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Ghostly Victorian costumes
Ghostly Victorian Halloween Costumes are creepy
Ghostly Halloween costumes of elegant Victorian gentlemen and ladies in tattered gowns and coats with white makeup are hauntingly spooky by nature. The abnormally pale and wan complexions, white wigs and elaborate costumes conjure up images of lingering apparitions and disembodied spirits from years gone by.
With the lights turned down low, these Victorian Halloween ghostly costumes are guaranteed to send chills up everyone's spine as you and your mate wander into in your next Halloween party.
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Do you think ghostly Victorian costumes are more scary than monster costumes?
Victorians enjoyed ghost adventures
Ghost hunting was all the rage for the Victorians in the nineteenth century. The Spiritualist movement began in 1848 and the public was riveted and stirred up by everything paranormal from ouija boards, seances, mediums, apparitions, poltergeist activities and spirit writing.
Spectres come in all sizes - From petite to voluptuous
The figure-flattering lacy tattered long gown for the lady has a tulle petticoat and comes complete with the wig, gloves, and wide-brim hat.
The gent's costume has a long coat, a vest with attached shirt sleeves, pants, dickie with scarf collar, hat, gloves and wig.
All of the costumes are made to look aged and worn. Just add the white makeup and boots to complete the ghostly appearance.
This little gent is dressed to be dapper and ghostly and will set the hearts of young ladies aflutter.
A full-figured lady ghost will turn heads and get a lot of compliments with this awesome and complete costume.
Ghostly gentleman returns from the grave for his bride
Add a little drama to your Victorian costume
A stark-white ghostly gentleman with his tattered clothes and a top hat returns to look for his lost love. Was it a tale of unrequited love that brought this spirit back from the other side? Could it be that unbeknownst to him, his bethrothed has been waiting all these years for his return? She, too, is a disembodied spirit searching for her lost groom.
This ghostly bride in her gossamer gown and the gentleman groom will make a wonderful pair for the next Halloween gathering. Just add the pasty white makeup and you are ready to spirit away.
Ghostly Gentleman Costume
Ghostly Gal Costume for Adult
More ghostly Victorian ghost costumes from the past
Ladies always have more choices when it comes to fashion, even for ghostly apparel which will appeal to male apparitions. Whether it is a gossamer or gothic gown, a tattered gown with a wide-brimmed hat or a flowing snow-white cape, any of these selection of costumes from years gone by will be a smash at the monster bash.
Victorian female ghost captured by Google Street View cameras
Children's wigs for boys and girls
For the wee ghosts
Add authenticity to the Victorian look with these kids' wigs for boys and girls. The colonel wig can be worn by a little girl or boy.
Little kid ghosts can create quite a rage.
Colonial Wig Female Child
Colonial Wig Male Child
Ghostly Spirit Ghost Costume
Child Gossamer Ghost Costume
Makeup that makes you as white as a ghost
Get the stark white makeup to get the ghostly complexion of the otherworldy spirits. Use eyeshadow to create the sunken eyes look.This is a perfect combination with the aged Victorian costumes to create the ultimate ghost from the past.
Ghost Stories Makeup Kit
How to look like a ghostly bride
Get the Victorian look from eBay - Be original and create your own costume
You may want to improvise and create your own Victorian assemble. Purchase a nice pre-owned Victorian wedding gown from eBay and throw in the accessories. The gown can be used for the Corpse bride, bride of Frankenstein, zombie bride or even a runaway bride.
Mens Victorian Ghost Halloween Spirit Costume
- Victorian Ghost Hunters - Ghost Hunting
Table tilting, spirit writing, Ouija boards, séances, mediums, and apparitions were all the rage in the nineteenth century
- And Now the Screaming Starts: Stuff: Portrait of a Victorian ghost hunter.
Portrait of a Victorian Ghost Hunter
- Victorian Ghost Stories
A spooky collection of Victorian era ghost stories and links.
- TABLE TIPPING WITH THE SPIRITS!
Popular Past Time of the Home Spirit Circles Exhibits in the HauntedMuseum are based on the work of Troy Taylor from his book, Ghosts by Gaslight!
Who is watching you during these ghost tours? Victoria is Canada's most haunted city.
Ghostly Walks Victoria B.C. Canada Schedule 2012