Photography // Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Photos of Reenacted Folk Costume
Photography // Tuesday, August 25, 2015
In this striking portrait series, Laurie Simmons photographs women and men dressed up as dolls in the tradition of the Japanese subculture Kirigumi—a type of cosplay, or costume play. In these portraits, people wear latex doll masks and bodysuits, creating distinct characters.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 16, 2014
Someone, well, "Brechtbug" according to their Flickr username, has compiled a vast collection of vintage Halloween masks. Enjoy!
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 31, 2011
We don't normally condone pet costumes on Halloween, or people above the age 15 going out on Halloween and ruining it all for children (unless your costume is amazing), but we are going to give the world a pass on this one; the Chia Dog. And the great thing is you can't tell if this dog is distressed or not for being chia-fied.