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Virtual Costumes

Post by Julianne Douglas » Wed October 1st, 2008, 10:44 pm

Since from Michelle's thread it doesn't seem as if too many people are dressing up for Halloween, why don't we play it a different way---

If you could dress up as someone historical for Halloween, who would it be and why? What would your costume look like?
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Post by michellemoran » Wed October 1st, 2008, 11:26 pm

Oh, I was thinking about that!! If I could dress up, I'd probably choose something medieval. Or maybe something really over-the-top like this.
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Post by Grasshopper » Thu October 2nd, 2008, 12:45 am

I don't normally do parties like that, but theoretically, I would be Darth Vader. I'm pretty tall....

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Post by SonjaMarie » Thu October 2nd, 2008, 12:50 am

I'd be Lady Jane Grey if I could afford the outfit.

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Post by chuck » Thu October 2nd, 2008, 2:59 am

I would like to portray King Harold Hardrada of Norway in full Viking costume.....without a horned helmet.....

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Post by michellemoran » Thu October 2nd, 2008, 3:00 am

Ohhh... wait. I think I've changed my mind. How about Cleopatra? Of course, if that's too overdone, there's always the authentic-looking Trojan woman.
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Post by Alaric » Thu October 2nd, 2008, 7:45 am

I'd go in rilfeman green if I could find the uniform.

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Post by Telynor » Sat October 4th, 2008, 1:32 am

Here's one of me in an SCA costume, an interpetation of a woman's dress in the 12th century that I took from a manuscript drawing (I don't know if the link will work or not)

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Post by SonjaMarie » Sat October 4th, 2008, 1:38 am

I like that Becky!

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Post by Vanessa » Sat October 4th, 2008, 7:54 am

I think Mother Shiptonwould be a good one for Hallowe'en! Her prophecy is fascinating.
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