with help from Neon must-have's such as the Glow Party Glowing Glasses, Glow Glasses, Glow Bracelets and Glow Cap to ensure you're not missed, even after dark!

Our Top Ideas:

Unsure on what to opt for when it comes to your next fancy dress party? Here are our Top suggestions and some handy accessories to help you on your way to stand-out stardom!

1. Tiger - With help from the Yellow Face Paint, Light Brown Face Paint, and Black Face Paint, you can be sure to sink your claws into a look that's sure to stand out in true wild style.

2. Superhero - Got a youngster that's looking to save the day in style? Why not opt for the action-ready Superhero Masks.

3. Enchanting Princess - No fairytale fantasy would be complete without help from the stunning Snow Princess Dress.

4. Fairy - Liven up any party by adding a splash of colour to your ensemble by using the Fairy Dress Up Set for a truly magical look.


To learn more about how to create the perfect fancy dress outfit, check out our face painting tips in the Face Painting Essentials: A How-To Guide.


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