Looking for a great Hallowe'en costume? You need look no further than the Tarot. Whether you need a costume for your little one or one for yourself, the Tarot is rich with symbolic archetypes that make great costume ideas. You don't need to look any further than the web to find great patterns or shops that will have you attired in style in no time.
Costumes for the Wee Crowd
Feeling ambitious? Disney Online features an excellent guide to help you outfit your little princess as a FAIRY PRINCESS. In the Tarot world, the Princess is part of some decks, such as the Thoth and Cosmic Deck. If you are wanting to symbolize a Tarot archetype, the Princess of Cups relates to creativity and scholarship, is a bringer of good news and good luck.
Another excellent site, Dawn's Costume Guide provides great instructions on how to create Roman-like Tunics, which can be seen in many different tarot characters including the Knights and Pages. As well, the Disney's Family Fun site provides simple easy patterns for creating several different types of tunics, suitable for the Fool, the Hermit, the Pages and Knights. The image of the Knights speak of strong noble young men who are proud and courageous. The Fool shows a whimsical character, full of hope and trust, walking blissfully through danger without sustaining a scratch. The Hermit shows a person who is comfortable with solitude and introspection, is deep and wise while the Pages show energy, vitality and new beginnings.
If you are in the market to buy a "sure to make them notice" costume for your child, check out the King, as well as the Romeo and Juliet (the proverbial Lovers) costumes at BuyCostumes.com. Costume Universe also offers a lovely Medieval Queen costume for your little Trick or Treater. The Queen costume signifies practicality, maturity, independence, sensitivity and intuition. Romeo and Juliet, the Lovers represent love, happiness, good relationships, important choices, and resolution of problems. To go to the appropriate order page, just click on the images below.
Adult Costumes to Make You the Hit of the Party!
Adults who desire regal attire for their Hallowe'en dressup can find a nice assortment including Queens, Kings, Princesses, Knights, Jesters, Romeo and Juliet, and more at the Costume Zone. Iparty sells interesting Magician costumes, while BuyCostumes.com also carries the entire Royal family as well as High Priestess, Emperor and Empress costumes. The Magician shows confidence, good communications, intelligence and honed skill; the High Priestess exhibits foresight, understanding, inner wisdom and intuition. The Emperor speaks of authority, rationality, stability self-discipline and fulfillment while the Empress stands for well-being, creative abundance,harmony, satisfaction, birth and marriage. The Tarot offers many other archetypes for consideration as well....let your imagination run free and see where the muse of the Tarot leads You in your Hallowe'en planning!