World Book Day 2017: 15 Costume Ideas For Your Children

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Parents

World Book Day has snuck up on us and we’re frantically trying to find something in the house that we can fashion into a costume. It’s an annual e...

Keeping Your Pets Safe On Halloween

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marc Lee Abraham

Sorry to sound like a killjoy but forcing some pets to become pumpkins, pirates, or even hot dogs for amusement purposes means unnecessary stress, resulting in abnormal, unwanted, even damaging behaviours. Ill-fitting outfits can also get twisted on external objects or even your pet, leading to potential life-threatening injuries especially if left unsupervised.

11 Parents Who Totally Nailed Their Kids Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 24.10.2016 | UK Parents

One of the rights that all parents earn (in return for teaching their child how to use a toilet) is being able to dress their child in an embarrassing...

This Dog's 'Wayne's World' Halloween Costume Puts All Of Us To Shame

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A dog has singlehandedly won Halloween with his impressive ‘Wayne’s World’ costume. A photo of the dog and its owner dressed as characters from...

Woman Banned From Wearing Headscarf To Work Has Best Response

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When June Rivas’ boss told her that wearing her hair up or in a headscarf was “unprofessional”, Rivas was left dumbfounded. “We now have a dr...

The 10 Most Popular World Book Day Characters On Pinterest

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Parents

In the week leading up to World Book Day, parents are usually frantically trying to decide with their kids what book character costume they can create...

14 Easy Costume Ideas For World Book Day

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Parents

Dressing up for World Book Day at school is an exciting change to the ordinary school uniform for children. But for parents, this means getting you...

The Definitive List Of What NOT To Wear On Halloween

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 30.10.2015 | UK Style

Turning up to a party in the same outfit as another guest is a nightmare that only grows more fearsome at Halloween, when the chance of meeting your ...

Sharon Stone Gives Us Serious Bestival Costume Inspo

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Style

Sharon Stone sported an unusual choice of accessory at a recent red carpet appearance. A pair of fairy wings. Stone, 57, wore this dramatic ...

Real Life Batman Suit Can Stop A Knife Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.04.2015 | UK Tech

Jackson Gordon is a 21 year old design student and prop maker with one goal in life; to create real life versions of some of the coolest costumes in f...

Halloween Was Better in the (Not So) Old Days

Ben Clarke | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Ben Clarke

Though I'm running the risk of sounding like a person a lot older and more disillusioned with the state of this new-fangled world than myself, I will say it, HALLOWEEN IS NOT AS SCARY AS IT WAS BACK IN THE DAY! And by 'back in the day', I mean the day of the S Club 7 and constant Kenan and Kel re-runs...so around 10 years ago. You know what I mean though.

Halloween Costumes for Pets

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 27.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Marc Lee Abraham

Making pets look like pumpkins or pirates for amusement purposes only can cause unnecessary stress, even resulting in abnormal and unwanted behaviours.

When Stereotyping Goes Too Far... The 'Mental Patient' Costume Controversy

Esther Rich | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Esther Rich

All publicity is good publicity. Well, in the case of the recent controversy surrounding the 'mental patient' costumes on sale at various supermarket chains in the UK, that may well be the case. It is rare that an organic, natural opportunity for fighting stigma arises - most of the time we see well planned-out print campaigns or dedicated charity efforts. But today something incredible happened.

PICS: Yet More Amazing Warhammer 40K Cosplay

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Tech

Warhammer 40K cosplay: you wait all your live for a decent set of Terminator armour, and then two come along at once. After last month's remarkable...

WATCH: Amazing Warhammer Cosplay Brings Space Marines To Life

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Tech

As anyone with a past or present passion for collecting Warhammer figures knows, assembling and painting all those little soldiers is a time consuming...

Halloween Costumes: Done Cheap and Done Well

Sammy Sultan | Posted 01.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sammy Sultan

Last night, as others around the country dressed up as scary vampires and skeletons, I dressed up as my mum. Had it not been for my facial hair, which I decided to keep now we have entered 'Movember,' I would have been a dead ringer for Tracey, 52.

Sneak Peek: Lady Gaga Recreates 'That' Meat Dress Moment During New Tour

MyDaily | Posted 13.07.2012 | UK Style

We've been lapping up pictures of Lady Gaga's costumes from her new Born This Way Ball tour, of which the Asian leg is already well underway....

Christmas Costumes : Santa Morphsuit or Gingerbread Man?

Cosima Ungaro | Posted 23.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

With the countdown to the festive period well under way, you should seriously start putting together your Christmas fancy dress. Within the Christm...

Top Six DIY Halloween Gamer Costumes

Melanie Hick | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK Tech

What are you wearing for Halloween tonight? Something disturbingly slutty? Or some hideous celebrity-inspired gore? If you're more "Meh, who can b...

Which Hollywood A-Lister Was Out And About In A Pirate Hat?

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Style

Sandr-ARRRR Bullock donned an oversized pirate hat to take her son Louis to the park for a pirate-themed birthday party in Brentwood, Los Angeles....