Out with the Old and in with the New Costumes!

Depending on where you live you may have only hours before New Year’s Eve is over. If you are on the west coast you still have plenty of hours to pick up some last minute supplies for the New Year. If you have a last minute costume party then get into your closet and see what you can piece together. There are so many different looks one can have for New Year’s Eve. You have the simple 2010 shirt shown here or more elaborate New Year costumes. It will all depend on the theme of your party- is it formal with ball gowns or a costume party with your favorite cosplay costume? Perhaps you have looked ahead to see what new movies are coming out?

If you have followed Johnny Depp’s career you know filming for Pirates IV has been ongoing for the last several weeks. Furthermore, you know he is to star in an animation film. Rango will bring about a frog costume unlike those of the past. In fact this frog has gotten a little cowboy costume accessories to add to the fun. With a bit of lovable fun Rango could become the most popular kid’s costume next year.

It is possible some of the old costumes will also reappear. After all, princess costumes are as popular as ever from Disney. Belle costumes and Snow White costumes are just some of the more popular Disney costumes. Year after year there are new children to take up the old favorites. Of course animated productions continue to add in new costumes each year with Shrek, Kung Fu Panda, and many others. The question will be how daring are you or your children.

In July 2011, the last Harry Potter film will hit theaters and perhaps this highly popular character will finally rest in peace as far as costumes are concerned. In the last two years Twilight costumes have been just as popular as the old Harry Potter concept. The world is perhaps looking for another favored character to come on screen to create another sensation of popularity.

Here is a list of the most popular 2010 costumes:

Lady Gaga

Jersey Shore Cast

Gumby and Pokey

Iron Man 2

Toy Story 3

Super Mario and Luigi

Flappers and Gangsters

Star Wars


With these costumes getting closer to the back burner, you may have to look at some of the top new movies for costume ideas:

Red Dawn

Your Highness

Green Lantern

Green Hornet

The Muppets latest

Xmen First Class

Captain America

Cowboys and Aliens


To be truthful, many of these costumes have been around for decades, but some how they’re current slot as the most popular movies may just bring these costumes back to being “new” for 2011. Only this New Year looming ever closer will tell us what costumes actually come out on top!

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