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Creative Costumes is Closing its Doors.. Which Means Exciting Costume Offers!

This post is a little different to the kind we usually put out. We have some news for you, and if you’re a costume lover, it may give you mixed feelings! Here goes: Creative Costumes is finally closing down its doors after 25 years in the fancy dress costume business… and what a 25 years it has been! We can’t tell you how much joy it has brought us to be able to supply our party loving customers with the clothing to make their events as much fun as possible.

How to Costume like a Master

Costume parties have been going for centuries and there is absolutely no way they will be dying out anytime soon. What a shame it would be if they did! After all, costume parties are just one of the many things that keep humans living in the moment, not taking life...

Make Halloween 2019 a Scarefest to Remember

Halloween is always a whole heap of fun, and trick or treating is one of the best bits at Halloween… as is throwing a hell of a Halloween party. Since the goal is to terrorise your neighbourhood to the max, you’re going to want to do this in style. That means going...

Muck Up Day: How to Ring the final Bell in Year 12

  As the end of year 12 looms close, pastures new lay ahead… and they’re full of promise. Exciting times, right? Although it’s never easy to say goodbye to your school days and all the friends you’ve got used to seeing each day, adulthood beckons and it’s...

What’s Hot in Costumes for Halloween 2019?

Halloween seems to come around so quickly sometimes, and before you know it you’ve done all the traditional costumes to death… no pun intended! So then… how can you bring your A-game to your chosen Halloween bash this year? We suggest a little novelty and modern...

Celebrate Oktoberfest Melbourne…Rollicking Good Fun

Melbourne is a city that welcomes Oktoberfest with open arms, and there are so many options for celebrating it. You’ve got everything from outdoor festivals to German beer halls, local brewers and venues with an authentic German atmosphere.  It’s so much fun to...

How To Dress Oktoberfest Guide

When dressing for Oktoberfest it’s important to put some thought behind it in order to look the part and look your best! If you are planning to go to Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany or Melbourne, why don't you dress up in an Oktoberfest “Costume.” You can opt...

6 Foolproof Ideas To Create Your Own Super Hero

One thing is for sure… superheroes never get old, in any sense of the word! From the old-but-gold days of Superman to the modern days of Marvel and the Avengers, superheroes continue to spring up in droves, and their powers just keep on improving! It’s little wonder...

Is Reading Your Secret Power? Best Book Week Costume ideas…

With the many modern distractions and technologies of today, it’s important to keep children’s attention on the valuable traditional methods of learning, exploring the imagination and developing literary skills.  Every year in Australia, the...

How to Maximise the Fun Times in Melbourne this Winter

Here in Melbourne we love the winter. Seasonal changes bring changes in activities and as they say, variety is the spice of life! Melbourne is a city rich in culture and has a list of fun activities so long you would have a hard time trying them all - even as a...

5 Reasons Eurovision has a Massive Cult Following

              With the 64th edition of the world famous Eurovision Song Contest around the corner on 18th May in Tel Aviv (Israel), there are millions of people rubbing their hands together in anticipation. The contest still has such...

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How to Throw the Las Vegas Themed Party of the Century

  If you haven’t already ‘done Las Vegas’ in this lifetime, there’s no need to fly to the other side of the world.  A Las Vegas themed party is rich with fun and (somewhat clichéd) themes, that would make for a brilliant costume party! You can bring Las Vegas...

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Celebrate Game of Thrones with a Costume Party to Remember!

  Based on George R.R. Martin's brilliant books, the hugely popular, multi-season show Game of Thrones continues to reign supreme on screens all over the world. We simply cannot get enough of it! The myriad colourful characters with their fascinating quirks and...

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How to Have Fun with the Easter Bunny in Melbourne

Everybody is ready and willing to celebrate Easter, but does everybody know what the Easter Bunny has to do with it? Surprisingly few do, as the sole focus is often the chocolate… but who can blame them for that? However, in the name of tradition we’re going to not...

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Harry Potter Hits Melbourne.

Harry Potter Hits Melbourne.

Harry Potter hits Melbourne and fans will be fidgeting with glee at the news of the exclusive stage show at Melbourne’s Princess Theatre. The eighth story (eighteen years later) rocks in up in our beloved city; Harry Potter and The Cursed Child parts one and two will...

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Musical Movies are the Flavour of the Month

Musical Movies are the Flavour of the Month

Musical movies have long been popular, but in recent years they have taken on a whole new flavour. Cinemas are inundated with crowds who just can’t wait to be regaled with musical tales of their favourite artists, and the Box Office knows an opportunity when it sees...

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5 Of the World’s Best Parties for Your Bucket List

The world is chock-full of festivals and parties. You could never run out of options, but as is the same in all areas of life, not all parties are created equal. If you’re the type who appreciates peak experiences, do yourself a favour and make a commitment to attend...

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How to Costume like a Master

Costume parties have been going for centuries and there is absolutely no way they will be dying out anytime soon. What a shame it would be if they did! After all, costume parties are just one of the many things that keep humans living in the moment, not taking life...

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Celebrate Valentines Day in costume.

The key element here is costume fun, but in new ways. If you’re cozily coupled up, we’ve got ideas to celebrate Valentines Day. If you’re trying to win him or her over, we know what to do. If you’re single… no worries! By the end of the night you may not be, but...

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Summer Festivals Near Melbourne: Be inspired!

So 2019 is around the corner and it promises to be a lot of fun – on the music festival front at least! Next year is already chock-full of exciting Summer festivals from the last days of this year onward. As always, a festival is an opportunity to bring out your wild...

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve Melbourne 2018 Costume Style

That time of year is coming around again… the evening when everyone feels most free to let their hair down and celebrate the highs of a year gone by, coupled with the promise of the year that is about to start. Melbourne is no stranger to parties, and you can find...

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Get into the Christmas Spirit in Melbourne

Melburnians love a celebration, so you can imagine how much fun Christmas will be in this city. If you haven’t been fortunate enough to experience this first hand yet, it’s never too late… and 2018 is a fantastic year to start. This December, Melbourne is brimming...

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