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Australia has embraced Halloween and our love of dressing up is becoming more popular.  Plus – Halloween is a great excuse to throw a fancy dress party! Halloween originated as the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain.  People would dress up to ward off ghosts before All Saints Day which was on 1 November.   They believed that the barrier between the living and the ghost world of ghouls and spirits .
Size Guide to ordering a corset online
Are you apprehensive about ordering a corset online?? To ensure you select the correct size …… *** YOU NEED TO ORDER A CORSET THAT IS SMALLER THAN YOUR ACTUAL WAIST MEASUREMENTS to allow for the lace up back. *** As a guide: Deduct 5 – 8cm (2 – 3”) from your waist measurements & apply to the chart.  Eg if the style is noted as being a small make, .
Plus Size Lingerie and Clothing
You can shop online at Leopard and Lace for plus size lingerie, costumes and clothing.  We have a great range of plus size corsets that go up to size 6XL,  and fancy dress costumes that go up to size 2XL.  Plus a nice selection of plus size ladies clothing & babydolls. Sexy lingerie and costumes does not have to be just for the petitie sizes and we know that .
Mardi Gras
Part of the fun of Mardi Gras is dressing up in bright, colourful fancy dress costumes.  Mardi Gras themes are popular for parties, balls, parades and just for fun.  Mardi Gras costumes can be as simple as a masquerade mask or feather boa.  However,  most costumes are designed to be more flamboyant and carnival themes are very popular and could include jester or clown.    Popular choices for the women .
How To Put On a Corset
It’s easier to put on your corset if there is someone there to assist you.  However, you can successfully put it on by yourself using the following instructions. Firstly, loosen the lacing at the back all the way open.  Put the corset around you & once the corset is in place fasten the hook & eye/busk by doing the top clasp first and the rest should follow. Reaching behind you, pull the .