For many years, there have been various of creatures that have been believed to exist by different groups of people from all over the world. These mythical creatures vary in terms of a country’s culture and human perception. Many time that the characteristics of these creatures are described differently that is why there are times that one creature can be described in such a way from one place and then have different characteristics in another. The existence of these mythical creatures, though have never been strongly proved, continue to fascinate the minds of many people to this day. Which is why these mythical creatures exist in the books we read, the stories we hear and the movies we watch. Maybe perhaps the element of mystery in creatures like these keep the people interested that is why even with the advancement of science and the possibility of them just being purely mythical has what kept people very interested in them.
There is a long list of mythical creatures and it goes on and on since there are different ones in every country and culture. But there are a few that are quite popular to generally anyone in the world. Most especially in our time today that the internet have made a great bridge in connecting people from far places, it is easy to get to know other people and other cultures. Spread of information is much faster thus a lot of us basically know a lot of general things among each other. So when you’re asked about mythical creatures, despite of where you are in the world, there will be answers that will make it to the top based on popularity. And with the interesting things about mythical creatures, it might just be not the worst idea to dress up like one this coming Halloween. That’s why we are going to show you some ideas of awesome mythical creatures that will make great Halloween costumes.
Transforming into something magical this Halloween
Fairies are one of the most popular mythical creature of all time. They originated from European folklore and are commonly known to people creatures with human-like features but tinier. One distinct characteristics of fairies is that they possess wings. Despite their size, they have magical powers in which the use is described differently in different parts of the world. Some say that they are dark creatures that can play tricks on humans but there are also legends in which fairies are described to be elemental and protectors of nature. If you want to dress up like a fairy this Halloween, try this Lilac Fairy Woman Halloween Costume which comes with a strapless cross bodice dress with petal hem, wings and neck piece. Simple but is guaranteed to catch some eyes.
Unicorns are legendary, magical creatures that in European folklore are described to be horse-like in appearance with a long horn on its forehead. Unicorns are one of the few mythical creatures that are believed to creatures of good. They symbolize purity and grace which is why only virgins are believed to be the only ones capable of catching one. Well, imagine if you are one pretty lass dressed as a unicorn. Rainbows and sparkles will definitely gleam from you when you wear this Unicorn Fantasy Woman Halloween Costume which comes with a fantasy rainbow dress, leg warmers, arm sleeves and hood.
3. Grim Reaper
Death comes in different ways for many people but the legend of who takes it remains as it is despite the variations. The Grim Reaper is a mythical creature that is believed to be death himself. Well, the Grim Reaper is a personified force of death which is believed to come to anyone who is about to die. The Grim Reaper causes a person’s death by collecting lives. This is definitely a fitting Halloween costume especially that this season is all about the spooks and creeps. Dress as a Grim Reaper with this Grim Reaper Men Halloween Costume which comes with a robe with oversized hood and extra large flared sleeves and a skull mask.
Pixies are mischievous, child-like creatures that are smaller in size compared to humans and have pointy ears. They are believed to enjoy dancing and play tricks on people like getting travellers lost or steal children. Pixies also enjoy riding horses for fun and they make tangled ringlets from the manes. According to original folklore, pixies do not have wings although modern stories have changed that and many depictions of pixies possess wings. For this Halloween, why not turn your adorable little girl into a pixie? Get this Pink Pixie Girls Fairy Halloween Costume for your little one which comes inclusive of an adorable dress and pixie wings.
Human by day, wolf by night. Werewolves are mythical creatures which are believed to be men but have the ability to shapeshift into a wolf or a hybrid when a full moon strikes the night. Becoming a werewolf is considered a curse and like witches, men who are believed to be werewolves are hunted down by the people. Werewolves are popular antagonists in many stories and are creatures usually found in horror stories. For a terrifying (but fun) Halloween, transform your little boy into a werewolf with this Blood Moon Werewolf Boys Halloween Costume which comes with a shirt with attached fur and a hooded werewolf mask.
There are a lot of fun and exciting things you can transform in during the Halloween. Don’t just limit yourself from the list and check out our store for more amazing costumes. Halloween is the time to turn yourself into practically anything you want to be and for a night, turn your fantasies into a reality through costumes. The Costume Land would love to be a part of your transformation so you can guarantee the best and widest selection of costumes and accessories.
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