fancy dress

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a costume worn as a disguise at a masquerade party

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There will be Christmas activities such as a fancy dress competition, games and a raffle.
We all had very tired legs by the end of it, and walking in fancy dress made it more difficult but we were proud to have completed the walk in a good time.
The warning came after TV presenter Claudia Winkleman's daughter was burned in October last year when her Halloween fancy dress costume caught fire.
Children also jumped at the chance to sit in a fire engine, Mickey and Minnie were there to entertain shoppers and even the local canine community held a dogs' fancy dress competition.
Now, high-profile Midland MP Tom Watson has joined calls to ensure that tough legal safety standards apply to fancy dress costumes.
Now, North East MPs Grahame Morris and Ian Lavery have joined calls to ensure that tough legal safety standards apply to fancy dress costumes.
He has signed an official Commons motion which warns: "Children's fancy dress costumes are classi-fied as toys and, as such, are not necessarily fireproofed or retardant.
MAY the fourth be with anyone game enough to run the Belfast City Marathon in fancy dress.
The reason for this is that the fancy dress industry as a whole has grown massively over the last decade.
SIR - Apropos this Liam Williams business, I remember attending a fancy dress party, a pyjama affair as it happens, back in the late Sixties when working in Southampton.
com)-- Equine students at Walford and North Shropshire College (WNSC) have recently held their annual dressage competition; the competition was open to all Equine students who were split into ten teams of four, two members focused on dressage and two focused on fancy dress (which included the horse).
HEROES right across North Wales have been baking cakes and wearing fancy dress to help raise funds for Children in Need.
THE last time I was invited to a fancy dress party I went as Janet Street-Porter.
What I cannot tolerate, however, is the baffling trend for those who attend Test matches to don fancy dress.
Manchester United and England defender Chris Smalling has issued an apology for his "insensitive" decision to sport a 'suicide bombing' vest for a fancy dress party.