Period Costumes - Spring and Summer, 2014

Easter - April 20

passion play - OberammergauProbably the most famous Easter passion play is the one held in the Bavarian village of Obergammergau, Germany. This play,which runs through the summer and has been put on every 10 years for the past 400 years, depicts the last 5 days in the life of Jesus Christ and attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors.

Putting on a passion play or pageant this Easter? See our biblical costumes for perfect attire and accessories for the entire cast!



Summer's Coming - RenMed Fairs & Historic Re-Enactments

Renassaince coupleSummer is the season for Renaissance Fairs - Peasants, wenches, knights and nobility- this is the time to get the best selection of costumes or stock up on doublets, bodices, hose, hats, shoes and other ren-med accessories.

Another summer tradition - patriotic and military reenactments. Check out these colonial, revolutionary and civil war era costumes and accessories for any occasion!

Need some finishing touches for a costume you already have? Browse for authentic hats, wigs and historic boots and shoes to complete the look!

Upcoming events and holidays:

April 20 - Passover
April 20
- Easter
Aprl 21 - Patriot's Day
May 26 - Memorial Day
June 14 - Flag Day
July 4 - Independence Day

Storybook Costumes - Medieval and More

renaissance faerieWicked queens and Renaissance faeries, Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella and Snow White - the look of these familiar characters, is inspired by the attire of the 16th to 19th centuries, when most of these stories were written. We thought they were so special, we've given them a home of their own. Stop by FairyTaleCostumes.net for hundreds of  fairy tale costumes for adults and children, related accessories, fairy tale trivia and more!

 

Pet Costumes

Need a historic or Halloween costume for your dog? A Tri corner hat for your cat? Visit our sister site, BestDogCostumes.com for a great selection of awesome pet costumes!

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