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Freshers’ Week is around the corner, and although it’s universally called Freshers’ Week, it’s more like 2 weeks of non-stop partying, meeting new people and dressing up! That’s right Freshers’ week is known for themed parties and fancy dress clubbing. We know it’s like to be a student and living on a shoestring budget ain’t always easy, so we have decided to put together some great fancy dress buys for under £15.  No matter what the theme we have something for you so there’s absolutely no excuse why you shouldn’t get involved. Here are some of our favourite bargain costume ideas.

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Celebrate Independence Day wherever you are! Whilst there are big parades and Firework displays in America, many people around the world also take the opportunity to join in the celebrations.  Expect to find many bars and restaurants across London, hosting themed events and American style menus.  Whether you’re American or not, it’s a great excuse to dress up and party and at Escapade we have all the outfit inspiration you’ll need!

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Many people are asking themselves, why did Batman pick a fight with Superman? Of all the people he could have chosen, he decided to go head to head with The Man of Steel! Believe us or not, we actually found Batman’s diary with a list of his rivals, which could potentially be movies to expect within the next few years.

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Thinking about dressing up this St. Patrick’s day? We have compiled our favourite St. Patrick’s day fancy dress costumes, alongside some random St. Paddy’s day facts!

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Historical movie memorabilia including the original Willy Wonka costume worn by Gene Wilder in the 1971 film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory will be going up for auction this coming July.

While a plethora of items from the iconic 1971 film are set to fall under the gavel the undisputed showpiece of the auction is Gene Wilder’s Willy Wonka signature costume. The outfit consists of a purple velvet frock coat, camelhair and wool slacks, violet lame vest and a satin bow tie. The outfit which rightfully deserves it place on a pedestal amongst the most iconic costumes in cinematic history is currently on a tour around the USA and it is estimated that it will sell for around $120,000.

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