Marie Antoinette Costume
The Marie Antoinette Costume is one of the prettiest, sexiest halloween costumes you will find. This costume is great for adult women (not for little girls), and is ideal for anyone that loves the victorian time period or wants to feel ultra-girly. It can be very beautiful with a long full dress or it can be made into a sexy shorter skirted-version. Here is what you’ll need to make the best Marie ANtoinette Costume!
1. Marie Antoinette Hair / Wig
Marie Antoinette, former Queen of France, lived in the Victorian time period and the French Revolution when women wore elaborate hair coifs. In order to get this French Queen’s hairdo write, you will probably have to buy a wig. Look for a white haired, piled high wig with curl tails down the side.
2. Ball Gown
The main part of this French Queen’s Halloween Costume is the dress. Marie Antoinette lived in a time when dresses were very elaborate and beautiful. She was also a queen, so everything about her gown speaks wealth and privilege! When you’re looking at dresses think French Revolution, ball gowns, petticaots, and corsets and you’ll be on the right track. Soft pastel and gold shades are the appropriate color.
3. Beautiful Lace Fan and Bejeweled Shoes
4. Modernize to get a Sexy Marie Antoinette Costume
If you want to modernize this French Queen costume, you can by shortening the skirt and adding thigh high stockings. Keep the rest of the costume the same including Marie’s hair and fan. Don’t forget if you do that the short skirt should be full with petticoats underneath!