Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Halloween Inspiration: Orange and Black Dresses

Still need a dress for a Halloween event but not feeling up for a costume? Why not try an orange and black Halloween themed dress! The 20s did a great job with orange and black Halloween dresses!


Try bats and pumpkin appliques.


I love the kitty dress with the ruffles on the skirt!


How about owls for a spooky look?

Apply this idea to any period or stop by a local fabric store for some novelty print Halloween quilting fabric. Shirt waist dresses are especially nice for novelty prints!

3 comments:

  1. Omg those dresses look like so much fun to wear!! xox

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  2. How delightfully fun! I especially love the owl print in the last image. I'm already bouncing off the walls (so to speak!) with excitement over Halloween. Just two more weeks to go!!!

    ♥ Jessica

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  3. Those are lovely. We don't dress up for Halloween here in Sweden (though there has been attempts from the retailign sector to inplant the custom in Sweden) and I think it's apity - I would love to dress up outside the medieval group I'm a member of; to do somethign not histoically accurate and jsut for fun.

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