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Myths and Legends Costumes

  1. Happy St George's Day

    Happy St George's Day
    Happy St George's Day   St George the patron saint of England! Use all your power to slay; we have a dragon to fight! Well, maybe not in 2018, but you can still celebrate St George’s day in style. Let your English heritage shine through with all the fun costumes and accessories in stock at Hollywood now!   St George...
  2. Tomb of Doom: Halloween 2017

    Tomb of Doom: Halloween 2017
    What could be more enchanting than Egypt and it's tomb? When it comes to the mysterious and inspiring, the stories of Egypt win it every time. Egypt has one of the longest histories of any modern country, emerging as one of the world's first nation states in the tenth millennium BC. That’s why it’s so fascinating! If the theme of...
  3. Swanage Carnival 2017: Swanage goes global!

    Swanage Carnival 2017: Swanage goes global!
    For everyone that lives on the South coast of England, Swanage Carnival Procession is taking place on Sunday 30th July 2017! Swanage Carnival Procession - what's the theme this year? This year's theme is Swanage Goes Global! Decorate your float or come in costume to represent the national dress or features and characteristics of your favourite country! The fun begins before...
  4. The Mummy 2017 Movie Release

    The Mummy 2017 Movie Release
    Who remembers the 1999 'The Mummy' film? Well most of us loved it! Now there's a new 'The Mummy' movie hitting UK cinemas on the 9th of June 2017! 'The Mummy' film franchise is back... what's the adventure this time? 'Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess, whose destiny was unjustly taken from...
  5. HSBC London Sevens Festival 2017

    HSBC London Sevens Festival 2017
    It's nearly time for the HSBC London Sevens Festival! If you are a Rugby fan then I'm sure this date is already in your diary! Saturday 20th May - Sunday 21st of May at Twickenham grounds! HSBC is there a theme? Well the actual event is touch and go! You can wear what you want fancy dress wise - there is...
  6. King Arthur: Legend of the Sword Movie Release

    King Arthur: Legend of the Sword Movie Release
    Who doesn't love a good action/ adventure movie? Well fear not King Arthur: Legend of the Sword is hitting UK cinemas on Friday the 19th of May 2017! Plot fit for a King? Now does the plot sound pleasing? We think so! Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But...
  7. St George's Day 2017

    St George's Day 2017
    Once upon a time lived George... and the Dragon! Guess what Brits, St George's Day is fast approaching! Sunday the 23rd of April is the date for the diary! For all of you that aren't to clued up about the origins of good ol' St George the tradition and myth is crucial! The medieval myth of St George and the...
  8. St Patricks Day 2017 - Be Prepared!

    St Patricks Day 2017 - Be Prepared!
    St Paddy's day is on the horizon! 17th of March is the date the Irish look forward to each here! We at Hollywood Fancy Dress are here to make sure your St Patrick's Day is a cracker! St Paddy our favourite Saint? Now I think it's safe to say St Patrick is one of our favourite Saints. What isn't to...
  9. St David's Day 2017: Party Like the Welsh!

    St David's Day 2017: Party Like the Welsh!
    Are you Welsh or live in Wales in the United Kingdom? Well if you are or even if neither applies to you, you must know that the 1st of March is of course St David's Day! Yes, St. David's Day is a National holiday celebrated by the Welsh to mark the day that Saint David died. Which was on the...
  10. Chinese New Year 2017

    Chinese New Year 2017
    Celebrate year of the Rooster with your friends and family! Saturday the 28th January is officially Chinese New Year. Yes - that means it's time to drag your Dragon decorations out and your Chinese Flags! 23 Chinese New Year 2017 - Year of the Rooster!! Are you looking to dress up for Chinese New Year? Well if so now you...
  11. New Forest Fairy Festival

    New Forest Fairy Festival
    For the most magical weekend Hampshire has to offer, get the whole family down to Burley for the New forest Fairy Festival! On Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th the forest will be alive with wonder, glitter and the fluttering of wings. The New Forest Fairy Festival Deep in the heart of the New Forest lies a place where you can...
  12. St George's Day Festival Poole!

    St George's Day Festival Poole!
    Celebrate our Patron Saint in style this April with the Poole St George's Day Festival! Fresh on the scene for 2016, this will be a family festival worth talking about, so for a weekend of fun, head down to Poole on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th. St George's Day As I’m sure you know, St George is England’s Patron Saint who...
  13. St George 2016!

    St George 2016!
    Thursday 23rd April marks the day of England’s Patron Saint, St George, the dragon slayer. It is a day when English people across the globe join together and celebrate their heritage. Although it is no longer a national holiday, the English still celebrate it with pride by wearing a rose, which is our national symbol and hoisting the St George crest which...
  14. St Patrick's Day

    St Patrick's Day
    So it is coming up to the time of the year again where the colour green will spread across the nation. On Thursday 17th March the Irish and Irish at heart will take time out to enjoy the national holiday, St Patrick's day! What began as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland has become an international...
  15. Summer Solstice 2014

    Summer Solstice 2014
    Summer Solstice 2014 Come one, come all. It's that time of year again where we celebrate the longest day of the year and the official start of Summer!  And where better to celebrate this marvellous event then Stonehenge of course? Rumour has it that it is the best place to be on the day as Stone henge has always been...
  16. Real Brothers RALSA Fund raiser!

    Real Brothers RALSA Fund raiser!
    Thursday 8th May is a date for everyone’s diary because The Real Brothers are back! For those of you aren't quite sure on who these delights are they host the biggest and best parties around! Celebrate and help fund-raise with this brilliant Real Brothers RALSA Fund raiser! Here at Hollywood we love hearing these guys are back in Bournemouth, filling...
  17. St Patricks Day 2014

    St Patricks Day 2014
    "The day of the festival of Patrick" 17th of March is but of course St Patrick's day and is just around the corner! Celebrate and show off your green side. Why not get in the festive mood and spread the luck of the Irish with three leaf clovers! Why not transform into a leprechaun for the day. Or perhaps being...
  18. Chinese New Year 2014

    Chinese New Year 2014
    Exactly one week until we celebrate the year of the Horse with the Chinese new year! What better way to celebrate the start of this awesome year then with some good old Chinese Lanterns. It's fitting to say you can start it off with a bang with some fantastic fireworks! Why not please the party guests with this awesome Calypso selection...
  19. Burns Night 2014

    Burns Night 2014
    "My love is like a red, red rose, That's newly sprung in June: My love is like the melody, That's sweetly played in tune." - Robert Burns, A red, red rose. Such a talented poet! Get ready for the 25th of January as it's Burns night! Celebrate with your favouorite lads and lasses and dress authentic for the occassion! Let's...
  20. Welcome to Boomtown...

    Welcome to Boomtown...
    Are you ready for Boomtown? Hollywood certainly is, with 7 Boomtown fancy dress themes based around a magical pop up town, Boomtown celebrates fancy dress, alternative music and enchantment! Whether you’re going as a pirate, a pensioner a pimp or hoe, a Latina lovely, a Great Gatsby style glamour puss, a hippy, a  tribal warrior or are sampling the orient...

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