Are you looking for black dresses that are a touch ahead from the rest? Well, it is virtually impossible to get an exclusive dress. Even if you are going for a very expensive brand that has a niche market, you are likely to get its duplicates, thanks to cheap copiers. So, it is always a good idea to create your own costume. This will give you the opportunity to cut and shape your dress just as you wanted. You will have something that is truly made for you. And of course, there is the additional joy of creativity. You can engage yourself into something creative, and if you are a bit careful, you can really be proud of that.
So, if you are ready to design your own costume, the first thing you have to do is to get some black dresses. You can buy anything from the local stores but make sure to remember that most of you will require shorter dresses so this is what you should probably prefer. Also, you should have a quite clear idea about the type of costume you want to wear. Well, the options are plenty. Generally, it is a good idea to go for the famous characters.
One great idea for your black dresses is the gangster girls. To create that look, you will need a black dress, white beads, a short white tie, stilettos, and black fishnets. Make sure you are wearing a white or black hat that has a contrasting band. Finally, you can hold a Tommy gun to make it more dramatic. The next idea is the French maid. Contrasted to the previous one, it is a rather feminine outfit. You will need frilly apron, a black dress, black fishnets, a lace headpiece and stilettos. The feather duster of the French maid is, of course, optional!
A third interesting costume idea using black dresses is Charleston flappers. This is basically a vintage outfit referring to women of 20s and Gangsters mole famous for titillating mobsters in clubs. For this, you must wear a Charleston feather headpiece along with a feather boa, a black dress, black fishnets, stilettos, and a lot of contrasting beads. If you want to add a masculine touch, the firefighters dress will be a good option. Wear a red plastic helmet, black or red boots, fishnet tights, and wide a red belt along with black dress. Now, you have a number of costume ideas to choose from and it is up to you to choose what to go for. Depending on the type of material you are looking for, these costumes will cost you anywhere from $50 to $200 and above.