Hobbit Bilbo's Sword: All About Sting

Discover lots of fun trivia, facts and information on the Hobbit Bilbo's sword. Bilbo Baggin's little sword was called Sting. This blade also belonged to Frodo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings books and movies. Bilbo Baggin's Hobbit sword is a real topic of fascination to me. Share my enthusiasm with this page which is packed full of fun facts. This is the most magical Middle Earth weapon which features both in The Hobbit... Read more →

Princess Buttercup and Westley Halloween Costumes

Dress up as the coolest fantasy couple for Halloween this year with Princess Buttercup and Westley Halloween costumes from The Princess Bride movie and book. You know how hard it can be to get men to dress up in a couple costume. Make it easier on yourself by picking the very cool character of the Dread Pirate Roberts for him to wear. He will look dashingly handsome and very cool at the same time. Dressed... Read more →

Dread Pirate Roberts Costume DIY Guide

For a recent 80's costume party, I decided to do my very own take on a DIY Dread Pirate Roberts costume. Dressing up as this particular Man in Black isn't all that hard to do providing that you get the essential look just right. In this Dread Pirate Roberts costume DIY page, I walk you through exactly how I dressed like this cool character from The Princess Bride. You can see a finished photo of... Read more →

Merlin Wizard Costumes for Kids and Adults

Before the arrival of J. K. Rowling's famous wizard Albus Dumbledore or even J.R.R. Tolkien's Gandalf, the best known sorcerer of them all was Merlin. Here's some magical Merlin Wizard costumes suitable for children and adults too. Get lots of ideas on perfecting the exact look for this mysterious mythical figure who was popularized in the medieval period of history. Kids and adults should really enjoy dressing as this famous character for Halloween and other... Read more →

The Hobbit Toy Sword: Great for Halloween Costumes

The Hobbit toy sword with lights and sounds makes for a great item not just for play but also for dressing up as a Hobbit character at Halloween. The size of it and the light weight is ideal for kids and even looks good enough for a costume accessory for adults too. The scabbard is a really nice extra which allows you to wear the sword on a belt. You can buy this Hobbit toy... Read more →

Best Beauty and the Beast Costumes for Kids

I'll bet your kids were enchanted by the new Disney live action Beauty and the Beast movie starring Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast. There are loads of fun dressing up Beauty and the Beast costumes for kids. Most of them, quite rightly, are focused on the main characters of Belle and the hideous Beast character. A very few designs are based on the other popular characters including Chip the teacup,... Read more →

Gandalf the White Costume Guide

A Gandalf the White costume lets you act out the wisest and most powerful form of this Tolkien wizard from The Lord of the Rings movies. Dress as the premium version of this character for Halloween, cosplay and other dressing up occasions. Gandalf appears in his white robed costume in The Lord of the Rings. He appears to be killed after the fight with the Balrog in The Two Towers but is resurrected. In just... Read more →