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​How to Celebrate Mardi Gras in Chicago 2018

Posted by The Fantasy Costumes Staff on 25th Jan 2018

Mardi Gras is a tradition that started in medieval Europe, landing eventually in the French House of the Bourbons in the 18th century. Eventually, it followed the French to their colonies, such as N … read more
Cosplay Conventions Chicago - 2018

Cosplay Conventions Chicago - 2018

Posted by The Fantasy Costumes Staff on 22nd Dec 2017

We’ve put together a quick list of conventions that you might wear costumes to in 2018, whether purchased or lovingly crafted. So, don’t feel you like you need to stick to holidays! Of course, th … read more

Best Places to See Holiday Lights in Chicagoland

Posted by The Fantasy Costumes Staff on 12th Dec 2017

There are only a couple months a year that you get the opportunity to see homes, parks and commercial corridors decked out in holiday lights. Whether you’re looking for somewhere in the city that’s … read more

​5 Costume Blogs You Should Be Following

8th Dec 2017

Do you love costumes as much as we do? If so, there’s an amazing world of costuming resources on the Internet you should be utilizing. Today we’re going to list some of the blogs we love to peruse in … read more