When deciding on what you want to be at an up coming costume party there are a few things you should first consider:
1. Who else is going to the party and what are they likely to go as?
If your going on a Hen Night or Stag Party the chances are that nearly anything goes, on the other hand if your niece is having a sweet 16 fancy dress party just imagine the conversation with your granny trying to explain why the below costume is supposed to be funny:
2. Where is the Party Going to take Place?
I remember going to a costume party in a nightclub where one genious arrived in a wet suit with snorkle, flippers and all. Good costume idea right? Wrong! After an hour of sweating buckets and toasting himself alive the ambulance carted him off, for a fun filled night of rehydration via a drip and several days off work. So if its going to be in a warm function room or nightclub less is more and if its outdoors make sure you choose something warm: