Halloween costumes are normally worn on or around October 31 the day of Halloween, although with the all year round fancy dress party that we know today means that men’s halloween costumes are in demand througout the year. This year with Halloween being at the weekend, gives a great opportunity to have a Halloween costumes party.
The origins of the modern-day Halloween holiday originating in the Celtic pagan holiday of Samhain (in Christian times, the eve of All Saints Day). The custom of wearing costumes and masks at Halloween goes back to Celtic traditions of attempting to copy the evil spirits or placate them, In Scotland for instance where the dead were impersonated by young men with masked, veiled or blackened faces, dressed in white.
Dressing in Halloween Costumes became popular for Halloween parties in America in the early1900s, as often for adults as for children. The first mass-produced Halloween costumes appeared in stores in the 1930s when trick-or-treating was becoming popular in the USA before it eventually became a popular activity here in the UK during the 1980s.
Movies and comics, have created countless new mens halloween costume ideas , Halloween Jack (Jordan Boone) the fictional character created by Marvel first appeared as his normal self in Spiderman 2099 but soon found himself to be the main antagonist of the X Men 2099. During his appearances he underwent several transformations including scientist, Norse god and madman. The traditional Men’s Halloween costumes of vampires, pirates and ghosts have been replaced with characters from films such as The Dark Knight, the Friday the 13th series of films (creating ‘Jason Voorhees’), which were first created back in 1978 to cash in on the success of the movie Halloween, these films and many others allowing the development of fancy dress superhero costumes giving exact replicas of the costumes seen on screen. Batman, Superman, the Joker or Freddy Krueger to name a few fancy dress ideas from fancy dress ball for this years halloween fun and thrill packed Halloween party.
Halloween and fancy dress are like witches and broomsticks, you can’t have one without the other, so you’ve chosen the costume, now don’t forget to finish it off with the accessories form Blood and Gore for that blood curdling look, or visit our Halloween accessories range and create that memorable image sot you stand out from the crowd.
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Don’t forget to order early, this year has seen an unprecedented demand already for Men’s Halloween Costumes.