Sashes have been used throughout history to act as a type of belt to hold a person’s clothes together, usually a robe of some kind, and are now mostly seen used during holiday fun making like Halloween sashes. There are many types of traditional sashes found in cultures all around the world, Halloween sashes are used or worn in costumes around the waste or more commonly seen over the shoulder.
Probably the most fun costumes to make and wear that can use Halloween sashes from Halloween stores are military outfits. Halloween sashes from Halloween stores help a costume look more authentic and believable. Halloween sashes don’t only help to make a little vintage English soldier’s uniform look official, but what Jack Sparrow or Captain Kid costume would be fully complete without Halloween sashes wrapped around your waist or over the shoulder, parrot not include.
While military uniforms and pirate outfits can use Halloween sashes to give them more of a realistic appeal there are other costumes where Halloween sashes can look more official and even royal. Some of the best costumes to wear where Halloween sashes are a major part of the outfit are European Royal costumes. During Halloween sashes become a standard costume accessory and this is especially true if you happen to have a bunch of children to dress up for Halloween trick-or-treating activities or parties.
Not all parties are for kids during Halloween. When grown-ups dress up in costumes for Halloween sashes are on the top of the costume accessory list of must-haves. For the boys, military uniforms, pirate outfits and royal garb are great costumes that can use Halloween sashes, but what about the girls? Whether they are young girls or lovely ladies, all women dream of being a princess at some point in their live. During the holiday magic of Halloween sashes can be worn on a regal looking dress to make the dream of becoming a princess for a night come true.
While sashes are mostly popular for historic military and fantasy costumes there are modern civilian and culturally themed costumes that can utilize Halloween sashes just as well. The next best thing nest to being a princess for the day is to be a prom queen for the night instead, and what prom queen worth her weight in cake and fruit punch would be seen without wearing a sash? When it’s that time of the year to dress up for tricks and treat, don’t forget to include on your costume list of must-haves for Halloween sashes.