21 Baby Girl Costumes Parents Will Adore

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It’s a well known fact that one of the perks of having an adorable baby girl is playing fancy dress up. These baby girl costumes are perfect for Halloween and special occasions. We have monsters, we have unicorns, and we have butterflies… Which one will look the cutest on your princess?

1. Rubie’s Costume Pinky Winky Monster Costume

Monster Baby Girl Costume

Rubie’s Costume know their stuff when it comes to kids’ costumes and they’ve not disappointed with this adorable Pinky Winky Monster Costume. With so much going on in the costume, curious minds will be kept entertained for hours.

Every element of the costume is made with baby-friendly soft materials, even the big googly eyes! That means that your baby can play with the horns, the ears, the bowtie, the teeth and the padded feet as if the costume itself was one big toy.

The main body is made of extra snuggly soft fur, perfect for little baby cuddles. Bright and vibrant colours encourage your baby to explore the costume and will transform her into the most adorable monster you have ever seen!

2. Rubie’s Costume Precious Wabbit Costume

Pink Rabbit Baby Girl Costume

Could anything possibly be cuter than a baby in a bunny costume? Yes, and we’ve found it! It’s a baby in a bunny costume with a carrot shaped rattle. We can’t get enough of this costume, it ticks all of the cute boxes. Made with super soft chenille and flannel it’s gentle on a baby’s skin while also giving the perfect fluffy bunny look.

The gingham patches remind us picnic blankets in the countryside and the ribbon tied in a bow completes the country look. The costumes comes with a separate headpiece adorned with enormous floppy ears and a big white pompom.

This wabbit costume comes in two shades of pink, but what we’re most excited about is that they do a matching boy’s costume in blue. If you’ve not got your own baby boy we strongly suggest you find a friend who does, because a double precious rabbit duo would be the cutest thing in the world.

3. StylesILove Snow White Baby Girl Costume

Snow White Baby Girl Costume

We love this Snow White inspired costume because it can be used for so many different occasions. Kids are going to love it as a go-to costume in a dressing up box, and yours is sure to be the favourite play-date house if you’ve got this little number tucked away.

It would also be the perfect costume for Halloween as it’s instantly recognisable as a character costume. The real story of Snow White is really quite dark as well, so it would be the idea for a cute-but-not-so-cute costume on Halloween. For those that don’t read into their costumes quite as much as we do, it goes down well as a classic and adorable princess costume for little girls.

StylesILove know how quickly your little ones grow and so they have included ‘grow with me’ buttons which allow you to adjust the fit of the jumpsuit. That means that this won’t be a one-time wear kind of costume, but you can keep it on hand for any and all fancy dress occasions.

4. InCharacter Baby Girls’ Lil’ Monster Costume

Monster Baby Girl Costume

The best thing about this monster costume is that it’s cute but not in the same standard cute way as many of the other monster costumes on our list. We love this monster because it’s goofy. It’s a little bit cross-eyed and has the monster version of buck-teeth, and we think that’s just hilarious.

It’s made with three different materials which will keep you curious baby exploring the costumes long fluffy purple fur, silky arm fur and smooth pink feet. The booties are separate from the jumpsuit and have non-slip bottoms, some your little girl can totter around without slipping and sliding.

The jumpsuit also has snaps all the way down the legs for quick and easy diaper change, so your little monster can spend more time goofing around.

5. Carter’s Baby Butterfly Costume

Butterfly Baby Girl Costume

 

This adorable butterfly costume by Carter’s will be sure to melt hearts at any family gathering. It’s made with your baby’s comfort in mind and the whole jumpsuit is made from a soft fleecy material in one single piece.

You don’t need to worry about the headpiece falling off or getting lost as it’s attached to the jumpsuit, which makes it extra warm and cuddly for your little one. The zippered front makes this costume easy to take on and off and it’s machine washable so any spillages and stains can be easy washed out without having to scrub them out over the kitchen sink.

What we love about this costume is the simplicity and comfort of the design and the choice of colours, which are varied without being too garish.

6. InCharacter Baby Girls’ Little Red Riding Hood Costume

Little Red Riding Hood Baby Girl Costume

This is the perfect dress-up costume for any little girl and we can’t get enough of all the details that make this costume so special. The all-important red hooded cape features an adorable bow that hides the neck fastening so can be removed easily if your little one is getting hot.

Your little one will be instantly recognizable as Little Red Riding Hood with the hood attached, but without it this costume doubles as an adorable old-fashioned dress and apron. The gingham hem and big puffy sleeves make this even cuter, and the apron and skirt almost gives the impression of a little chef!

The overall look is definitely one of a mini German maiden, especially with the little black booties. However you choose to dress this costume, with or without the cape, we’re certain your little girl will melt hearts!

7. Rubie’s Deluxe Baby Berry Costume

Strawberry Baby Girl Costume

We’re glad that this costume comes in sizes up to two years old because we want to see as many kids dressed up as berries as possible – not just the babies! If you thought your baby girl couldn’t get any sweeter then think again!

You’ll just want to eat her up in this super sweet berry tunic. This is the perfect dress up costume for warmer months as it doesn’t have any sleeves or bottoms – the tights featured in the picture don’t come with the costume. We think it would be the ideal costume for an Easter party, just as spring is in the air and everyone is getting excited for summer.

Equally, it would be a great costume for a harvest festival at school or at church, and your kid is sure to be the cutest on stage dressed as a big red strawberry!

8. California Costumes Baby Doll Costume

Women Doll Baby Girl Costume

Have you ever dreamed of having your own real life doll that will actually play with you? This great costume by California Costumes takes you one step closer to your fantasy with this adorable baby doll costume.

Not only will you enjoy dressing your little girl up as a rag doll, but she’ll love all the attention and she’s bound to enjoy playing the part of your very own doll. We love the kookiness of this particular costume. It’s not your typical cutesy doll costume and we think the combination of pink and black will make your girlie one look like a little rock chick!

The stripy legs and arms and the wild rag-doll hair all add to this devil-may-care look, which we think is breath of fresh air compared to the majority of little girl costumes. If you’re raising a rock and roll chica who still loves to dress up, we can’t recommend this costume enough!

9. DC Comics Supergirl Costume

Supergirl Baby Girl Costume

It’s 2017 and being a superhero is no longer just for boys. In fact, it’s no longer just for adults – meet the new super baby! This costume is officially liscened by DC Comics so when you buy this adorable outfit you’re getting the real deal.

It’s easy for everyone in the family to join the super hero party as you can also buy superhero costumes of baby boys, children and of course grown-ups! So there’s no excuse for not dressing up as a family for the next big fancy dress party.

Your little girl will love this costume because it’s made just like her usual baby-grow, with poppers for easy diaper changes. The only addition is the tutu, which is made from soft material and is perfect for your supergirl.

The headband is an optional extra but we think it is the cherry on this superhero cake and isn’t going to leave anyone in any doubt as to who is the super baby around here!

10. InCharacter Baby Pink Elephant Costume

Pink Elephant Baby Girl Costume

This costume comes in four sizes ranging from 0-24 months so you’re sure to find the perfect fit for your own little pink elephant. The jumpsuit is made of extra soft material that is going to make you want to cuddle your bubba all day long. The headpiece is detachable and features those enormous ellie ears and a plush stuffed ellie trunk.

We love the addition of a mini silk hat on top of the headpiece as well, it’s too cute! Your baby will be kept warm and cosy with the booties, which have skid resistant feet so you don’t need to worry about your little one slipping and hurting herself.

InCharacter have included a zippered front, which makes this costume easy to take on and off, so you can dress your little one up at a moment’s notice!

11. InCharacter Baby Blossom Costume

Flower Baby Girl Costume

There’s so much going on with this costume that we don’t know where to start describing it! It looks like you have a whole garden rolled in to one adorable costume, there’s even a little bumble bee buzzing around!

The vibrant colours and different textures will be a big hit with your baby and her friends, who can spend time investigating all the different parts of the costume. The main jumpsuit is made of plush green fabric with poppered legs which make for quick diaper changes.

The separate booties come complete with flowery ruffles and non-slip soles, perfect for your busy little bee. The headpiece is the showstopper of this costume, and not only features enormous pink petals but also a soft central yellow band to keep it secure on your baby’s head.

We think this is the perfect costume for an Easter or spring-time celebration, but that’s no reason not to dress your little one up at any other occasion too!

12. Baby Tutu Set with Fairy Wings and Headband

Fairy Tutu Baby Girl Costume

Let your baby become a beautiful fairy princess with this classic pink fairy costume set. It’s all you need for a cheap and cheerful fairy costume that is quick and easy to take on and off. Instead of having to wrestle your bubba into a jumpsuit you can simply slip on the pink tutu over your little one’s diaper.

The fairy wings come complete with sequin arm straps for an extra touch of sparkle and the headband is adorned with an pretty oversized flower with diamante centre – just perfect for your little fairy princess.

We think this would be the perfect outfit for a professional photoshoot, why not get some snaps done for your daughter’s first birthday? Your friends and family will love the gift of a photo of your adorable little girl dressed up as a fairy princess!

13. InCharacter Baby This Lil’ Piggy Costume

Lil' Piggy Baby Girl Costume

This lil’ piggy went to market, this lil’ piggy stayed at home, this lil’ piggy had a great costume, this lil’ piggy has none. That’s how the old nursery rhyme goes, right? We think it should anyway! This awesome costume will have you snorting with laughter as your little one squeals with happiness.

It’s made from a thinner material than many other costumes featured on our list, which means that it’s great for warm summer days and sunny picnics. But what’s also great is that you can easily layer up clothes underneath the jumpsuit, so your little one can look fabulous and stay warm in all seasons.

InCharacter have fitted this out with both a zipper and snaps, so a costume has never been easier to put on and take off. The headpiece is attached to the jumpsuit meaning it’s extra cosy and comfy for your little oinker!

14. Mixmax Crochet Mouse Costume

Micky Mouse Baby Girl Costume

Based on everyone’s favourite Disney mouse, this adorable costume combines simplicity with old-fashioned materials and techniques to create a unique and heart-meltingly cute outfit. We love the fact that this is made from a genuine wool blend and crocheted just like grandma used to do.

You can even pretend that you knitted it yourself – we won’t tell if you don’t! It’s super soft and cosy against your newborn’s skin and still allows a full range of movement for wriggly tots. We really enjoy the little details that take this outfit to the next level – like including a knitted diaper attached to the skirt, as well as a knitted mouse tail poking out the back.

For us, it’s the red booties with their white buttons that crank the cuteness level into overdrive!

15. Toddler Minnie Mouse Costume

Mouse Baby Girl Costume

Once your little one has grown out of their mini mouse costume they can continue the fun with this toddler-sized Minnie costume! It features all hallmarks of the famous Disney character, with polkadot skirt, puffy sleeves and peter pan collar.

The outfit even comes complete with a headband with ears and polkadot bow attached. What’s great about this costume is that it’s a timeless character that kids and adults alike can recognise, so your little girl will be a hit with everyone at the party!

Why not find a friend with a Mickey Mouse costume and make a dress up duo with the kids? Any costume pair that cute is guaranteed to win a fancy dress competition!

16. A&J Design Supergirl Tutu Costume

Supergirl Baby Girl Costume

This is the second superman style costume featured on our list but we just couldn’t leave it off. We love the mix of classic superman colours with a tutu and sparkly headband. It goes to show that supergirls don’t have to dress is pink but can still look fabulous and save the world!

The eyecatching colours will make your little lass stand out as a superhero, and everyone will love the little girly additions to the iconic superman design. The outfit itself is made with comfort in mind, just like your usual babygrow, with snap buttons for easy diaper changes and removal.

This costume can be worn all day long by your bubba without getting in the way of her learning and play. While she might forget how adorable she looks, you won’t be able to take your eyes of your little supergirl in her awesome outfit.

17. InCharacter Baby Itty Bitty Lady Bug Costume

Lady Bug Baby Girl Costume

This costume by InCharacter will have your friends and family coo’ing over the cuteness of your bubba and everyone will want a photo with the Itty Bitty Lady Bug! Its soft material is gentle and comfy for your baby and the separate headpiece and booties mean that it’s easy to put on and take off.

The antennas on the headpiece will have you in stitches as they wobble to and fro while your little one totters around on her non-slip booties.

The wings are attached to the main jumpsuit and are made of the same soft and flexible material as the antennas, so even lying on her back your little one won’t be bothered by her big lady bug wings.

18. Princess Paradise Baby Girls’ Laura The Lamb

Sheep Lamb Baby Girl Costume

We’re not exactly sure who exactly Laura the Lamb is, but we think she’s pretty damn cute and we love this costume! You’ll be drowning in compliments from other parents when your little girl rocks up in the costume.

It would be perfect for a nativity play or any other performance which features sheep and needs an injection of cuteness. It’s just as good for halloween or any other dress up day, and we love the originality of the materials used.

Instead of the standard plush fluff, Princess Paradise have opted for a more sheep-like material for the wool, and supersoft peachy patches for the belly, feet and ears. While the costume does look a little bit like you could use it as a bath mat, the overall effect is definitely unique and decidedly ‘sheepy’!

19. InCharacter Baby’s Precious Peacock Costume

Peacock Baby Girl Costume

While this costume is technically of a male peacock, we thought it was just too fabulous to leave off of our baby-girl costume list. What little girl wouldn’t want to dress as flamboyantly as this? The bright colours and different textures of this costume make it great for curious little ones who will take great enjoyment playing with all the different parts of the costume.

There’s a real mix of materials used in this costume, from the green felt comb on the head to the non-slip dots on the feet. Both the booties and the giant tail are removable which is handy as we can see a baby getting tired of tottering around with a peacock’s tail attached to her bum, even if it is soft and lightweight.

The jumpsuit is made of soft material which will keep your baby warm and comfy all day long, and with a zippered closure as well as legs snaps, it’s easy to pop of and off at the drop of a hat.

20. InCharacter Pretty Little Pirate Costume

Pirate Baby Girl Costume

No longer are pirate costumes reserved for little boys – here comes a swashbuckling rasclette in her Pretty Little Pirate costume! This costume is perfect for Halloween, although we can’t promise your little lady will be scaring many people in this costume, more likely making them melt with her cuteness!

What makes this costume so fabulous is all the piratey details – it’s made of one main jumpsuit with all the details sewn in, so you don’t have to worry about adding any extra details. It’s got ruffles, gold trim, lace, a waistcoat and even a jabot (the ruffle around the neck).

The headscarf is separate and adds an extra layer of swashbuckling piratey-ness that we love.

21. InCharacter Girls’ Magical Unicorn Costume

Magical Unicorn Baby Girl Costume

Bring the magic of fairytales to life with this outrageuoslly adorable Magical Unicorn costume by InCharacter. It’s got everything you could want from a unicorn costume, and combines great design with comfort and practicality.

The separate headpiece comes complete with a shocking pink horsey mohawk, little unicorn ears and of course the all important magic horn. With leg snap openings it’s super easy to change your baby’s diaper without having to remove the whole costume, just slip off the removable booties (did you notice the magical non-slip stars on the bottom?) and you’re good to go.

Your baby is sure to turn heads at the next fancy-dress party with this adorable costume!

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20 Fancy Dress Up Wigs You Have To See

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Do you have a costume party approaching fast? Me neither, I just want to wear dress up wigs and run around. You don’t judge me and I won’t judge you. Now without further ado, let’s find the dream wig you’ve been looking for:

1. Rubie’s Costume Characters Caveman Beard And Set Wig

Dress Up Caveman Beard and Wig

We’re jumping at the deep end with this crazy beard and wig combo that will transport you back to the days of the caveman as soon as you pull it out the box. There’s so much hair going on in this wig that we advise you style it before fitting on your head, as it can be quite a lot of hair to tackle once it’s on!

This wig not only comes in brown but is also available in black, and comes in ‘one-size-fits-most’. This would be a great costume for Halloween as it can be easily paired with a cheap cloth or bed sheet and still create a really unique and amusing costume.

Although this wig and beard is technically for a caveMAN we think it would be even more hilarious to see a bearded cavewoman strolling around at a party – why not give it a try!

2. Afro Disco Hippie Wig

Disco Afro Dress Up Wig

Get your groove on with this funtastic disco afro wig from United States of Oh My Gosh. It’s the perfect wig to cause a stir at a 70s themed fancy dress party, but would go down just as well at Halloween or for an 80s or disco themed party. Warning: this hair is BIG.

Luckily though, the elasticated head binding means that it fits both men and women and can even fit teens and kids too – so why not get the whole family kitted out in their own enormous afro wig? It also comes in two colours, ‘black’ (more of a dark chocolate brown) and ‘brown’ (a lighter, mousier brown) so you can mix and match with friends or family.

Dress it up with your favourite funky clothes for an instant blast from the past!

3. Simplicity Full Length Long Wavy Party Wigs

Long Curly Hair Dress Up Wig

Simplicity offer a large range of wigs in different styles and lengths but our favourite is this dark brown full length wig because it offers a stylish haircut that you can whip on and off in an instant. Forget about hours of washing, blowdrying, curling and straightening, this wig has it all in one handy package.

The smooth and shiny locks will turn heads at any party, be it a fancy dress do or a sophisticated dinner party. All the work is done for you, with a cute side fringe flowing into gentle waves and ending in bouncy curls which will stay in all night long – guaranteed!

Included in the box is a free wig cap which helps to make this Simplicity wig so comfortable that you can wear it all day long without getting an itchy scalp or damaging your hair.

It’s also incredibly easy to wash and maintain, simply brush out tangles like you would your natural hair and it can be washed by submerging in cold water and shampoo. Simple!

4. SNL Garth Algar Wig

Funny Garth Wig And Glasses Dress Up

Recreate your favourite Wayne’s World scenes with this fluffy Garth Algar wig which is 90’s all over. If you’ve not seen Wayne’s World then don’t worry, all you need to do is throw on a pair of thick black rimmed glasses, play some air guitar and say ‘dude’ a lot.

This wig is official licensed as a Saturday Night Live accessory, and it even comes with those classic Garth glasses, so you’re one step closer to the perfect costume. Dig out an old plaid shirt and you’ll be ready to rock and roll Wayne’s World style.

Even if you’re not a fan of the sketches or the film, this wig is pretty versatile, you could even pass as a woman with these luscious locks! With a spare pair of nerdy glasses this package is the costume that can be reinvented and reused for many different costumes.

5. Rainbow and Pink Mohawk Wig

Stylish Rainbow Mohawk Dress Up Wig

 

You bring the party to any social gathering when you wear this vibrant and crazy rainbow mohawk wig by Rhode Island Novelty. While it’s not made for a specific character or costume, it’s easy to dress up this wig for any occasion. It would be perfect for a punk-themed party as the bright colors and mohawk are typical of the punk era hairstyles.

It would also be great for an LGBT+ event, where any color of the rainbow is welcomed to show your support of the LGBT+ community. This wig wouldn’t look out of place at the sports stadium either – why not jazz up your usual outfit with this outrageous wig while you cheer on your favorite team?

You get a lot of bang for your buck with this low-priced wig that can be used again and again. And with a one-size-fits-most cap, this wig can even be shared among friends and family!

6. eNilecor Long Heat Resistant Rainbow Wigs

Rainbow Dress Up Wig

Another great rainbow wig, this time for the ladies (or men who fancy trying out long multicolored curls!). Doesn’t every girl go through a phase of wanting to have crazy colored hair? If you want to avoid destroying your natural hair with bleaches and dyes, if you want to have vibrant, shiny and multicolored hair just for the day then look no further than this fabulous wig by eNilecor.

It can give you bouncy curls and outstanding colors that just wouldn’t be possible to recreate on natural hair, at least not without a lot of time and money! With this wig you can style it up or down, and the inner net is both breathable and adjustable, so you’ll stay cool and be able to adjust the wig to the perfect fit.

That means you can wear it all day long and not have to worry about it sliding around or becoming uncomfortable, so you can concentrate on looking fabulous!

7. EDENKISS Cosplay Two Ponytails Wig

Cosplay Two Pony Tails Dress Up Wig

This elaborate wig is exactly what springs to mind when you hear the word ‘cosplay’. Unsurprisingly it is made by a Japanese company with 100% Japanese Kanekalon synthetic fiber, which can be easily washed with a mild shampoo in cold water, so this wig is incredibly easy to keep clean and maintain those big curls.

The wig comes with a breathable and adjustable wig cap, which improves stability of the wig for those long nights partying.

This wig is not only a great choice for cosplay or fancy dress, but could also be worn in more formal contexts such as on a date or at a wedding. The exaggerated curls and extreme colours of this wig means that you’ll turn heads wherever you go, but you’ll always leave people wondering if it is your natural hair or not, thanks to the high quality materials used by Edenkiss.

8. EPYA Men’s Jesus Wig

Jesus Dress Up Wig and Beard

Get biblical with this wig and beard set modelled on the Western world’s favourite messiah Mr Jesus Christ. Natural looking shiny locks will have people believing judgement day has come and the Christian saviour has risen from the dead. Pair this wig with a crown of thorns and a simple toga or bedsheet for an original fancy dress idea that will keep the crowds entertained.

Or use it as part of a costume for a religious event or production, where it can be used for more or less any male biblical figure – long hair and beards were all the rage 2000 years ago! The beard and wig are separate pieces and so can be mixed and matched with any other costumes that require bushy facial hair or sleek and shiny curls.

9. Forum Novelties Moses Wig and Beard

Moses Dress Up Wig And Beard

Keeping with the religious theme we think this Moses wig and beard would go down a storm at a fancy dress party. Part the ocean and lead your people to the party of their lives in style with extra long silver locks. This wig and beard is no one trick pony though – it can be reused for a variety of different costumes.

Bust this out of the cupboard at Christmas and you’re halfway to a top-class Santa Claus costume. Or you can dress this up as any of your favourite wizards – why not Gandalf or Dumbledore. This wig would be perfect for either. Or if you’re thinking a little bit more outside the box this wig is a great base for a mountain hermit or a shipwrecked castaway.

If you’ve got the ideas, then we’ve got the wig for it!

10. Disguise Women’s Cinderella Wig

Women's Cinderella Blonde Wig Dress Up

What would a princess be without her long flowing locks of golden hair? Bring your fairy tale dreams to life with this beautifully detailed wig by Disguise. There’s no need to be skilled at braiding and curling hair when you purchase this wig – all the work is done for you! A thick wrap-around plait in fixed over the brow which blends seamlessly into the big bouncy curls of the wig.

This item would work just as well for any Disney princess, but when paired with a classic blue dress and white gloves, it says Cinderella all over. It would also work great for a man’s drag wig, as its feminine cut and braiding would create a hilarious juxtaposition when worn by a man!

However you choose to wear it, and whatever your gender, this is a high quality wig at a very affordable price, and it’s bound to elevate any costume to the next level!

11. Geisha Asian Lady Costume Wig

Asian Lady Dress Up Wig

Transport yourself to the Far East with this funky little Geisha bob wig, which comes complete with the pictured accessories. You’re getting more bang for your buck with this purchase as it’s the beaded hair picks which make this wig a real head-turner. The quiff and bangs are already sewn into the wig, so all you need to do is simply slip the picks into the back.

When paired with a kimono and some quick make up, this wig will make the perfect geisha costume. Don’t have a kimono? No worries, a silky dressing gown will do the trick! For the make up we suggest a pale foundation with bright red lipstick, and long curved eyeliner to accentuate the eyes.

Pink or red eye shadow right up to the eyebrows is also a good addition, and pencilled in eyebrows will add to the almost doll-like look of a Geisha.

12. Blonde Princess Rapunzel Wig

Blonde Princess Rapunzel Dress Up Wig

Have you ever dreamt of your knight in shining armour rushing into your life, sweeping you off your feet and becoming your Prince Charming? You can get one step closer to acting out your fairy tale fantasies with this Rapunzel wig. Who doesn’t love the story of a fair maiden locked in a tower by an evil witch, waiting for a prince to come and rescue her?

While we don’t recommend trying to use this wig as a rope to scale any mythical towers, it is certainly a show-stopper of a wig. It’s definitely the longest wig on our list, it would almost reach the ankles of a short woman! The long golden braid means that no matter what clothes you choose to pair it with you will be instantly recognisable as the infamous Rapunzel!

13. Men’s George Washington Historical Wig

George Washington Dress Up Wig

This wig is made for all you American history fans out there! Whether you’re dressing up for a party, for an historical reenactment or just for fun, this is the perfect wig to complete any George Washington costume. But don’t feel that you need to limit your costume to ‘the father of the country’!

Many of the founding fathers sported this dashing hair-do, which combines tight side-curls with a fetching mini pony tail. And of course no colonial nation-builder would be complete without a little fancy detailing, and so this wig comes with a cute black bow to tie the whole thing together. Show your American pride at any social or sporting event by donning this iconic hair-do.

14. Dr. Seuss The Cat in the Hat – Thing 1 and Thing 2 Wig

Cat In The Hat Blue Afro Dress Up Wig

Cause mischief and mayhem just like Thing 1 and Thing 2 from the children’s modern classic The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss. This crazy fluffy wig is a great option if your looking for a last-minute costume which won’t cost too much. It’s even better if you have a friend in the same situation, because you can double up and save together!

The beauty of a Thing 1 and Thing 2 double dress-up is once you have the wig, all you need is a red t-shirt and a marker pen. Simply write ‘1’ and ‘2’ on the t-shirts, put on the wig, and you’ll be instantly recognisable as Dr. Seuss’ mischievous double act. If you want to really look the part you can upgrade the red t-shirt to a full onesie, paint your faces white and wear white gloves.

15. Rubie’s Costume Indian Maiden Wig

Adult Indian Fancy Dress Up Wig

Another classic by Rubie’s Costume, this Indian Maiden wig covers all bases when it comes to Native American hair. Not only does it have long and shiny braids, but also comes with faux-leather hair gathers and feathers. The gathers fit around the braids and feature typical Native American weave designs, as well as tassels and beads which add colour and movement to the wig.

The feathers attached to the back of the wig add a wild edge to this costume, so grab yourself a partner to dress up as an Indian chief, rope yourself a mustang, build yourself a tipi and get in to the full Native American spirit. For even more laughs, find some friends that want to dress as cowboys and you can have a full Cowboys vs. Indians showdown.

16. California Costumes Women’s Seduction Wig

Women's Dress Up Wig

Is your hair flat and lifeless? No matter how much you curl, backcomb, hairspray and pin your hair, does it drop flat after twenty minutes? Forget all the product and youtube hair tutorials, all you need in your life is this Seduction Wig by California Costumes.

It comes in a range of natural-looking colours so you can match it to your hair colour, or if you feel like mixing things up a bit why not go for a completely new look? This wig isn’t confined to one particular character or costume and would be great simply to add an extra wow-factor to your outfit for any event.

If you are looking for costume ideas, we think it would be great with an 80’s glam costume or even for a man dressing in drag!

17. Rubie’s Costume Old Lady Wig

Old Lady Dress Up Wig

If you are planning on dressing up as any archetypal old lady then you need this wig! It’s just what you need for costumes such as Mother Goose, Little Red Riding Hood’s Grandma or Old Mother Hubbard. That’s why we think this wig is a worthwhile addition to any amateur drama costume box, it can be used again and again for all your old-lady roles.

But it’s not only the ‘goodies’ in the fairy tales that would benefit from this wig – this would work well for the baddies in the story. What about the witch in Hansel and Gretel in her gingerbread house, or Cinderella’s two evil stepsisters? This wig would be the wicked icing on their evil cake.

It’s easy to care for and store with no loose strands that can get tangled and messy, so it’s the perfect wig to keep in the dressing up cupboard and whip out at a moment’s notice.

18. Women’s 50’s Housewife Wig

50's Housewife Dress Up Wig

This classy little number comes in a gorgeous auburn red-brown and a bright blonde, so you can choose a wig that is closer to your natural color or make a complete change.

What’s great about this wig is you get all the wow-factor of a classic 50’s up-do without any of the hassle. It can take hours to style the perfect victory rolls, as well as millions (okay maybe that’s an exaggeration) of bobby pins to secure your hair in the perfect position.

And that’s not counting the liters or hairspray you’ll need to keep it in all night! With this wig all you need to do is whip it out of the packaging, fluff it up, and put it on. It’s easy to create a 50’s look even with clothes you might own already.

A man’s shirt tied at the navel with the sleeves rolled up is a cheap way to dress up 50’s style, just throw on some red lippy and you’re ready to rock and roll.

19. Wizard Of Oz Dorothy Wig

Wizard of Oz Dress Up Wig

It’s hard not to feel nostalgic when thinking of The Wizard of Oz. Few films have stood the test of time as well as this classic featuring Judy Garland as the main character Dorothy. This is a costume that will surely endear you to many people and make them think back to their childhood, as there aren’t many people in the world that haven’t at least heard of The Wizard of Oz.

This wig alone may not be instantly recognizable as Dorothy but when paired with her blue and white dress and famous red sparkly shoes, you won’t leave anyone guessing who you’re meant to be. Another great addition to this costume would be a little wicker basket and a Cairn Terrier dog.

If you’re struggling to find a Cairn Terrier to borrow then we’re sure a stuffed toy dog will work just as well!

20. Kangaroo Rock ‘n Roll Black Wig

Elvis Dress Up Wig

No costume box would be complete without this iconic wig which bears an uncanny resemblance to a certain king of rock ‘n’ roll. While not specifically an ‘Elvis’ wig, it’s clear the look that Kangaroo Costumes are going for – and it’s a rocking one!

This is an easy go-to costume for any last-minute fancy dress parties as it’s hard not to recognise who this hair-do belongs to. A pair of big shades and a southern drawl is all that’s needed to confirm this costume, but if you want to really look the part we suggest a white suit (preferably with gold studs and tassels), cowboy boots and a guitar.

Better still, learn a few tunes on the guitar and you’ll be rocking the party all night long!

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