Category: Fun

More people could be on the lookout for Alice in Wonderland fancy dress after the movie by Tim Burton won an Oscar for its costume design.

It seems as though the much-revered filmmaker's flicks always have an intriguing style about them and this may have something to do with regular collaborator Colleen Atwood.

She has worked on the costumes for all sorts of titles by Burton, including Ed Wood, Sweeney Todd and Planet of the Apes.

It is the third time Atwood has gone home from the Academy Awards with a trophy in this category – winning in 2003 for Chicago


Beyonce is a pro at knowing what to do to hit the headlines and a recent photoshoot that saw her put on fun fancy dress inspired by African tribes demonstrates this.

The singer has swapped her revealing stage outfits for a leopard-print top and woven clothes in a shoot for L'Officiel magazine.

It seems that the Crazy In Love singer has been having a lot of fun when hitting her fancy dress box, as she put on an elaborate headdress for one image, together with a strapless tribal-print dress.

This could encourage people to become more adventurous with


Putting on fun fancy dress outfits is a great way to raise money for charity and it seems people in Devon know this well.

On Saturday (May 21st 2011), locals will choose their favourite pirate fancy dress, animal costumes or Hollywood outfits on to take part in the Nightwalk event.

Ladies who want to do their bit to raise money for the North Devon Hospice and Macmillan Cancer Support are going to walk between Torrington, Bideford, Barnstaple and Braunton during the night.

It's a popular


People heading to Ireland could rummage through their collection of fun fancy dress for a pre-festival warm-up in Dublin on April Fools this year.

Anyone who is getting excited about the upcoming Sibin Festival in Dublin at the end of April is in for a treat as there will be a taster for the live music gig on April 1st 2011 at Sweeneys.

Fans of indie music can embrace their creative sides for the event as it's a special fancy dress night.

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Most girls dream about their wedding day but Fatboy Slim's sister took her fantasy to the extreme when she had an animal fancy dress do over the weekend.

Lois Cook, sister to the DJ Norman Cook – aka Fatboy Slim – decided to go for an alternative theme when she tied the knot with her fiance Bill Morrow at Brighton's Sea Life Centre.

They kept with the fishy trend, with the bride ditching the normal white dress for a prawn costume while her groom chose to come as a <a